Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 01/10/2012

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Receipts:   1677    Last Week:  1261    Year Ago:  326
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers 2.00 to 10.00 higher and feeder
heifers 2.00 to 8.00 higher. Demand very good as the feeders in this weeks
auction were very good quality with health programs and mostly weaned. Supply
moderate. Feeder offerings around 61 percent steers and bulls and 39 percent
heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 48 percent. Cows around 11 percent.
Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 283 lbs 190.00; 300-350 lbs 180.00-
182.00; pkg thin fleshed 371 lbs 185.00; 400-500 lbs 165.00-176.00; 500-600 lbs
152.50-168.75; several fancy 550-575 lbs 163.75-167.25; 600-700 lbs 145.00-
162.75; pkg fleshy 685 lbs 144.00; 700-800 lbs 141.50-151.50; 800-900 lbs 131.25
-146.25; 900-950 lbs 126.00-131.25. Medium And Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 157.00-
170.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-155.00; 600-700 lbs 128.00-150.50; pkg 742 lbs 142.50

   Feeder Heifers: Medium And Large 1  300-400 lbs 153.50-162.50; 21 head fancy
393 lbs 166.25; 400-500 lbs 139.00-156.00; few fancy 450-500 lbs 155.50-156.25;
500-600 lbs 140.50-153.00; 600-700 lbs 135.25-143.25; 700-800 lbs 130.00-135.50;
850-900 lbs 122.25-127.25; pkg 919 lbs 125.00. Medium And Large 1-2  350-400 lbs
140.00-142.00; 400-500 lbs 140.00-146.00; 500-600 lbs 126.00-144.25; 600-650 lbs
128.50-137.75; pkg 742 lbs 121.00; 800-900 lbs 123.00-129.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 139.00-161.00; 500-600 lbs    
115.00-144.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      60.00-66.00     69.50-73.00      ------------  
Boning       80-85      61.00-68.50     71.50-75.00      55.50-59.00          
Lean         85-90      50.00-56.00     57.50-64.50      41.00-47.00      

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1405-2345 lbs           80.00-90.00       94.00-101.00     60.00-73.00

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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