Wednesday Cow & Bull Sale

Summary
Cow and Bull Auction 5/18/16 Receipts: 549 Last Week: 833 Last Year: 743 Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 higher and slaughter bulls sold 1.00-2.00 lower. The offering included a moderate supply of bred cows with most in the 2nd stage and a light supply of cow/calf pairs. Supply and demand were moderate for slaughter classes.
Slaughter Cows
Breaking
Percent Lean70-80
Avg Dressing70.00-77.50
High Dressing77.00-85.00
Low Dressing 65.00-71.00

Slaughter Bulls
Slaughter Bulls:
  • Yield Grade 1-2 1475-2405 lbs average dressing 92.00- 100.00
  • high dressing 99.00-107.00
  • low dressing 87.50-91.00.
Feeder Cows
Feeder/Stocker Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 1 1/2-3 yrs 780-1220 lbs most 100.00-127.00, 655 lb indiv. 130.00
  • 3-7 yrs 800-1260 lbs 79.00-105.00.
Bred Cows
Bred Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 2 yrs to short and solid mouth most 2nd few 3rd stage 1025-1365 lbs 1175.00-1500.00, 1st stage 1090-1250 lbs 1100.00- 1250.00
  • short and solid mouth to aged 2nd stage 1100-1350 lbs 825.00-1075.00. Large 1-2 5-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1400-1620 lbs 1230.00-1575.00, 2 yr 2nd stage 1220 lb indiv. 1650.00
  • 6 yrs to short and solid mouth 3rd stage pkg. 1500 lbs 1300.00. Medium and Large 2 3-5 yrs 1st and 2nd stage 950-1200 lbs 775.00-1075.00. Medium 1-2 2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 750-1040 lbs 900.00-1175.00, 1st stage 5 yr 1050 lb indiv. 1025.00
  • broken mouth 2nd stage 1000 lb indiv. 800`.00 per head.
Cow/Calf Press
Cow/Calf Pairs:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 2 yrs to short and solid mouth 945- 1360 lb cows w/130-300 lb calves 1550.00-1825.00. Medium 1-2 2 yrs to short and solid mouth 700-945 lb cows w/160-185 lb calves 1400.00-1500.00 per pair.
Source
JC_LS174
Jefferson City, MO    Thu May 19, 2016    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Carthage - Joplin Regional Stockyards
Cow and Bull Auction 5/18/16

Receipts:  549    Last Week:  833    Last Year:  743

   Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 higher and
slaughter bulls sold 1.00-2.00 lower. The offering included a moderate supply
of bred cows with most in the 2nd stage 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    70.00-77.50     77.00-85.00      65.00-71.00
Boning           80-85    70.00-77.50     77.00-83.50      67.50-70.50
Lean             85-90    63.50-71.00     71.00-79.00      51.00-55.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1475-2405 lbs average dressing 92.00-
100.00; high dressing 99.00-107.00; low dressing 87.50-91.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 780-1220 lbs
most 100.00-127.00, 655 lb indiv. 130.00; 3-7 yrs 800-1260 lbs 79.00-105.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth most 2nd
few 3rd stage 1025-1365 lbs 1175.00-1500.00, 1st stage 1090-1250 lbs 1100.00-
1250.00; short and solid mouth to aged 2nd stage 1100-1350 lbs 825.00-1075.00.
Large 1-2  5-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1400-1620 lbs 1230.00-1575.00, 2 yr 2nd
stage 1220 lb indiv. 1650.00; 6 yrs to short and solid mouth 3rd stage pkg.
1500 lbs 1300.00. Medium and Large 2  3-5 yrs 1st and 2nd stage 950-1200 lbs
775.00-1075.00. Medium 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage
750-1040 lbs 900.00-1175.00, 1st stage 5 yr 1050 lb indiv. 1025.00; broken
mouth 2nd stage 1000 lb indiv. 800`.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 945-
1360 lb cows w/130-300 lb calves 1550.00-1825.00. Medium 1-2  2 yrs to short
and solid mouth 700-945 lb cows w/160-185 lb calves 1400.00-1500.00 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.txt

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