Wednesday Cow & Bull Sale

Summary
Cow and Bull Auction 6/13/18 Receipts: 1143 Last Week: 797 Last Year: 657 Compared to last Wednesday, the bulk of slaughter cows sold 1.00-2.00 higher with instances 3.00 higher and slaughter bulls sold steady. There were a couple additional slaughter buyers active in the market today. The offering included a moderate 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 Dressing55.00-60.00
High Dressing59.00-65.00
Low Dressing 51.00-56.00

Slaughter Bulls
Slaughter Bulls:
  • Yield Grade 1-2 1195-2320 lbs average dressing 81.00-88.00
  • high dressing 88.00-93.50
  • low dressing 71.00-80.00.
Feeder Cows
Feeder/Stocker Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 1 1/2-3 yrs 670-1200 lbs most 82.50-112.50, few 120.00-124.00
  • 3-7 yrs 860-1270 lbs 56.00-75.00.
Bred Cows
Bred Cows:
  • Medium and Large 1 4-6 yrs pkg. 2nd stage 1150 lbs 1200.00. Medium and Large 1-2 2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 975-1365 lbs 800.00-1100.00, 1st stage 1000-1270 lbs 750.00-850.00
  • short and solid mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1100-1290 lbs 575.00-810.00. Large 1-2 4-5 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1450-1575 lbs 875.00-1025.00
  • short and solid mouth to aged 1390-1525 lbs 825.00-915.00. Medium and Large 2 2-6 yrs 2nd stage 1020-1150 lbs 750.00, 1st stage couple 900-1095 lbs 575.00- 625.00. Medium 1-2 4-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 995-1035 lbs 725.00-950.00, 1st stage couple 990-1020 lbs 625.00-650.00 per head.
Cow/Calf Pairs
Cow/Calf Pairs:
  • Medium and Large 1-2 3 yrs to short and solid mouth 1100-1285 lb cows w/babies to 300 lb calves 1050.00-1225.00
  • broken mouth pkg. 1200 lb cows w/170 lb calves 1025.00. Medium Large 2 7 yr 1125 lb cow w/265 lb calf 1000.00. Medium 1-2 5-7 yrs 850-1050 lb cows w/130-185 lb calves 860.00-975.00 per pair.
Source
JC_LS174
Jefferson City, MO    Thu Jun 14, 2018    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Carthage - Joplin Regional Stockyards
Cow and Bull Auction 6/13/18

Receipts:   1143   Last Week:   797   Last Year:   657

   Compared to last Wednesday, the bulk of slaughter cows sold 1.00-2.00
higher with instances 3.00 higher and slaughter bulls sold steady. There
were a couple additional slaughter buyers active in the market today. The
offering included a moderate 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    55.00-60.00     59.00-65.00      51.00-56.00
Boning           80-85    54.00-59.00     59.00-62.50      48.00-55.00
Lean             85-90    45.00-53.00     54.00-59.50      38.00-45.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1195-2320 lbs average dressing
81.00-88.00; high dressing 88.00-93.50; low dressing 71.00-80.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 670-1200 lbs
most 82.50-112.50, few 120.00-124.00; 3-7 yrs 860-1270 lbs 56.00-75.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1  4-6 yrs pkg. 2nd stage 1150 lbs
1200.00. Medium and Large 1-2  2-7 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 975-1365 lbs
800.00-1100.00, 1st stage 1000-1270 lbs 750.00-850.00; short and solid
mouth to aged 2nd and 3rd stage 1100-1290 lbs 575.00-810.00. Large 1-2
4-5 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1450-1575 lbs 875.00-1025.00; short and solid
mouth to aged 1390-1525 lbs 825.00-915.00. Medium and Large 2  2-6 yrs
2nd stage 1020-1150 lbs 750.00, 1st stage couple 900-1095 lbs 575.00-
625.00. Medium 1-2  4-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 995-1035 lbs 725.00-950.00,
1st stage couple 990-1020 lbs 625.00-650.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  3 yrs to short and solid mouth
1100-1285 lb cows w/babies to 300 lb calves 1050.00-1225.00; broken mouth
pkg. 1200 lb cows w/170 lb calves 1025.00. Medium Large 2  7 yr 1125 lb
cow w/265 lb calf 1000.00. Medium 1-2  5-7 yrs 850-1050 lb cows w/130-185
lb calves 860.00-975.00 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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