Livestock Reports

Farmington Livestock Market
JULY 16, 2014 • Farmington, Mo.
Receipts: 742; Last Week: 1198; Year Ago: 1171

   Compared to last week, 400-500 lbs steers sold $4-9 higher, the rest of the offering sold $2-8 lower with lower than average quality. Slaughter cows sold $2 higher and bulls sold $4 higher. Demand uneven and supply light. Cows made up approximately 23 percent of the run, 77 percent feeders. Steers made up approximately 39 percent of the offering, 47 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs totaled around 31 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: Pkg 275 lbs $309; 300-375 lbs $296-312; 400-500 lbs $250-280; 500-550 lbs $244-262; 550-600 lbs $230-242; 600-700 lbs $210-230.50; 725-800 lbs $201-213.50. Medium and Large 1-2: Pkg 375 lbs $258; 400-500 lbs $231-260; 500-600 lbs $212-247; few 625-650 lbs $200-215. Medium 2: Pkg 395 lbs $235; pkg 408 lbs $210.
   FEEDER HOLSTEINS: Large 3: Pkg 463 lbs $170.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: Pkg 393 lbs $241; 400-500 lbs $228-241; 500-600 lbs $210-224; 625-700 lbs $200-219; pkg 718 lbs $200; part load 899 lbs $180. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 300-400 lbs $230-259; 425-500 lbs $207-233; 500-600 lbs $200-214; few 600-650 lbs $188-201; few 700-725 lbs $185-190. Medium 2: Pkg 265 lbs $240; few 300-400 lbs $201-215; pkg 545 lbs $181.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: 475-500 lbs $237-250; few 500-600 lbs $221-252; few 600-650 lbs $205-214; few 700-750 lbs $201-207. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 475-500 lbs $214-221; few 500-550 lbs $231-245; few 725-800 lbs $154-180.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, $108-115, High Dressing $119.50-115; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $109-110, High Dressing $116-124.50; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $100-105, High Dressing $108-115.50.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: Few 1350-2320 lbs bulk $111.50-126.50, High Dressing $129.50-136.50.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Few 5 yrs to short and solid mouth, 932-1305 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $1500-2100 per head.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: Medium and Large 1-2: Very few 5-7 yrs old, 1215-1430 lbs with 120-290 lbs calves, $1775-2400 per pair. ∆

Fruitland Livestock Market
JULY 15, 2014 • Fruitland, Mo.
Receipts: 514; Last Week: 372; Year Ago: 258

   How often do we get to say a “cold” front moved thru dropping temps to possibly record lows in July. The market today had a very good supply of good quality cattle. Market was steady on the heavier weights with light weights as much as $20 or more higher. Slaughter bulls and cows sold higher.
   FEEDER STEERS: 200-299 lbs $290-330; 300-399 lbs $280-302; 400-499 lbs $232-269; 500-599 lbs $228-250; 600-699 lbs $197-229.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: 200-299 lbs $280-315; 300-399 lbs $242-260; 400-499 lbs $223-245; 500-599 lbs $213-223.50; 600-699 lbs $200-205; 700-799 lbs $171-186; 800-1000 lbs $164-169.50.
   BABY CALVES: Holstein $100-190.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, $88-100, High Dressing $100-103, Low Dressing $80-90; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $90-100, High Dressing $100-112, Low Dressing $80-90; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $95-100, High Dressing $105-120, Low Dressing $75-85.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: High Yield $126-137; Low Yield $100-110. ∆

Patton Junction Livestock Auction
JULY 14, 2014 • Patton, Mo.
Receipts: 697; Week Ago: 552; Last Year: 387

   Compared to last week, 500 lbs steers and the 600 lbs offering sold $20 higher, the rest of the offering sold steady to $13 higher. Slaughter cows sold $2 higher, bulls sold $2 lower. Demand good and supply light. Cows made up approximately 9 percent of the run, 91 percent feeders. Steers made up approximately 37 percent of the offering, 38 percent heifers with 23 percent feeder bulls. Offerings over 600 lbs totaled around 22 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: Few 250-275 lbs $305-327.50; few 300-350 lbs $290-326; few 350-400 lbs $275-300; 400-500 lbs $247-280; 500-600 lbs $222-254.50; 600-700 lbs $212.50-226.25; pkg 763 lbs $186.50. Medium and Large 1-2: Pkg 295 lbs $287.50; few 300-400 lbs $260-283; 425-500 lbs $215-229; few 500-600 lbs $195-229; 600-700 lbs $191-218; few 800-825 lbs $170-172. Medium 2: Pkg 405 lbs $220.
   FEEDER HOLSTEINS: Large 3: Pkg 528 lbs $147; few 650-675 lbs $129-139; pkg 850 lbs $131.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: Few 250-275 lbs $285-317.50; few 350-375 lbs $250-270; 400-500 lbs $224-245; 500-600 lbs $216-236; 600-625 lbs $206-222.50; pkg 710 lbs $215. Medium and Large 1-2: Pkg 280 lbs $280; 325-400 lbs $232.50-250; 400-450 lbs $217.50-238; 500-575 lbs $200-224; few 600-675 lbs $185-200. Medium 2: Pkg 375 lbs $222.50; pkg 490 lbs $208.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: 400-475 lbs $236-264; 500-575 lbs $217-230; 600-700 lbs $192.50-212; few 700-750 lbs $174-186. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 400-500 lbs $215-245; 500-600 lbs $190-217.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, High Dressing $114.123.50; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, few $103-110.50, High Dressing $113.50-121; Lean, 85-90 Percent Lean, few $96-102.50, High Dressing $113.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: Few 1105-1955 lbs bulk $106-120, High Dressing $120-130.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2: Few 6-7 yrs old, 960-1250 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $1470-1760 per head. ∆
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