Wednesday Cow & Bull Sale

Summary
Cow and Bull Auction 8/16/17 Receipts: 721 Last Week: 731 Last Year: 659 Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows sold 3.00-5.00 lower and slaughter bulls sold 4.00-6.00 lower with the greatest decline on high dressing individuals. The offering included a moderate supply of bred cows and a light supply of cow/calf pairs. Supply and demand were moderate for slaughter classes.
Slaughter Cows
Breaking
Percent Lean70-80
Avg Dressing67.00-72.50
High Dressing72.00-74.00
Low Dressing 62.00-67.00

Slaughter Bulls
Slaughter Bulls:
  • Yield Grade 1-2 1085-2330 lbs average dressing 87.00-94.00
  • high dressing 93.00-100.00
  • low dressing 77.00-86.00.
Feeder Cows
Feeder/Stocker Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 1 1/2-3 yrs 688-1075 lbs most 98.00-121.00, few 80.00-83.00
  • 3-7 yrs 915-1325 lbs 69.00-89.00.
Bred Cows
Bred Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 pkg. 10 hd. 1 1/2 yrs 3rd stage 1035 lbs 1610.00
  • 2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1000-1365 lbs 1100.00-1550.00, 1st stage 900-1250 lbs 1050.00-1285.00
  • short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1075-1340 lbs 750.00-1050.00. Large 1-2 5 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1420-1500 lbs 1400.00-1450.00
  • short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1410-1815 lbs 1040.00-1290.00. Medium and Large 2 3-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1100-1300 lbs 860.00-1050.00, 1st stage 990-1200 lbs 850.00- 1075.00. Medium 1-2 2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 850-1050 lbs 875.00-1100.00, 1st stage 900-1050 lbs 800.00-1075.00
  • short and solid mouth 1st stage 1040 lb indiv. 775.00
  • broken mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 995-1045 lbs 660.00-800.00 per head.
Cow/Calf Press
Cow/Calf Pairs:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 6 yr 1100 lb cow w/220 lb calf and rebred 1375.00
  • short and solid mouth 1150-1285 lb cows w/babies to 325 lb calves and several rebred 1100.00-1375.00. Medium and Large 2 2-7 yrs 1090-1170 lb cows w/babies to 160 lb calves 1100.00-1325.00
  • short and solid mouth 1150 lb cow w/160 lb calf 1035.00. Medium 1-2 5 yrs 990-1035 lb cows w/babies to 350 lb calves and several rebred 1275.00-1425.00 per pair.
Source
JC_LS174
Jefferson City, MO    Thu Aug 17, 2017    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Carthage-Joplin Regional Stockyards
Cow and Bull Auction 8/16/17

Receipts:  721    Last Week:  731    Last Year:  659

   Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows sold 3.00-5.00 lower and
slaughter bulls sold 4.00-6.00 lower with the greatest decline on high
dressing individuals. The offering included a moderate supply of bred
cows 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    67.00-72.50     72.00-74.00      62.00-67.00
Boning           80-85    67.00-73.50     73.00-77.50      60.00-67.00
Lean             85-90    61.00-68.50     66.50-72.50      47.50-61.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1085-2330 lbs average dressing
87.00-94.00; high dressing 93.00-100.00; low dressing 77.00-86.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 688-1075 lbs
most 98.00-121.00, few 80.00-83.00; 3-7 yrs 915-1325 lbs 69.00-89.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg. 10 hd. 1 1/2 yrs 3rd stage
1035 lbs 1610.00; 2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1000-1365 lbs 1100.00-1550.00,
1st stage 900-1250 lbs 1050.00-1285.00; short and solid mouth to aged 2nd
and 3rd stage 1075-1340 lbs 750.00-1050.00. Large 1-2  5 yrs 2nd and 3rd
stage 1420-1500 lbs 1400.00-1450.00; short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and
3rd stage 1410-1815 lbs 1040.00-1290.00. Medium and Large 2  3-7 yrs 2nd
and 3rd stage 1100-1300 lbs 860.00-1050.00, 1st stage 990-1200 lbs 850.00-
1075.00. Medium 1-2  2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 850-1050 lbs 875.00-1100.00,
1st stage 900-1050 lbs 800.00-1075.00; short and solid mouth 1st stage 1040
lb indiv. 775.00; broken mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 995-1045 lbs 660.00-800.00
per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  6 yr 1100 lb cow w/220 lb calf
and rebred 1375.00; short and solid mouth 1150-1285 lb cows w/babies to 325
lb calves and several rebred 1100.00-1375.00. Medium and Large 2  2-7 yrs
1090-1170 lb cows w/babies to 160 lb calves 1100.00-1325.00; short and solid
mouth 1150 lb cow w/160 lb calf 1035.00. Medium 1-2  5 yrs 990-1035 lb cows
w/babies to 350 lb calves and several rebred 1275.00-1425.00 per pair.

Source:  Missouri Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Joplin, 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