Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Cattle Auction Report for 04/07/2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Receipts:  280    Week Ago:  409    Year Ago:  1184
 
    Not enough feeders to establish trend. Feeder offerings around 58 percent 
Steers and bulls and 42 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 44
Percent. Demand good. Supply light. Cows around 29 percent. Slaughter cows
Mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 467 lbs 298.00; 500-600 lbs 271.00-
299.00; 600-700 lbs 221.00-266.00; 700-800 lbs 213.00-233.00. Medium and Large
1-2  pkg 448 lbs 278.00; 500-600 lbs 235.00-265.00; pkg 700 lbs 216.00. 

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 385 lbs 251.00; 400-450 lbs 259.00- 
274.00; 500-600 lbs 221.00-231.00; 600-700 lbs 213.50-232.00. Medium and Large
1-2  350-400 lbs 259.00-271.00; 450-500 lbs 210.50-240.00; 500-600 lbs 214.00-
237.00; 600-650 lbs 207.00-214.00; pkg 745 lbs 206.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 440 lbs 282.00; pkg 627 lbs 213.00;
Pkg 865 lbs 165.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      92.00-102.00      -------------    ------------
Boning       80-85      101.00-110.00     114.00-118.00    95.00-100.00
Lean         85-90      105.00-112.00     ind 114.00       95.00-99.00
                                                    Shelly 81.00-87.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1455-2055 lbs           138.00-140.00     -------------    ------------

   Replacement Cows:  Medium and Large 1  scarce

   Cow-Calf pairs: Medium and Large 1  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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