Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 11/01/2011

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Receipts:   1478    Last Week:  1182    Year Ago:   934
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers steady to 4.00 higher and feeder heifers
Steady to 5.00 higher. Demand very good. Supply moderate. Feeder offerings
Around 49 percent steers and bulls and 51 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 
Lbs around 53 percent. Cows around 15 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-350 lbs 172.00-181.00; 350-400 lbs
161.00-171.00; 400-500 lbs 145.00-161.00; 500-600 lbs 135.00-150.00; 600-700
Lbs 134.25-144.50; 700-800 lbs 130.00-138.75; pkg 829 lbs 133.50; 900-1000 lbs
114.00-127.75. Medium And Large 1-2  300-350 lbs 151.50-157.00; 400-500 lbs 
130.00-148.50; 500-600 lbs 126.00-139.50; 600-650 lbs 117.00-127.50; pkg 783
Lbs 130.00.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium And Large 1  300-350 lbs 136.50-149.00; 350-400 lbs  
143.00-160.00; 400-500 lbs 129.00-138.00; 500-600 lbs 125.50-138.50; 600-700 lbs
135.00-141.85; 700-800 lbs 123.00-137.50; pkg 853 lbs 117.75. Medium And Large
1-2  350-400 lbs 117.50-121.50; 400-500 lbs 119.00-131.25; 500-550 lbs 120.00-
129.00; 600-700 lbs 118.50-130.00; 750-800 lbs 116.00-125.50; pkg 828 lbs 96.50;
Pkg 905 lbs 103.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 128.00-150.00; 500-600 lbs   
112.50-132.00; 600-700 lbs 110.00-118.00; pkg 895 lbs 100.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      57.00-62.50       64.00-65.00      ------------              
Boning       80-85      57.00-62.50       63.00-68.50      50.00-56.00
Lean         85-90      45.00-52.00       54.00-58.50      31.00-42.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1020-1810 lbs           68.50-76.50       78.50-82.50      50.00-62.50

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service
         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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