Joplin Regional Stockyards: Cow and Bull Auction 11/13/13

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Receipts:  750    Last Week:  850    Last Year:  1412

   Compared to last week, breaking and boning cows steady to 2.00 
higher; lean cows steady to weak.  Slaughter bulls were fully steady.
Supply was light and demand moderate for all classes. 


   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing    Lo Dressing
Breaking         70-80    84.50-90.00    88.50-93.00    79.00-82.00
Boning           80-85    77.00-85.00    84.50-91.00    71.00-78.00
                             outstanding 90.00-94.00
Lean             85-90    72.00-77.00    76.50-83.00    63.00-69.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 1145-2045 lbs 89.00-97.50; high
dressing 103.50-108.00; low dressing 79.00-84.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 -2 yrs 725-1155 lbs
102.00-125.00; 3-5 yrs 770-1075 lbs 90.00-101.00.

   Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  3-7 yrs, 2nd-3rd stage, 1050-1350 lbs
1200.00-1650.00.  Medium and Large 2 4 yrs to short and solid, 2nd-3rd stage,
985-1200 lbs, 950.00-1175.00 per head. 

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to broken mouth cows, 985-
1325 lbs, with baby to 325 lbs calves 1300.00-1650.00. 

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Joplin, MO
         Sarah Wilkinson, 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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