Jefferson City, MO Wed Mar 02, 2016 MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company
Cattle Auction Report for 03/01/2016
 
Receipts:  289    Week Ago:  739    Year Ago:  244
 
    Not enough feeders to establish trends. Demand moderate. Supply light.
Feeder offerings around 53 percent steers and bulls and 47 percent heifers.
Offerings over 600 lbs around 51 percent. Cows and bulls around 35 percent
0f total offering. Slaughter cows 2.00 to 5.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium And Large 1  400-450 lbs 203.00-210.00; pkg 544 lbs
180.50; 600-700 lbs 161.50-165.50; 700-800 lbs 140.00-155.25. Medium And Large
1-2  pkg 450 lbs 207.00; 500-600 lbs 160.00-180.00; 600-650 lbs 165.50-167.00;
pkg 835 lbs 145.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 436 lbs 186.00; pkg 625 lbs 135.50.
Medium And Large 1-2  pkg 390 lbs 169.00; 400-500 lbs 154.50-170.00; 500-600
lobs 143.50-159.50; 600-700 lbs 128.50-142.50; 700-725 lbs 135.00-140.00.
142.50-145.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  600-700 lbs 130.00-154.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      73.00-78.00       -------------    ------------
Boning       80-85      73.00-79.00       80.00-87.00      67.00-72.00
Lean         85-90      64.00-70.00       73.50-78.00      55.00-62.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1130-2150 lbs           100.00-105.00     ind 107.00       ------------

   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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