Wednesday Cow & Bull Sale

Summary
Cow and Bull Auction 10/17/18 Receipts: 1238 Last Week: 736 Last Year: 805 Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 lower and slaughter bulls sold 1.00-2.00 higher. The offering included a couple dispersals providing several large lots of bred cows and cow/calf pairs. Demand was very good for replacement cows. Supply was heavy and demand moderate for slaughter classes.
Slaughter Cows
Breaking
Percent Lean70-80
Avg Dressing51.00-58.00
High Dressing58.00-65.00
Low Dressing 43.00-51.00

Lean
Percent Lean85-90
Avg Dressing41.00-47.50
High Dressing48.00-54.00
Low Dressing 33.00-41.00

Slaughter Bulls
Slaughter Bulls:
  • Yield Grade 1-2 1160-2485 lbs average dressing 75.00-82.00
  • high dressing 82.00-89.00, indiv. 92.50
  • low dressing 66.00-75.00, few 61.00-62.50.
Feeder Cows
Feeder/Stocker Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 1 1/2-3 yrs 730-1145 lbs 85.00-126.00, 655 lb indiv. 130.00
  • 3-7 yrs 880-1325 lbs most 54.00- 77.50, few 87.00-90.00.
Bred Cows
Bred Cows:
  • Medium Large 1 3-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1260-1365 lbs 1200.00-1550.00, 1st stage 1200 lb indiv. 1175.00. Medium and Large 1-2 2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd 975-1150 lbs from dispersals 1225.00-1575.00, balance 900.00-1150.00, 1st stage 1100-1170 lbs pkg. from dispersal 1525.00, balance 900.00-1060.00
  • short and solid mouth to aged 2nd stage 1165-1365 lbs 580.00-700.00
  • broken mouth 3rd stage couple 1225 lbs 1000.00-1050.00. Large 1-2 2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1200-1490 lbs 1050.00-1250.00
  • 7 yrs to aged 3rd stage 1400-1600 lbs 900.00- 1135.00
  • short and solid mouth 2nd stage 1495-1530 lbs 825.00-950.00. Medium and Large 2 6 yrs 2nd stage couple 1025-1075 lbs 800.00-825.00, 1st stage 1120 lb indiv. 650.00. Medium 1-2 2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 825-1020 lbs 725.00-1000.00, 1st stage 4-6 yrs 900-1030 lbs 675.00-775.00 per head.
Cow/Calf Pairs
Cow/Calf Pairs:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 4-6 yrs from dispersals 1160 1375 lb cows w/babies to 270 lb calves and a few rebred 1500.00-1600.00
  • 2-7 yrs 920-1295 lb cows w/babies to 375 lb calves and a few rebred 1100.00-1375.00
  • 7 yrs to short and solid mouth from dispersal pkg. 1250 lb cows w/150 lb calves 1550.00
  • short and solid mouth to aged 1180-1365 lb cows w/babies to 165 lb calves 1075.00-1200.00. Large 1-2 short and solid mouth 1420 lb cow w/160 lb calf 1150.00. Medium 1-2 6-7 yrs from dispersal 850-920 lb cows w/165-220 lb calves 1100.00-1250.00
  • 2-5 yrs 800-1040 lb cows w/babies to 260 lb calves 800.00-1035.00 per pair.
Source
JC_LS174
Jefferson City, MO    Thu Oct 18 2018    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Carthage-Joplin Regional Stockyards
Cow and Bull Auction 10/17/18

Receipts:   1238   Last Week:   736   Last Year:   805

   Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 lower
and slaughter bulls sold 1.00-2.00 higher. The offering included a couple
dispersals providing several large lots of bred cows and cow/calf pairs.
Demand was very good for replacement cows. Supply was heavy and demand
moderate for slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking         70-80    51.00-58.00     58.00-65.00      43.00-51.00
Boning           80-85    50.00-55.00     55.00-59.50      43.00-51.00
                                  extreme indiv.68.00
Lean             85-90    41.00-47.50     48.00-54.00      33.00-41.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1160-2485 lbs average dressing
75.00-82.00; high dressing 82.00-89.00, indiv. 92.50; low dressing
66.00-75.00, few 61.00-62.50.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 730-1145 lbs
85.00-126.00, 655 lb indiv. 130.00; 3-7 yrs 880-1325 lbs most 54.00-
77.50, few 87.00-90.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium Large 1  3-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1260-1365 lbs
1200.00-1550.00, 1st stage 1200 lb indiv. 1175.00. Medium and Large 1-2
2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd 975-1150 lbs from dispersals
1225.00-1575.00, balance 900.00-1150.00, 1st stage 1100-1170 lbs pkg.
from dispersal 1525.00, balance 900.00-1060.00; short and solid mouth to
aged 2nd stage 1165-1365 lbs 580.00-700.00; broken mouth 3rd stage couple
1225 lbs 1000.00-1050.00. Large 1-2  2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1200-1490
lbs 1050.00-1250.00; 7 yrs to aged 3rd stage 1400-1600 lbs 900.00-
1135.00; short and solid mouth 2nd stage 1495-1530 lbs 825.00-950.00.
Medium and Large 2  6 yrs 2nd stage couple 1025-1075 lbs 800.00-825.00,
1st stage 1120 lb indiv. 650.00. Medium 1-2  2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage
825-1020 lbs 725.00-1000.00, 1st stage 4-6 yrs 900-1030 lbs 675.00-775.00
per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  4-6 yrs from dispersals 1160
1375 lb cows w/babies to 270 lb calves and a few rebred 1500.00-1600.00;
2-7 yrs 920-1295 lb cows w/babies to 375 lb calves and a few rebred
1100.00-1375.00; 7 yrs to short and solid mouth from dispersal pkg. 1250
lb cows w/150 lb calves 1550.00; short and solid mouth to aged 1180-1365
lb cows w/babies to 165 lb calves 1075.00-1200.00. Large 1-2  short and
solid mouth 1420 lb cow w/160 lb calf 1150.00. Medium 1-2  6-7 yrs from
dispersal 850-920 lb cows w/165-220 lb calves 1100.00-1250.00; 2-5 yrs
800-1040 lb cows w/babies to 260 lb calves 800.00-1035.00 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