Norwood, MO - Producers Auction Yards

Friday, December 11, 2015

Special Dairy Heifer Sale Report for 12/10/2015

Receipts:  331    Last Month Special:  286    Year Ago:  735      

   At this month's special dairy sale at the Producers Auction Yard,
demand was good on a light supply.  The supply consisted of 1 percent 
Springer Heifers, 5 percent Bred Heifers, 16 percent Open Heifers, 5 
percent Fresh and Milking Cows, 8 percent Bred Cows and 15 percent baby
calves.  The balance was made up of weigh cows and beef animals.  All 
quotes are on a per head basis for Holsteins unless noted otherwise.

Springer Heifers Bred Seven to Nine Months: 
   Supreme  - 2025.00-2325.00
   Medium   - Individual Jersey 1100.00
 
Heifers Bred Four to Six Months:
   Supreme  -  Individual 1950.00
   Approved -  Individual Crossbred 1600.00, Jerseys 1625.00-1660.00
   Medium   -  Individual Jersey 1375.00
   Common   -  Individual Crossbred 675.00
  
Heifers Bred One to Three Months:  
   Approved -  Individual 1550.00, Individual Jersey 1275.00
   Medium   -  Individual 1300.00
   Common   -  675.00-850.00, Individual Crossbred 950.00

Open heifers:
   Approved 
            500-600 lbs Pkg 5 hd 554 lbs 970.00
            600-700 lbs 1010.00-1080.00
            700-800 lbs 1100.00-1320.00
   Medium
            300-400 lbs Individual 390.00, Ind. Crossbred 310.00	
            400-500 lbs 500.00-550.00, Crossbreds 490.00-600.00
            500-600 lbs Individual 700.00
            600-700 lbs Individual 850.00		       
    
Fresh Milking Heifers and Cows:
   Supreme  - 1725.00-1900.00
   Approved - Individual Crossbred 1525.00
   Medium   - Individual 1075.00
   Common   - 700.00-875.00, Individual Jersey 850.00
   
Bred and Springer Cows:
   Supreme  - Individual Jersey 1725.00
   Approved - 1600.00-1700.00, Individual Crossbred 1675.00
   Medium   - Crossbreds 1275.00-1500.00, Jerseys 1300.00-1490.00
   Common   - Crossbreds 750.00-1175.00, Jerseys 800.00-950.00

Baby Calves:
   Holstein Heifers  - Large 270.00-275.00, Small Individual 180.00
   Holstein Bulls    - Large 220.00-275.00, Small 135.00-165.00
   Jersey Bulls      - 90.00-105.00
   Crossbred Heifers - Individual Small 120.00
   Crossbred Bulls   - Pair 250.00
   Beef Cross Heifers- 270.00-310.00
   Beef Cross  Bulls - 230.00-340.00

Source: MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Norwood, MO
            Dan Hill, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
            24 hour Market Report1-573-522-9244
            www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS130.txt

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