Wednesday Cow & Bull Sale     

JC_LS174
Jefferson City, MO    Thu Oct 16, 2014    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Carthage - Joplin Regional Stockyards
Cow and Bull Auction 10/15/14

Receipts:  517    Last Week:  720    Last Year:  715

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

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking         70-80    109.00-117.50   117.00-124.00    102.00-110.00
Boning           80-85    109.00-118.00   116.00-125.00    97.00-110.00
                       couple outstanding 127.00&130.00
Lean             85-90    100.00-108.00   108.00-113.00    87.00-98.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1145-2750 lbs 127.50-135.00; high
dressing 136.00-147.00; low dressing 117.00-127.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 675-1185 lbs
142.00-185.00; 3-7 yrs 1120-1270 lbs 117.50-131.00, 1045 lb indiv. 147.50.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 965-1340 lbs
most 1850.00-2200.00, couple pkgs. blacks 2300.00-2400.00, 1st stage 940-1310
lbs 1800.00-2150.00; 7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1175-1345 lbs 1700.00-1725.00,
1st stage 1100 lb indiv. 1650.00; broken mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1090-
1320 lbs 1400.00-1500.00. Large 1-2  6-7 yrs 2nd stage pkg. 1450 lbs 2300.00;
short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1415-1660 lbs 1530.00-1825.00.
Medium 1-2  3 yrs 3rd stage 970 lb indiv. 1750.00, 1st stage 4 yrs pkg. 1025
lbs 1800.00; 7 yrs to short and solid mouth 1st stage 980-1030 lbs 1310.00-
1350.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium Large 1-2  3 yrs pkg. 950 lb cows w/150 lb calves
3350.00, 3 yr 1125 lb cow w/newborn calf 2400.00. Medium 1-2  4-5 yrs 995-1040
lb cows w/baby calves 1900.00-2300.00; broken mouth 1040 lb cow w/165 lb calf
1550.00 per pair.

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.

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