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Carthage-Joplin Regional Stockyards: Cow and Bull Auction 8/29/12

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Receipts:  1303    Last Week:  1240    Last Year:  870

   Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows and slaughter bulls sold
steady to 1.00 higher. The offering included a moderate to heavy supply of
bred cows and a light supply of cow/calf pairs. Demand was very good for
the better quality bred cows. Supply was heavy and demand good for
slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean       Bulk       High Dressing   Low Dressing
Breaking         70-80    74.00-78.50    78.50-84.00    66.00-74.00
                            couple outstanding 86.00
Boning           80-85    73.00-78.50    78.00-85.00    66.00-74.00
                            couple outstanding 86.00
Lean             85-90    64.50-71.00    71.00-78.00    54.00-65.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1170-2020 lbs 89.00-93.50; high
dressing 96.00-102.50; low dressing 79.00-87.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 615-1040 lbs
most 93.00-111.00, few blacks 114.00-115.00; 3-7 yrs 925-1195 lbs most
72.00-90.00, couple pkgs. blacks 93.00&95.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 900-1340 lbs
most 1000.00-1250.00, few better quality 3rd stage blacks 1275.00-1300.00,
1st stage 1000-1200 lbs most 950.00-1150.00, pkg. blacks 1250.00; short and
solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1075-1325 lbs 775.00-980.00. Large
1-2  4-5 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1410-1510 lbs 1115.00-1190.00. Medium and
Large 2  5-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1075-1125 lbs 800.00-950.00, 1st stage
5 yrs to short and solid mouth 1000-1170 lbs 720.00-900.00. Medium 1-2  2-7
yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 875-1025 lbs 800.00-1000.00, 1st stage 920-1050 lbs
725.00-875.00 per head; short and solid mouth 2nd stage 900-1000 lbs 700.00-
875.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-7 yrs 970-1340 lb cows w/babies
to 390 lb calves and some rebred 1200.00-1450.00; broken mouth pkg. 1100 lb
cows w/150 lb calves 900.00. Medium and Large 2  2 yr 850 lb cow w/baby calf
925.00. Medium 1-2  5 yr 1000 lb cow w/baby calf 875.00 per pair.

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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