Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Cattle Auction Report for 2/14/17
 
Receipts:  606    Two Weeks Ago:  1431    Year Ago:  486   

   Compared to two weeks ago, Feeder steers under 650 lbs steady to
5.00 higher, 650-800 lbs 3.00 to 6.00 lower, Over 800 lbs no comparison.
Feeder heifers steady to 5.00 lower. Demand moderate to good. Supply 
light to moderate, the feeder offering consisted of 50 percent steers and 
bulls 30 percent heifers and 55 percent of the feeders were over 600 lbs. 
Cows and bulls consisted of 20 percent of the total offering. Slaughter 
Cows 1.00 to 3.00 higher.
	
   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 475-500 lbs 158.00-159.00; 500-
550 lbs 155.00-164.00; 550-600 lbs 142.00-151.00; 600-650 lbs 135.25-
142.00; 650-700 lbs 131.50-138.00; 700-750 lbs 128.50-130.25; 750-775
lbs 124.25-125.25; Few 900-1000 lbs 117.00-117.75. Medium and Large 1-2
Pkg 423 lbs 153.00; Pkg 548 lbs 154.00; Few 550-600 lbs 137.50-140.50;
Pkg 655 lbs 121.00; 700-750 lbs 124.25-126.00. 
    
   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 Pkg 342 lbs 152.00; Pkg 460 lbs 
141.00; 500-550 lbs 128.00-132.50, Pkg thin fleshed 510 lbs 143.00; 
575-600 lbs 121.00-127.50; 600-675 lbs 118.50-121.00, Pkg thin fleshed
600 lbs 130.00; 700-775 lbs 112.50-116.25; Pkg 825 lbs 117.25; Pkg 913
lbs 113.50. Medium and Large 1-2 525-550 lbs 125.00-125.50; 550-600 lbs
116.00-117.00; 650-700 lbs 112.50-118.00; Pkg 718 lbs 115.25.

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 398 lbs 163.00; 400-425 lbs 
146.00-160.00; 500-575 lbs 138.50-141.00; 600-675 lbs 115.50-128.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80    Few  54.00-56.50      ------------     ------------
Boning       80-85         57.50-62.50      62.50-68.00   Few 49.00-55.00 
Lean         85-90         53.00-59.00         62.00      Few 46.00-52.50  
                                                   Few  Thin  33.00-43.00

 Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 Few 1335-1980 lbs 85.00-90.00, Few 
high dressing 91.00, Low dressing ind 65.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 3 yrs to short and solid 1085-1395 
lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 1000.00-1225.00. Medium and Large 2 6 yrs to broken 
mouth 990-1400 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 800.00-950.00 per head. 
 
Cow and Calf Pairs: Scarce  

Stock Cows: Scarce

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