Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Cattle Auction Report for 4/05/16                 
 
Receipts:  326    Week Ago:  461    Year Ago:  280 

   Compared to last week, to few feeder steers and heifers to 
establish a price trend. Demand moderate to good. Supply light. The
feeder offering consisted of near 41 percent steers and bulls, near
21 percent heifers and 21 percent of the total feeder offering was
over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls around 38 percent of the total offering.
Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 Few 300-350 lbs 214.00-221.00;
400-425 lbs 191.00-196.00; 450-500 lbs 182.00-191.00; 525-550 lbs 
170.50-180.50; Pkg 605 lbs 163.50; 675-700 lbs 145.50-157.00; 
Few 750 lbs 140.50-145.00; 800-825 lbs 135.50-139.00. Medium and Large
1-2 Pkg 348 lbs 200.00; Pkg 358 lbs 191.00; Pkg 460 lbs 178.00; 550-
575 lbs 161.00-167.00; Pkg 625 lbs 155.00; Pkg 662 lbs 156.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 Pkg 362 lbs 169.00; Pkg 441 lbs
161.00; 450-475 lbs 150.00-155.50; 500-550 lbs 145.50-157.00; Pkg 572 
lbs 140.50; Few 625-650 lbs 136.50-145.00; Pkg 702 lbs 131.50. Medium
and Large 1-2 Pkg 312 lbs 171.00; 350-400 157.00-161.00; 425-500 lbs
145.50-151.00; 550-575 lbs 136.00-137.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 Few thin fleshed 350-400 lbs
210.00-215.00; Few Thin fleshed 400-425 lbs 200.00-205.50; 525-550
lbs 150.00-161.00; Few 565 lbs 146.50-155.50.

   Slaughter Cows: 	
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80    Few  78.00-80.00     -------------     ----------- 
Boning       80-85         70.00-79.50      80.00-88.00      -----------        
Lean         85-90         63.00-70.00  Few 73.00-78.00      50.00-62.00


   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 Few 1025-1750 lbs 99.00-105.00; High 
dressing 107.50-110.00, Low dressing 86.00-98.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 7 yrs to broken mouth 1025-1625 lbs 2nd
 and 3rd period preg. 975.00-1300.00 per head.   
 
Cow and Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 4 yrs to short and solid 900-
1600 lbs with 150 to 250 lb calves 1475.00-1975.00 per pair.

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