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Joplin Regional Stockyards: Cow and Bull Auction Close for 8/31/11

Thursday, September 1, 2011

Receipts:  870   Last Week:  968   Last Year:  1423

   Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 lower,
and slaughter bulls sold 1.00-2.00 lower. The offering included several
herds from producers running short of forage. The supply of bred cows was
moderate and cow/calf pairs were scarce. Supply and demand were moderate
for slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing   High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking         70-80    64.50-72.50    71.50-79.00    58.00-65.00
                             outstanding 80.50-84.00
Boning           80-85    63.00-70.00    68.50-74.50    56.00-63.00
                                         indiv.82.00
Lean             85-90    53.50-62.00    61.00-68.00    43.00-53.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1305-2015 lbs 76.50-83.50; high
dressing 83.00-86.00; low dressing 69.00-75.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 740-1072 lbs
83.00-102.00; 3-7 yrs 830-1200 lbs 62.50-80.50.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 975-1350 lbs
most 900.00-1125.00, some better quality 3rd stage 1185.00-1285.00, 1st stage
975-1315 lbs 785.00-925.00; short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage
1060-1310 lbs 640.00-785.00. Large 1-2  2-5 yrs 3rd stage couple 1395-1450
lbs 1025.00-1050.00; broken mouth 3rd stage pkg. 1405 lbs 815.00. Medium and
Large 2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 900-1160 lbs 650.00-
775.00, 1st stage pkg. 1045 lbs 735.00. Medium 1-2  3 yrs to short and solid
mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 800-1050 lbs 670.00-875.00, 1st stage 825-985 lbs
635.00-770.00; broken mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 880-950 lbs 515.00-
600.00.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  3 yrs to short and solid mouth 1090-
1300 lb cows w/165-320 lb calves and a few rebred 1100.00-1325.00; short and
solid mouth 1100 lb cow w/135 lb calf 925.00. Medium and Large 2  6 yrs to
short and solid mouth 1080-1100 lb cows w/ 100-200 lb calves and a few rebred
825.00-1000.00. Medium 1-2  2-5 yrs 875-925 lb cows w/190-250 lb calves and a
few rebred 1125.00; short and solid mouth 1000 lb cow w/180 lb calf 860.00.

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.txt

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