Boonville- Missouri Valley Commission Company: Cattle Auction Report for 12/03/2013

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Receipts:  824    Last Week:  636    Year Ago:  809
 
    Compared to last week, feeder steers under 700 lbs steady to 7.00
higher with spots 10.00 higher and feeder heifers steady to 2.00 higher.
Demand good. Supply moderate. Feeder offerings around 59 percent steers
and bulls and 41 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 19 percent.
Cows around 24 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 214.00-215.00; 400-500
lbs 180.00-209.00; 500-600 lbs 163.50-182.00; 24 head fancy 525 lbs 189.50;
pkg thin fleshed 506 lbs 190.00; 600-700 lbs 160.00-172.00; pkg 770 lbs
155.00. Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 190.50-201.00; 400-500 lbs 161.00-
190.00; 500-600 lbs 160.50-176.00; pkg 610 lbs 150.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 172.00-177.00; 400-500
lbs 161.00-173.00; 500-600 lbs 151.40-169.50; 600-700 lbs 145.00-151.50.
Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 137.00-141.00; 400-500 lbs 138.00-163.00;  
500-600 lbs 145.00-158.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1  pkg 345 lbs 220.00; 400-500 lbs 169.50-
198.00; 500-600 lbs 160.50-167.00. Medium And Large 1-2  550-600 lbs 150.50-
152.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      78.00-82.00       84.00-87.00      69.00-74.00
Boning       80-85      75.00-81.00       82.00-89.00      70.00-74.50
                                          Ind 90.00
Lean         85-90      72.00-78.00       80.00-87.00      65.00-71.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1365-2215 lbs           91.00-96.00       ind 104.00       82.00-84.00              

   Replacement Cows:  Medium And Large 1-2  5 yrs to broken mouth 1020-
1745 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 1000.00-1525.00 per head.

   Cow-Calf pairs: Medium And Large 1-2  6 yrs to broken mouth 1025-1615
Lbs with baby to 250 lb calves at side 1360.00 to 1725.00 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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