Wednesday Cow & Bull Sale     

JC_LS174
Jefferson City, MO    Thu Jan 29, 2015    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Carthage - Joplin Regional Stockyards
Cow and Bull Auction 1/28/15

Receipts:   679   Last Week:  668   Last Year:  639

   Compared to last Wednesday, breaking and boning slaughter cows sold 2.00
lower while lean cows and slaughter bulls sold steady. The offering included
a heavy supply of bred cows with several from a couple dispersals and a light
supply of cow/calf pairs. Supply and demand were moderate for slaughter
classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking         70-80    101.00-107.00   106.50-111.00    94.00-101.00
Boning           80-85    98.00-107.00    107.00-110.00    88.00-99.00
Lean             85-90    90.00-101.00    100.00-104.00    80.00-90.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1190-2370 lbs 122.00-130.50; high
dressing 130.00-138.00; low dressing 111.00-122.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 850-1040 lbs
135.00-173.00; 3-7 yrs 1100-1145 lbs most 110.00-116.00, black indiv. 130.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 900-1360 lbs
most 1900.00-2300.00, pkg. black whiteface 3rd stage 2550.00, 1st stage 1025-
1340 lbs 1700.00-1975.00; short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 1095-1320
lbs 1650.00-1850.00; broken mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1060-1305 lbs
1405.00-1675.00. Large 1-2  2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1340-1525 lbs 2100.00-
2450.00; pkg. short and solid mouth 3rd stage 1495 lbs 1900.00; broken mouth
to aged 3rd stage 1390-1485 lbs 1585.00-1635.00. Medium 1-2  2-7 yrs 2nd and
3rd stage 845-1025 lbs 1400.00-1800.00, 1st stage 1025-1045 lbs 1450.00-
1675.00; broken mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 935-1005 lbs 990.00-1145.00
per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium Large 1-2  2-6 yrs 935-1250 lb cows w/120-310 lb
calves and a few rebred 2300.00-2700.00, a few w/newborn and baby calves
1600.00-1900.00. Medium and Large 2  5 yr 1095 lb cow w/135 lb calf 1850.00.
Medium 1-2  4 yr 1025 lb cow w/135 lb calf 2050.00; aged 920 lb cow w/250 lb
calf 1350.00 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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