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Springfield - Springfield Livestock Marketing Center: Cow and Bull Auction Close for 6/25/2012

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Receipts:  642    Last Week:  501    Last Year:  378

   Compared to last Monday, slaughter cows sold 1.00-2.00 higher and slaughter
bulls sold firm. There was a good supply of bred cows that sold mostly for 
slaughter, only a few cow/calf pairs that were not split. Supply and demand were 
moderate for slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
             Pct Lean    Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80       78.00-81.50    -----           -----
Boning       80-85       79.50-87.00    86.50-91.50     72.00-77.00
Lean         85-90       70.50-77.50    79.00-83.00     56.00-66.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1450-2035 lbs 99.00-106.00; high
dressing 106.50-114.00 low dressing 87.00-97.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 950-1265 lbs 900.00-
1100.00, pkg of 2 yrs 1150 lbs 1200.00, few 1st stage 980-1225 lbs 900.00-1000.00, 
few short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 1080-1150 lbs 840.00-910.00.  Large 1-2  
6-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1310-1395 lbs 1035.00-1075.00.  Medium and Large 2  Short 
and Solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 1080-1150 lbs 840.00-875.00.  Medium 3  2-4 yrs 
2nd and 3rd stage 715-735 lbs 475.00-500.00 per head.       

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  3-7 yrs 950-1300 lb cows with babies to 
300 lb calves 1100.00-1350.00.  Large 1-2  2-5 yrs 1300-1600 lb cows with 200-380 
lb calves 1400.00-1710.00 per pair.

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Springfield, MO
         LeAnn Monroe, 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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