Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 10/25/2011

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Receipts:   1182    Last Week:  1215    Year Ago:   1001
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 600 lbs. mostly steady, over 600
lbs. 3.00 to 6.00 higher and feeder heifers 2.00 to 6.00 lower. Demand moderate
to good. Supply moderate. Feeder offerings around 61 percent steers and bulls
and 39 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs. around 32 percent. Cows around
8 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 283 lbs 167.00; 300-400 lbs 161.00-
170.00; 400-500 lbs 145.00-159.50; 500-600 lbs 135.50-154.75; 600-700 lbs 133.50
-147.00; 700-800 lbs 132.25-143.25; 800-825 lbs 127.50-131.00. Medium And Large
1-2  350-400 lbs 142.00-150.00; 450-500 lbs 126.00-142.50; 500-600 lbs 127.00-
136.00; 600-700 lbs 124.00-133.50.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium And Large 1  300-400 lbs 136.00-146.00; 400-500 lbs  
127.00-138.25; 500-600 lbs 120.50-131.50; 600-700 lbs 120.50-125.00. Medium
And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 119.00-132.00; 400-500 lbs 116.00-128.50; 500-515 lbs
119.00-125.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 115.00-135.00; 500-600 lbs 
112.50-129.00; 600-650 lbs 112.50-125.00; 750-760 lbs 109.00-112.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      59.00-64.50       -----------      ------------ 
Boning       80-85      56.00-62.50       63.00-67.50      46.50-53.50
Lean         85-90      46.00-51.50       53.00-58.50      36.00-45.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1030-2135 lbs           61.00-67.00       70.00-77.00      -----------

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Boonville, MO 
         Brian K. Fleischmann, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS132.txt

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