Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Cattle Auction Report for 11/22/16
 
Receipts:  436    Week Ago:  634    Year Ago:  372   

   Compared to last week, no good price comparison feeder steers, 
However the undertone was higher. Feeder heifers under 500 lbs no
comparison, heifers over 500 lbs 4.00 to 7.00 lower. Demand moderate
to good. Supply light, the feeder offering consisted of 45 percent steers 
and bulls, 35 percent heifers and 60 percent of the feeders were over 600 
lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 20 percent of the total offering.
Slaughter Cows steady. 
	
   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 450-475 lbs 138.50-146.50;
500-525 lbs 133.00-138.25; 550-600 lbs 130.50-136.00; 600-650 lbs
127.00-132.50; Few 650-700 lbs 120.50-128.00; Pkg 700 lbs 118.00,
Pkg thin fleshed 705 lbs 130.50; Pkg 812 lbs 123.50; Pkg 959 lbs 118.75.
Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 478 lbs 131.00. Large 1 Pkg 610 lbs 119.50.   

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 500-525 lbs 120.50-122.00; Pkg
Lot 562 lbs 128.50; 625-700 lbs 120.50-126.75; Few 700-750 lbs 115.25-
120.50; Lot 764 lbs 122.10; Pkg 822 lbs 122.00. Medium and Large 1-2
Pkg 388 lbs 120.00; 450-500 lbs 119.00-121.50; 550-625 lbs 114.00-118.00.
        
   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 572 lbs 123.50; 650-675 lbs
110.00-117.00.    

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80         -----------     -------------  Few 52.50-54.00
Boning       80-85         54.00-61.00  Few 62.00-65.00       47.00-53.00
Lean         85-90     Few 53.00-54.00     -------------      44.00-51.00
                                                        Thin  34.00-43.50

 Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2   1300-1640 lbs Ind 82.50; Ind high
dressing 88.00; Few low dressing 56.00-73.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 5 yrs to short and solid 1050-1490 
lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 900.00-1300.00 per head. 
 

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