Livestock Reports

Eastern Missouri Livestock Auction
NOV. 14, 2014 • Bowling Green, Mo.
Receipts: 1636; Last Week: 878; Year Ago: 881

   Compared to last week, steer calves weak to $5 lower, spots $10 lower on 500-600 lbs and heifer calves steady to weak. Demand light to moderate, best on weaned offerings with shots. Supply moderate, mostly 500-700 lbs calves, near 48 percent steers and bulls, 40 percent heifers, 12 percent cows and 30 percent feeders over 600 lbs. Slaughter cows steady to firm.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: Two pkgs 450-500 lbs $297-301.50; 500-600 lbs $260-281, fleshy/unweaned $247.50-268; 600-700 lbs $241.50-262, fleshy/unweaned $229-242.50; calves 700-775 lbs $232-235.50, few fleshy 750-800 lbs $227.50-230.50. Medium and Large 1-2: 500-600 lbs $249-270; 625-700 lbs $235.50-251; few 710-760 lbs $228.50-238.50; few 800-815 lbs $220-222.50.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: Small pkg 400 lbs $280; 450-500 lbs $247-255, fleshy/unweaned $230.50-245; 500-600 lbs $240-254, fleshy/unweaned $224-243; 600-650 lbs $235.50-244.25, fleshy/unweaned 600-675 lbs $219-230; lot 745 lbs $231.75; part/load 779 lbs $227; pkg 860 lbs $211. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 600-700 lbs $219-236; pkg 772 lbs $221.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1-2: 500-600 lbs $228-257; pkg 653 lbs $228.50; pkg 718 lbs $229.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 70-80 Percent Lean, $108.50-115.50, High Dressing $115.50-119.50; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $109-115, High Dressing $115-118; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $102-110, High Dressing $112-117.50, Low Dressing $93-100.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: 1450-2250 lbs $130.50-137.50, High Dressing Ind. $146.50, Ind. 2535 lbs fat $122.50.
   SLAUGHTER STEERS AND HEIFERS: (41 head) four pkgs Choice 2-4 1200-1350 lbs $166.50-169.50. ∆

Fruitland Livestock Market
NOVEMBER 11, 2014 • Fruitland, Mo.
Receipts: 538; Last Week: 385; Year Ago: 570
HAPPY VETERANS DAY!
Thank you to all who’ve SERVED!!!
No Sale: Thanksgiving, Christmas or
New Years Weeks

   First cold front of year has arrived. With today being a holiday, there was a lot of spectators today. The market was strong where there was enough to do a test steady to as much as $8-10 higher. Slaughter bulls and cows sold steady.
   FEEDER STEERS: 200-299 lbs $285-340; 300-399 lbs $280-311; 400-499 lbs $250-310; 500-599 lbs $235-269; 600-699 lbs $211-230; 700-799 lbs $175-203.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Under 200 lbs $308-311; 200-299 lbs $290-301; 300-399 lbs $250-287; 400-499 lbs $240-277; 500-599 lbs $216-242; 600-699 lbs $205-215; 700-799 lbs $185-201; 800-1000 lbs $166-185.
   BABY CALVES: Brown $45-150, Holstein $200-405.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, $100-102, High Dressing $105-115, Low Dressing $95-100; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $105-110, High Dressing $110-115, Low Dressing $90-105; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $90-100, High Dressing $100-110, Low Dressing $75-85.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: High Yield $105-125, Low Yield $95-110.
   Not enough bred cows to test a market. ∆

Farmington Livestock Market
NOVEMBER 12, 2014 • Farmington, Mo.
Receipts: 1585; Last Week: 840; Year Ago: 1289

   Compared to last week, 700 lbs heifers and the steer offering sold steady to $10 higher, the rest of the heifer offering sold steady to $9 lower. Slaughter cows sold steady and bulls sold $4 higher. Demand uneven and supply moderate. Cows made up approximately 8 percent of the run, 92 percent feeders. Steers made up approximately 60 percent of the offering, 35 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs totaled around 54 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: Pkg 260 lbs $342.50; few 300-375 lbs $310-352.50; 400-450 lbs $300-330; fancy pkg 428 lbs $343; 450-500 lbs $285-302; 500-575 lbs $270-315; 600-700 lbs $230-275; 700-800 lbs $223-233; two pot loads fancy 786 lbs $242.50; few 800-900 lbs $220. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 275-300 lbs $302.50-314; few 300-400 lbs $300-317; few 450-500 lbs $264-280; 500-600 lbs $250-269; 600-700 lbs $220-245; few 725-775 lbs $215-220; few 800-900 lbs $195-207. Medium 2: Few 425-500 lbs $200-238; 550-600 lbs $220-230.
   FEEDER HOLSTEINS: Large 3: Few 425-500 lbs $201-210; pkg 500 lbs $200.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: Few 250-300 lbs $302.50-307; few 300-350 lbs $277-296; 400-500 lbs $250-280; 500-575 lbs $235-254; 600-700 lbs $220-239; 700-775 lbs $212.50-228. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 325-400 lbs $261-271; 400-500 lbs $230-259; 500-600 lbs $220-237.50; 600-700 lbs $204-227; 700-775 lbs $200-211; few 800-850 lbs $200-202. Large 1: Pkg 441 lbs $221. Medium 2: Pkg 495 lbs $230; pkg 520 lbs $210.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: Few 450-500 lbs $248-264; few 500-600 lbs $231-256; few 625-675 lbs $217-224. Medium and Large 1-2: Pkg 475 lbs $250; few 575-600 lbs $201-220; pkg 760 lbs $213.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, few $105-107, High Dressing $110.50-117; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, few $100-105.50, High Dressing $110-117.50; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, few $85-92.50, High Dressing $100-103.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: Few 1070-2365 lbs, Bulk $115-125, High Dressing $129-136, Low Dressing $105-110.
   STOCKER COWS: Few 3-4 yrs old, 605-970 lbs, $130-160.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2: Few 4-7 yrs old, 1060-1500 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $1600-2000. Short and solid mouth, 970-1440 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $1375-1675 per head.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: Few 4-7 yrs old, 960-1300 lbs with 190-340 lbs calves, $2400-3050 per pair. ∆

Patton Junction Livestock Auction
NOVEMBER 10, 2014 • Patton, Mo.
Receipts: 1331   Week Ago: 763       Last Year: 1189

   Compared to last week, steers over 500 lbs and the heifers offering sold steady to $10 higher, the rest of the offering sold $3 lower. Slaughter cows sold steady and bulls sold $1 higher. Demand uneven and supply moderate. Cows made up approximately 13 percent of the run, 87 percent feeders. Steers made up approximately 46 percent of the offering, 37 percent heifers with 17 percent feeder bulls. Offerings over 600 lbs totaled around 23 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: Few 250-300 lbs $317.50-356; 300-400 lbs $301-342.50; 400-450 lbs $295-332; 450-500 lbs $270-300; 500-600 lbs $245-267; 600-700 lbs $223-247.50; 700-800 lbs $229-232.50; pkg 815 lbs $215. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 250-275 lbs $272.50-280; 300-400 lbs $280-302.50; 400-500 lbs $250-285; 500-600 lbs $230-255; 600-650 lbs $215-235; 700-750 lbs $200-215; pkg 815 lbs $205. Large 1: Pkg 542 lbs $256. Medium 2: Few 350-400 lbs $265-274.50.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: Few 275-300 lbs $282.50-285; 300-400 lbs $280-312.50; 400-500 lbs $247.50-285; 500-600 lbs $233-261; 600-675 lbs $211-233. Medium and Large 1-2: Pkg 258 lbs $260; 300-400 lbs $240-279; 400-500 lbs $240-260; 500-600 lbs $215-241; 600-700 lbs $193-218; pkg 705 lbs $200. Medium 2: Pkg 310 lbs $235; pkg 465 lbs $227.50; pkg 520 lbs $225.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: 425-500 lbs $261-285; 500-575 lbs $240-260; 600-700 lbs $205-235; pkg 760 lbs $202.50. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 400-500 lbs $240-267.50; few 550-600 lbs $226-240; few 650-675 lbs $210-216; pkg 880 lbs $177.50.
  SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, few $95-105, High Dressing $108-119; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, few $100-105, High Dressing, $110.50-117; Lean, 85-90 Percent Lean, few $94-101, High Dressing $103-109, Low Dressing $80-84.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: Few 1200-2160 lbs Bulk $118-121.50, High Dressing $124-135.
   BRED COWS: 2 yrs old to short and solid mouth, 976-1333 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $1300-2050 per head.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: Few Medium and Large 2: Few 2-5 yrs old, 750-1295 lbs with 120-210 lbs calves, $1890-2350 per pair. ∆
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