Wednesday Cow & Bull Sale

Summary
Cow and Bull Auction 5/24/17 Receipts: 972 Last Week: 967 Last Year: 291 Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 lower and slaughter bulls sold 1.00-2.00 lower on a heavy supply. There was a heavy supply of bred cows and a light supply of cow/calf pairs. Supply was heavy and demand good for slaughter classes.
Slaughter Cows
Breaking
Percent Lean70-80
Avg Dressing64.00-72.00
High Dressing72.00-77.00
Low Dressing 59.00-65.00

Lean
Percent Lean85-90
Avg Dressing59.00-66.50
High Dressing65.00-72.00
Low Dressing 50.00-60.00

Slaughter Bulls
Slaughter Bulls:
  • Yield Grade 1-2 1150-2170 lbs average dressing 88.00-98.00
  • high dressing 98.00-105.00
  • low dressing 82.00-87.00.
Feeder Cows
Feeder/Stocker Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 1 1/2-3 yrs 750-1045 lbs 95.00-124.00
  • 3-7 yrs 910-1328 lbs 65.00-82.50
Bred Cows
Bred Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 945-1365 lbs 1050.00-1400.00, 1st stage couple 1100-1250 lbs 850.00- 1125.00
  • 7 yrs to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1085-1350 lbs 740.00-1000.00. Large 1-2 4-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1450-1655 lbs 1050.00-1350.00
  • short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1475-1515 lbs 800.00-1045.00. Medium and Large 2 5-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1000-1190 lbs 675.00-950.00, 1st stage 875 lb indiv. 850.00. Medium 1-2 2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 770-1050 lbs 800.00-1050.00, 1st stage 900-1050 lbs 850.00-925.00
  • broken mouth to aged 2nd stage 1010-1040 lbs 625.00-650.00 per head.
Cow/Calf Press
Cow/Calf Pairs:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 2-6 yrs 940-1300 lb cows w/babies to 350 lb calves 1275.00-1475.00
  • 7 yrs to short and solid mouth couple 1200 lb cows w/baby calves 1100.00-1150.00. Medium 1-2 6-7 yrs 885-1020 lb cows w/babies to 150 lb calves 1150.00
  • short and solid mouth to aged 850-1035 lb cows w/babies to 200 lb calves 975.00-1100.00 per pair.
Source
JC_LS174
Jefferson City, MO    Thu May 25, 2017    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Carthage - Joplin Regional Stockyards
Cow and Bull Auction 5/24/17

Receipts:   972   Last Week:   967   Last Year:   291

   Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 lower and
slaughter bulls sold 1.00-2.00 lower on a heavy supply. There was a heavy
supply of bred cows and a light supply of cow/calf pairs. Supply was heavy
and demand good for slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking         70-80    64.00-72.00     72.00-77.00      59.00-65.00
Boning           80-85    64.00-73.00     73.00-79.00      54.00-65.00
                                          indiv.81.00
Lean             85-90    59.00-66.50     65.00-72.00      50.00-60.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1150-2170 lbs average dressing
88.00-98.00; high dressing 98.00-105.00; low dressing 82.00-87.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 750-1045 lbs
95.00-124.00; 3-7 yrs 910-1328 lbs 65.00-82.50

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and
3rd stage 945-1365 lbs 1050.00-1400.00, 1st stage couple 1100-1250 lbs 850.00-
1125.00; 7 yrs to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1085-1350 lbs 740.00-1000.00. Large 1-2
4-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1450-1655 lbs 1050.00-1350.00; short and solid mouth
to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1475-1515 lbs 800.00-1045.00. Medium and Large 2  5-7
yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1000-1190 lbs 675.00-950.00, 1st stage 875 lb indiv.
850.00. Medium 1-2  2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 770-1050
lbs 800.00-1050.00, 1st stage 900-1050 lbs 850.00-925.00; broken mouth to aged
2nd stage 1010-1040 lbs 625.00-650.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-6 yrs 940-1300 lb cows w/babies to
350 lb calves 1275.00-1475.00; 7 yrs to short and solid mouth couple 1200 lb
cows w/baby calves 1100.00-1150.00. Medium 1-2  6-7 yrs 885-1020 lb cows
w/babies to 150 lb calves 1150.00; short and solid mouth to aged 850-1035 lb
cows w/babies to 200 lb calves 975.00-1100.00 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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