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Carthage-Joplin Regional Stockyards: Cow and Bull Auction 2/08/12

Thursday, February 9, 2012

Receipts:  899    Last Week:  1200    Last Year:  No Sale (weather)

   Compared to last Wednesday, breaking and boning slaughter cows sold 5.00-
6.00 higher and lean cows sold 3.00-4.00 higher while slaughter bulls sold
4.00-6.00 higher. Several additional slaughter buyers were in the market
today escalating the demand. There was a heavy supply of bred cows and a
moderate supply of cow/calf pairs. Supply was moderate and demand very good
for slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Breaking         70-80    77.00-84.00    83.00-90.00     74.00-77.00
                             outstanding 91.00-92.50
Boning           80-85    73.00-81.00    80.50-88.00     64.00-73.00
                             outstanding 90.00-91.00
                                 extreme indiv.99.00
Lean             85-90    64.00-71.00    71.00-78.50     56.00-63.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1315-2070 lbs 91.00-98.00; high
dressing 99.00-108.00, outstanding 109.00-110.50, extreme indiv. 116.50;
low dressing 79.00-89.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 670-1240 lbs
most 90.00-116.50, few 125.00-127.00; 3-7 yrs 840-1290 lbs 73.00-89.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and
3rd stage 1075-1350 lbs most 1100.00-1350.00, some better quality 1400.00-
1550.00, 1st stage 1095-1200 lbs 950.00-1160.00; broken mouth to aged 3rd
stage 1080-1195 lbs most 950.00-1175.00, pkg. black and black white-face
1225.00, 2nd stage 1085-1250 lbs 870.00-1000.00. Large 1-2  3-7 yrs 3rd
stage 1375-1575 lbs 1275.00-1500.00, 1st stage pkg. 1400 lbs 1200.00; broken
mouth 3rd stage pkg. 1595 lbs 1175.00. Medium and Large 2  6 yrs to short and
solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 875-1125 lbs 725.00-900.00, 1st stage 925-1070
lbs 700.00-890.00. Medium 1-2  3 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage
850-1050 lbs most 850.00-1075.00, better quality 1100.00-1300.00, 1st stage
825-1050 lbs 850.00-950.00; broken mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 900-1025
lbs most 725.00-900.00, pkg. blacks 3rd stage 1000.00

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  5 yrs to short and solid mouth 1095-
1295 lb cows w/newborn to 170 lb calves 1200.00-1350.00, some w/200-385 lb
calves and rebred 1400.00-1700.00; broken mouth to aged 1080-1320 lb cows w/
newborn to 250 lb calves and some rebred 1075.00-1200.00. Medium 1-2  3 yrs to
short and solid mouth 875-1025 lb cows w/newborn to 170 lb calves 1100.00-1300.00, 3 yr black white-face pair 1500.00; broken mouth 1025 lb cow w/newborn
calf 1000.00.

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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