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Springfield Livestock Marketing Center: Special Dairy Sale for 9/25/12

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Receipts:  614     Last Month:  653   Year ago:  1182

   Demand and supply moderate with near 20 percent bred and Springer heifers, 35
percent open heifers, 05 percent Fresh heifers and cows, 03 percent bred cows
and 08 percent baby calves.  Replacement Buyer interest was limited to only the
top end with the balance being weighed up to packer buyers.  Rain showers have
provide some relief from the recent dry weather and fall grazing may become a
reality.  Holsteins unless noted otherwise.  Prices per head.

   Springer heifers bred seven to nine months:
   Supreme - 1325.00-1550.00, ind 1700.00
   Approved -1000.00-1275.00
   Medium -   750.00-1000.00, Jersey’s 725.00-835.00
   Common -   530.00-750.00

   Heifers bred three to six months:
   Approved - 1000.00-1225.00
   Medium - 800.00-950.00, couple Jersey’s 700.00

   Heifers bred one to three months:
   Approved - 900.00-1075.00, pkg Jersey’s 700.00
   Medium - Crossbreds 575.00-675.00
   Common - Crossbreds 430.00-550.00

   Open Heifers:
   Approved - pkg 132 lbs Crossbreds 200.00
              pkg 205 lbs 260.00, 250-275 lbs Crossbreds 255.00-320.00
              200-300 lbs Jerseys 240.00-300.00
              300-360 lbs 320.00-410.00, pkg 333 lbs Jerseys 330.00
              pkg 420 lbs 435.00, pkg 453 lbs Crossbreds 430.00
              lot 483 lbs Jerseys 570.00
              500-600 lbs 510.00-590.00, lot 557 lbs Crossbreds 560.00
              lot 550 lbs Jerseys 570.00
              600-700 lbs 590.00-710.00
              couple 725 lbs 750.00
   Medium     450-500 lbs Crossbreds 330.00-425.00
              500-570 lbs 470.00-520.00, 525-600 lbs Crossbreds 410.00-510.00

   Replacement Cows:
   Fresh:
   Supreme - ind 1250.00
   Approved - 875.00-1200.00
   Medium - 685.00-785.00, Crossbreds 700.00-750.00
   Common - 450.00-700.00

   Milking:
   Supreme - ind Crossbred 1150.00
   Approved - Crossbreds couple 975.00-1000.00
   Medium - Crossbreds couple 750.00-775.00

   Second Stage Cows:
   Approved - ind 1125.00, ind Crossbred 1000.00
   Medium - couple 875.00-900.00, Crossbreds 700.00-825.00

   Baby Calves:
   Holstein heifers - 140.00-180.00, small 110.00-140.00
   Crossbred heifers - 80.00-120.00
   Holstein bulls - 90.00-120.00, small 75.00-85.00
   Crossbred bulls - 100.00-150.00, small 80.00-85.00
   Jersey bulls - pkg 40.00

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Jefferson City, MO
         Rick Huffman, Market Reporter 573-751-5618
         24 hour Market Report 573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS131.txt

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