Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Cattle Auction Report for 2/6/18

Receipts:  1006    Two Weeks Ago:  848    Year Ago:  606

   Compared to special sale two weeks ago, feeder steers under 600 lbs 
steady, Over 600 lbs steady to 8.00 higher. Feeder heifers steady to 
10.00 higher. Demand good to very good. Supply moderate to heavy, the 
feeder offering consisted of 59 percent steers and bulls 39 percent 
heifers and 79 percent of the feeders were over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls 
consisted of 2 percent of the total offering. Slaughter cows steady to 
1.00 higher in a limited test.

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 500-600 lbs 170.00-180.00, Pkg 
thin fleshed 505 lbs 187.00; 600-650 lbs 157.00-172.00; 650-700 lbs
150.00-165.00, Pkg thin fleshed 658 lbs 171.50; 700-750 lbs 150.00-
162.50, Pkg thin fleshed 707 lbs 166.75; 750-800 lbs 145.50-151.75;
800-875 lbs 140.00-146.50; 900-950 lbs 128.00-134.25.Medium and Large
1-2 Few 300-350 lbs 171.00-185.00; 500-550 lbs 155.00-162.00; 600-650 lbs
148.50-158.00; 650-700 lbs 140.00-148.50; 700-750 lbs 146.50-149.50;
Few 750-775 lbs 125.50-140.50. Large 1 Pkg 638 lbs 154.00. 
    
   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 Pkg 360 lbs 164.00; 450-475 lbs 
155.00-167.00; 550-575 lbs 157.00-161.50, Pkg 562 lbs 171.00; 600-700 lbs
146.50-159.50, thin fleshed 600-650 lbs 163.00-163.50; 700-750 lbs 132.75
-141.50; 750-800 lbs 135.50-147.00; 825-850 lbs 128.50-130.50. Medium and 
Large 1-2 Pkg 368 lbs 150.00; Pkg 527 lbs 149.50; Pkg 550 lbs 136.00; 
650-700 lbs 129.25-132.50; 700-775 lbs 122.50-130.50.

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 775-800 lbs 116.00-120.00.       

   Slaughter Cows: total offering 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80    Few  55.00            -----------       -----------
Boning       80-85    Few  55.00-59.50  Few 62.00-66.00   Few 52.00-54.00
Lean         85-90    Few  47.00-57.00      -----------       ----------- 
                                                         
    
 Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1460-1500 lbs Ind 77.00 High 
dressing Ind 84.00.

Bred Cows: Not well tested 
 
Cow and Calf Pairs: Not well tested  

Stock Cows: Not well tested

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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