Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Cattle Auction Report for 10/25/16
 
Receipts:  420    Week Ago:  628    Year Ago:  487   

   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers no good price comparison, 
however the undertone was higher. Demand light to moderate. Supply light, the 
feeder offering consisted of 32 percent steers and bulls, 39 percent heifers and 
51 percent of the feeders were over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 29 
percent of the total offering. Slaughter Cows steady. 

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 Few 350-375 lbs 145.00-156.00; Few
450-500 lbs 131.00-140.00; Few 500-525 lbs 130.00-136.00; Pkg 583 lbs
125.00; Few 625-650 lbs 120.00-125.50; 700-800 lbs 112.25-120.50;
Pkg 825 lbs 110.25. Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 447 lbs 116.50; Pkg 462 lbs
125.50; 525-675 lbs 115.50-125.50. 

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 325-400 lbs 126.00-130.50; 425-450
lbs 123.50-128.00; Few 475-500 lbs 120.00-120.50; 625-700 lbs 118.50-119.25; 
700-775 lbs 110.50-113.00; Pkg 822 lbs 105.25. Medium and Large 1-2 500-550 lbs 
111.00-116.50; 650-675 lbs 105.50-110.75.   

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 325-400 lbs 145.00-150.00; Pkg 
417 lbs 144.50; 450-500 lbs 118.50-135.00; 525-600 lbs 108.00-113.00;
Pkg 602 lbs 108.00; Pkg 827 lbs 100.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80         -----------     -------------  Few 52.00-56.50
Boning       80-85         55.00-62.00  Few 64.00-65.00       48.00-54.50 
Lean         85-90     Few 52.00-54.00  Few 58.00-58.50       45.00-50.50  
                                                         Thin 34.00-42.00

 Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 Few 1125-2000 lbs 77.00-83.00, Few low 
dressing 70.00-73.00.

Bred Cows: Scarce
 
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