Boonville- Missouri Valley Commission Company: Cattle Auction Report for 3/05/2013

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Receipts:  211    Last Week:  No Sale    Year Ago:  1152
 
  Not enough feeders to establish trend. Demand moderate. Supply very light. 
Feeder offerings around 57 percent steers and bulls and 43 percent heifers.
Offerings over 600 lbs around 75 percent. Cows around 24 percent.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  450-500 lbs 153.00-161.00; 500-600 lbs
144.50-155.50; 600-700 lbs 125.50-138.50; pkg 817 lbs 127.00; pkg 911 lbs
122.00; pkg 1025 lbs 115.00. Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 745 lbs 110.25.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 136.50-141.00; 500-600 lbs
125.50-132.50; 600-700 lbs 120.50-127.00; 800-900 lbs 114.25-116.25. Medium and
Large 1-2  pkg 457 lbs 122.00; pkg 622 lbs 105.00; 700-715 lbs 111.50-118.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 699 lbs 112.25.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      72.00-77.00       -------------    ind 69.00
Boning       80-85      77.00-79.00       80.00-83.00      ------------
                              Outstanding 87.00-90.00
Lean         85-90      73.00-77.00       79.50-81.00      65.00-69.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1435-2060 lbs           ind 99.00         102.00-106.00    ind 75.00

   Replacement Cows:  Medium And Large 1  scarce

   Cow-Calf pairs: Medium And Large 1  scarce

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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