Livestock Reports

Farmington Livestock Market
DECEMBER 5, 2018 • Farmington, Mo.
Receipts: 1746; Last Week: 2230; Year Ago: 2034

   Compared to last week, steers sold uneven, from 4.00 lower to 7.00 higher,heifers sold 1.00-6.00 lower. Slaughter cows and bulls sold 3.00-4.00 lower; Supply heavy. Cows made up approximately 9 percent of the run, 91 percent feeders.  Steers made up approximately 47 percent of the offering, 41 percent heifers with 12 percent feeder bulls. Offering over 600 lbs totaled around 30 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: (All weights are now average weight) Medium and Large 1: 288 lbs $165.00; 324 lbs $160.00-173.00; 382 lbs $160.00-175.00; 426 lbs $154.00-165.00; 403 lbs $178.00; 478 lbs $150.00-167.00; 523 lbs $134.00-159.00; 576 lbs $140.00-150.50; 630 lbs     $130.00-145.00; 600 lbs $125.00; 669 lbs $128.50-145.50; 729 lbs $125.00-141.00; 783 lbs $135.00-140.00; 816 lbs $122.50-139.00; 868 $130.00; 925 lbs $125.00. 
   FEEDER HEIFERS: (All weights are now average weight) Medium and Large 1: 306 lbs $138.00-141.00; 374 lbs $135.00-146.00; 418 lbs     $135.00-143.00; 472 lbs $130.00-140.00; 525 lbs $123.50-140.00; 576 lbs $125.00-142.50; 630 lbs $123.00-140.00; 677 lbs $120.00-127.00; 716 lbs $127.50-130.50; 762 lbs $125.00-129.50; 805 lbs $109.00; 855 lbs $105.00. Medium and Large 1-2: 326 lbs $120.00-129.00; 377 lbs $120.00-136.00; 414 lbs $115.00-130.00; 473 lbs $117.00-134.00; 520 lbs $115.00-125.00; 500 lbs $110.00; 580 lbs $118.00-122.00; 626 lbs $116.00-122.00; 679 lbs $110.00-117.00; 720 lbs $114.00.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: 364 lbs $148.00-154.00; 426 lbs $133.00-155.00; 458 lbs $130.00-142.00; 527 lbs $133.00-140.00; 567 lbs $130.00-137.00; 628 lbs $125.00-130.00; 675 lbs $123.00-126.00; 721 lbs $110.00-115.00; 770 lbs $114.00.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, $35.00-40.00, High Dressing $43.00-59.00; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $37.00-40.00, High Dressing $42.50-46.50; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $30.00-33.00, High Dressing $34.50-35.00.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1200-2050 lbs. 49.00-65.00, High Dressing 
67.50-70.50. 
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Scarce.
Bred Cows: (Per Head) Medium and Large 2: 4-7 yrs old, 915-1573 lbs, 2nd-3rd stage $700.00-1100.00.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: Bred Cows: (Per Head) Medium and Large 2: 4-7 yrs old, 915-1573 lbs, 2nd-3rd stage $700.00-1100.00. ∆

SEMO Livestock Sales LLC
DECEMBER 4, 2018 • Fruitland, Mo.
Receipts: 789; Last Week: 649; Year Ago: 507

   Mixed market today. Several lots of good quality conditioned cattle held the market steady. Rest of offering trended $3-10 lower
   Lot 23 head hfrs 703lbs @ 120.00 cwt
   Lot 21 head strs 704lbs @ 147.25 cwt
   Lot 29 head strs 652lbs @ 151.00 cwt
   FEEDER STEERS: 200-300 lbs $140.00-165.00; 300-400 lbs $140.00-165.00; 400-500 lbs $135.00-163.00; 500-600 lbs $138.00-150.00; 600-700 lbs $138.00-151.50; 700-800 lbs $135.00-147.00.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: 200-300 lbs $121.00-135.50; 300-400 lbs $120.00-139.00; 400-500 lbs $125.00-139.00; 500-600 lbs $120.00-136.00; 600-700 lbs $115.00-126.50.
   BABY CALVES: Brown $5 per head 1 hd; Holstein $20-25 per head 6 hd; Beef $100 per head 1 hd.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $40-44, High Dressing $45-50; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $28-33, High Dressing $34-39.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: High Yield $55-65.
   COWS SOLD: 122
   BULLS SOLD: 13
   BRED COWS: Not enough take back home bred cows to test the market ∆

Eastern Missouri Livestock Auction
DECEMBER 7, 2018 • Bowling Green, Mo.
Receipts: 1468; Last Week: 1718; Year Ago: 1801

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold $5.00 to 7.00 lower with instances of $10.00 to $12.00 lower, mostly on unweaned heifers. A few of the top quality 700-750 lb steers traded steady. Slaughter cows $3.00 to $5.00 lower. Slaughter cattle accounted for 21 percent of total offering. The feeder supply consisted of 60 percent steers and bulls and 40 percent heifers; 59 percent of all the feeder cattle weighed over 600 lbs.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: 518 lbs $163.00-164.00; 599 lbs $150.75; 600 lbs $149.00; 636 lbs $140.00; 670 lbs $143.00-155.50; 678 lbs $140.00; 719 lbs $142.50-150.75.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: 437 lbs $147.50; 525 lbs $140.00; 517 lbs $130.00; 576 lbs $141.00-144.50; 639 lbs $132.00-141.00; 711 lbs $134.50.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1-2: 423 lbs $166.50-174.50; 563 lbs $130.00-135.00; 621 lbs $129.50-133.00.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 70-80 Percent Lean, $48.50-53.50, High Dressing $55.00-57.00, Low Dressing $40.00-48.00; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $46.50-53.50, High Dressing few $55.00, Low Dressing $37.50-45.00; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $45.00-50.00, Low Dressing $33.50-43.00.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: 1350-2050 lbs $65.00-72.00, High Dressing $75.00.
   SLAUGHTER CATTLE: Choice 2-3: 1200-1350 lbs $111.00-114.50. Select 1-2 1120-1250 lbs $108.50-110.00 ∆

Patton Junction Livestock Auction
DECEMBER 3, 2018 • Patton, Mo.
Receipts: 857   Week Ago: 1148       Last Year: 1135

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold $2.00-8.00 higher. Slaughter cows and bulls sold $4.00 lower. Demand good and supply moderate. Cows made up approximately 12 percent of the run, 88 percent feeders. Steers made up approximately 34 percent of the offering, 39 percent heifers with 27 percent feeder bulls.  Offerings over 600 lbs totaled around 30 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: 295 lbs $150.00-162.00; 318 lbs $155.00-172.00; 381 lbs  $; 418 lbs $155.00-171.00; 474 lbs $146.00-157.00; 520 lbs $145.00-162.00; 573 lbs $138.00-154.00; 611 lbs $140.00-155.00; 679 lbs $135.00-140.00; 717 lbs $129.00-142.00; 759 lbs $125.00-131.00; 828 lbs $121.00-125.00.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: 338 lbs $139.00-144.00; 380 lbs $134.00-139.00; 425 lbs $129.00-138.00; 482 lbs $125.00-137.00; 522 lbs $122.00-133.00; 565 lbs $118.00-134.00; 611 lbs $114.00-125.00; 652 lbs $115.00-116.00; 723 lbs $115.00-120.00; 812 lbs $113.00-116.00.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: 363 lbs $148.00-156.00; 426 lbs $149.00-157.00; 468 lbs $131.00-148.00; 518 lbs $130.00-141.00; 577 lbs $125.00-139.50; 626 lbs $124.00-132.00; 655 lbs $122.00-130.50; 717 lbs $111.00-125.00; 825 lbs $105.00-109.00.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, $37.00-40.00, High Dressing $42.00-51.50; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $37.00-40.00, High Dressing, $42.50-51.00; Lean, 85-90 Percent Lean, $32.50-35.00, High Dressing $37.50-38.00.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: 1565-2490 lbs. $55.00-66.00, High Dressing $67.00-68.50.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Scarce.
   BRED COWS:  (Per Head) Medium and Large 2: 4-7 yrs old, 925-1510 lbs, 2nd-3rd stage $625.00-980.00.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: (Per Pair) Medium and Large 1: very few  4-7 yrs old, w/130-370 lbs calf, 940-1150 lbs $1010.00-1100.00. ∆

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