Livestock Reports

Eastern Missouri Livestock Auction
MAY 16, 2014 • Bowling Green, Mo.
Receipts: 1437; Last Week: 1312; Year Ago: 1347

   Compared to last week, not enough feeders any one weight for adequate price test. Demand moderate to good. Supply light to moderate on a cow special, mostly cow/calf pairs, bred and weigh cows. Slaughter cows steady to $2 lower.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: Few pkgs 450-500 lbs $236-250; 500-600 lbs $201-226; few 600-650 lbs $202.50-210.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: Two pkgs 350-400 lbs $235-239; few 410-450 lbs $224-231; 450-500 lbs $206-219.50; two pkgs 500-550 lbs $203-210.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 70-80 Percent Lean, few $101-107, High Dressing $107-113.50, Low Dressing $96.50-99.50; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $101-107, High Dressing $107-113, Low Dressing $92.50-99.50; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $91-101, High Dressing $101-109, Low Dressing $81-91.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: 1250-2000 lbs $115.50-119.50, High Dressing $119.50-123.50, Low Dressing $104.50-112.
   SLAUGHTER STEERS AND HEIFERS: (19 head) Couple pkgs Select and Choice 2-3: 1250-1300 lbs $140-143.50.
   BRED COWS: Medium and Large 1-2: Few heifers 875-1000 lbs in 2nd stage $1850-2000; Cows 4-7 yrs 1000-1400 lbs in 2nd/3rd stages $2000-2170.
   PAIRS: Medium and Large 1-2: 2-3 yrs 1000-1100 lbs w/150-250 lb calves $2900-3150; 3-7 yrs 1000-1300 lbs w/150-300 lb calves $2500-3025; few pkgs short/solids 1000-1200 lbs w/150-250 lb calves $1950-1975; Medium and Large 2: 3-7 yrs 1000-1200 lbs w/100-300 lb calves $1890-2150; Medium 1-2: 2-4 yrs 850-900 lbs w/100-200 lb calves $2300-2800; 4-6 yrs 900-1100 lbs w/150-250 lb calves $2100-2500. ∆

Farmington Livestock Market
MAY 14, 2014 • Farmington, Mo.
Receipts: 1009; Last Week: 1125; Year Ago: 1277

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold steady to $6 higher with good quality in the offering. Slaughter cows sold $2 higher and bulls sold steady. Demand and supply moderate. Cows made up approximately 12 percent of the run, 88 percent feeders. Steers made up approximately 39 percent of the offering, 52 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs totaled around 12 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: 250-300 lbs $245-252; 300-400 lbs $245-266; 400-500 lbs $223-249; fancy pkg 469 lbs $242; 500-600 lbs $210-235; 600-700 lbs $189-208; fancy 600-650 lbs $215.50-216; few 700-800 lbs $172.50-187.50. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 300-400 lbs $215-235; 400-500 lbs $213-225; few 500-600 lbs $190-210.
   FEEDER HOLSTEINS: Large 3: Pkg 396 lbs $147; pkg 535 lbs $140.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: Few 250-300 lbs $235-245; 300-400 lbs $230-242; fancy pkg 306 lbs $258; 400-500 lbs $200-236; fancy pkg 470 lbs $234; full pkg 450 lbs $200; 500-575 lbs $185-209; fancy pkg 528 lbs $224; 600-675 lbs $177.50-185; few 700-775 lbs $158-169. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 300-400 lbs $199-214; 400-500 lbs $181-210; 500-600 lbs $175-195; pkg 708 lbs $150.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: 400-500 lbs $215-239; 500-550 lbs $208-223; pkg 614 lbs $186; few 725-800 lbs $158-162. Medium and Large 1-2: Pkg 485 lbs $200; pkg 540 lbs $196; pkg 660 lbs $166.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, few $92.50-98, High Dressing $101; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $90.50-98.50, High Dressing $100.50-104; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $73-86, High Dressing $94.50, Low Dressing $50.50.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: Few 1220-2135 lbs, Bulk $103.50-113, High Dressing $116.50-120.
   STOCKER COWS: Medium 2: Few 3-4 yrs old, 625-1045 lbs, $112-121.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2: Few 5 yrs to short and solid mouth, 885-1258 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $1150-1850 per head.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: Medium 2: Few 5 yrs to short and solid mouth, 840-1205 lbs with 100-190 lbs calves, $1475-1675 per pair. ∆

Fruitland Livestock Market
MAY 13, 2014 • Fruitland, Mo.
Receipts: 452; Last Week: 382; Year Ago: 454

Hog sale is next Tuesday at 11 because there will be no sale Memorial Week May 27th.
   Due to a lot of rain farmers were unable to be in the fields bringing more animals and farmers to sale barn. Market reflected that. $2-8 higher. Slaughter bulls and cows sold steady.
   FEEDER STEERS: 200-299 lbs $235-255; 300-399 lbs $220-230; 400-499 lbs $214-237; 500-599 lbs $189-216; 600-699 lbs $172-195; 700-799 lbs $150-167; 800-1000 lbs $170.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: 200-299 lbs $220-243; 300-399 lbs $205-230; 400-499 lbs $199-209; 500-599 lbs $185-200; 600-699 lbs $165-176.
   BABY CALVES: Holstein $150-230, Beef $210-310.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, $80-85, High Dressing $85-95, Low Dressing $75-80; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $90-100, High Dressing $95-108.50, Low Dressing $80-90; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $75-85, High Dressing $85-95, Low Dressing $65-75.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: High Yield $105-114.50; Low Yield $75-95. ∆

Patton Junction
Livestock Auction
MAY 12, 2014 • Patton, Mo.
Receipts: 470; Week Ago: 951; Last Year: 771

   Compared to last week, 300-500 lbs steers sold steady to $4 higher, the rest of the offering sold $3-6 lower on a limited test. Slaughter cows and bulls sold steady. Demand uneven and supply light. Cows made up approximately 14 percent of the run, 86 percent feeders. Steers made up approximately 38 percent of the offering, 44 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs totaled around 22 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: 300-400 lbs $231-257.50; 400-500 lbs $213-229.50; fancy pkg 439 lbs $238; 500-600 lbs $182-212; fancy pkg 503 lbs $220; 600-650 lbs $185-205; pkg 843 lbs $159. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 375-400 lbs $218-222; few 450-475 lbs $205-226; few 525-575 lbs $201-210; pkg 700 lbs $156.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: 300-400 lbs $215-239; 400-500 lbs $200-220; 525-600 lbs $180-193; few 600-625 lbs $175-186; pkg 885 lbs $146.50; pkg 916 lbs $163. Medium and Large 1-2: 350-400 lbs $199-216; few 400-450 lbs $200-205; 575-600 lbs $170-183; few 500-575 lbs $157.50-172; few 600-650 lbs $160-170. Medium 2: Few 400-475 lbs $140-155.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: 400-475 lbs $210-223; pkg 563 lbs $192.50; few 625-700 lbs $170-188; pkg 870 lbs $141. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 400-450 lbs $195-215; few 600-675 lbs $150-165. Medium 2: Pkg 470 lbs $165.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, few $92-100, High Dressing $104; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, few $94-100, High Dressing, $103-106; Low Dressing $87.50; Lean, 85-90 Percent Lean, few $86-90, High Dressing $93.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: Few 1415-2120 lbs, Bulk $105-110, High Dressing $115-123.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium 2: Few 4 yrs old to short and solid mouth, 945-1170 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $1150-1380 per head. ∆
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