Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Cattle Auction Report for 2/19/2013

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Receipts:  867    Last Week:  999    Year Ago:  2007
 
  Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers mostly steady. Demand 
moderate to good. Supply light. Feeder offerings around 65 percent steers
and bulls 35 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 50 percent. Cows
around 39 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-350 lbs 186.00-191.00; 450-500 lbs
164.00-168.00; 500-600 lbs 153.00-166.00; pkg fleshy 555 lbs 140.00; 600-700
lbs 132.00-152.00; pkg 623 lb calves 130.00; pkg fleshy 684 lbs 132.00; 700-
800 lbs 129.00-135.30; 800-900 lbs 120.00-130.00; few fleshy 802-822 lbs 120.00;
pkg 915 lbs 124.50; pkg fleshy 927 lbs 120.00. Medium and Large 1-2  350-400
lbs 176.00-179.00; 400-500 lbs 150.00-170.00; pkg 535 lbs 148.00; 600-700 lbs
130.00-140.00; pkg 814 lbs 120.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 157.00-168.00; 400-500 lbs
143.00-159.00; 500-600 lbs 132.00-144.00; pkg fleshy 500 lbs 135.00; pkg fleshy
565 lbs 128.00; 600-700 lbs 128.00-134.50; pkg 690 lb calves 121.00; 700-800 lbs
120.00-124.50. Medium and Large 1-2  400-450 lbs 140.00-143.00; 500-600 lbs
125.00-137.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 350 lbs 177.00; 400-450 lbs 169.00-
174.00. Medium and Large 1-2  400-450 lbs 150.00-158.00; 500-600 lbs 129.00-
156.00; 600-700 lbs 117.00-130.00; 750-755 lbs 116.00-118.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      75.00-79.50       80.50-84.50      65.00-73.50
Boning       80-85      74.00-79.50       80.00-84.50      65.00-73.50
                              Outstanding 85.00-88.00 
Lean         85-90      70.50-76.00       77.00-82.00      60.50-68.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1180-2125 lbs           97.00-102.00      105.00-107.00    88.50-97.00

   Replacement Cows:  Medium and Large 1  3 yrs to short solid 1185-1480 lbs
2nd to 3rd stage 1400.00-1575.00 per head; pkg fancy 5 yrs to 6 yrs 1382 lbs
3rd stage 1925.00. Medium and Large 1-2  1  to short solid 885-1565 lbs 1st
to 3rd stage 1010.00-1350.00 per head.

   Cow-Calf pairs: Medium and Large 1  4 yrs to 6 yrs 1075-1735 lbs with
baby to 325 lb calves at side and most cows bred back in 1st and 2nd stage
1525.00-1750.00 per pair. Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to broken mouth 925-
1575 lbs with baby to 325 lb calves at side and some cows bred back in 1st
and 2nd stage 1210.00-1460.00 per pair.  

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service
         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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