Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Cattle Auction Report for 9/22/15                 
 
Receipts:  469    Week Ago:  320    Year Ago:  401    

   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers sold 5.00 to 10.00 lower. 
Slaughter cows 4.00 to 6.00 lower. Supply and demand moderate. Cows and bulls 
accounted for 24 percent of the total offering. The feeder supply consisted of 29 
percent steers and bulls and 71 percent heifers; 63 percent of the total offering 
weighed over 600 lbs.  

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 240.00-246.00; 500-600 lbs 
215.00-226.00; lot 732 lbs 198.25; 800-900 lbs 189.25-192.25.  Medium and Large 
1-2  400-500 lbs 230.00-231.00; 600-700 lbs 193.50-195.25.  Large 1-2  pkg 665 
lbs 193.25.  

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 418 lbs 237.00; 500-600 lbs 203.00-
205.50; 600-700 lbs 199.25-204.75; 700-800 lbs 180.00-190.00.  Medium and Large 
1-2  300-400 lbs 220.00-221.00; 400-500 lbs 200.00-205.00; 500-600 lbs 175.50-
188.50, thin 204.00-204.50; pkg 744 lbs 170.00.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 633 
lbs 165.50.    

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80        95.00-102.50       ind. 110.00     90.00-93.00 
Boning       80-85        94.00-100.00       ind. 105.00     85.00-90.00 
Lean         85-90        88.00-94.00      -------------     79.00-82.00 

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1650-2050 lbs 125.00-134.00.

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