Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 02/14/2012

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Receipts:   426   Last Week:  972    Year Ago:   1738
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 600 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 higher,
Over 600 lbs mostly steady and feeder heifers mostly steady. Supply very
Light. Feeder offerings around 54 percent steers and bulls and 46 percent
Heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 49 percent. Cows around 6 percent.
Slaughter cows mostly steady. 

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 365 lbs 199.00; 400-500 lbs 187.00
-201.00; 500-600 lbs 182.50-191.00; 600-700 lbs 158.00-166.00; 700-800 lbs
144.50-151.75; 800-850 lbs 145.75-148.75; pkg 903 lbs 132.00. Medium And Large
1-2  400-500 lbs 175.00-188.00; 500-600 lbs 165.50-181.00.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium And Large 1  350-400 lbs 168.00-176.50; 400-500 lbs
159.00-173.00; 500-600 lbs 142.00-163.00; 600-700 lbs 142.00-154.75; 700-800
Lbs 138.50-155.75; pkg fleshy 800 lbs 125.75. Medium And Large 1-2  350-400
Lbs 149.50-160.00; 450-500 lbs 152.00-158.50; 500-600 lbs 135.00-152.00; 600-
700 lbs 136.00-145.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  300-320 lbs 195.00-199.00; 400-500 lbs    
149.00-189.00; 500-600 lbs 152.50-169.00; 600-700 lbs 145.00-153.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      ------------    -----------      ------------  
Boning       80-85      67.00-74.50     77.00-84.00      ------------
Lean         85-90      57.00-67.00     -----------      ------------     

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1505-1931 lbs           88.00-90.00     5 head 105.50    ind 76.00

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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