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Springfield, MO- Livestock Marketing Center: Cow and Bull Auction Close for 1/23/2012

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Receipts:  641   Last Week:  522   Last Year:  474

   Compared to last Monday, slaughter cows sold 2.00-4.00 higher and slaughter
bulls sold 5.00-6.00 higher on a light supply. A high percent of the offering
went to slaughter. Several small dispersals provided a moderate supply of bred
cows and cow/calf pairs. Supply was moderate and demand good for slaughter
classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
             Pct Lean    Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80       66.00-72.00    72.00-77.00     62.00-66.50
                            outstanding 79.50-86.50
Boning       80-85       65.00-70.50    70.50-79.50     58.50-66.00
                            outstanding 79.50-83.50
Lean         85-90       53.50-61.00    60.50-66.50     45.50-54.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1410-2530 lbs 85.00-88.50; high
dressing 89.50-97.00, few outstanding 100.00-103.00; low dressing 72.00-75.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs couple 815-915 lbs
91.00-102.00, 1275 lb indiv. 75.00; 3-7 yrs 915-1315 lbs 62.00-77.00.

Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  3 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd
stage 1110-1335 lbs most 900.00-1110.00, pkg. blacks 3rd stage 1175.00, 1st
stage 1125-1330 lbs 850.00-960.00; broken mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1025-
1220 lbs 710.00-875.00. Large 1-2  5-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1435-1770 lbs
1085.00-1100.00, 1st stage 1370 lb indiv. 985.00; broken mouth 3rd stage 1455-
1575 lbs 1085.00-1100.00, broken mouth 2nd stage indiv. 850.00. Medium and
Large 2  7 yr 2nd stage 970 lbs 675.00. Medium 1-2  3 yrs to short and solid
mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 890-1060 lbs most 835.00-985.00, couple pkgs. from
dispersals 1135.00-1175.00, 1st stage 715-855 lbs 685.00-725.00; broken mouth
3rd stage 1030-1040 lbs 625.00-650.00.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  3 yrs to short and solid mouth 1100-
1355 lb cows w/250-380 lb calves 1285.00-1475.00, some w/180-450 lb calves and
most rebred 1550.00-1635.00; broken mouth to aged 1100-1210 lb cows w/babies to
170 lb calf 875.00-1075.00. Large 1-2  5 yr 1440 lb cow w/285 lb calf 1450.00.
Medium 1-2  3-7 yrs 970-1050 lb cows w/130-170 lb calves and a few rebred
1175.00-1275.00, cow w/240 lb calf and rebred 1550.00; short and solid mouth to
aged 1000-1055 lb cows w/babies to 160 lb calves 850.00-1000.00.

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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