Springfield Livestock Marketing Center: Special Dairy Sale for 8/27/13

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Receipts:  654     Last Month:  376   Year ago:  632

   Demand moderate to good, supply moderate with near 12 percent Springer
heifers, 11 percent Bred heifers, 23 percent Open heifers, 03 percent Fresh
heifers and cows, 08 percent Milking cows, 11 Bred cows and 09 percent baby
calves.  The balance was steer/bull calves and weigh cows.  One milking herd
was in the offering.  Holsteins unless noted otherwise.  Prices per head.

   Springer heifers bred seven to nine months:
   Supreme - 1300.00-1525.00, ind Jersey 1210.00
   Approved - 1125.00-1350.00, Crossbreds 1070.00-1150.00,
                                  Jerseys 1100.00-1175.00
   Medium - 925.00-1125.00, Crossbreds 885.00-1035.00,
                               Jerseys 825.00-1000.00

   Heifers bred three to six months:
   Supreme - 1300.00-1510.00
   Approved - 1175.00-1300.00
   Medium - 935.00-1075.00, Crossbreds 885.00-1075.00,
                               Jerseys 800.00-1000.00

   Heifers bred one to three months:
   Approved - 950.00-1000.00
   Medium - 850.00-900.00
   Common - 550.00-700.00

   Open Heifers:
   Approved - pkg 438 lbs Crossbreds 485.00, 400-445 lbs Jerseys 500.00-550.00
              450-500 lbs 510.00-575.00
              500-555 lbs 560.00-625.00, 500-600 lbs Crossbreds 650.00-685.00
              pkg 605 lbs 660.00, 650-700 lbs Crossbreds 660.00-800.00,
                               couple 645 lbs Jerseys 785.00
              couple 720 lbs 800.00, pkg Crossbreds 713 lbs 770.00
              830-860 lbs 880.00-900.00
   Medium -   400-450 lbs 400.00-480.00
              500-530 lbs 500.00-570.00, 500-600 lbs Crossbreds 450.00-575.00

   Replacement Cows:

   Fresh: 
   Approved - 1275.00-1350.00, ind 1490.00
   Medium - 1000.00-1225.00
   Common - 700.00-885.00, couple Jerseys 610.00-685.00

   Milking Cows:
   Approved - 1270.00-1375.00, ind Jersey 985.00
   Medium - 1000.00-1250.00, Crossbreds 1040.00-1150.00,
                           couple Jerseys 725.00-835.00
   Common - 800.00-1000.00, Crossbreds 775.000-950.00, ind Jersey 575.00

   Springer Cows:
   Approved - 1175.00-1400.00
   Medium - 900.00-1200.00, Crossbreds 900.00-1000.00
   Common - 700.00-1010.00, Crossbreds 875.00-950.00

   Cows bred three to six months:
   Approved - 1110.00-1200.00, Jerseys 1100.00-1160.00
   Medium - 900.00-1135.00, Crossbreds 870.00-925.00, Jerseys 900.00-975.00
   Common - 800.00-900.00

   Baby Calves:
   Holstein heifers - 155.00-180.00, small 75.00-140.00
   Crossbred heifers - 130.00-175.00
   Holstein bulls - 145.00-210.00, small 75.00-140.00
   Crossbred bulls - 110.00-135.00
   Jersey bulls - couple 150.00-160.00

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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