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Carthage-Joplin Regional Stockyards: Cow and Bull Auction 7/11/12

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Receipts:  1286   Last Week:  No Sale   Last Year:  1182

   Compared to two weeks ago, slaughter cows and slaughter bulls sold 3.00-
4.00 lower. A high percent of the offering went to slaughter. Dry weather has
reduced interest in take home cows and several bred cows were purchased for
slaughter. Supply was heavy and demand moderate for slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Breaking         70-80    73.00-78.00    78.00-83.00     67.00-73.00
Boning           80-85    73.00-78.50    78.50-84.00     65.00-73.00
Lean             85-90    69.00-76.00    76.00-81.00     60.00-69.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1100-2185 lbs 93.00-100.00; high
dressing 100.50-107.00; low dressing 85.00-91.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 715-1200 lbs
most 84.00-96.00, some fancy blacks 107.50-110.00; 3-5 yrs 960-1180 lbs
71.00-79.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and
3rd stage 1075-1275 lbs most 780.00-975.00, several fancy blacks 3rd stage
1000.00-1100.00, 1st stage 1100-1225 lbs 850.00-900.00; short and solid mouth
to aged 3rd stage 1180-1245 lbs 790.00-845.00. Large 1-2  broken mouth 3rd
stage 1410 lb indiv. 1045.00. Medium and Large 2  5-7 yrs 3rd stage 1000-1175
lbs 650.00-875.00. Medium 1-2  4-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 950-1025 lbs 750.00-
835.00, 1st stage 950-1030 lbs 690.00-760.00; broken mouth 3rd stage 1030 lb
indiv. 680.00.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  4 yrs to short and solid mouth 1000-
1345 lb cows w/babies to 325 lb calves and some rebred 1150.00-1400.00. Large
1-2  5-7 yrs 1385-1425 lb cows w/babies to 360 lb calves and several rebred
1500.00-1550.00. Medium and Large 2  3-7 yrs 860-1025 lb cows w/160-350 lb
calves and a few rebred 950.00-1110.00. Medium 1-2  3-6 yrs 800-1040 lb
cow w/135-290 lb calves 900.00-1100.00.

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.

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