Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Cattle Auction Report for 11/21/17

Receipts: 574    Week Ago: 387    Year Ago: 436  

   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers to few for a good
price comparison. Demand moderate to good. Supply moderate, the feeder offering 
consisted of 25 percent steers and bulls 15 percent heifers and 43 percent of 
the feeders were over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 35 percent of the 
total offering and 25 percent bred cows and cow/calf pairs in the special cow 
sale. Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 higher.
	
   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 Few 525-575 lbs 155.00-161.00; Few
650-700 lbs 150.00-153.00; 700-775 lbs 150.00-154.50. Medium and Large 1-2 
Pkg 428 lbs 141.00; Pkg 582 lbs 145.00; Pkg fleshy 668 lbs 130.00; Pkg
782 lbs 140.00; Pkg fleshy 840 lbs 130.00.     
    
   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 Few 400-450 lbs 158.00-174.00; 525
-575 lbs 142.00-144.00; Few 600-650 lbs 139.50-143.00. Medium and Large 1-2 
Pkg 368 lbs 155.50; 450-500 lbs 146.00-154.50; 525-575 lbs 138.50-143.50; 
Few 600-675 lbs 132.00-138.00, Pkg fleshy 602 lbs 125.50. Medium
1-2 Pkg 402 lbs 135.50. 
  
   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 400-500 lbs 154.00-164.00; 500
-550 lbs 140.50-151.00; Few 575-600 lbs 135.50-140.00; Pkg 617 lbs 137.00; 
Few 700-725 lbs 120.00-132.00.       

   Slaughter Cows: total offering 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80     Few 52.00-55.50     -----------        ----------
Boning       80-85         52.00-58.00     ------------   Few 44.00-51.00
Lean         85-90         45.00-53.00     ------------   Few 40.00-44.00 
                                                    Thin  Few 25.00-35.00

 Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  Few 1180-2050 lbs 76.00-84.00, Few high 
Dressing 87.50-88.00, Low dressing 66.00-75.00.

Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1  2-4 yrs 1085-1177 lbs 2nd stage
1810.00-2000.00; Medium and Large 1-2 3 yrs to short and solid 945-1480
lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 1010.00-1360.00; Medium and Large 2 Few 5 yrs to broken 
mouth 1050-1400 lbs 1st to 2nd stage 625.00-960.00 per head. 
 
Cow and Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 5 to 7 yrs 1125-1550 lbs with 150-
225 lb calves 1370.00-1670.00, Ind. 2 yrs 1230 lbs with 250 lb
calf 1810.00. per pair.

Stock Cows: Open or unchecked - Medium and Large 1-2 11/2 to 2 yrs 725-1105 
lbs 95.00-124.00; Medium and Large 2 3-5 yrs 850-1200 lbs 65.00-
84.00.   


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