Wednesday Cow & Bull Sale

Summary
Cow and Bull Auction 4/18/18 Receipts: 1397 Last Week: 1062 Last Year: 1182 Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows and slaughter bulls sold 3.00-5.00 lower. Packers continue to have more cows available than they need. The offering included a heavy supply of average quality bred cows and a moderate supply of cow/calf pairs. Supply was very heavy and demand moderate for slaughter classes. ***Note: JRS will hold a special replacement cow and bull sale this Thursday April 19th beginning at 5:00 pm. expecting 900-1000 head.***
Slaughter Cows
Breaking
Percent Lean70-80
Avg Dressing53.00-59.50
High Dressing58.50-63.50
Low Dressing 42.00-54.00

Slaughter Bulls
Slaughter Bulls:
  • Yield Grade 1-2 1200-2270 lbs average dressing 78.00-84.00
  • high dressing 84.00-89.00, extreme indiv. 95.00
  • low dressing 67.00-78.50.
Feeder Cows
Feeder/Stocker Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 1 1/2-3 yrs 665-1195 lbs most 85.00-115.00, pkg. fancy reds 120.00
  • 3-7 yrs 850-1300 lbs 56.00- 79.00.
Bred Cows
Bred Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 960-1365 lbs 1050.00-1450.00, few lower quality 900.00-1000.00, 1st stage 1075- 1365 lbs 800.00-1000.00
  • 7 yrs to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1100-1355 lbs 675.00-950.00. Large 1-2 5 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage couple 1495-1500 lbs 945.00-1000.00
  • short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1435-1575 lbs 770.00-860.00. Medium and Large 2 3-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1025- 1320 lbs 750.00-1000.00, 1st stage 850-925 lbs 675.00-800.00. Medium 1-2 2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 800-1045 lbs 710.00-1000.00, 1st stage 840-1050 lbs 705.00-860.00
  • short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 880- 1055 lbs 500.00-650.00 per head.
Cow/Calf Pairs
Cow/Calf Pairs:
  • Medium Large 1-2 3 yrs to short and solid mouth 1175-1350 lb cows w/babies to 350 lb calves and a few rebred 1125.00- 1400.00
  • broken mouth 1100-1300 lb cows w/babies to 300 lb calves and and a few rebred 950.00-1200.00. Large 1-2 7 yr 1400 lb cow w/150 lb calf 1150.00. Medium and Large 2 5-7 yrs 1070-1100 lb cows w/babies to 170 lb calves 1000.00-1025.00. Medium 1-2 4-7 yrs 875-975 lb cows w/babies to 370 lb calves and a few rebred 1000.00-1175.00
  • short and solid mouth 985-1050 lb cows w/babies to 200 lb calves 925.00-1035.00 per pair.
Source
JC_LS174
Jefferson City, MO    Thu Apr 19, 2018    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Carthage - Joplin Regional Stockyards
Cow and Bull Auction 4/18/18

Receipts:  1397    Last Week:  1062    Last Year:  1182

   Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows and slaughter bulls sold
3.00-5.00 lower. Packers continue to have more cows available than they
need. The offering included a heavy supply of average quality bred cows
and a moderate supply of cow/calf pairs. Supply was very heavy and demand
moderate for slaughter classes.
***Note: JRS will hold a special replacement cow and bull sale this
Thursday April 19th beginning at 5:00 pm. expecting 900-1000 head.***

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking         70-80    53.00-59.50     58.50-63.50      42.00-54.00
Boning           80-85    54.50-60.00     59.00-63.50      48.00-55.00
Lean             85-90    48.00-56.00     55.50-59.00      38.00-49.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1200-2270 lbs average dressing
78.00-84.00; high dressing 84.00-89.00, extreme indiv. 95.00; low
dressing 67.00-78.50.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 665-1195 lbs
most 85.00-115.00, pkg. fancy reds 120.00; 3-7 yrs 850-1300 lbs 56.00-
79.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 960-1365
lbs 1050.00-1450.00, few lower quality 900.00-1000.00, 1st stage 1075-
1365 lbs 800.00-1000.00; 7 yrs to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1100-1355 lbs
675.00-950.00. Large 1-2  5 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage couple 1495-1500 lbs
945.00-1000.00; short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1435-1575
lbs 770.00-860.00. Medium and Large 2  3-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1025-
1320 lbs 750.00-1000.00, 1st stage 850-925 lbs 675.00-800.00. Medium 1-2
2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 800-1045 lbs 710.00-1000.00, 1st stage 840-1050
lbs 705.00-860.00; short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 880-
1055 lbs 500.00-650.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium Large 1-2  3 yrs to short and solid mouth
1175-1350 lb cows w/babies to 350 lb calves and a few rebred 1125.00-
1400.00; broken mouth 1100-1300 lb cows w/babies to 300 lb calves and
and a few rebred 950.00-1200.00. Large 1-2  7 yr 1400 lb cow w/150 lb
calf 1150.00. Medium and Large 2  5-7 yrs 1070-1100 lb cows w/babies
to 170 lb calves 1000.00-1025.00. Medium 1-2  4-7 yrs 875-975 lb cows
w/babies to 370 lb calves and a few rebred 1000.00-1175.00; short and
solid mouth 985-1050 lb cows w/babies to 200 lb calves 925.00-1035.00
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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