Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Cattle Auction Report for 11/15/16
 
Receipts:  634    Week Ago:  527    Year Ago:  455   

   Compared to last week, no good price comparison feeder steers and 
heifers under 500 lbs, heifer over 500 lbs steady to 5.00 higher. 
Demand moderate to good. Supply moderate, the feeder offering 
consisted of 11 percent steers and bulls, 48 percent heifers and 57 
percent of the feeders were over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 26 
percent of the total offering and 15 percent bred cows and cow/calf pairs
in the special cow sale. Slaughter Cows steady to firm. 

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 Few 350-400 lbs 151.00-163.00;
Pkg 659 lbs 117.00; Pkg 806 lbs 110.00. Medium and Large 1-2 550-575 lbs
120.00-121.50; Few 600-625 lbs 120.00-120.50; Pkg 682 lbs 110.00; 
Pkg 730 lbs 105.00; Pkg 979 lbs 100.00.   

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 Pkg 342 lbs 142.00; Pkg 425 lbs
130.50; Part load 579 lbs 135.75; Load 650 lbs 135.00; Lot 754 lbs 126.25; 
Lot 805 lbs 117.50. Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 447 lbs 122.50;
Few 525-550 lbs 117.00-121.00; Few 650-675 lbs 126.50; Pkg 705 lbs 100.00.  

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 399 lbs 143.00; Pkg 440 lbs
128.00; Pkg 498 lbs 115.00; Pkg 630 lbs 105.00; Pkg 663 lbs 103.50;
Pkg 932 lbs 90.50.   

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80     Few 57.50-59.50     -------------  Few 49.00-53.00
Boning       80-85         54.00-61.00  Few 62.00-64.50       46.00-53.00 
Lean         85-90     Few 52.00-55.00     -------------      46.00-51.50  
                                                         Thin 28.00-42.50

 Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2   1450-1859 lbs 77.00-82.00, Ind High 
dressing 84.00; Few low dressing 59.00-76.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 11/2 50 6 yrs 850 to 1225 lbs 1st to 
3rd stage 1190.00-1290.00; Few short and solid 1125-1625 lbs 2nd to
3rd stage 1110.00-1270.00 per head. 
 
Cow and Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1 Few 2 to 7 yrs 1050-1150 lbs with
200-225 lb calves 2075.00-2100.00; Medium and Large 1-2 Few 2 yrs to
broken mouth with 125-450 lb calves 1450.00-1700.00 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