Wednesday Cow & Bull Sale     

JC_LS174
Jefferson City, MO    Thu Aug 27, 2015    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Carthage - Joplin Regional Stockyards
Cow and Bull Auction 8/26/15

Receipts:   650   Last Week:  450   Last Year:  370

   Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows and slaughter bulls sold 3.00-4.00
lower. The offering included a heavy supply of bred cows and just a few cow/calf
pairs. Supply and demand were moderate for slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking         70-80    103.00-109.50   111.00-116.00    92.50-104.00
Boning           80-85    103.00-111.00   110.50-115.00    92.00-104.00
                              outstanding 123.00-129.00
Lean             85-90    93.00-102.50    102.50-106.00    80.00-93.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1080-2200 lbs average dressing 124.00-
132.00; high dressing 131.00-139.50, indiv. 142.00; low dressing 116.00-124.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 642-1090 lbs
140.50-182.50; 3-7 yrs 925-1290 lbs 106.00-130.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and
3rd stage 945-1350 lbs most 1750.00-2200.00, pkg. blacks 3rd stage 2450.00,
1st stage 1100-1310 lbs 1800.00-2085.00, several 1 1/2 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage
875-1050 lbs 1600.00-1700.00 ; short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage
1075-1360 lbs 1300.00-1675.00. Large 1-2  4-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1475-1650
lbs 1850.00-2350.00; broken mouth 3rd stage 1475 lb indiv. 1600.00. Medium and
Large 2  3-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 950-1150 lbs 1400.00-1700.00, 1st stage
1000 lb indiv. 1600.00. Medium 1-2  2-5 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 800-1050 lbs
1550.00-1700.00, 1st stage 1050 lb indiv. 1400.00; broken mouth 3rd stage
1045 lb indiv. 1250.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-4 yrs 800-1225 lb cows w/160-370
lb calves 2200.00-2750.00. Medium 1-2  2-6 yrs 700-1040 lb cows w/babies to
275 lb calves and a few rebred 1900.00-2000.00 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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