Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Cattle Auction Report for 02/23/2016
 
Receipts:  739    Week Ago:  486    Year Ago:  907
 
    On comparable sales to last week, steers and heifers 2.00 to 8.00 higher.
Demand good. Supply moderate. Feeder offerings around 62 percent steers and 
bulls and 38 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 36 percent. Cows
And bulls around 19 percent of total offering. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium And Large 1  pkg 333 lbs 226.00; 500-600 lbs 168.50-
193.00; 600-700 lbs 154.75-177.50; 700-800 lbs 148.00-162.50; pkg 868 lbs 144.00
. Medium And Large 1-2  450-475 lbs 175.50-182.00; 500-600 lbs 161.50-182.00;
pkg 622 lbs 160.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 192.00-203.00; 400-500 lbs
178.50-182.50; 500-600 lbs 157.00-170.50; 600-700 lbs 147.50-156.50; 700-800
140.50-145.50. Medium And Large 1-2  500-600 lbs 155.50-157.00; 600-700 lbs
142.50-145.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1  400-450 lbs 191.50-206.00; 500-600 lbs
171.25-188.50; pkg 635 lbs 164.50. Medium And Large 1-2  pkg 768 lbs 148.75.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      69.00-76.00       -------------    62.00-67.50
Boning       80-85      66.00-74.00       75.00-82.00      61.00-66.00
                                      ind 84.00
Lean         85-90      63.50-68.00       72.00-74.00      54.00-62.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1160-1910 lbs           97.00-99.00       100.00-108.00    89.00-92.00

   Replacement Cows:  Medium And Large 1-2  scarce

   Cow-Calf pairs: Medium And Large 1-2  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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