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Fruitland Livestock Market

JANUARY 6, 2015 • Fruitland, Mo.
Receipts: 435; Last Week: No Sale; Year Ago: No Sale
Happy New Year to all!
Wishing you all the best in 2015!
We are attempting to put together a breeding stock sale featuring Charlie Mangels bred heifers for Saturday, Feb 14th. This will be a closed consignment auction.  If you or someone you knows has a “group” of bred heifers, herd dispersal, or breeding bulls that you would like to consign to this sale, please call the sale barn or Steve at 573-270-6209 as soon as possible.

   There has not been a sale for 2 weeks. Compared to last auction the market has regained the losses it took before the holidays. In categories with a good test and good quality it appears the market was $15 to $25 higher. Slaughter bulls and cows sold steady.
   FEEDER STEERS: 200-299 lbs $270-327.50; 300-399 lbs $290-332.50; 400-499 lbs $250-316; 500-599 lbs $230-268; 600-699 lbs $205-230; 800-1000 lbs $193-205.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: 200-299 lbs $250-300; 300-399 lbs $265-310; 400-499 lbs $238-267; 500-599 lbs $220-240; 600-699 lbs $170-201.
   BABY CALVES: Brown $80-150; Holstein $195-250.
   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 $110-120, Low Dressing $90-105; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $90-100, High Dressing $100-110, Low Dressing $75-85.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: High Yield $105-130; Low Yield $95-110.
   Not enough bred cows to test a market. ∆


Patton Junction Livestock Auction
JANUARY 5, 2015 • Patton, Mo.
Receipts: 690   Week Ago No Sale       Last Year 1772

   Due to the Holidays there was no sales the past two weeks, however compared to the last December sale. The steers and heifers under 600 lbs sold $11-34 higher, the offering over 600 lbs sold $4-18 higher. Slaughter cows sold $2 lower and bulls sold $1 lower. Demand very good and supply light. Cows made up approximately 15 percent of the run, 85 percent feeders. Steers made up approximately 56 percent of the offering, 32 percent heifers with 11 percent feeder bulls. Offerings over 600 lbs totaled around 29 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: Few 275-300 lbs $310-328; 300-400 lbs $325-347; 400-450 lbs $307.50-339; 450-500 lbs $287.50-316; 500-600 lbs $252-298; 600-700 lbs $226-258; 700-800 lbs $210-235; pkg 891 lbs $193. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 250-275 lbs $307.50-312.50; 300-400 lbs $270-317.50; few 400-500 lbs $260-303; few 500-600 lbs $225-244; 700-750 lbs $207.50-216. Medium 2: Pkg 445 lbs $225.
   FEEDER HOLSTEINS: Large 3: Pkg 760 lbs $161.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: Few 250-275 lbs $292.50-315; 300-400 lbs $265-316; 400-500 lbs               $239-261; 500-575 lbs $230-249; 600-650 lbs $221-235. Medium and Large 1-2: 275-300 lbs $260-282.50; 350-400 lbs $240-270; few 400-500 lbs $225-254; few 500-600 lbs $210-233; few 600-700 lbs $200-211. Medium 2: Few 350-400 lbs $250; pkg 420 lbs $200.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: Few 450-500 lbs $270-302.50; 500-600 lbs $239-285; few 600-700 lbs $239-285; pkg 730 lbs $200. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 400-500 lbs $225-285.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, few $95-106, High Dressing $111-117.50; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, few $103-106.50, High Dressing, $110-116; Lean, 85-90 Percent Lean, few $83-95, High Dressing $99-101.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: Few 1280-1970 lbs Bulk $117-123, High Dressing $133-134.
   STOCKER COWS: Scarce.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: 3-7 yrs old, 930-1340 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $1430-1600 per head.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: Medium and Large 1-2: 3-7 yr old, 930-1150 lbs with 250-390 lbs calf, $1950-2650 per pair. ∆


Farmington Livestock Market
JANUARY 7, 2015 • Farmington, Mo.
Receipts: 582; Last Week: No Sale; Year Ago: No Sale

   Due to the Holidays there was no sale the past two weeks, however compared to the last sale in December, steers and heifers sold $13-35 higher. Slaughter cows and bulls sold steady. Demand very good and supply light. Cows made up approximately 17 percent of the run, 83 percent feeders. Steers made up approximately 60 percent of the offering, 34 percent heifers with 6 percent feeder bulls. Offerings over 600 lbs totaled around 5 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: 350-400 lbs $312.50-352; 400-450 lbs $300-327.50; 450-500 lbs $277.50-307.50; 500-600 lbs $257.50-287.50; 600-700 lbs $237-275; 700-775 lbs $212-236; pot load 967 lbs $210.60; pkg 1041 lbs $199.75. Medium and Large 1-2: Pkg 270 lbs $284; few 300-325 lbs $290-310; few 450-475 lbs $254-265; few 625-700 lbs $226-230; pkg 813 lbs $204; pkg 946 lbs $185.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: Pkg 388 lbs $307.50; 400-450 lbs $278-297.50; 450-500 lbs $255-263; 500-600 lbs $223.50-250; 600-700 lbs $210-226; pkg 713 lbs $210. Medium and Large 1-2: Pkg 255 lbs $267.50; pkg 380 lbs $241; 425-500 lbs $210-252; few 525-600 lbs $210-225; few 625-675 lbs $200-210; pkg 753 lbs $187.50. Medium 2: Pkg 470 lbs $200.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: Few 425-475 lbs $294-305; pkg 590 lbs $220-227. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 550-575 lbs $230-235; few 650-675 lbs $200-211.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, few $105-108, High Dressing $114.50; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, few $105.50-108, High Dressing $110.50-112; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, few $85.50-97.50, High Dressing $105.50.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: Few 1145-1905 lbs, Bulk $110-122.50, High Dressing $126.50-129.
   STOCKER COWS: Scarce.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2: Few 5 yrs old to short and solid mouth, 975-1550 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $1450-2200 per head.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: Medium 1-2: Few 4-7 yrs old, 870-1135 lbs with 120-320 lbs calves, $2075-2400 per pair. ∆


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