Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Cattle Auction Report for 2/14/17
 
Receipts:  610    Week Ago:  372    Year Ago:  413  

   Compared to last week, Feeder steers under 450 lbs no good price
comparison, however undertone higher; over 450 lbs steady to 5.00 higher
Feeder heifers under 400 lbs no good price comparison, however undertone
higher, Over 400 lbs steady to 6.00 higher. Demand good. Supply moderate,
the feeder offering consisted of 37 percent steers and bulls 49 percent 
heifers and 27 percent of the feeders were over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls 
consisted of 14 percent of the total offering. Slaughter Cows steady to 
2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 thin fleshed 350-400 lbs 175.00-
180.00; thin fleshed 425-450 lbs 170.00-174.50; 450-500 lbs 154.00-159.50; Pkg 540 lbs 150.50; thin fleshed 500-550 lbs 166.00-171.00;
550-600 lbs 141.50-155.50; thin fleshed 550-600 lbs 161.25-165.75; 
600-650 lbs 146.50-155.00; 650-700 lbs 134.50-142.50; 750-775 lbs 127.50
-134.50; Pkg 852 lbs 125.00. Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 485 lbs 140.00;
Pkg 528 lbs 125.50.  
    
   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 325-400 lbs 149.00-155.00; 400
-450 lbs 149.00-160.00; 450-500 lbs 139.00-145.50; 500-600 lbs 135.00-
143.50; thin fleshed 500-550 lbs 144.00-144.50; Pkg 647 lbs 134.00;
650-700 lbs 125.50-130.50; 700-775 lbs 117.25-120.25; Pkg 802 lbs 116.75;
Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 369 lbs 144.50; Pkg 446 lbs 136.00; 450-500 lbs
121.00-135.00; 500-575 lbs 128.50-132.50; Pkg 568 lbs 130.50; Pkg 630 lbs
125.50.    

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2  Pkg 385 lbs 167.00; 400-450 lbs
150.00-161.50; 475-500 lbs 141.50-158.00; 550-575 lbs 136.00-138.75.

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80    Few  64.00-65.00      Ind 67.00        ------------
Boning       80-85         61.00-69.00  Few 70.00-75.00   Few 59.00-60.00 
Lean         85-90         57.00-64.00  Few 66.00-68.00   Few 52.00-56.00  
                                                        Thin  41.00-48.00

 Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 Few 1160-2295 lbs 92.00-98.00, High
dressing 100.00-107.50, Ind Low dressing 84.00.

Bred Cows: Scarce    
 
Cow and Calf Pairs: Medium 1-2 Pkg 5-6 yrs 1275 lbs with 325 lb calves
1910.00.  

Stock Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Open or unchecked Few 1-2 yrs 885-955 
lbs 102.00-105.00, 3-4 yrs 1000-1155 lbs 71.00-81.00 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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