Boonville- Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Cattle Auction Report for 03/08/2016
 
Receipts:  1448    Last Week:  289    Year Ago:  677
 
    Compared to two weeks ago, steers 4.00 to 17.00 higher with spots 20.00
higher and heifers mostly steady. Demand good. Supply heavy. Todays auction
featured reputation quality with several pot-loads of top quality feeders.
Feeder offerings around 64 percent steers and 36 percent heifers. Offerings
0ver 600 lbs around 68 percent. Cows and bulls made up 14 percent of total
offering. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium And Large 1  300-400 lbs 215.00-224.00; 400-500 lbs
202.00-232.00; 500-600 lbs 182.00-205.50; 600-700 lbs 160.00-181.50; 700-800
lbs 149.00-160.00; 800-900 lbs 135.00-151.25. Medium And Large 1-2 450-500 lbs
191.00-196.00; 500-600 lbs 170.00-191.00; 600-700 lbs 147.50-161.50; 700-800
lbs 140.50-150.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 182.00-188.50; 400-500 lbs
173.00-188.00; 500-600 lbs 153.50-171.50; 600-700 lbs 149,50-156.00; 40 head
663 lb replacements 158.25; 700-800 lbs 132.50-152.00; 29 head 717 lb replace-
ments 155.00. Medium And Large 1-2 pkg 445 lbs 174.00; 500-600 lbs 155.00-156.00
; 600-650 lbs 142.00-148.00; 750-775 lbs 134.50-140.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  scarce

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      68.00-75.50       -------------    ------------
Boning       80-85      72.00-79.50       80.00-84.00      64.0070.50
Lean         85-90      62.50-69.00       71.00-75.00      54.00-62.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1320-1855 lbs           99.00-104.00      ind 105.00       83.00-95.50

   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
         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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