Springfield - Springfield Livestock Marketing Center: Cow and Bull Auction 7/13/2015

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Receipts:  269    Last Week:  242    Last Year:  289

   Compared to last Monday, slaughter cows sold 1.00-2.00 lower and slaughter
bulls sold 2.00-4.00 lower. The offering included a light supply of both bred
cows and cow/calf pairs. There was a lot of rain in most areas last week and
looks like there will be a lot heat this week. Supply was light and demand
moderate for slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      106.00-112.00    113.00-118.00   95.00-106.50
Boning       80-85      106.00-113.00    114.00-116.00   96.00-106.50
Lean         85-90      93.00-107.00     107.00-116.00   83.00-94.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1085-2075 lbs average dressing 134.00-
140.00; high dressing 140.00-148.50; low dressing 119.00-133.50.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 650-990 lbs 149.00-
196.00, 1065-1305 lbs 118.50-129.50; 3-7 yrs 990-1225 lbs 105.00-121.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd
stage 1080-1220 lbs 1800.00-2125.00, 1st stage 1200-1270 lbs 1575.00-1750.00;
short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage couple 1045-1115 lbs 1575.00-
1825.00. Large 1-2  2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1360-1860 lbs 1950.00-2225.00;
short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage couple 1380-1385 lbs 1675.00-
1900.00. Medium and Large 2  7 yr 1st stage 1170 lb indiv. 1360.00. Medium 1-2
4 yr 1st stage 835 lb indiv. 1475.00; broken mouth 2nd stage 1005 lb indiv.
1225.00 per head.

  Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-4 yrs 990-1045 lb cows w/225-270 lb
calves and a few rebred 2475.00-2525.00; pkg. 6 yrs to short and solid mouth
1125 lb cows w/350-400 lb calves and rebred 3025.00, short and solid mouth 1190
lb cow w/180 lb calf 2250.00. Large 1-2  6 yr 1625 lb cow w/170 lb calf 2325.00;
7 yrs to short and solid mouth pkg. 1485 lb cows w/490 lb calves and rebred
3475.00 per pair.

Source:  Missouri Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Springfield, MO
         Don Kleiboeker Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market line number 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS140.txt

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