Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Cattle Auction Report for 4/12/16                 
 
Receipts:  527    Week Ago:  326    Year Ago:  1174 

   Compared to last week, feeder steers steady to 5.00 lower, feeder 
heifers steady to 5.00 higher. Demand moderate to good. Supply light to
moderate. The feeder offering consisted of near 40 percent steers and
bulls, near 41 percent heifers and 42 percent of the total feeder offering 
was over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls around 19 percent of the total
offering. Slaughter cows steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 Few 375-400 lbs 206.00-213.00;
425-450 lbs 189.00-190.50; 450-500 lbs 177.00-186.00; 500-550 lbs 
173.00-181.00; 550-600 lbs 170.00-175.00; 600-700 lbs 156.50-166.75;
700-750 lbs 160.00-163.00; Pkg 806 lbs 145.25; Pkg 912 lbs 132.75.    
Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 382 lbs 181.00; 550-600 lbs 160.00-161.00;
Pkg 641 lbs 155.00; Pkg 762 lbs 152.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 Pkg 362 lbs 171.00; 400-425 lbs 
173.00-176.00; Pkg 475 lbs 164.00; 500-600 lbs 150.00-162.75; 600-650 lbs 
153.00-155.50; 750-775 lbs 130.00-138.25; Pkg 849 lbs 127.50.Medium and 
Large 1-2 325-350 lbs 167.00-169.00; 350-400 lbs 156.00-164.50; Pkg 445
lbs 162.00; 450-500 lbs 151.50-154.75; Pkg 596 lbs 141.50; Pkg 624 lbs 
140.00; Pkg 680 lbs 133.00. 

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 Few 400-425 lbs 184.00-191.00;
Pkg 482 lbs 165.00; Pkg 525 lbs 158.50; Pkg 575 lbs 135.50. 

   Slaughter Cows: 	
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80    Few  74.50-78.50     -------------     ----------- 
Boning       80-85         71.00-78.50      79.00-85.00  Few 66.00-70.00        
Lean         85-90         63.00-70.00    Ind  74.00     Few 50.00-62.00


   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 Few 1025-1600 lbs 95.00-100.00; High 
dressing Ind 106.00, Low dressing 85.50-93.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 5 yrs to broken mouth 950-1350 lbs 2nd 
and 3rd period preg. 1010.00-1185.00 per head.   
 
Cow and Calf Pairs: Scarce

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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