Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Cattle Auction Report for 4/26/16                 
 
Receipts:  733    Week Ago:  629    Year Ago:  356  

   Compared to last week, too few feeders last week for comparison, 
however the undertone lower. Demand moderate to good. Supply moderate. 
The feeder offering consisted of 59 percent steers and bulls, 41 percent 
heifers, and 36 percent of the total feeder offering was over 600 lbs. 
Cows and bulls around 33 percent of the total offering. Slaughter 
cows steady to 1.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  375-400 lbs 187.00-189.00; 400-
450 lbs 170.00-185.00, fleshy 160.00-166.00; fleshy pkg 457 lbs 150.00;
thin pkg 452 lbs 180.00; 500-600 lbs 155.00-160.00; 600-625 lbs 144.50-
151.00, fleshy pkg 138.00; 650-700 lbs 140.50-148.75; pkg 718 lbs 138.00;
few 750-755 lbs 142.00-144.00; few 800-820 lbs 133.50-140.00; pkg 955 lbs 
125.00. Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 277 lbs 200.00; pkg 330 lbs 207.00; 470-
500 lbs 160.00-162.00; thin pkg 465 lbs 170.00; 525-550 lbs 140.00-147.50; 
thin pkg 594 lbs 150.00; pkg 849 lbs 134.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 342 lbs 179.50; pkg 395 lbs 
177.00; 400-450 lbs 150.00-160.50; few 450-500 lbs 138.00-145.00; few 500-
550 lbs 136.00-148.00, thin pkg 152.00; 550-575 lbs 142.00-145.00; 600-
700 lbs 135.00-142.00; 725-750 lbs 131.00-132.50; pkg 769 lbs 131.25. 
Medium and Large 1-2  thin pkg 240 lbs 190.00; thin pkg 272 lbs 183.50; 
thin pkg 392 lbs 173.50; pkg 492 lbs 152.00; few 500-510 lbs 135.00-145.00; 
few 575-600 lbs 140.00-144.00; few 650-700 lbs 130.00-131.50. Medium and 
Large 2  few 475-500 lbs 130.00-140.50.


   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 450-500 lbs 143.50-150.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80        73.50-79.00  couple  87.00         67.00-73.00 
Boning       80-85        72.00-79.00       80.00-83.50      65.00-70.00 
Lean         85-90        65.00-72.00       -----------      57.00-64.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1305-2125 lbs 98.00-105.00; few low 
dressing 89.00-94.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  3-6 yrs 1110-1315 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage
1125.00-1650.00 per head; short solid to broken mouth 1120-1405 lbs 2nd to 
3rd stage 800.00-1125.00 per head. 

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  5 yrs to broken mouth 1200-1400 lbs
with 50-150 lb calves 1200.00-1900.00 per pair.

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Boonville, MO
         Caroline Carter, 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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