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Springfield, MO- Livestock Marketing Center: Cow and Bull Auction Close for 11/07/2011

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Receipts:  617    Last Week:  637    Last Year:  720

   Compared to last Monday, breaking and boning slaughter cows sold 1.00-3.00
lower and lean cows sold steady while slaughter bulls sold 2.00 lower. A high
percent of the offering went to slaughter. Most of the bred cows traded were
in the 2nd stage and the supply of cow/calf pairs was light. Most of the area
received some much needed rainfall last evening and this morning with more in
the forecast. Supply was moderate to heavy and demand moderate for slaughter
classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
             Pct Lean    Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80       57.00-63.50    62.50-68.50     53.00-57.00
                                        indiv.73.00
Boning       80-85       55.00-63.00    62.00-69.00     48.00-55.50
                                        indiv.70.50
Lean         85-90       45.00-52.50    52.50-58.50     34.50-45.50
                                        indiv.60.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1310-2055 lbs 73.50-77.00; high
dressing 77.50-85.50; low dressing 63.00-67.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 800-910 lbs
84.00-99.00; 3-7 yrs few 830-1180 lbs 54.50-69.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth most 2nd
and a few 3rd stage 935-1365 lbs most 800.00-985.00, couple blacks 1075.00-
1110.00, 1st stage couple 1105-1135 lbs 810.00-835.00; short and solid mouth
to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1070-1290 lbs 525.00-750.00. Large 1-2  4 yrs to
short and solid mouth 3rd stage 1435-1515 lbs 900.00-1075.00; broken mouth
3rd stage pkg. 1495 lbs 800.00. Medium and Large 2  4 yrs to short and solid
mouth 2nd stage 1055-1110 lbs 685.00-800.00, 1st stage 1105 lb indiv. 585.00.
Medium 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd stage 875-1065 lbs 585.00-
50.00, 1st stage 3 yr 895 lb indiv. 675.00; broken mouth 2nd stage pkg. 1045
lbs 535.00.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  4 yrs to short and solid mouth
1050-1310 lb cows w/145-410 lb calves and some rebred 1185.00-1375.00;
short and solid mouth to aged 1060-1300 lb cows w/babies to 190 lb calves
850.00-1025.00. Large 1-2  broken mouth 1350 lb cow w/145 lb calf 1050.00.
Medium 1-2  broken mouth 860-1050 lb cows w/160-180 lb calves 750.00-785.00.

Source:  MO 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.txt

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