Springfield - Livestock Marketing Center: Cow and Bull Auction 1/26/2015

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Receipts:  369    Last Week:  574    Last Year:  510

   Compared to last Monday, slaughter cows sold fully 10.00 lower and slaughter
bulls sold 4.00-5.00 lower. There was a moderate supply of bred cows and only a
couple cow/calf pairs traded. Supply and demand were light for slaughter
classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      90.00-101.00    100.00-102.00    80.00-91.50
Boning       80-85      94.00-100.00    -------102.50    80.00-88.00
Lean         85-90      79.00-88.00     90.00-93.00      70.00-90.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1265-2190 lbs 121.00-129.00; high
dressing 131.00-134.50; low dressing 110.00-120.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 755-1115 lbs
120.00-166.00, pkg. 585 lbs 190.00; 3-7 yrs 1030-1345 lbs 90.00-123.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd
stage 1105-1275 lbs 1775.00-2025.00, 1st stage 1185-1220 lbs 1600.00-1825.00;
short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1075-1295 lbs 1200.00-1575.00.
Large 1-2  7-6 yrs 2nd stage 1365-1505 lbs 1900.00-2000.00, 1st stage 1415-1440
lbs 1500.00-1700.00; 7 yrs to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1370-1585 lbs 1475.00-
1600.00. Medium and Large 2  2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 930-1265 lbs 1475.00-
1700.00, 1st stage 1225 lb indiv. 1325.00. Medium 1-2  3 yrs to short and solid
mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 810-1055 lbs 1275.00-1550.00; broken mouth 2nd stage
890 lb indiv. 1025.00 per head.

  Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  5 yr 1260 lb cow w/360 lb calf 2600.00.
Large 1-2  broken mouth 1500 lb cow w/165 lb calf 1825.00 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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