Springfield - Springfield Livestock Marketing Center: Special Dairy Sale for 07/28/15

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Receipts:  489    Last Month:  814    Last Year:  492

   The demand was good. The supply was light, probably due to the hot humid 
conditions. There were 13 percent springer heifers, 16 percent 
bred heifers, 36 percent open heifers, 04 percent fresh and milking 
cows, 01 percent bred and springer cows, and 13 percent baby calves.  
The balance was steers, bulls and slaughter cows.  
Prices reported are on a per head basis and for Holsteins unless noted 
otherwise.

Springer Heifers bred seven to nine months:
   Supreme - 1800.00-2100.00, ind crossbred 1875.00
   Approved- 1500.00-1775.00, few crossbreds 1525.00-1775.00
   Medium  - 1225.00-1450.00. crossbreds 1125.00-1300.00
  
Heifers bred three to six months:
   Supreme - 1750.00-2150.00, Jerseys 1725.00-1800.00
             ind crossbred 1900.00                            
   Approved- 1400.00-1720.00, Jerseys 1300.00-1500.00
         few crossbreds 1500.00-1675.00 
   Medium -  1200.00-1375.00
   Common -   925.00- 975.00

Heifers bred one to three months:
   Approved- 1475.00-1600.00, few Jerseys 1580.00-1625.00
                              crossbreds 1400.00-1500.00
   Common  -  585.00- 885.00, ind crossbred 650.00 

Open Heifers:
   Approved 
      200-300 lbs  lot 12 head 235 lbs 680.00,few crossbreds 370.00-500.00
      308-378 lbs  660.00- 690.00, pkg 2 crossbreds 360 lbs 490.00
      404-485 lbs  750.00- 940.00, lot 8 head 488 lbs 990.00
        ind Jersey 1050.00
                                   lot 7 crossbreds 490 lbs 950.00
                                   
      500-600 lbs pkg 520 lbs 950.00, pkg 4 Jerseys 540 lbs 1280.00  
                                   crossbreds 1140.00-1220
      643-700 lbs 1000.00-1150.00, lot 8 Jerseys 643 lbs 1380.00 
                                   crossbreds  950.00-1240.00
      700-891 lbs lot 5 head 891 lbs 1540.00, crossbreds 1200.00-1240.00
   Medium:
      200-300 lbs pkg 4 head 230 lbs 370.00 
      430-475 lbs ind Jersey 560.00, few crossbreds 780.00-810.00
      
Replacement Cows:
  Fresh and Milking Cows: 
   Approved- 1300.00-1770.00
      Medium -  1070.00-1170.00
      
  Springer Cows:
       Approved- few 1710.00-1775.00 
       Medium  - ind crossbred 1075.00
       
  Bred Cows: Scarce
       
Baby Calves:
      Holstein heifers-  300.00-360.00, small 110.00-140.00 
      Holstein bulls -   250.00-430.00, small 100.00-160.00
      Jersey bulls   -   few 110.00
      crossbred heifers  220.00-290.00
      crossbred bulls -  210.00-325.00, small 110.00-150.00
      beef cross heifers few 250.00-350.00    
      beef cross bulls   few 510.00-520.00
      
      
Source: MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Springfield, MO
         Ray Schooley, Market Reporter 573-751-5618
         24 hour Market Report 573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS131.txt

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