Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Cattle Auction Report for 11/29/16
 
Receipts:  483    Week Ago:  436    Year Ago:  634   

   Compared to last week, Feeder steers under 450 lbs no good price 
comparison, however the undertone was higher, Over 450 lbs steady to
6.00 higher. Feeder heifers under 500 lbs no good price comparison,
however the undertone was higher, 500-700 lbs steady to 8.00 higher.
Over 700 lbs steady. Demand moderate to good. Supply moderate, 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 1 300-375 lbs 160.00-175.00; 425-
500 lbs 144.50-150.00; 525-575 lbs 127.00-135.50; 600-675 lbs 125.25-
133.50; 700-725 lbs 124.50-128.50; 875-900 lbs 114.00-115.00. Medium and
Large 1-2 Few 425-475 lbs 135.50-137.00; Pkg 648 lbs 118.50.   

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 Few 300-325 lbs 142.00-144.00;
400-500 lbs 125.50-133.00; 500-575 lbs 120.00-130.00; 600-675 lbs 120.00
-120.25; 700-775 lbs 112.25-115.50; Pkg 948 lbs 92.50. Medium and Large
1-2 Pkg 538 lbs 120.50; Pkg 642 lbs 115.50; Pkg 772 lbs 108.50.
        
   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 Few 400-500 lbs 124.50-134.00;
Pkg 533 lbs 132.50; Few 600-675 lbs 113.50-117.00; Few 700-800 lbs
102.00-110.50.     

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80         -----------     -------------  Few 53.50-54.00
Boning       80-85         54.00-59.50     -------------      47.00-53.50 
Lean         85-90     Few 52.00-52.50     -------------      44.00-51.00  
                                                        Thin  25.00-42.50

 Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2   1125-2080 lbs 77.00 82.50; Few low 
dressing 48.00-76.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 11/2 yrs to short and solid 950-1400 
lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 900.00-1275.00 per head. 
 
Stock Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Open or unchecked 4-7 yrs 900-1400 lbs
77.00-87.00; Medium and Large 2 5-7 yrs 975-1450 lbs 65.00-74.00 per cwt.

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