Boonville- Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Cattle Auction Report for 08/18/2015
 
Receipts:  219    Last Week:  820    Year Ago:  1086
 
    Not enough feeders to establish trend. Demand moderate. Supply light.  
Feeder offerings around 62 percent steers and bulls and 38 percent heifers.
Offerings over 600 lbs around 34 percent. Cows around 34 percent. Slaughter
cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium And Large 1  few 470-480 lbs 261.00-276.00; few 
550-600 lbs 250.00-255.00; few 600-700 lbs 220.50-234.00; pkg 704 lbs 215.00. 
Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 355 lbs 276.00; few 550-600 lbs 228.00-232.00; few 
600-625 lbs 224.50-226.00; few 700-800 lbs 205.50-208.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 323 lbs 251.00; few 450-500 lbs 
229.00-234.50; few 500-600 lbs 207.00-230.50. Medium and Large 1-2  few 450-
500 lbs 214.50-231.00; few 550-600 lbs 210.00-222.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 450-500 lbs 200.00-244.00; few 550-
600 lbs 220.50-234.00; few 600-700 lbs 203.00-226.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      104.00-110.00     -------------    ------------
Boning       80-85      109.00-115.00     ind 127.00       95.00-103.00
Lean         85-90      103.00-110.50     -------------    90.00-99.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1800 lbs                ind 136.00

   Replacement Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1  to broken mouth 3rd stage
2025.00-2380.00 per head. Medium and Large 2  4 yrs to broken mouth 1st to
3rd stage 1375.00-1950.00 per head.

   Cow-Calf pairs: Medium and Large 1  2 yrs to short solid with baby to 250
lb calves at side 2070.00-2800.00 per pair. Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to
broken mouth with 150-200 lb calves at side 1800.00-1980.00 per pair.   

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service
         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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