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Patton Junction Livestock Auction
MAY 9, 2016 • Patton, Mo.
Receipts: 325   Week Ago: 506       Last Year: 502

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold steady to $10 higher, except 500 lbs offering, they sold $1-3 lower on a light test. Slaughter cows sold $3 lower and bulls sold $2 lower. Demand uneven and supply light. Cows made up approximately 8 percent of the run, 92 percent feeders. Steers made up approximately 32 percent of the offering, 37 percent heifers with 31 percent feeder bulls. Offerings over 600 lbs totaled around 33 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: Pkg 288 lbs $217.50; 350-400 lbs $172.50-185; few 400-500 lbs $158-174; few 500-600 lbs $148-169; pkg 667 lbs $152.50; few 700-750 lbs $140-148; pkg 881 lbs $129.50; pkg 950 lbs $123. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 525-550 lbs $130-149.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: Few 300-400 lbs $151-175; 400-500 lbs $140-159; 500-600 lbs $125-140; few 600-650 lbs $125-128; few 725-775 lbs $126.50-129. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 425-500 lbs $130-138; few 500-600 lbs $125-135.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: Few 400-500 lbs $140-176; 500-600 lbs $135-159; few 600-700 lbs $125-142; 700-800 lbs $115-141; pkg 810 lbs $115.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, Scarce; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $65-72, High Dressing, $75.50-78; Lean, 85-90 Percent Lean, few $60-65.50.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: Few 1380-2505 lbs, bulk $92-93, High Dressing $97-103.50.
   STOCKER COWS: Scarce.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2: Scarce.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: Medium and Large 1-2: Scarce. ∆

Fruitland Livestock Market
MAY 10, 2016 • Fruitland, Mo.
Receipts: 290; Last Week: 394; Year Ago: 259

   Males rebounded this week showing a little better quality $8-15 higher. 2-300 lb heifers higher rest $4-8 lower.
   FEEDER STEERS: 200-299 lbs $185-220; 300-399 lbs $161-193; 400-499 lbs $156-172.50; 500-599 lbs $144-167.50; 600-699 lbs $132-140; 700-799 lbs $121-121.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: 200-299 lbs $187-242.50; 300-399 lbs $156-174; 400-499 lbs $141-162; 500-599 lbs $135-146; 600-699 lbs $125-130; 700-799 lbs $123-131.
   BABY CALVES: Brown $110; Holstein $110; Beef $230-260.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, $62-68, High Dressing $69-75; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $72-75, High Dressing $76-80, Low Dressing $67-70; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $67-71, High Dressing $72-78, Low Dressing $50-60.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: High Yield Low $92, High Yield High $100; Low Yield Low $60, Low Yield High $85.
Show-Me-Select Heifers Averaged $2427 on Saturday. ∆

Farmington Livestock Market
MAY 11, 2016 • 
Farmington, Mo.
Receipts: 994; Last Week: 1259; Year Ago: 972

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold $6-19 higher with good quality and conditioning in the offering. Slaughter cows sold steady and bulls sold $1 higher. Demand good and supply light. Cows made up approximately 12 percent of the run, 88 percent feeders. Steers made up approximately 53 percent of the offering, 40 percent heifers with 7 percent feeder bulls. Offerings over 600 lbs totaled around 32 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: 300-400 lbs $179-206; 400-500 lbs $170-198; 500-600 lbs $161-183; 600-700 lbs $139-166; 700-750 lbs $132-144; pkg 815 lbs $139. Medium and Large 1-2: 400-500 lbs $152-173; 500-600 lbs $130-164; few 600-625 lbs $133-140; pkg 768 lbs $135.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: 300-400 lbs $168-190; 400-500 lbs $145-175.50; 500-600 lbs $140-161.50; 600-700 lbs $130-147.50; few 700-750 lbs $130-140; pkg 953 lbs $127. Medium and Large 1-2: Pkg 270 lbs $148; few 300-400 lbs $156-163; 450-500 lbs $140-159; 500-600 lbs $125-150; pkg 770 lbs $113.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: 400-500 lbs $164-181; few 525-600 lbs $146-157; few 600-700 lbs $140-147. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 450-475 lbs $135-150.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, few $70.50-74.50, High Dressing $77; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $66-74, High Dressing $75-80; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $55-65, High Dressing $70-73.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: Few 1315-2055 lbs bulk $87.50-94.50, High Dressing $100.50.
   STOCKER COWS: Medium 2: Scarce.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2: Few 4-7 yrs old, 905-1255 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $1400-1535 per head.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: Medium and Large 1-2: 5-7 yrs old, 1140-1210 lbs with 180-365 lbs calves, $1500-2000 per pair. ∆

Eastern Missouri Livestock Auction
MAY 13, 2016 • Bowling Green, Mo.
Receipts: 1621; Last Week: 601; Year Ago: 1084

   Compared to the last special three weeks ago, feeder steers under 700 lbs sold mostly $10-20 higher, feeder heifers under 700 lbs traded $5-10 higher, weights over 700 lbs were not well tested but traded with a higher undertone. Slaughter cows sold mostly steady with spots $2 lower on the high dressing cows. CME cattle futures and fed cattle trade over the last week have had good positive moves helping to improve buying support. Slaughter cows accounted for near 17 percent of the total receipts. The feeder supply consisted of 60 percent steers and bulls, 40 percent heifers and near 47 percent weighing over 600 lbs.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: Few 300-400 lbs $210-222; 400-450 lbs $195-202; 450-500 lbs $180-185.50; 500-550 lbs $179-185.50; 550-600 lbs $168.50-183.50; 600-700 lbs $160-177; 700-800 lbs $143-152.25; pkg 835 lbs $140.25; pkg fleshy 955 lbs $126.75. Medium and Large 1-2: Few 350-400 lbs $185.50-189.50; 400-500 lbs $170.50-185.50; 500-550 lbs $167-176.50; 550-600 lbs $155.50-166; 600-700 lbs $150-153.50; 700-750 lbs $145.25-145.50; two pot loads thin 1029-1032 lbs $133.10-135.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: Few 300-360 lbs $191-197.50; 450-500 lbs $160-163; 500-550 lbs $154-160.50; 550-600 lbs $147-157.50; 600-650 lbs $151.50-157.50; 650-700 lbs $141.50-151; 700-760 lbs $140-144. Medium and Large 1-2: 300-400 lbs $176-181; 400-450 lbs $179-181; 450-500 lbs $155-162; 500-600 lbs $147-156; 600-700 lbs $143.50-149.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: Pkg 442 lbs $191; 500-550 lbs $157-157.50; 600-625 lbs $149-153.50; pkg 715 lbs $140.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 70-80 Percent Lean, $72-79, High Dressing $79-82, Low Dressing $66-71.50; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $72-79.50, High Dressing $79.50-81.50, Low Dressing $68-72; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $69-75.50, High Dressing $76-81, Low Dressing $61-68.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: 1450-2515 lbs $95-102.50, High Dressing Ind. $108.50, Low Dressing $86.50-90.
   SLAUGHTER STEERS AND HEIFERS: (21 head) Select and Choice 2-3: Few 1250-1630 lbs $124.50-125.50. ∆

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