Boonville- Missouri Valley Commission Company: Cattle Auction Report for 03/25/2014

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Receipts:  594    Last Week:  583    Year Ago:  N/A
 
    Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers mostly steady. Demand
good. Supply light. Feeder offerings around 63 percent steers and bulls and
37 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 32 percent. Cows around
25 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 234.00-252.00; 500-600 lbs
216.00-234.00; 600-700 lbs 175.50-199.50; 700-800 lbs 165.00-170.50. Medium
and Large 1-2  400-450 lbs 232.00-239.00; 500-600 lbs 191.50-216.00; 600-700
lbs 170.50-182.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 228.00-232.00; 400-500 lbs
195.00-225.00; 500-600 lbs 180.00-191.50; pkg 662 lbs 171.25; pkg 820 lbs
153.25. Medium And Large 1-2  pkg 388 lbs 220.00; 400-450 lbs 191.00-201.00;
Pkg 651 lbs 164.25; pkg 749 lbs 156.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1  350-400 lbs 242.00-254.00; 400-450 lbs
209.00-248.00;500-600 lbs 180.00-213.00. Medium And Large 1-2  pkg 362 lbs
226.00; pkg 673 lbs 164.50; pkg 955 lbs 150.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      92.00-96.00       97.00-104.00     ------------
                                          Ind 115.00
Boning       80-85      85.00-92.00       94.00-99.00      ------------
                              Outstanding 102.00-112.00
Lean         85-90      80.00-87.00       90.00-100.00     74.00-78.00
                                                    Shelly 60.00-65.50
   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1050-2165 lbs           113.00-123.00     127.00-135.00    101.00-110.00

Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium And Large 1-2  1   to 2 yrs 580-1050 122.00-
154.00; 3 yrs to 5 yrs 685-1165 lbs 100.00-133.00.

   Replacement Cows:  Medium And Large 1-2  1  to broken mouth 835-1545 lbs 
1st to 3rd stage 1235.00-1725.00 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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