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Joplin Regional Stockyards: Cow and Bull Auction Close for 5/26/10

Thursday, May 27, 2010

Receipts:  1260   Last Week:  1109   Last Year:  920

   Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows sold 1.00-2.00 lower and
slaughter bulls sold steady to 1.00 higher. The offering included several
dispersals from reputation herds providing a heavy supply of good quality
cow/calf pairs, there was a moderate supply of bred cows with several of
above average quality from those dispersals. Rain showers yesterday and
overcast skies today gave producers a break from the hay fields and an
opportunity to bring cows to market. Supply was heavy and demand good for
slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean       Bulk        Hi Dressing    Lo Dressing
Breaking         70-80    57.00-63.50    61.00-68.00    52.00-54.00
Boning           80-85    56.00-62.00    61.50-69.50    46.00-56.00
                             outstanding 71.00-75.50
Lean             85-90    42.00-50.00    51.00-59.00    32.00-40.00
                                         pkg.  61.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1105-2280 lbs 73.00-81.00; high
dressing 80.50-87.50; low dressing 64.00-72.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 660-970 lbs
most 70.00-89.00, few 92.00-99.00; 3-7 yrs 820-1090 lbs 54.00-68.50.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd
and 3rd stage 975-1300 lbs most 675.00-875.00, better quality from dis-
persals 900.00-1050.00, 1st stage pkg. 1150 lbs 700.00; broken mouth 3rd
stage pkg. 1300 lbs 720.00. Large 1-2  3-5 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1425-1500
lbs 885.00-1000.00. Medium and Large 2  4-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 950-1070
lbs 610.00-725.00. Medium 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd
stage 930-1040 lbs 630.00-775.00, 1st stage 925-1050 lbs 585.00-635.00;
broken mouth 1010 lb indiv. 550.00.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth
1070-1275 lb cows w/babies to 375 lb calves most 925.00-1175.00, several
pairs from dispersals 1250.00-1375.00; broken mouth to aged 1080-1300 lb
cows w/babies to 165 lb calves 810.00-850.00. Medium and Large 2  2-6 yrs
800-1100 lb cows w/130-175 lb calves 700.00-825.00. Medium 1-2  2 yrs to
short and solid mouth 875-1050 lb cows w/babies to 225 lb calves 850.00-
1000.00.

Source:  Missouri Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Joplin, MO
         Don Kleiboeker Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market line number 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS174

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