Wednesday Cow & Bull Sale

Summary
Cow and Bull Auction 4/27/16 Receipts: 695 Last Week: 1185 Last Year: 853 Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 lower and slaughter bulls sold 1.00-2.00 lower. The offering included a moderate supply of bred cows and a very light supply of cow/calf pairs. Supply was moderate and demand good for slaughter classes.
Slaughter Cows
Breaking
Percent Lean70-80
Avg Dressing72.00-78.00
High Dressing77.00-82.50
indiv.87.00
Low Dressing 70.00-72.00

Boning
Percent Lean80-85
Avg Dressing72.00-78.50
High Dressing77.00-86.00
indiv.88.00
Low Dressing 65.00-73.00

Lean
Percent Lean85-90
Avg Dressing63.50-72.00
High Dressing71.50-79.00
Low Dressing 55.00-62.00

Slaughter Bulls
Slaughter Bulls:
  • Yield Grade 1-2 1235-2340 lbs average dressing 93.00- 99.50
  • high dressing 99.00-110.00
  • low dressing 81.00-93.50.
Feeder Cows
Feeder/Stocker Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 1 1/2-3 yrs 720-1260 lbs 100.00-125.00
  • 3-7 yrs 875-1240 lbs 73.00-97.50.
Bred Cows
Bred Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 925-1365 lbs 1225.00-1500.00
  • 7 yrs to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1065-1365 lbs 885.00-1200.00. Large 1-2 4 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 1450-1525 lbs 1200.00-1500.00. Medium and Large 2 2-5 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 875-1210 lbs 1025.00-1185.00
  • short and solid mouth 2nd stage 900 lb indiv. 760.00. Medium 1-2 4-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 900-1050 lbs 1000.00-1300.00, 1st stage pkg. 1010 lbs 900.00
  • broken mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 900-1025 lbs 750.00- 1025.00 per head.
Cow/Calf Press
Cow/Calf Pairs:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 2-5 yrs 1000-1365 lb cows w/newborn to 380 lb calves and a few rebred 1700.00-2000.00
  • short and solid mouth to aged 1200-1280 lb cows w/150-185 lb calves 1150.00-1375.00. Medium and Large 2 broken mouth to aged 1000-1100 lb cows w/baby calves 1025.00-1100.00. Medium 1-2 short and solid mouth 895 lb cow w/baby calf 1225.00 per pair.
Source
JC_LS174
Jefferson City, MO    Thu Apr 28, 2016    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Carthage-Joplin Regional Stockyards
Cow and Bull Auction 4/27/16

Receipts:  695    Last Week:  1185    Last Year:   853

   Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 lower and
slaughter bulls sold 1.00-2.00 lower. The offering included a moderate supply
of bred cows 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    72.00-78.00     77.00-82.50      70.00-72.00
                                          indiv.87.00
Boning           80-85    72.00-78.50     77.00-86.00      65.00-73.00
                                          indiv.88.00
Lean             85-90    63.50-72.00     71.50-79.00      55.00-62.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1235-2340 lbs average dressing 93.00-
99.50; high dressing 99.00-110.00; low dressing 81.00-93.50.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 720-1260 lbs
100.00-125.00; 3-7 yrs 875-1240 lbs 73.00-97.50.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 925-1365 lbs
1225.00-1500.00; 7 yrs to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1065-1365 lbs 885.00-1200.00.
Large 1-2  4 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 1450-1525 lbs
1200.00-1500.00. Medium and Large 2  2-5 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 875-1210 lbs
1025.00-1185.00; short and solid mouth 2nd stage 900 lb indiv. 760.00. Medium
1-2  4-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 900-1050 lbs 1000.00-1300.00, 1st stage pkg.
1010 lbs 900.00; broken mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 900-1025 lbs 750.00-
1025.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-5 yrs 1000-1365 lb cows w/newborn
to 380 lb calves and a few rebred 1700.00-2000.00; short and solid mouth to
aged 1200-1280 lb cows w/150-185 lb calves 1150.00-1375.00. Medium and Large 2
broken mouth to aged 1000-1100 lb cows w/baby calves 1025.00-1100.00. Medium
1-2  short and solid mouth 895 lb cow w/baby calf 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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