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Joplin Regional Stockyards: Cow and Bull Auction Close for 8/24/11

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Receipts:  968    Last Week:  1070    Last Year:  1222

   Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 higher,
and slaughter bulls closed 2.00 lower after opening steady. The offering
included several dispersals from producers running short of forage. The
supply of bred cows was moderate and the supply of cow/calf pairs was light.
Supply and demand were moderate for slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean       Bulk        Hi Dressing    Lo Dressing
Breaking         70-80    65.00-73.00    71.50-79.00    59.00-64.00
Boning           80-85    63.50-70.00    69.00-77.00    56.50-63.50
Lean             85-90    54.50-62.00    61.50-68.00    45.00-54.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1245-2255 lbs 76.00-84.00; high
dressing 84.00-88.00; low dressing 70.50-76.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 780-855 lbs
94.00-98.00, 750-775 lbs 114.00-117.00; 3-7 yrs 820-1250 lbs most 60.00-
77.00, pkg. thin black and black white-face 96.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and
3rd stage 1100-1360 lbs most 900.00-1085.00, couple large lots blacks 3rd
stage from dispersals 1200.00-1235.00, 1st stage 1080-1100 lbs 745.00-850.00;
short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1090-1165 lbs 675.00-850.00.
Large 1-2  5 yr 2nd stage 1585 lb indiv. 1125.00. Medium and Large 2  2-6 yrs
2nd and 3rd stage 860-1280 lbs 675.00-875.00, 1st stage 960-1075 lbs 675.00-
785.00. Medium 1-2  3 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 860-1050
lbs 650.00-860.00, 1st stage 900-1035 lbs 625.00-850.00; short and solid
mouth to aged 3rd stage 915-1050 lbs 605.00-775.00.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-6 yrs 1065-1250 lb cows w/baby
calves 1085.00-1310.00, couple cows w/300-350 lb calves and rebred 1400.00-
1450.00; short and solid mouth 1085-1225 lb cow w/babies to 165 lb calves
900.00-975.00. Medium and Large 2  5 yr 1080 lb cow w/155 lb calf 925.00.
Medium 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 800-1025 lb cows w/babies to 160
lb calves 850.00-1000.00; broken mouth pkg. 1040 lb cows w/baby calves 775.00.

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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