Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Cattle Auction Report for 08/05/14

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Receipts:  713    Week Ago:  N/A    Year Ago:  230

   No recent price comparison available as the last reported market was three 
weeks ago. Lots of variety in this week’s offering, including near 200 head of 
comingled Braunvieh cattle from local producers. Supply moderate and demand 
moderate to good. Cows and bulls accounted for 10 percent of the total offering.  
The feeder supply consisted of 49 percent steers and bulls and 51 percent 
heifers; 61 percent of all the feeder cattle weighed over 600 lbs.   

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  lot 486 lbs 276.50; 500-600 lbs 244.00-
252.00; pkg 628 lbs 249.00; 700-800 lbs 230.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 583 
lbs 248.00; 600-700 lbs 229.50-245.50; 700-800 lbs 225.50-226.00; 800-900 lbs 
211.00-216.00.  Large 1-2  lot 450 lbs 265.00; lot 537 lbs 258.50; part load 633 
lbs 245.50; part load 704 lbs 233.50; pkg 806 lbs. 217.00.  

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 371 lbs 276.00; 400-500 lbs 249.00; 
600-700 lbs 219.00-224.00; 700-800 lbs 210.00-214.00; pkg 840 lbs 191.25.  
Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 250.00-273.00; 400-500 lbs 236.00-244.50; 600-
700 lbs 219.00-220.00; part load 731 lbs 213.25.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 434 
lbs 227.00; pkg 517 lbs 223.00.  Large 1-2  lot 448 lbs 249.00; lot 546 lbs 
238.50; 600-700 lbs 208.00-228.50; lot 713 lbs 216.50.  Medium 1-2  400-500 lbs 
242.00-244.00; pkg 532 lbs 237.00.  

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 240.00-260.00; 500-600 lbs 
229.00-246.00; pkg 692 lbs 220.00; pkg 804 lbs 196.00.  

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80       118.00-130.00     131.00-137.00     ------------
Boning       80-85       117.00-129.00     129.00-135.00     ------------
Lean         85-90        99.00-109.00     -------------      ind. 86.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1000-2025 lbs 146.00-149.00; high dressing 
150.00-155.00; low dressing 129.00-131.00. 

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Boonville, MO
         Tracey Thompson, 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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