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Carthage-Joplin Regional Stockyards: Cow and Bull Auction 9/05/12

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Receipts:  1038    Last Week:  1303    Last Year:  1138

   Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows and slaughter bulls sold steady
to 1.00 higher. The offering included several dispersals from producers running
short of forage. The supply of bred cows and cow/calf pairs was light to
moderate. Demand remains good for the better quality bred cows. Supply was
moderate and demand good for slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Breaking         70-80    74.00-79.50    79.00-86.00     68.00-74.00
                             outstanding 86.50-88.00
Boning           80-85    74.00-79.00    79.00-86.00     66.00-74.50
                             outstanding 86.50-88.00
Lean             85-90    65.00-71.50    71.50-79.00     54.00-65.00
                                        couple 80.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1158-1985 lbs 89.00-96.00; high
dressing 96.00-103.00, indiv. 104.50; low dressing 86.00-90.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 655-1110 lbs
most 92.00-113.00, pkg. black and black white-face 119.00; 3-7 yrs 915-1165
lbs most 73.00-93.00, couple pkgs. thin blacks 108.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1075-1290 lbs
most 1000.00-1250.00, few 3rd stage 1275.00-1300.00, 1st stage 975-1260 lbs
most 975.00-1200.00, couple blacks 1225.00 & 1250.00; short and solid mouth to
aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1095-1200 lbs 800.00-1025.00. Large 1-2  short and
solid mouth to aged 3rd stage 1410-1435 lbs 1045.00-1125.00. Medium and Large
2  5 yrs couple 2nd and 3rd stage 1000-1100 lbs 975.00-1050.00, 1st stage
850-925 lbs 735.00-925.00; short and solid mouth 3rd stage 875-1080 lbs
760.00-775.00. Medium 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage
800-1050 lbs 800.00-1000.00, 1st stage 900-1000 lbs 925.00-1075.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 925-
1275 lb cows w/babies to 220 lb calves 1200.00-1425.00, some w/175-340 lb
calves and all cows rebred 1500.00-1600.00. Large 1-2  pkg 6 yr 1400 lb cows
w/170 lb calves 1400.00. Medium and Large 2  2 yr 900 lb cow w/235 lb calf
1150.00 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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