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Cow & Bull Market

JC_LS140 Jefferson City, MO Tue Oct 14, 2014 MO Dept. of Ag-USDA Market News Springfield - Livestock Marketing Center Cow and Bull Auction 10/13/2014 Receipts: 275 Last Week: 423 Last Year: 490 Compared to last Monday, slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 lower and slaughter bulls sold 2.00 higher. A high percent of the offering went to slaughter. Only a few scattered bred cows and cow/calf pairs were included in the offering. Rain across the trade area slowed activity and reduced receipts today. Supply was light and demand moderate for slaughter classes. Slaughter Cows: Percent Lean Avg Dressing High Dressing Low Dressing Breaking 70-80 108.50-114.50 114.00-117.50 99.00-109.00 Boning 80-85 108.00-115.50 113.50-117.50 98.00-107.00 Lean 85-90 100.00-107.00 109.00-115.00 83.00-97.00 Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1225-2260 lbs 128.00-135.00; high dressing 138.50-148.50; low dressing 115.00-127.00 Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 1 1/2-3 yrs 770-1030 lbs most 140.00-189.00, few 1150-1385 lbs 120.00-133.00; 3-7 yrs 1035-1170 lbs 112.00-115.00. Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 1055-1335 lbs 2000.00-2300.00; 7 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 1110-1305 lbs most 1475.00-1725.00, black indiv. 3rd stage 1925.00, 1st stage pkg. short and solid mouth 1080 lbs 1725.00; broken mouth 2nd stage 1205-1380 lbs 1315.00- 1380.00. Medium and Large 2 5 yr 2nd stage 1120 lb indiv. 1850.00; short and solid mouth 3rd stage 1018-1095 lbs 1225.00-1375.00. Medium 1-2 6 yr 3rd stage 975 lb indiv. 1400.00, 2nd stage pkg. 905 lb blacks 1825.00, 1st stage 5-7 yrs 970-985 lbs 1675.00-1700.00; short and solid mouth 2nd stage 960 lb indiv. 1425.00 per head. Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 5 yrs to short and solid mouth 1055- 1325 lb cows w/babies to 180 lb calves 1800.00-2100.00. Medium and Large 2 broken mouth 1100 lb cow w/baby calf 1550.00. Medium 1-2 3 yr 845 lb cow w/baby calf 2225.00 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. 0732cdt cc .

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