Boonville- Missouri Valley Commission Company: Cattle Auction Report for 08/12/2014

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Receipts:  230    Last Week:  713    Year Ago:  671
 
   Not enough feeder cattle on hand for a market test.  Very few cattle moving 
around the mid-state area and producers just enjoying the unbelievably mild 
weather and adequate moisture.  Also, many rural folks participating and/or 
enjoying the Missouri State Fair.  Slaughter cows and bulls sold fully steady 
with last week.  Receipts were made up 35 percent cows and bulls with the 
balance feeders.  The feeder run included 56 percent steers, 25 percent 
heifers, and 19 percent feeder bulls with 41 percent weighing over 600 lbs.
	
   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 540 lbs 260.00; 600-700 lbs 240.00-
243.00, pkg unweaned 640 lbs 227.50; few 800-900 lbs 200.00-213.50.  Medium and 
Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 269.00-303.00; 400-500 lbs 247.00-280.00; 500-600 lbs 
239.00-254.00; few 700-725 lbs 220.50-229.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 few 725-750 lbs fleshy 176.00-185.00.  
Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 250.00-265.00; 400-450 lbs 241.00-250.00, 
fleshy 229.00-232.00; 600-650 lbs 209.00; 700-750 lbs 185.00-191.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 380 lbs 271.00; 450-500 lbs 249.00-
255.00; 500-600 lbs 226.00-240.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
                Percent Lean    Avg Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing
Breaking            70-80      117.00-120.00    125.00-129.00    111.50-112.00  
Boning              80-85      118.00-125.00    128.00-138.00         114.00
Lean                85-90      114.00-118.00         130.00        91.00-95.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1410-1975 lbs 137.00-149.00, high dressing 
150.00-156.00, low dressing 124.00-131.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2 few 2-4 year old 840-1165 lb good quality 
black 1st stage bred cows 1900.00-2075.00; few 7 years to aged average quality 
mixed colored mostly 2nd stage bred cows 1925.00-2260.00 per head.

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service
         Corbitt Wall, OIC Market Reporter, 816-238-0678
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS159.txt
 
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