Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Cattle Auction Report for 2/07/17
 
Receipts:  372    Week Ago:  708    Year Ago:  1448   

   Compared to last week, Feeder steers under 550 lbs no good price
comparison, Over 550 lbs steady to firm. Feeder heifers steady to 5.00
higher. Demand moderate to good. Supply light, the feeder offering 
consisted of 47 percent steers and bulls 30 percent heifers and 
64 percent of the feeders were over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 
23 percent of the total offering. Slaughter Cows steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 475-500 lbs 152.00-165.00;
Pkg thin fleshed 500 lbs 169.75; 550-600 lbs 141.50-150.00; 600-625 lbs
145.00-149.00; 675-700 lbs 131.50-139.00; Pkg 722 lbs 130.50; 800-850
lbs 116.25-120.00. Medium and Large 1-2 Few 450 lbs 155.00-156.00;
625-650 lbs 132.50-137.00; Pkg 670 lbs 133.00; Pkg 708 lbs 125.25. 
    
   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 Few 425-450 lbs 154.00; 475-500
lbs 141.00; 500-550 lbs 135.50; 600-675 lbs 120.00-132.50; 725-775 lbs
116.50-119.00; Pkg 845 lbs 108.00. Medium and Large 1-2 450-475 lbs 
132.50-135.00; 525-550 lbs 125.25-130.00.   

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 420 lbs 166.00; Pkg 755 lbs 
115.25.

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80    Few  57.50-60.50      ------------     ------------
Boning       80-85         60.00-68.50      69.00-72.00       55.50-59.00 
Lean         85-90         57.00-63.50                    Few 50.00-54.50  
                                                        Thin  40.00-48.00

 Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 Few 1395-2010 lbs 89.50-95.50, High
dressing 99.00-103.00, Few Low dressing 73.00-84.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 2 Few 2 yrs to broken mouth 860-1240 lbs 2nd-
3rd stage 725.00-950.00 Ind 4 yrs 3rd stage 1385 lbs 1250.00 per head.    
 
Cow and Calf Pairs: Medium 1-2 Scarce  

Stock Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Open or unchecked Few 1-2 yrs 950-1010 
lbs 100.00-105.00, 3 -5 yrs 1000-1160 lbs 72.00-85.00 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
 
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