Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Cattle Auction Report for 8/9/16
 
Receipts:  1002    Week Ago:  N/A    Year Ago:  820  

   No recent price comparison available as the most recently reported sale was 4 
weeks ago. Cattle of all weights and classes did trade with a higher undertone, 
catching up with the marketís upswing the last couple weeks. Excellent quality on 
offer this week with a few loads and part loads plus several large strings to build 
around. Supply moderate to heavy and demand moderate to good. Cows and bulls 
accounted for 07 percent of the total offering. The feeder supply consisted of 47 
percent steers and bulls and 53 percent heifers; 70 percent of all the feeder 
cattle weighed over 600 lbs. 

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  lot 594 lbs 170.25; 600-700 lbs 154.00-
164.75; 700-800 lbs 146.00-152.75; lot 853 lbs 144.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  
400-500 lbs 171.00-172.00; 500-600 lbs 165.00-167.00; 600-700 lbs 149.00-
158.00, pkg 660 lbs calves 143.00; 700-800 lbs 143.75-148.00.  Medium and Large 
2  pkg 541 lbs 150.00.  Large 1-2  lot 478 lbs 172.00; 500-600 lbs 162.00-
165.50; lot 25 head 708 lbs 149.50; pkg 825 lbs 142.00.  Large 2  pkg 465 lbs 
161.50; pkg 593 lbs 160.00; 600-700 lbs 145.50-157.50.  

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  lot 573 lbs 150.00; 600-700 lbs 144.25-
151.00; 700-800 lbs 137.00-137.75; 800-900 lbs 130.25-133.50.  Medium and Large 
1-2  400-500 lbs 159.50-160.50; 500-600 lbs 143.00-151.25, pkg 579 lbs calves 
140.00; 600-700 lbs 139.50-141.00, pkg calves 136.00.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 
466 lbs 150.00.  Large 1-2  pkg 438 lbs 163.50; 500-600 lbs 150.00-152.00; 600-
700 lbs 139.00-144.00, pkg 697 lbs calves 136.00; pkg 763 lbs 138.00.  Large 2  
pkg 426 lbs 164.50.  

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 500-600 lbs 154.00-157.00; pkg 730 lbs 136.50.  

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80         75.00-84.00       -----------      -----------       
Boning       80-85         77.00-84.00       -----------      73.00-75.00
Lean         85-90         58.00-65.00       -----------      -----------

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1200-1950 lbs  96.00-103.50, few high 
dressing 107.50-110.00.    

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service 
         Tracey Switzer Thompson, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS132.txt