Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 11/08/2011

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Receipts:   1223    Last Week:  1478    Year Ago:   1360
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers mostly steady to 4.00
higher in spots, except for 600 to 700 lb heifers 4.00 to 6.00 lower. Demand
good. Supply moderate. Feeder offerings around 50 percent steers and bulls  
and 50 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 26 percent. Cows around
16 percent. Slaughter cows 1.00 to 3.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 159.00-170.00; 400-500 lbs
147.00-163.50; 500-600 lbs 142.50-159.50; 600-700 lbs 133.50-145.00; pkg 677
Lb calves 130.75; 700-800 lbs 133.00-136.75; few 800-803 lbs 133.50-137.75.
Medium And Large 1-2  300-315 lbs 147.00-148.00; 400-500 lbs 133.00-146.00; 
550-600 lbs 126.00-137.00; 600-650 lbs 127.00-128.00.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium And Large 1  300-400 lbs 136.00-143.00; 400-500 lbs  
132.00-140.25; 500-600 lbs 129.00-139.75; 600-700 lbs 124.00-137.50; pkg fancy
654 lbs 138.50; 750-800 lbs 124.00-125.50. Medium And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
124.00-133.50; 400-500 lbs 121.00-132.00; 500-600 lbs 118.00-127.00; 600-615 lbs
122.50-126.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 140.00-143.00; 400-500 lbs    
127.00-140.00; 500-600 lbs 120.00-152.00; 800-850 lbs 109.00-123.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      54.25-58.50       -----------      ------------     
Boning       80-85      57.00-61.50       62.25-65.00      50.00-56.00
Lean         85-90      45.25-50.50       51.00-56.50      35.00-46.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1170-2145 lbs           64.00-69.00       -----------      54.00-63.00

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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