Carthage - Joplin Regional Stockyards

Friday, November 27, 2015

Cow and Bull Auction Close for 11/25/15

Receipts:  625    Last Week:  696    Last Year:  521

   Compared to last week, slaughter cows mostly steady and slaughter
Bulls mostly steady. Supply moderate. Demand moderate. Most of todays
Offering was slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
             Pct Lean   Average Dressing    High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      72.00-78.00         -------------     ------------  
Boning       80-85      70.00-76.00         77.00-85.00       63.00-69.00
Lean         85-90      60.00-65.00         70.00-72.50       63.00-69.00  

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2  
1245-2215 lbs           93.50-100.00        100.50-105.00     69.00-90.00

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2   few 1  to 2 yrs 775-1150
Lbs 110.00-160.00; few 3 yrs to 6 yrs 1075 to 1450 lbs 79.00-117.50.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 1 1/2 yrs to short solid 1050-1450 lbs
2nd to 3rd stage 1275.00-2050.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium And Large 1-2  few 5 yrs to 6 yrs 1100 lbs with baby
Calves at side 1700.00 per pair.  

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Carthage, MO
         Brian K. Fleischmann, Market Reporter, 573-751-5619
         24 Hour Market line number 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS174.txt

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