Carthage-Joplin Regional Stockyards

Monday, November 28, 2016

Special Cow and Bull Auction Report for 11/26/16

Receipts:  795    Last Month:  1294

   The seats were full of active buyers as the Joplin Regional Stockyards
held a special Cow and Bull sale. Several consignors including some
reputation breeders offered a sizeable number of young breeding bulls with
many being registered and some Show-Me-Select qualified. The offering in-
cluded 40 percent bred cows, 24 percent cow/calf pairs, 15 percent breeding
bulls, 7 percent stocker and feeder cows and about 14 percent were slaughter
cows and calves pulled from cows sold by the pound. Demand was good and
prices remained strong especially for the better quality breeding stock.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1  2 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage couple pkgs.
1070-1100 lbs 1800.00. Medium and Large 1-2  2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage
1080-1340 lbs most 1400.00-1650.00, few 2-6 yrs 970-1280 lbs 1100.00-1375.00,
1st stage 2-5 yrs 1100-1225 lbs 1100.00-1300.00; 7 yrs to short and solid
mouth 2nd stage 1100-1280 lbs 975.00-1250.00, 1st stage 5-7 yrs 1100-1250
lbs 900.00-1050.00; broken mouth 2nd and 3rd stage couple pkgs. 1095-1295
lbs 875.00-900.00. Medium and Large 2  2-7 yrs 2nd stage 800-1195 lbs
1050.00-1275.00, 1st stage 875 lb indiv. 900.00. Medium 1  3 yrs 2nd stage
pkg. 1000 lbs 1600.00. Medium 1-2  2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 880-1050 lbs
1100.00-1400.00; 7 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 970-1050
lbs 650.00-900.00 per head.

   Stocker and Feeder Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2 yrs pkg. blacks 908
lb 1050.00; 1 1/2-2 yrs 810-895 lbs 90.00-112.50; 2-3 yrs 865-1215 lbs 62.00-
75.00; 3-5 yrs 910-1235 lbs 54.00-67.50.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1  3-4 yrs 1100-1200 lb cows w/babies to
260 lb calves 2300.00-2600.00. Medium and Large 1-2  2-6 yrs 980-1340 lb cows
w/babies to 300 lb calves 1750.00-2100.00; 7 yrs to short and solid mouth 1100-
1280 lb cows w/babies to 155 lb calves 1200.00-1425.00; broken mouth pkg. 1100
lb cows w/130-140 lb calves 1100.00. Medium and Large 2  6-7 yrs pkg. 1110 lb
cows w/110-130 lb calves 1500.00. Medium 1-2  2-7 yrs 800-1040 lb cows w/170-
495 lb calves and several rebred 1700.00-2100.00, couple pkgs. 3-7 yrs 995-
1050 lbs w/babies to 200 lb calves 1600.00 per pair.

Replacement Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  1 1/2-2 yrs most Registered and some
Show-Me Select qualified 1450-1830 lbs 3000.00-4500.00; 1 1/2 yrs 1375-1600
lbs 2500.00-3200.00. Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2 yrs 1450-1600 lbs 2300.00-
2700.00, 1175-1500 lbs most 1400.00-2500.00, couple Show-Me-Select qualified
2700.00; Large 1  1 1/2 yrs 1570-1680 lbs 3500.00-4000.00. Medium 1  1 1/2 yrs
1000-1200 lbs 2600.00-2700.00. Medium 1-2  1 1/2-5 yrs 1000-1250 lbs 1400.00-
2100.00 per head.

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