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Dairy Sale Market

JC_LS131 Jefferson City, MO Wed Feb 25, 2015 MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Springfield - Springfield Livestock Marketing Center Special Dairy Sale for 02/24/15 Receipts: 401 Last Month: 715 Last Year: 497 The demand was very good, especially for springer heifers. The supply was light due to icy country roads. There were 35 percent springer heifers, 13 percent bred heifers, 14 percent open heifers, 06 percent fresh and milking cows, 03 percent bred and springer cows, and 06 percent baby calves. The balance was steers, bulls and slaughter cows. Prices reported on a per head basis and for Holsteins unless noted otherwise. Springer Heifers bred seven to nine months: Supreme - 1800.00-2150.00. ind 2375.00,Jerseys 1750.00-1850.00 Approved - 1500.00-1775.00, Jerseys 1600.00-1700.00 Medium - 1200.00-1450.00, few Jerseys 1300.00, ind crossbred 1375.00 Common - 900.00-1075.00 Heifers bred three to six months: Supreme – 1800.00-2000.00, ind Jersey 1675.00 Approved – 1475.00-1775.00, few Jerseys 1075.00-1350.00 ind crossbred 1600.00 Medium – 1250.00-1400.00 Heifers bred one to three months: Approved - 1375.00-1600.00, Jerseys 1150.00-1300.00 ind crossbred 1385.00 Open Heifers: Approved 315-380 lbs 640.00- 730.00, 417-495 lbs 770.00- 880.00, few Jerseys 780.00-790.00 few crossbreds 790.00-890.00 592-595 lbs 950.00-1070.00 700-732 lbs 975.00-1070.00 Medium and Common Open Heifers were scarce Replacement Cows: Fresh and Milking Cows: Approved- 1570.00-1725.00 Medium – 1300.00-1475.00, few Jerseys 1180.00-1275.00 Common- 900.00-1090.00 Springer Cows: Approved- few Jerseys 1625.00-1725.00 Medium - few 1200.00-1300.00, few Jerseys 1050.00-1110.00 Bred Cows: Scarce Baby Calves: Holstein heifers-ind 400.00 Holstein bulls - 180.00-380.00 Jersey heifers – ind 240.00 Jersey bulls - 140.00-180.00 Crossbred heifers- few 200.00-360.00 Crossbred bulls – 150.00- 390.00 Source: MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Springfield, MO Ray Schooley, Market Reporter 573-751-5618 24 hour Market Report 573-522-9244 www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS131.txt 0716cst cc .

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