Boonville-Missouri Valley Commission Company: Cattle Auction Report for 06/04/13

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Receipts:   584    Week ago:  336    Year ago:  1340   

  Compared to last week, no good recent price comparison on feeder steers and
heifers, undertone firm to higher.  Demand good.  Supply light, mostly feeders
over 550 lbs, near 65 pct steers, 20 pct heifers, 15 pct cows and 30 pct mostly
steers over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows mostly steady.

  Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 two small pkgs 375-400 lbs 167.00-171.00;
small pkgs 500-600 lbs 149.00-155.50; 625-700 lbs 135.00-147.50; pkg and lot
710-775 lbs 130.00-136.25; pot-load 910 lbs 123.25.  Medium and Large 1-2 two
pkgs 585-615 lbs 142.00-142.50; two pkgs 825-830 lbs 124.75-128.25; two pkgs
860-960 lbs 119.00-119.75.

  Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 two small pkgs 445-490 lbs 138.00-142.00;
small pkgs 500-575 lbs 130.00-135.75.  Medium and Large 1-2 two pkgs 465-480 lbs
137.50-139.75; few pkgs 550-575 lbs 130.00-130.50; small pkgs 600-700 lbs 124.50
128.50; pkg 735 lbs 125.00.
  
  Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 two pkgs 575-600 lbs 134.50-136.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breakers    70-80       77.00-82.00      82.00-85.50       68.50-75.50 
Boners      80-85       77.00-82.00      82.00-86.00       68.50-76.00 
                                         Ind 90.00   
Lean        85-90       72.00-77.00      80.00-85.00       69.00-72.00 
                                                                              
                                                                           
   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2 
1250-2150 lbs           93.50-99.00      102.00-104.00    -----------  
                                                  

Source: MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Boonville, MO
        Roger Parker, 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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