Springfield, MO- Livestock Marketing Center: Cow and Bull Auction 6/23/2014

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Receipts:  278    Last Week:  351    Last Year:  261

   Compared to last Monday, slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 higher and
slaughter bulls sold 1.00-2.00 higher with most of the offering going to
slaughter. The supply of bred cows and cow/calf pairs was very light. Supply
was light and demand very good for slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      102.00-108.00    108.00-116.50    100.00-102.00
Boning       80-85      102.00-107.50    110.00-117.00    92.50-102.00
Lean         85-90      94.50-100.00     105.00-109.00    83.00-94.00
                                         indiv. 117.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1055-2020 lbs 122.00-128.00; high
dressing 128.00-142.50; low dressing 109.00-115.00

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 795-1060 lbs
143.00-169.00, pkg. 1245 lbs 123.00; 3-7 yrs few 990-1300 lbs 104.00-107.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  5-7 yrs most 2nd few 3rd stage 1095-1355
lbs 1475.00-1625.00, 1st stage 1080 lb indiv. 1500.00; short and solid mouth
to aged 2nd stage 1080-1335 lbs 1150.00-1400.00. Large 1-2  6 yrs to short and
solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 1365-1665 lbs 1500.00-1800.00; broken mouth 2nd
stage couple pkgs. 1420 lbs 1435.00-1460.00. Medium and Large 2  7 yr 1st
stage 970 lb indiv. 1000.00. Medium 1-2  7 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd
and 3rd stage 900-1035 lbs 1225.00-1450.00; broken mouth 2nd stage 1040 lb
indiv. 1135.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  5 yrs to short and solid mouth 1075-
1090 lb cows w/290-390 lb calves and a few rebred 1775.00-2060.00. Large 1-2
5-6 yrs pkg 1490 lb cows w/300-425 lb calves 2500.00; short and solid mouth 1355
lb cow w/390 lb calf 2200.00 per pair.

Source:  Missouri Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Springfield, MO
         Don Kleiboeker Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market line number 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS140.
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