Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Cattle Auction Report for 12/07/16
 
Receipts:  963    Week Ago:  483    Year Ago:  822   

   Compared to last week, Feeder steers under 600 lbs 5.00 to 10.00
Higher, Over 600 lbs steady to 5.00 higher. Feeder heifers steady to
5.00 higher. Demand moderate to good. Supply moderate, the feeder
offering consisted of 52 percent steers and bulls, 30 percent heifers and 
44 percent of the feeders were over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 
18 percent of the total offering. Slaughter Cows 6.00-8.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 Few 350-400 lbs 155.00-161.50;
425-500 lbs 153.50-158.50; 500-550 lbs 140.00-148.00. Pkg thin fleshed 
502 lbs 150.25; 550-600 lbs 134.50-140.00; 600-650 lbs 124.25-133.00 650-
700 lbs 122.25-131.00; 700-800 lbs 120.00-126.00. Medium and Large 1-2
Pkg 421 lbs 140.50; 450-500 lbs 145.00-147.75; Pkg 540 lbs 135.25;
Pkg 592 lbs 128.75; Few 650-675 lbs 122.25-125.00.    

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 325-375 lbs 137.00-140.75; Few 
400-450 lbs 130.50-138.00; 450-500 lbs 124.75-131.25; 500-550 lbs 128.50-
133.00; 550-575 lbs 120.00-128.00; 600-700 lbs 118.00-124.50; Few 725-
750 lbs 112.25-116.50. Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 465 lbs 116.00; Pkg
533 lbs 122.50; 550-600 lbs 112.50-120.00. 
        
   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 415 lbs 130.00; Few 450-475 
lbs 131.00-144.00; Pkg 570 lbs 125.25; Few 600-625 lbs 118.00-121.00;
Pkg 674 lbs 122.25; Pkg 760 lbs 110.25.      

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80     Few 46.00-48.50     -------------     ------------
Boning       80-85         45.00-51.50     Ind 53.50          37.50-44.50 
Lean         85-90     Few 44.00-48.50     Ind 49.50          37.00-43.00  
                                                        Thin  20.00-35.00

 Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2   1340-2015 lbs 71.00-78.00; Couple
High dressing 81.00, Few low dressing 37.00-65.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 2 yrs to short and solid 1000-1575 
lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 900.00-1150.00 per head. 
 
Stock Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Open or unchecked 1/2-3 yrs 800-1125 lbs
90.00-102.00; Medium and Large 2 3-6 yrs 1000-1395 lbs 45.50-68.00 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