Wednesday Cow & Bull Sale

Summary
Cow and Bull Auction 8/24/16 Receipts: 860 Last Week: 659 Last Year: 650 Compared to last Wednesday, the bulk of slaughter cows and slaughter bulls sold 1.00-2.00 lower. The offering included a moderate supply of bred cows and cow/calf pairs were scarce. A high percentage of the offering went to slaughter. Supply and demand were moderate for slaughter classes.
Slaughter Cows
Breaking
Percent Lean70-80
Avg Dressing73.00-78.00
High Dressing77.00-82.00
Low Dressing 65.00-73.00

Slaughter Bulls
Slaughter Bulls:
  • Yield Grade 1-2 1070-2215 lbs average dressing 92.00- 102.00
  • high dressing 100.50-107.00, outstanding indiv. 115.00
  • low dressing 89.00-93.00, few 77.00.
Feeder Cows
Feeder/Stocker Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 1 1/2-3 yrs 710-1100 lbs 97.00-121.00, 630-660 lbs 132.00-139.50
  • 3-7 yrs 930-1340 lbs 76.00-102.50.
Bred Cows
Bred Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1000-1365 lbs 1175.00-1600.00, 1st stage 1095-1285 lbs 1075.00-1150.00
  • short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1075-1340 lbs 890.00-1150.00. Large 1-2 5-7 yrs 3rd stage 1500-1625 lbs 1430.00-1625.00
  • short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 1400-1805 lbs 1300.00-1445.00
  • broken mouth 3rd stage 1390 lb indiv. 1125.00. Medium and Large 2 3-4 yrs 3rd stage 1000-1100 lbs 1050.00-1100.00
  • broken mouth 3rd stage 1100 lb indiv. 875.00. Medium 1-2 2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 850-1050 lbs 850.00-1050.00, 1st stage 1030-1045 lbs 880.00-1025.00
  • short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 955-1050 lbs 825.00-1025.00 per head.
Cow/Calf Press
Cow/Calf Pairs:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 3 yr 1125 lb cow w/newborn calf 1350.00 per pair.
Source
JC_LS174

Jefferson City, MO    Thu Aug 25, 2016    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Carthage - Joplin Regional Stockyards
Cow and Bull Auction 8/24/16

Receipts:  860    Last Week:  659    Last Year:  650

   Compared to last Wednesday, the bulk of slaughter cows and slaughter
bulls sold 1.00-2.00 lower. The offering included a moderate supply of bred
cows and cow/calf pairs were scarce. A high percentage of the offering went
to slaughter. Supply and demand were moderate for slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking         70-80    73.00-78.00     77.00-82.00      65.00-73.00
Boning           80-85    72.00-80.00     79.00-85.00      65.00-73.00
Lean             85-90    64.00-72.00     72.00-77.00      55.00-65.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1070-2215 lbs average dressing 92.00-
102.00; high dressing 100.50-107.00, outstanding indiv. 115.00; low dressing
89.00-93.00, few 77.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 710-1100 lbs
97.00-121.00, 630-660 lbs 132.00-139.50; 3-7 yrs 930-1340 lbs 76.00-102.50.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1000-1365 lbs
1175.00-1600.00, 1st stage 1095-1285 lbs 1075.00-1150.00; short and solid mouth
to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1075-1340 lbs 890.00-1150.00. Large 1-2  5-7 yrs 3rd
stage 1500-1625 lbs 1430.00-1625.00; short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage
1400-1805 lbs 1300.00-1445.00; broken mouth 3rd stage 1390 lb indiv. 1125.00.
Medium and Large 2  3-4 yrs 3rd stage 1000-1100 lbs 1050.00-1100.00; broken
mouth 3rd stage 1100 lb indiv. 875.00. Medium 1-2  2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage
850-1050 lbs 850.00-1050.00, 1st stage 1030-1045 lbs 880.00-1025.00; short and
solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 955-1050 lbs 825.00-1025.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  3 yr 1125 lb cow w/newborn 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.txt

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