Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 12/06/2011

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Receipts:  1284    Last Week:  1376    Year Ago:  1499
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers mostly steady. Demand
Good. Supply moderate. Feeder offerings around 64 percent steers and bulls
And 36 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 53 percent. Cows
Around 13 percent. Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 342 lbs 180.00; 400-500 lbs 158.00-
165.00; 500-600 lbs 148.00-159.50; 600-700 lbs 139.00-149.50; 700-800 lbs
136.00-143.75; 800-850 lbs 134.00-137.75; 900-960 lbs 126.00-131.00. Medium And
Large 1-2  pkg 392 lbs 160.00; 450-500 lbs 151.50-156.50; 500-600 lbs 142.50-
152.75; 600-700 lbs 127.00-137.00; 700-735 lbs 124.00-131.25.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium And Large 1  300-350 lbs 148.00-153.00; 450-500 lbs  
139.00-142.50; 500-600 lbs 133.00-142.25; 600-700 lbs 127.50-141.00; 700-750 lbs
128.50-139.50; pkg 844 lbs 127.00. Medium And Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 130.00-
141.50; 500-600 lbs 124.50-137.25; 650-675 lbs 126.00-128.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 161.00-174.00; 450-500 lbs  
129.50-148.00; 500-600 lbs 127.00-146.00; 600-700 lbs 121.00-139.00; 700-800 lbs
117.00-127.50; pkg 843 lbs 118.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      60.00-68.50       ind 76.00        ind 58.00       
Boning       80-85      60.00-64.00       65.00-71.00      51.50-59.50
                                          Ind 74.50          
Lean         85-90      50.00-55.00       56.50-62.00      41.50-47.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1295-2385 lbs           73.50-79.00       ind 80.50        60.00-70.50

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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