Wednesday Cow & Bull Sale

Summary
Cow and Bull Auction 11/22/17 Receipts: 470 Last Week: 1207 Last Year: 364 Compared to last Wednesday, breaking and boning slaughter cows sold 1.00- 3.00 lower while lean cows and slaughter bulls sold steady. The offering of bred cows was light with most in the 2nd stage and only a few cow/calf pairs were traded. Supply and demand were moderate for slaughter classes.
Slaughter Cows
Breaking
Percent Lean70-80
Avg Dressing51.50-55.00
High Dressing55.00-57.50
Low Dressing 45.00-52.00

Slaughter Bulls
Slaughter Bulls:
  • Yield Grade 1-2 1275-2190 lbs average dressing 77.00-82.50
  • high dressing 83.00-93.50
  • low dressing 64.00-77.00.
Feeder Cows
Feeder/Stocker Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 1 1/2-2 yrs 818-1195 lbs 90.00-120.00
  • 3-7 yrs 905-1310 lbs 54.00-79.00.
Bred Cows
Bred Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 2-6 yrs most 2nd few 3rd stage 900-1360 lbs 1075.00-1425.00, 1st stage pkg. 1100 lbs 1000.00
  • short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1090-1350 lbs 675.00-975.00. Large 1-2 5-6 yrs 2nd stage 1400-1550 lbs 985.00-1050.00
  • short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage couple 1420-1785 lbs 850.00-945.00. Medium and Large 2 2 yr 3rd stage 1000 lb indiv. 1000.00
  • 7 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd stage 1100-1200 lbs 625.00- 675.00. Medium 1-2 2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 885-1050 lbs 800.00-975.00, 1st stage 1000 lb indiv. 700.00
  • short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1000-1045 lbs 510.00-675.00 per head.
Cow/Calf Pairs
Cow/Calf Pairs:
  • Medium 1-2 2 yr 840 lb cow w/baby calf 1210.00
  • 7 yrs to short and solid mouth 975-990 lb cows w/babies to 165 lb calves 900.00-1175.00 per pair.
Source
JC_LS174
Jefferson City, MO    Fri Nov 24, 2017    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Carthage - Joplin Regional Stockyards
Cow and Bull Auction 11/22/17

Receipts:  470    Last Week:  1207    Last Year:  364

   Compared to last Wednesday, breaking and boning slaughter cows sold 1.00-
3.00 lower while lean cows and slaughter bulls sold steady. The offering of
bred cows was light with most in the 2nd stage and only a few cow/calf pairs
were traded. Supply and demand were moderate for slaughter classes.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking         70-80    51.50-55.00     55.00-57.50      45.00-52.00
Boning           80-85    51.00-56.00     55.00-58.50      43.50-52.00
Lean             85-90    45.00-52.00     51.50-57.00      35.00-47.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1275-2190 lbs average dressing
77.00-82.50; high dressing 83.00-93.50; low dressing 64.00-77.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-2 yrs 818-1195 lbs
90.00-120.00; 3-7 yrs 905-1310 lbs 54.00-79.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-6 yrs most 2nd few 3rd stage 900-1360
lbs 1075.00-1425.00, 1st stage pkg. 1100 lbs 1000.00; short and solid mouth
to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1090-1350 lbs 675.00-975.00. Large 1-2  5-6 yrs 2nd
stage 1400-1550 lbs 985.00-1050.00; short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage
couple 1420-1785 lbs 850.00-945.00. Medium and Large 2  2 yr 3rd stage 1000 lb
indiv. 1000.00; 7 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd stage 1100-1200 lbs 625.00-
675.00. Medium 1-2  2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 885-1050 lbs 800.00-975.00, 1st
stage 1000 lb indiv. 700.00; short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage
1000-1045 lbs 510.00-675.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium 1-2  2 yr 840 lb cow w/baby calf 1210.00; 7 yrs to
short and solid mouth 975-990 lb cows w/babies to 165 lb calves 900.00-1175.00
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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