Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Cattle Auction Report for 10/18/16
 
Receipts:  628    Week Ago:  513    Year Ago:  500   

   Compared to last week, too few feeder steers and heifers for a good 
price comparison. Demand light to moderate. Supply moderate. The feeder 
offering consisted of 8 percent steers and bulls, 6 percent heifers and 
47 percent of the feeders were over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 
21 percent, 65 percent bred cows and cow/calf pairs in the special
cow sale. Slaughter Cows steady to 1.00 lower. 

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 Pkg 428 lbs 140.50; Few 545 lbs
 110.00-115.50; Pkg calves 537 lbs 120.00; Pkg calves 722 lbs 108.00. Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 328 lbs 130.00; Few 600-650 lbs 106.50-110.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 428 lbs 115.50; Pkg calves
483 lbs 100.00; Pkg 508 lbs 101.50; Pkg calves 570 lbs 95.50; Pkg 
calves 611 lbs 90.00. Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 468 lbs 104.00; 575-650
lbs 90.50-95.00.   

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 398 lbs 81.00; Pkg thin fleshed 422 lbs 114.00; Few 550-600 lbs 85.50-93.00; Few 702 lbs
98.50-105.50. 

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80     Few 59.50-62.00     -------------      -----------
Boning       80-85         55.00-63.00     -------------      ----------- 
Lean         85-90         52.00-56.00     -------------      45.00-50.00  
                                                         Thin 31.00-45.00

 Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1260-2090 lbs 77.00-85.00, Ind high
Dressing 87.50, Few low dressing 60.00-72.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  4-6 yrs 1100-1475 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage
1360.00-1570.00. Medium and Large 2 5 yrs to broken mouth 1000-1575 lbs
1st to 2nd stage 980.00-1310.00 per head.
 
Cow and Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1 3-7 yrs 1000-1200 lbs with baby to 
450 lb calves 1950.00-2050.00, Pkg fancy black 5-6 yrs 1350 lbs with 150 
lb calves 2340.00. Medium and Large 1-2 3 yrs to short and solid 950-1350 
lbs with 100-550 lb calves 1590.00-1870.00; short and solid to broken
mouth 800-1375 lbs with 125-300 lb calves 1200.00-1500.00. Medium 1-2
Couple Pkgs broken mouth 1025-1200 lbs with 200-325 lb calves 950.00-
1040.00 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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