Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Cattle Auction Report for 5/26/15

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Receipts:  341    Week Ago:  456    Year Ago:  0

   Too few feeder steers and heifers to establish a price trend, 
undertone steady. Demand moderate to good. Supply light. The
feeder offering consisted of 29 percent steers and bulls, 23 percent heifers
and 33 percent of the feeders were over 600 lbs. Cows 48 percent.
Slaughter Cows steady to firm. 

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 350-375 lbs 307.00-321.00; few
400-500 lbs 301.00-303.00; few 500-525 lbs 280.00-282.00; few 600-650 lbs
230.50-246.00; couple 712 lbs 230.50; couple 868 lbs 190.50. Medium and 
Large 1-2  few 425-475 lbs 253.00-281.00; few 625-650 lbs 225.00-230.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few 425-500 lbs 252.00-269.00;
pkg 508 lbs 254.00; few 650-700 lbs 215.00; pkg 759 lbs 208.50. Medium and
Large 1-2  pkg 295 lbs 245.00; pkg 373 lbs 290.00; few 425-500 lbs 209.00-
244.00; few 500-600 lbs 225.00-232.00.   

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 450-500 lbs 259.00-272.00; few
500-600 lbs 222.00-250.00; few 600-650 lbs 217.00-222.50.


   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80        ------------     -------------     ------------ 
Boning       80-85       108.00-117.00 few 119.00-126.00 few 103.00-108.00   
Lean         85-90       102.00-108.00 few 112.00-118.00 few  86.00-101.00
                                                      shelly  53.00-82.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 Few 1150-2325 lbs 139.00-147.00; High
dressing 152.50-153.00, Low dressing 119.00-133.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1 Few5 yrs to broken mouth 1050-1475 lbs 1st to 
3rd period preg. 1825.00-2275.00 per head.

Cow and Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1 Fancy 5-7 yrs 1300-1500 lbs with 150
-325 lb calves 3175.00-3625.00 per head. Medium and Large 1-2 2 yrs to broken
mouth 975- 1350 lbs with baby to 350 lb calves 2150.00-2900.00. 
 
Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Boonville, MO
         Steve Gill, 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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