Livestock Reports

Eastern Missouri Livestock Auction
OCT. 3, 2014 • Bowling Green, Mo.
Receipts: 876; Last Week: 934; Year Ago: 76
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   Compared to last week, steer and heifer calves steady to firm, spots $5-10 higher on 450-500 lbs. Demand good and supply light, mostly 400-700 lbs calves, near 36 percent steers and bulls, 45 percent heifers, 16 percent cows, 3 percent slaughter steers and heifers and 29 percent mostly heifers over 600 lbs. Slaughter cows weak to $2 lower.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: Small pkg 365 lbs $340; 440-480 lbs $310-330; two pkgs unweaned 475-485 lbs $266-277; pkg 518 lbs $289; 550-570 lbs $250-270; pkg 602 lbs $259; two pkgs unweaned 600-610 lbs $237-242; few pkgs 675-725 lbs $240-248.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: Small pkg 395 lbs $312; 400-500 lbs $258-276; pkg fancy 427 lbs $289; 500-600 lbs $241-258; two pkgs fancy 510-520 lbs $274. Medium and Large 1-2: Two pot-loads 780 lbs $213.25 and 875 lbs $205.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: Pkg 370 lbs $307; pkg 510 lbs $251; lot 620 lbs $240 and lot 687 lbs $233.75.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 70-80 Percent Lean, $112.50-119.50, High Dressing $119.50-120.50; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $112-119, High Dressing $119.50-123.50, Low Dressing $106-110; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $105-115, High Dressing $116-121, Ind. gaunt $130, Low Dressing $93-103.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: 1550-2350 lbs few $130-134.50.
   SLAUGHTER STEERS AND HEIFERS: (26 head) few pkgs Choice 2-4 1150-1360 lbs $152-153.35. ∆

Farmington Livestock Market
OCTOBER 1, 2014 • Farmington, Mo.
Receipts: 1483; Last Week: 1224; Year Ago: 946

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold uneven, from $7 higher to $8 lower. Slaughter cows sold $2 lower, bulls sold $2 higher. Demand uneven and supply moderate. Cows made up approximately 11 percent of the run, 89 percent feeders. Steers made up approximately 44 percent of the offering, 44 percent heifers with 12 percent feeder bulls. Offerings over 600 lbs totaled around 30 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: Few 250-300 lbs $317.50-367.50; 300-400 lbs $312.50-357.50; 400-450 lbs $303-327; 450-500 lbs $258-287.50; fancy pkg 450 lbs $306; 500-600 lbs $233-277; 600-700 lbs $222.50-240; 700-775 lbs $210-225; pkg 810 lbs $210. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 300-400 lbs $288-320; 400-500 lbs $250-305; 500-600 lbs $220-230; 600-700 lbs $209-225; pkg 800 lbs $191. Medium 2: Pkg 411 lbs $200.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: Pkg 255 lbs $272.50; 325-350 lbs $256-305; 350-400 lbs $240-272.50; 400-450 lbs $240-267.50; fancy pkg 431 lbs $271; 450-500 lbs $228-256; 500-600 lbs $221-247.50; 600-700 lbs $213-226; 700-750 lbs $200-213; pkg 915 lbs $195. Medium and Large 1-2: Pkg 250 lbs $272.50; 300-400 lbs $250-277.50; 400-500 lbs $212-245; 500-600 lbs $197.50-229; few 600-675 lbs $180-210. Medium 2: Pkg 395 lbs $225; few 400-475 lbs $195-210; few 500-550 lbs $200-212.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: 400-500 lbs $250-306; 525-600 lbs $222.50-250; 600-700 lbs $219-229. Medium and Large 1-2: 405-500 lbs $225-255; 500-550 lbs $222-225; 675-700 lbs $191-215; pkg 743 lbs $187.50. Medium 2: Pkg 423 lbs $202.50; pkg 555 lbs $199; pkg 650 lbs $210.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, few $110-114, High Dressing $117.50-120; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, few $108-114, High Dressing $117.50-126.50; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, few $98-103.50, High Dressing $109.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: Few 1180-2140 lbs bulk $117-129, High Dressing $132-140.
   STOCKER COWS: Medium 2: 3-5 yrs old, 815-1020 lbs, $140-171.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2: Few 2-7 yrs old, 870-1595 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $1400-2475 per head. Short and solid mouth, 975-1360 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $1525-1675 per head.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: Few short and solid mouth, 975-1390 lbs with 110-210 lbs calves, $1525-2300 per pair. ∆

Fruitland Livestock Market
SEPT. 30, 2014 • Fruitland, Mo.
Receipts: 482; Last Week: 455; Year Ago: 293
Herd dispersal Oct. 7th.

   The market rebounded today with a better selection of quality bigger groups. Market was $2-15-20 higher on most of the offering. Warm days + Cool nights = Sick Cattle. Slaughter bulls and cows sold steady.
   FEEDER STEERS: 200-299 lbs $262-312.50; 300-399 lbs $280-316; 400-499 lbs $250-291; 500-599 lbs $235-264; 600-699 lbs $225-244; 700-799 lbs $185-190; 800-1000 lbs $160-185.
   HOLSTEIN STEERS: 300-400 lbs $210-235; 400-500 lbs $190-217.50; 500-600 lbs $176-193 (last week).
   FEEDER HEIFERS: 200-299 lbs $250-295; 300-399 lbs $227-262.50; 400-499 lbs $223-251; 500-599 lbs $215-247; 600-699 lbs $210-231.50; 700-799 lbs $194-208.
   BABY CALVES: Brown $55-75; Holstein $180-210.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, $100-102, High Dressing $103-120, Low Dressing $95-100; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $110-114, High Dressing $115-123.50, Low Dressing $95-110; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $100-114, High Dressing $115-120, Low Dressing $80-99.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: High Yield $126-139.50; Low Yield $112-120.
   BRED COWS: 3-6 yr old cows 2nd & 3rd stage $2000-2400. Old cows 2nd & 3rd stage $1400-1800.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: 3 Hereford cow/calf pairs $2300-2400. ∆

Patton Junction Livestock Auction
SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 • Patton, Mo.
Receipts: 838; Week Ago: 678; Last Year: 798

   Compared to last week, 400 lbs steers and the 700 lb offering sold $2-6 higher, the rest of the offering sold $2-8 lower. Slaughter cows sold $6 lower and bulls sold $3 lower. Demand uneven and supply light. Cows made up approximately 13 percent of the run, 87 percent feeders. Steers made up approximately 36 percent of the offering, 42 percent heifers with 21 percent feeder bulls.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: Few 250-275 lbs $322.50-400; few 300-350 lbs $310-337; 350-400 lbs $292-330; 400-450 lbs $300-327.50; 450-500 lbs $265-289; 500-600 lbs $225-260; 600-625 lbs $221-246.50; 700-750 lbs $210-218. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 250-300 lbs $275-300; 300-400 lbs $265-300; 400-500 lbs $248-287.50; few 550-575 lbs $210-238; few 600-675 lbs $220-225; pkg 790 lbs $190. Medium 2: Pkg 297 lbs $250; 400-475 lbs $221-240.
   FEEDER HOLSTEINS: Large 3: Pkg 630 lbs $175.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: Few 250-300 lbs $281-295; 300-400 lbs $258-295; 400-500 lbs $235-260; 500-600 lbs $216-240; 600-650 lbs $218-220; full pkg 658 lbs $214; 700-750 lbs $201-212; few 800-900 lbs $180-191. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 300-400 lbs $240-260; 400-500 lbs $230-250; 500-600 lbs $205-235; few 600-700 lbs $186-211; few 750-800 lbs $170-182. Medium 2: Few 325-400 lbs $228-237.50; pkg 645 lbs $172.50.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: 400-500 lbs $260-290; 500-600 lbs $226-251; 600-700 lbs $200-234; few 700-750 lbs $180-204; few 800-825 lbs $174-180. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 400-500 lbs $230-257.50; few 590 lbs $210-212.50; few 600-700 lbs $170-210; few 700-800 lbs $170-176.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, few $96-110, High Dressing $115.50-118; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, few $99-108.50, High Dressing, $112-124; Lean, 85-90 Percent Lean, few $90-97, High Dressing $103.50-107.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: Few 1550-2090 lbs bulk $119-121.50, High Dressing $127.50-136.
   STOCKER COWS: Medium and Large 1-2: Few 2-4 yrs old, 925-1138 lbs $118-127.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Few 2-7 yrs old, 895-1145 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $1360-2000 per head.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: Scarce. ∆
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