Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Cattle Auction Report for 8/11/15

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Receipts:  820    Week Ago:  N/A    Year Ago:  230

   No recent price comparison available as the most recently reported sale was 
three weeks ago. Several nice strings of cattle available for buyers to put 
together, mostly heavyweights with all the work done. Supply moderate and demand 
moderate to good. Cows and bulls accounted for 07 percent of the total offering.  
The feeder supply consisted of 51 percent steers and bulls and 49 percent 
heifers; 74 percent of all the feeder cattle weighed over 600 lbs. 

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 491 lbs 293.00; pkg 548 lbs 276.00; 
600-700 lbs 225.00-236.50; lot 766 lbs 229.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 411 
lbs 280.00; 500-600 lbs 254.00-255.00; 600-700 lbs 223.00-225.50; 700-800 lbs 
212.50-217.50.  Large 1-2  part load 617 lbs 233.50; 700-800 lbs 210.50-223.75.  
Large 2  pkg 455 lbs 251.00; lot 554 lbs 245.00; lot 776 lbs 211.10.  Medium 1-2  
pkg 656 lbs 225.00.  Medium 2  pkg 721 lbs 203.50.  

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 lot 464 lbs 250.00; 500-600 lbs 230.00-
235.75; 600-700 lbs 216.00-224.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 246.00-
250.00; 500-600 lbs 218.25-221.50; 600-700 lbs 209.00-222.50; 700-800 lbs 
200.00-208.00.  Large 1-2  lot 547 lbs 228.00; 600-700 lbs 219.75-220.00; 700-
800 lbs 198.50-210.00.  Large 2  pkg 423 lbs 221.00; lot 689 lbs 209.35; pkg 760 
lbs 196.00.  

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 408 lbs 279.00.  

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80       108.00-113.50     -------------     ------------ 
Boning       80-85       105.00-114.50     119.00-127.00     ------------ 
Lean         85-90       100.00-108.00     113.00-115.50     ------------

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1425-1750 lbs 135.00-138.00; few low dressing 125.00-130.00.  

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service 
         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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