Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Cattle Auction Report for 1/03/17
 
Receipts:  434    Three Weeks Ago:  573    Year Ago: 384   

   Compared to three weeks ago, Feeder steers under 500 lbs steady to 
5.00 higher, Over 500 lbs steady to 2.00 lower. Feeder heifers steady to
5.00 lower. Demand moderate to good. Supply light, the feeder offering 
consisted of 37 percent steers and bulls, 17 percent heifers and 38 percent 
of the feeders were over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 46 percent 
of the total offering. Slaughter Cows 2.00 to 6.00 higher.
	
   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 156.50-167.00;
400-450 lbs 143.00-157.00, Pkg thin fleshed 408 lbs 160.00; 500-525 lbs
137.50-141.00; 550-575 lbs 132.00-135.00; 600-700 lbs 127.00-132.00;
700-750 lbs 122.50-128.50; Pkg 783 lbs 121.75.   
    
   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 325-400 lbs 130.50-134.50; 425-
450 lbs 124.50-132.00; 500-525 lbs 125.50-127.00; 550-600 lbs 119.00-
120.00; 600-650 lbs 115.00-120.50; Pkg 822 lbs 112.00. Medium and Large 1-2 
425-500 lbs 120.50-121.00; 
        
   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 450-500 lbs 128.50-133.00; 500-
600 lbs 120.00-132.00; Pkg 888 lbs 103.00.       

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80    Few  53.00-56.00      ------------     ------------
Boning       80-85         53.00-57.00   Few 58.00-61.00      45.00-52.50 
Lean         85-90         50.00-55.00     -------------      39.00-48.50  
                                                        Thin  28.00-38.00

 Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2   810-2059 lbs 76.00-81.50, Ind high 
dressing 85.00, Few low dressing 36.00-69.50.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  5 yrs to short and solid 1025-1460 lbs 
1st to 3rd stage 1000.00-1185.00; Medium and Large 2 short and solid
to broken mouth 1000-1365 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 800.00-975.00 per head. 
 
Cow and Calf Pairs: Scarce  

Stock Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Open or unchecked 11/2-3 yrs 800-1105 
lbs 99.00-118.00; Medium and Large 2 3yrs to short and solid 1075-1445 
lbs 55.00-74.00 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