Joplin Regional Stockyards: Cow and Bull Auction 6/25/14

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Receipts:  1080    Last Week:  703    Last Year:  556

   Compared to last week, breaking and boning cows 5.00-8.00 
higher; lean cows 3.00-6.00 higher.  Slaughter bulls were 4.00-6.00.
higher. Supply was moderate to heavy and demand very good for all classes.
Buyers were aggressive throughout the sale. 


   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing    Lo Dressing
Breaking         70-80   113.00-120.00   118.00-124.00  101.00-109.00
Boning           80-85   111.00-118.00   117.00-126.00  104.00-113.00
                             outstanding 127.00-131.00
Lean             85-90   103.00-109.00   105.00-113.00  90.00-98.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 1000-2550 lbs 126.00-136.00; high
dressing 142.00-149.00; Ind. 152.50 few low dressing 115.00-126.00

   Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  3-7 yrs, 2nd-3rd stage, 1000-1350 lbs
1700.00-2250.00.  Medium and Large 2 4 yrs to short and solid, 2nd-3rd stage,
1050-1400 lbs, 1500.00-2100.00 per head. 

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-7 yrs 1100-1400 lb cows, with 
baby to 275 lb calves 2100.00-2800.00. Large Dispersal black and black 
baldy cows 2-6 yrs 1000-1300 lb. with 200-450 lb. calves 3000.00-3500.00 
per pair.


Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Joplin, MO
         Steve Gill, 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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