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Farmington Livestock Market
SEPTEMBER 6, 2017 • Farmington, Mo.
Receipts: 1831; Last Week: 1331; Year Ago: 615

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold uneven, from $5.00 lower to $5.00 higher. Slaughter cows and bulls sold $4.00-5.00 lower; Demand uneven and supply moderate to heavy. Cows made up approximately 14 percent of the run, 86 percent feeders. Steers made up approximately 55 percent of the offering, 38 percent heifers with 7 feeder bulls. Offerings over 600 lbs totaled around 34 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: 250-300 lbs $170.00; 300-400 lbs $160.00-179.00; 400-500 lbs $160.00-179.00; 500-600 lbs $150.00-168.50; 600-700 lbs $142.50-155.25; 700-750 lbs $130.00-144.00; few 825-850 lbs $135.00; 900-950 lbs $125.00-135.50. Medium and Large 1-2: few 325-400 lbs $140.00-160.00; few 400-475 lbs $145.00-155.00; 500-600 lbs $125.00-145.00; few 600-675 lbs $120.00-135.00.
   FEEDER HOLSTEINS: Large 3: pkg 845 lbs $75.00.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: few 288 lbs $155.00-166.00; 325-400 lbs $150.00-170.00; 400-500 lbs $145.00-165.50; 500-600 lbs $134.00-149.00; 600-700 lbs $130.00-143.00; 700-800 lbs 125.00-134.00. Medium and Large  1-2: 350-400 lbs $133.00-145.00; 400-500 lbs $131.00-148.00; few 500-600 lbs $120.00-139.00; pkg 695 lbs $135.00; few 700-725 lbs $122.50-125.00.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: pkg 445 lbs $175.00; 450-475 lbs $135.00-150.00; 500-600 lbs $125.00-139.00; 650-700 lbs $122.00-130.00; few 700-750 lbs $120.00-121.00. Medium and Large 1-2: pkg 378 lbs  $138.00; 450-500 lbs $130.00-140.00; few 500-550 lbs $125.00-133.00.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, few $58.50-64.00, High Dressing $65.50-66.00; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $55.50-62.00, High Dressing $65.50-66.50; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, few $55.00-57.00, High Dressing $59.50-60.00.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: few 1210-2275 lbs Bulk $80.00-84.00, High Dressing  $87.50-93.50.
   STOCKER COWS: Medium and Large 1-2: few 3-4 yrs old 825-1060 lbs $68.00-70.50.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2: 4 yrs old to short and solid mouth, 1060-1625 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $1000.00-1250.00 per head.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: Medium 1-2: 5 yrs old to short and solid mouth, 930-1350 lbs with 140-350 lbs calves, $1025.00-1420.00 per pair. ∆

Eastern Missouri Livestock Auction
SEPTEMBER 8, 2017 • Bowling Green, Mo.
Receipts: 1276; Last Week: 550; Year Ago: 760

   Compared to two weeks ago, a light test on 600-800 lb steers sold mostly $10.00 higher, with a light test of 600-650 lb heifers trading $6.00 higher, all other weights over 600 lbs sold with a higher undertone. Feeder calves under 600 lbs were in light supply and not well tested. Demand was good best on two pot loads of big yearling steers weighing 1000 lbs and several lots and part loads of heifers weighing 675-775 lbs with supply moderate. Slaughter cows sold $2.00-3.00 lower. Despite fed cattle market trading lower over the last several weeks demand for yearlings remains very good. Slaughter cows accounted for near 10 percent of the total receipts. Feeder cattle supply consisted of 46 percent steers and 54 percent heifers and 77 percent weighing over 600 lbs.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: pkg 318 lbs $208.00; 450-500 lbs few $195.00-198.00; pkg fleshy 540 lbs $168.50, pkg fleshy 598 lbs $152.00; 600-700 lbs $165.00-171.75, fleshy 650-700 lbs $140.50-148.50; 700-750 lbs $158.50-167.25, 750-800 lbs $152.00-155.50; few fleshy 800-825 lbs $141.25-143.50, pkg 855 lbs $143.25. Medium and Large 1-2: pkg 385 lbs $190.00, pkg thin 357 lbs $210.00; pkg 475 lbs $173.00; 545-595 lbs $158.50-160.50, fleshy 550-600 lbs $151.00-151.50; 600-700 lbs $157.50-160.00; 700-800 lbs $144.00-151.75.  Large 1-2: pot load 1018 lbs $131.25, pot load 1000 lbs thin blk $137.25.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: 300-400 lbs few $178.00-188.00; pkg 450 lbs $157.00; pkg 525 lbs $152.00, lot thin 515 lbs $166.00, 550-600 lbs $152.00-157.00; 600-700 lbs $147.75-156.00; 700-800 lbs $134.25-144.00, fleshy 700-730 lbs $134.00-139.00; lot 830 lbs $130.50. Medium and Large 1-2: pkg 355 lbs $178.00; few 500-550 lbs fleshy $136.00-139.00; 550-600 lbs $143.50-146.00; few 600-700 lbs $135.50-143.50; part load thin 680 lbs $149.50, few 800-850 lbs $127.50. Medium and Large 2: lot 640 lbs $138.00.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1-2: 550-600 lbs $140.50-151.00; pkg 695 lbs $139.00.
   HEIFERETTES/STOCK COWS: Medium and Large 1-2: 2-3yrs 850-1150 lbs $86.00-101.00, lot 1360 lbs 3-4 yrs $82.00.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 70-80 Percent Lean, $64.50-69.00, High Dressing $73.50, Low Dressing $61.50-64.50; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $65.00-70.50, Low Dressing $61.00-64.00; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $63.50-67.50, Low Dressing $55.00-63.00.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: 1300-2050 lbs few $89.00-90.50, High Dressing $105.00, Low Dressing $82.50-85.50.
   SLAUGHTER STEERS AND HEIFERS: (22 head) Select and Choice 1-3 1150-1475 lbs $102.00-106.00, Holsteins lot 1605 lbs $82.35. ∆
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