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Carthage-Joplin Regional Stockyards: Cow and Bull Auction 3/07/12

Thursday, March 8, 2012

Receipts:  1047    Last Week:  1052    Last Year:  868

   Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows sold 1.00-2.00 lower and
slaughter bulls sold steady to 1.00 higher. 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:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Breaking         70-80    81.00-88.50    87.50-95.00     74.00-81.50
Boning           80-85    78.50-88.00    87.00-94.00     71.00-79.00
Lean             85-90    70.00-79.00    79.00-87.00     61.00-70.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1200-2515 lbs 93.00-101.00; high
dressing 100.00-108.00, couple outstanding 109.00&109.50; low dressing
82.00-93.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 795-1250 lbs
90.00-118.00, 705 lb indiv. 120.00; 3-7 yrs few 800-1250 lbs 86.00-90.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and
3rd stage 1000-1360 lbs most 1100.00-1350.00, some better quality from dis-
persals 1400.00-1475.00, 1st stage 1115-1360 lbs most 925.00-1025.00, couple
pkgs. blacks from dispersals 1275.00&1325.00; broken mouth to aged 3rd stage
1070-1315 lbs 865.00-1090.00. Large 1-2  3 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd
and 3rd stage 1375-1600 lbs most 1265.00-1500.00, couple pkgs. blacks 1600.00-
1650.00; broken mouth 3rd stage 1370-1525 lbs 1070.00-1225.00. Medium and
Large 2  4-5 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 875-1095 lbs 885.00-1000.00, 1st stage
1095-1100 lbs 900.00-935.00. Medium 1-2  4-5 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 875-995
lbs 910.00-1100.00, 1st stage 975-1025 lbs 760.00-850.00; broken mouth 3rd 
stage pkg. 1045 lbs 875.00.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 1000-
1330 lb cows w/babies to 385 lb calves most 1275.00-1550.00, some w/375-425 lb
calves and most cows rebred 1625.00-1850.00. Large 1-2  3 yr 1395 lb cow w/165
lb calf 1450.00. Medium and Large 2  5 yrs to short and solid mouth 1095-1150
lb cows w/baby calves 1100.00-1185.00. Medium 1-2  3-6 yrs 875-1025 lb cows
w/newborn to 160 lb calves 1150.00-1200.00.

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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