Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Cattle Auction Report for 03/10/2015

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Receipts:  677    Week Ago:  244    Year Ago:  945
 
    Compared to last week’s light feeder offering, all steers and heifers sold 
on a higher undertone. Demand good. Supply light to moderate. Feeder offerings
around 63 percent steers and bulls and 37 percent heifers. Offerings over 600
lbs around 66 percent. Cows around 17 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 312.00-326.00; 400-500 lbs
270.50-308.00; 500-600 lbs 265.00-291.00; 600-700 lbs 229.00-263.00; 700-800
Lbs 208.00-230.00; 800-900 lbs 191.00-204.00; 900-950 lbs 184.00-188.25; pkg
1019 lbs 175.50. Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 549 lbs 257.00; 600-700 lbs 229.00-
243.00; 850-900 lbs 180.50-188.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 259.00-299.00; 500-600 lbs 
233.00-257.00; 600-700 lbs 210.50-223.50; 700-800 lbs 192.50-219.00. Medium 
And Large 1-2  pkg 496 lbs 256.00; 500-600 lbs 210.50-239.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 392 lbs 305.00; pkg 420 lbs 281.00;
500-600 lbs 2340.50-267.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      105.00-110.00     114.00-119.00    ind 95.00
Boning       80-85      106.00-115.00     116.00-122.00    99.00-104.00
Lean         85-90      103.00-107.00     109.00-118.00    89.00-99.00
                                                    Shelly 75.00-84.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1108-2130 lbs           131.00-138.00     140.00-153.00    126.00-128.00

   Replacement Cows:  Medium And Large 1-2  few 2 yrs to broken mouth 1st to
3rd stage 1650.00-2300.00 per head.

   Cow-Calf pairs: Medium And Large 1-2  scarce

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