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Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Cattle Auction Report for Aug. 8, 2016:

Receipts: 1101 Week Ago: 0 Year Ago: 0

No recent comparisons for a price trend, however cattle have been trending higher since the last reported sale. A break in the heat allowed cattlemen to more easily transport cattle and a good run of yearlings was on offer. Demand was moderate with a heavy supply. The run of feeders included near 45 percent steers and bulls, 55 percent heifers with 81 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 10 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows sold with a higher undertone.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 196.00-207.00; 400-500 lbs 180.50-192.00; 500-600 lbs 157.00-172.50; 600-700 lbs 157.25-168.00, pkg 648 lbs calves 153.00; 700-800 lbs 144.00-152.00; 800-850 lbs 139.25-143.50. Medium and Large 1-2 450-500 lbs 164.00-

172.00; pkg 598 lbs 158.00; 700-800 lbs 147.00-148.00; 800-850 lbs 141.25-142.50; lot 930 lbs 131.25.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 171.50-176.00; 400-500 lbs 157.00-164.00; 500-550 lbs 147.50-158.00, 500-550 lbs fleshy 142.00; 600-700 lbs 140.00-143.25, pkg 624 lbs fancy 150.00; lot 837 lbs 129.00; lot 943 lbs 122.00. Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 154.00-158.00; pkg 532 lbs 153.00; 600-700 lbs 138.00-144.00; 700-800 lbs 139.00-145.00, load 794 lbs fleshy 131.75; 800-900 lbs 122.00-129.00. Medium and Large 2 pkg 470 lbs 142.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1 400-450 lbs 164.00-178.00.

Slaughter Cows:

Percent Lean: Avg Dressing High Dressing Low Dressing

Breaking 70-80 76.50-83.00 83.00-85.50 68.00-73.00

Boning 80-85 75.00-83.00 83.00-89.00 72.00-73.00

few extr. 91.00-96.00

Lean 85-90 69.00-75.00 78.00-80.00 64.00

Slaughter Bulls: Yield grade 1-2

1225-2165 lbs 103.00-104.00 107.00-115.00 80.00-95.00

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 few 3-7 yrs. 1000-1325 lbs 2nd-3rd period 1200.00-1460.00 per head.

Cow-Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 2 yrs.-short and solid 980-1250 lbs with newborn to 300 lb calves 1310.00-1750.00 per pair.

Feeder Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2-4 yrs. open 680-920 lbs 87.50-116.00.

Source: Mo. Dept. of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, Market Reporter Dan Trickey, 573-751-5618.