Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Cattle Auction Report for 1/9/18

Receipts: 1580  Three Weeks Ago: 512 Year Ago: 1661	

   Compared to three weeks ago, feeder steers and heifers no good recent 
price comparison. Demand good. Supply heavy, the feeder offering 
consisted of 56 percent steers and bulls 36 percent heifers and 66 
percent of the feeders were over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 8 
percent of the total offering. Slaughter cows 1.00 to 2.00 higher

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 425-500 lbs 180.00-183.00; 525-550 
lbs 161.50-174.00, Pkg thin fleshed 518 lbs 183.50; 550-600 lbs 160.00-
173.50, Few thin fleshed 555 lbs 175.00-175.50; 600-700 lbs 150.00-
158.50; 700-800 lbs 140.25-152.25; 800-900 lbs 140.00-145.25. Medium and 
Large 1-2 Lot 463 lbs 160.00; Few 550-700 lbs 140.50-145.00; Few 700-800 
lbs 138.50-143.75; Pkg 807 lbs 135.25. Large 1 Pkg 666 lbs 150.50.
    
   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 Pkg 302 lbs 162.00; Pkg 382 lbs 
156.00; Pkg 488 lbs 150.00; Pkg 540 lbs 145.00; Few thin fleshed 500-525 
lbs 154.00-158.50; 550-600 lbs 141.00-150.50; Pkg thin fleshed 567 lbs 
154.50; 625-650 lbs 136.25-144.50, Pkg thin fleshed 607 lbs 154.25; 650-
700 lbs 130.00-136.60; 700-775 lbs 132.75-136.50; Few 800-850 lbs 130.00-
137.50. Medium and Large 1-2 Lot 468 lbs 144.50; 500-600 lbs 132.50-
137.50; 600-650 lbs 130.00-130.50; 650-700 lbs 124.00-128.00; Pkg 732 lbs 
130.50.   
  
   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2  Pkg 409 lbs 187.00; Pkg 555 lbs 
150.00; 600-650 lbs 128.25-143.00; Pkg 658 lbs 122.00; Pkg 812 lbs 
126.50.     

   Slaughter Cows: total offering 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80    Few  51.00-53.00      -----------       ----------
Boning       80-85         50.00-57.00  Couple 60.00          43.00-49.00
Lean         85-90    Few  46.00-50.00      -----------       39.00-41.00 
                                                         Thin 24.00-36.00
    
 Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1395-2415 lbs 71.00-77.00 High 
dressing Ind 83.00, Low dressing 60.00-71.00.

Bred Cows: Medium 1-2 Pkg 3-5 yrs 850 lbs 2nd stage 975.00 per head. 
 
Cow and Calf Pairs: Not well tested  

Stock Cows: Open or unchecked - Medium and Large 1-2 Few 1 to 2 yrs 550-
1005 lbs 102.00-130.00; Medium and Large 2 2-5 yrs 785-1315 lbs 61.00-
72.00 per cwt.

Slaughter Cattle: (17 Head) Steers and Heifers Choice 2-3 1050-1552 lbs
112.00 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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