Carthage - Joplin Regional Stockyards

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Cow and Bull Auction 6/01/16

Receipts:  740    Last Week:  881    Last Year:  672

   Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 higher
and slaughter bulls sold steady on a heavy supply. The offering included
a heavy supply of bred cows with most in the 2nd stage and a very light
supply of cow/calf pairs. Supply was moderate and demand good for
slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking         70-80    73.00-78.00     78.00-81.00      67.00-72.50
Boning           80-85    73.50-79.00     78.00-84.00      66.00-71.00
                                          indiv.87.00
Lean             85-90    62.50-73.00     72.00-79.50      52.00-62.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1045-2250 lbs average dressing 94.00-
100.00; high dressing 99.00-107.50; low dressing 86.00-93.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 755-1280 lbs
94.00-118.00, pkg. blacks 760 lbs 128.00; 3-7 yrs 1090-1200 lbs 76.00-89.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 960-1365 lbs
1100.00-1400.00, 1st stage 1150-1220 lbs 1125.00-1300.00; 7 yrs to aged most
2nd few 3rd stage 1090-1340 lbs 875.00-1175.00. Large 1-2  3-5 yrs 2nd and 3rd
stage 1400-1600 lbs 1125.00-1500.00; short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd
stage couple 1550-1585 lbs 1050.00-1075.00. Medium and Large 2  5-6 yrs 2nd
stage 1000-1100 lbs 1100.00-1110.00. Medium 1-2  3 yrs to short and solid mouth
2nd and 3rd stage 925-1000 lbs 900.00-1100.00; short and solid mouth 2nd
stage 1040 lb indiv. 835.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  broken mouth couple 1075-1100 lb cows
w/babies to 350 lb calves 1300.00-1375.00. Large 1-2  6-7 yrs 1500-1575 lb cows
w/babies to 160 lb calves 1300.00-1585.00. Medium and Large 2  aged 1080 lb cow
w/baby calf 975.00. Medium 1-2  aged pkg. 1000 lb cows w/280-325 lb calves
1225.00 per pair.

Source:  Missouri Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Carthage, MO
         Don Kleiboeker Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market line number 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS174.

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