Boonville- Missouri Valley Commission Company: Cattle Auction Report for 02/25/2014

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Receipts:  896    Last Week:  992    Year Ago:  No Sale
 
    Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers mostly steady. Demand
good. Supply moderate. Feeder offerings around 62 percent steers and bulls
and 38 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 53 percent. Cows
around 16 percent. Slaughter cows sold mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 387 lbs 242.00; 400-500 lbs 223.00
-243.00; 500-600 lbs 189.00-200.00; 600-700 lbs 170.50-186.50; 700-800 lbs
165.25-171.50; 850-900 lbs 154.75-157.00; pkg 916 lbs 155.25. Medium and Large
1-2  pkg 397 lbs 222.00; 500-600 lbs 178.00-191.00; 600-700 lbs 168.00-175.00;
Pkg 743 lbs 165.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 199.00-213.00; 400-500 lbs
180.00-190.00; 500-600 lbs 165.50-182.00; 600-700 lbs 160.50-169.50; 700-750
Lbs 162.75-163.50. Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 181.00-186.00; 400-500 lbs
170.50-196.00; 500-600 lbs 155.00-169.50; 600-700 lbs 150.50-155.50; pkg 767
Lbs 156.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 355 lbs 242.00; pkg 439 lbs 236.00;
500-600 lbs 170.50-203.50; pkg 647 lbs 165.00. Medium and Large 1-2  500-600
Lbs 156.50-186.50; 650-655 lbs 165.00; pkg 756 lbs 151.75.

   Slaughter Cows:
        Percent Lean   Avg. Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      ------------      -------------    82.00-88.00
Boning       80-85      87.00-95.00       98.00-102.00     75.00-84.00
Lean         85-90      80.00-86.00       87.00-91.00      69.00-79.00
                                                    Shelly 55.00-66.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1255-2165 lbs           104.00-108.00     112.00-118.50    ------------

Feeder/Stocker Cows:  1  to 3 yrs 620-1205 lbs 115.00-140.00; few 4 yrs
635-1035 lbs 100.00-122.00.          

   Replacement Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 4 yrs to broken mouth 1210-
1435 lbs 1160.00-1475.00 per head.

   Cow-Calf pairs: Medium and Large 1-2  6 yrs to short solid 1250-1450 lbs
With baby to 400 lb calves at side 1525.00-2125.00 per head.

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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