Boonville- Missouri Valley Commission Company: Cattle Auction Report for 5/14/2013

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Receipts:  1109    Last Week:  458    Year Ago:  596
 
  Compared to last week’s light offering, no good price comparison was 
available. This week’s offering was made up of mostly good quality, 
light-fleshed yearlings. Demand good. Supply moderate. Feeder 
offerings around 63 percent steers and bulls and 37 percent 
heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 73 percent. Cows around 16 
percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 150.00-158.00; 500-600
lbs 144.00-155.50; 600-700 lbs 131.00-143.00; pkg 608 lb calves 130.00;
several thin-fleshed 616-634 lbs 144.50-146.75; pkg thin-fleshed 690 lbs
147.75; 700-800 lbs 129.25-135.50; several thin-fleshed 713-714 lbs 146.75-
148.75; 800-850 lbs 122.50-128.25; several thin-fleshed 801-842 lbs 130.00-
130.25. Medium and Large 1-2  400-450 lbs 145.50-156.00; 500-600 lbs 138.50-
149.00; pkg 669 lbs 128.00; 830-835 lbs 124.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 144.50-146.00; 400-500 lbs
133.00-142.50; 500-600 lbs 130.00-134.50; several fleshy 570-585 lbs 125.00-
125.50; 600-700 lbs 129.00-139.00; 700-800 lbs 126.50-130.50. Medium and Large
1-2  few 492 lbs 132.00-136.50; 500-600 lbs 120.75-126.50; 600-700 lbs 119.50-
125.00; pkg 800 lbs 120.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 132.50-149.00; 550-600 lbs
131.50-138.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      79.00-82.50       -------------    72.00-77.00
Boning       80-85      76.00-80.00       81.00-84.00      69.50-74.50
                              Outstanding 87.00-89.00
Lean         85-90      73.00-79.00       80.00-85.00      62.00-71.00
                                                    Shelly 57.00-60.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1125-2250 lbs           95.00-103.00      105.00-112.00    86.00-93.00         


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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