Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 11/15/2011

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Receipts:   1284    Last Week:  1223    Year Ago:   1364
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers 3.00 to 6.00 higher, feeder heifers
under 500 lbs 5.00 to 8.00 higher and over 500 lbs mostly steady. Demand very
good. Supply moderate. Feeder offerings around 63 percent steers and bulls and
37 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 38 percent. Cows around 13
percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 158.00-165.50; 400-500 lbs
156.50-166.00; 500-600 lbs 147.50-162.50; 25 head 593-597 lb calves 143.75-
144.75; pkg fancy 555 lbs 158.50; 600-700 lbs 136.00-150.25; 700-800 lbs 
136.00-145.75; 800-900 lbs 135.75-143.50. Medium And Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 
135.00-147.50; 400-500 lbs 143.50-154.50; 500-600 lbs 137.00-147.00; 600-
700 lbs 134.00-141.50.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium And Large 1  350-400 lbs 141.00-150.00; 400-500 lbs  
132.50-148.50; 500-600 lbs 131.00-139.00; 600-700 lbs 126.00-137.00; 700-800
lbs 123.00-134.25; 800-900 lbs 123.00-131.00. Medium And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
136.00-147.00; 400-500 lbs 119.00-127.50; 550-600 lbs 128.00-129.00; 650-675 lbs
120.00-126.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 138.50-157.00; 500-600  
lbs 121.00-156.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      57.00-62.00       -----------      Ind 54.50              
Boning       80-85      58.50-63.50       64.00-68.50      50.50-57.50
Lean         85-90      43.00-49.00       52.00-56.00      30.00-41.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1200-1720 lbs           62.00-70.00       -----------      50.00-58.50

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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