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Springfield-Springfield Livestock Marketing Center: Cow and Bull Auction Close for 5/15/2011

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Receipts:  576   Last Week:  495   Last Year:  467 

   Compared to last Monday, slaughter cows sold 2.00-3.00 lower and slaughter
bulls sold 1.00 lower. A couple herd dispersals provided a moderate supply of
replacement cows and cow/calf pairs. Rain and cool weather over the weekend
have kept spring hay harvest running at a slow pace. Supply and demand were
moderate for slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
             Pct Lean        Bulk       Hi Dressing    Lo Dressing
Breaking     70-80       72.00-78.00    77.00-81.00    62.00-72.00
Boning       80-85       70.00-76.00    76.00-79.00    62.00-72.00
                                        indiv. 84.00
Lean         85-90       58.00-65.50    67.00-70.00    48.50-58.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1275-2215 lbs 90.00-97.50; high
dressing 99.50-104.00, indiv. 106.00; low dressing and couple fat indivs.
78.00-90.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 760-1185 lbs
84.00-99.00; 3-7 yrs 895-1195 lbs 69.00-80.00.

Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd
stage 1000-1310 lbs most 850.00-1025.00, pkg. black and black white face
1260.00, 1st stage 985-1120 lbs 800.00-875.00; broken mouth to aged 2nd and
3rd stage 1075-1200 lbs 800.00-875.00. Large 1-2  3-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage
1370-1700 lbs 1075.00-1260.00; short and solid mouth 2nd stage pkg. 1370 lbs
985.00. Medium and Large 2  4 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage
1085-1210 lbs 710.00-825.00, 1st stage 1080 lb indiv. 750.00. Medium 1-2  2
yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 945-1070 lbs most 710.00-
910.00, pkg. black and black white face 3rd stage 975.00, 1st stage 845-1015
lbs 725.00-875.00; broken mouth 3rd stage 1025 lb indiv. 700.00.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  3-6 yrs 1000-1305 lb cows w/135-375
lb calves and a few rebred 1285.00-1500.00, cow w/baby calf 1025.00; pkg. 6
yrs to broken mouth 1200 lb cows w/babies to 200 lb calves 1000.00. Large 1-2
6 yrs to short and solid mouth 1370-1500 lb cows w/baby calves 1160.00-1200.00.
Medium 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 800-1015 lb cows w/babies to 250 lb
calve 900.00-1050.00.

Source:  Missouri Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Springfield, MO
         Don Kleiboeker Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market line number 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS140.

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