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Cow & Bull Market

JC_LS140 Jefferson City, MO Tue Aug 26, 2014 MO Dept. of Ag-USDA Market News Springfield - Livestock Marketing Center Cow and Bull Auction 8/25/2014 Receipts: 241 Last Week: 308 Last Year: 289 Compared to last Monday, slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 higher and slaughter bulls sold 2.00-3.00 lower. Most of the offering went to slaughter and the supply of bred cows and cow/calf pairs very light. The high temper- atures have limited the handling and movement of cattle. Supply was light and demand moderate for slaughter classes. Note: There will be no cow and bull sale next Monday due to the holiday. Slaughter Cows: Percent Lean Avg Dressing High Dressing Low Dressing Breaking 70-80 114.00-124.50 123.50-126.00 104.00-112.00 Boning 80-85 114.00-124.00 128.00-130.00 104.00-114.50 Lean 85-90 106.00-110.00 116.00-119.00 89.00-103.00 Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1155-2355 lbs 131.00-141.00; high dressing 143.00-150.50; low dressing 124.50-131.00 Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 1 1/2-3 yrs 845-1220 lbs 140.00-166.00; 3-7 yrs few 840-1200 lbs 131.00-144.00. Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2-6 yrs 3rd stage 1105-1375 lbs 1975.00- 2100.00, 2nd stage 1090-1315 lbs 1675.00-1950.00, 1st stage 930-1235 lbs 1500.00-1925.00; 7 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 1105-1130 lbs 1550.00-1825.00, 1st stage 1105-1135 lbs 1380.00-1550.00. Large 1-2 7 yr 2nd stage 1410 lb indiv. 1775.00, 1st stage 2-6 yrs 1310-1400 lbs 2050.00- 2375.00. Medium and Large 2 6 yr 3rd stage 1105 lb indiv. 1425.00, 1st stage 7 yr 915 lb indiv. 1100.00. Medium 1-2 2-6 yrs 1st stage 920-995 lbs 1300.00- 1600.00 per head. Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 2-6 yrs 930-1100 lb cows w/babies to 390 lb calves 2500.00-2660.00. Medium 1-2 2 yr 1000 lb cow w/newborn calf 2150.00. Medium 2 5-6 yrs pkg. 750 lb cows w/290-310 lb calves 1600.00 per pair. Source: Missouri Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Springfield, MO Don Kleiboeker Market Reporter, 573-751-5618 24 Hour Market line number 1-573-522-9244 www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS140. 0745cdt cc .

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