Boonville- Missouri Valley Commission Company: Cattle Auction Report for 02/18/2014

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Receipts:  992    Last Week:  894    Year Ago:  867
 
    Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers steady to 4.00 except
for the 500 to 600 lb heifers 9.00 to 12.00 higher. Demand very good. Supply
moderate. Feeder offerings around 55 percent steers and bulls and 45 percent
heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 59 percent. Cows around 23 percent.
Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 374 lbs 221.00; 400-500 lbs 210.00-
221.00; 500-600 lbs 190.00-210.00; 600-700 lbs 172.00-196.50; 700-750 lbs
171.75-174.00; 800-900 lbs 152.00-160.00. Medium and Large 1-2  400-425 lbs
205.00-207.00; 500-600 lbs 183.00-195.00; pkg 680 lbs 170.00; pkg 789 lbs
155.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 200.00-211.00; 400-500 lbs
175.00-198.00; pkg thin fleshed 437 lbs 201.00; 500-600 lbs 170.00-186.00; 600-
700 lbs 155.00-168.75; 700-730 lbs 158.25-159.00; pkg 822 lbs 153.25. Medium and
Large 1-2  600-700 lbs 151.00-167.00; pkg 766 lbs 157.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 198.00-202.00; 500-600 lbs
184.50-190.00. Medium and Large 1-2  600-625 lbs 162.00-169.75; pkg 992 lbs
137.00; pkg 1028 olbs 121.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      ------------      -------------    ------------
Boning       80-85      88.00-97.00       101.00-106.00    79.00-85.50
Lean         85-90      78.00-85.00       88.00-93.00      65.00-74.00
                                                    Shelly 50.00-61.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1255-2165 lbs           102.00-108.00     110.00-113.00    ind 99.00            

   Replacement Cows:  Medium and Large 1  1  to 6 yrs 1080-1375 lbs 3rd
stage 1825.00-2050.00 per head. Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to broken mouth
1035-1575 lbs 1st to 3rd stage 1280.00-1750.00 per head. Medium 1-2  1  to
2 yrs 825-870 lbs 3rd stage 1380.00-1500.00 per head.

   Cow-Calf pairs: Medium and Large 1-2  1  to broken mouth 880-1350 lbs with
baby to 250 lb calves at side 1550.00-1800.00 per pair. Medium 1-2  2 yrs to
4 yrs 750-805 lbs with baby calves at side 1260.00-1370.00 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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