Norwood, MO - Producers Auction Yards: Special Dairy Heifer Sale Report for 8/08/2013

Friday, August 9, 2013

Receipts:  217     Last Special:  374    Last Year:  677   

   Demand was moderate and supply was very light, probably due to the heavy rain and flooding in the trade area over the past several days. There were near 12% springer heifers, 12% bred heifers, 23% open heifers, 10% fresh and milking cows, 06% bred and springer cows and 23% calves.  Holsteins unless noted otherwise and all prices are per head.  

Springer heifers bred seven to nine months: 
   Supreme - Indiv 1200.00,Indiv Jersey 1090.00,
				Pair Crossbreds 1250.00-1310.00
   Approved-  925.00-1150.00, Jerseys 885.00-1080.00, 
			       Crossbreds 975.00-1050.00
Heifers bred four to six months:
   Supreme - 1150.00-1170.00, Crossbreds 1000.00-1180.00                            
                              Indiv Crossbred 1300.00
   Approved-  835.00- 900.00, Few Crossbreds 580.00- 710.00

Heifers bred one to three months: Scarce
   
Open heifers:
   Approved and Medium
    200-600 lbs Few 300.00- 590.00 
    600-700 lbs 620.00- 810.00 
    700-800 lbs Package of 7 at 807 lbs 860.00
   
Fresh and open milking cows:
   Approved-  Indiv 1125.00
   Medium  -  Pair 750.00-800.00      
   Common  -  600.00- 690.00
   
Springer cows: 
   Supreme - 1200.00-1250.00
   Approved- Few 1050.00-1125.00, Pair Crossbreds 880.00-1025.00   

Bred Cows: Scarce
   
Baby calves:
   Holstein heifers   105.00-125.00
   Holstein bulls     105.00-150.00, Small 40.00- 90.00 
   Jersey bulls        40.00- 65.00  
   Crossbred heifers   90.00-110.00
   Crossbred bulls     85.00-135.00, Pair Small 35.00- 55.00
   Beef cross bulls    75.00-195.00

Source: MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Norwood, MO
        Ray Schooley, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
        24 hour Market Report1-573-522-9244
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS130.txt
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