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Patton Junction Livestock Auction
FEBRUARY 25, 2019 • Patton, Mo.
Receipts: 492   Week Ago: 468       Last Year: 608

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold uneven, from $5.00 lower to $2.00 higher. Slaughter cows sold steady, bulls sold $3.00 higher. Supply light. Cows made up approximately 10 percent of the run, 90 percent feeders. Steers made up approximately 32 percent of the offering,43 percent heifers with 26 percent feeder bulls. Offerings over 600 lbs totaled around 20 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: 259 $170.00-177.50; 339 $172.00-196.50; 382 $170.00-177.00; 418 $160.00-174.00; 477 $158.00-173.00; 518 $155.00-162.00; 568 $150.50-161.00; 615 $142.50-145.00; 713 $140.00; 778 $122.00-130.00; 885 $124.00.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: 337 $141.00-158.00; 356 $141.00-155.00; 411 $145.00-157.00; 487 $133.00-147.00; 528 $128.00-143.00; 568 $125.00-139.00; 628 $118.00-125.00; 610 $110.00; 666 $118.00; 657 $119.00; 730 $117.00.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: 384 $150.00-172.00; 424 $154.00-171.00; 465 $145.00-159.00; 522 $145.00-160.00; 571 $129.00-148.00; 619 $125.00-139.00; 672 $121.00-122.00; 715 $120.00; 812 $105.00.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, $48.00-54.00, High Dressing $58.50-64.50; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $43.00-50.50, High Dressing, $56.50-65.50; Lean, 85-90 Percent Lean, $35.00-43.00, High Dressing $51.50.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: few 1485-2215 lbs, Bulk $65.00-74.50, High Dressing $79.00-81.00.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Few Medium 2: 2-4 yrs old, 680-775 lbs, $60.00-70.50.
   BRED COWS:  Medium and Large 1-2: few 5-7 yrs old, 915-1185 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $775.00-1100.00 per head.  Short and solid, 1020-1255 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $585.00-820.00 per head.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: (Per Pair) Medium and Large 1-2: Scarce. ∆

SEMO Livestock Sales LLC
FEBRUARY 26, 2019 • Fruitland, Mo.
Receipts: 626; Last Week: 656; Year Ago: 499

   Uneven market today. They were $3-7 higher with some instances of $1-3 lower. 
   31 blk/red steers 622 avg 147.00
   51 hd bwf steers 932 avg 126.75
   21 blk steers 785 avg 130.50
   9 blk steers 358 avg 179.00
   10 blk steers 625 avg 148.00
   4 blk steers 434 avg 185.00
   2 steers 325 avg 183.00
   FEEDER STEERS: 200-299 lbs $165-172; 300-399 lbs $165-183; 400-499 lbs $165-185; 500-599 lbs $150-163; 600-699 lbs $140-148; 700-799 lbs $125-139.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: 200-299 lbs $143-150; 300-399 lbs $144-154; 400-499 lbs $131-151; 500-599 lbs $130-145; 600-699 lbs $115-130; 700-799 lbs $111-116.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $48-51, High Dressing $52-60; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $45-51, High Dressing $52-61.50.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: High Yield $60-86.50.
   COWS SOLD: 94
   BULLS SOLD: 9
   Not enough take home cows to test a market. ∆

Farmington Livestock Market
FEBRUARY 27, 2019 • Farmington, Mo.
Receipts: 2465; Last Week: 1531; Year Ago: 1326

   Compared to last week, 300-400 lbs steers and heifers sold $5.00-13.00 higher, the rest of the offering sold uneven, from $5.00 lower to $2.00 higher. Slaughter cows and bulls sold $1.00 higher. Supply heavy. Cows made up approximately 7 percent of the run, 93 percent feeders.Steers made up approximately 45 percent of the offering, 49 percent heifers with 6 percent feeder bulls.  Offerings over 600 lbs totaled around 43 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: 282 $192.50-202.50; 328 $190.00-210.00; 383 $168.00-195.00; 368 $210.00-213.00; 429 $175.00-194.50; 467 $167.00-192.00; 529 $160.00-177.00; 573 $149.00-165.50; 622 $135.00-151.50; 677 $135.00-146.00; 735 $125.00-140.50; 773 $128.00-140.00; 800 $130.00-132.50; 872 $127.50; 918 $129.00.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: 290 $136.00-145.00; 328 $140.00-150.00; 382 $147.00-167.00; 431 $146.00-166.50; 470 $142.00-159.00; 519 $138.00-155.00; 574 $132.00-146.00; 639 $124.00-137.00; 656 $124.50-136.50; 718 $123.00-126.00; 771 $123.50-127.50; 817 $122.50-124.50.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: 372 $178.50-196.00; 430 $150.00-155.00; 472 $154.00-165.00; 516 $137.50-150.00; 571 $136.00-157.50; 625 $125.00-134.00; 669 $113.00-121.00; 748 $110.00; 825 $107.00-115.00.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, $47.00-53.00, High Dressing $58.00-63.50; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $43.00-52.50, High Dressing $55.50-63.00; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $34.00-45.00, High Dressing $49.50-54.00.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: 1230-1950 lbs, Bulk $65.50-77.50, High Dressing  $78.00-81.00.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Few Medium 2: 2-4 yrs old, 835-900 lbs, $54.00-57.50.
   BRED COWS: Medium and Large 1-2: few 4-7 yrs old, 910-1230 lbs, 2nd and 3rd stage, $710.00-1075.00 per head.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: (Per Pair) Medium and Large 1-2: Scarce. ∆

Eastern Missouri Livestock Auction
MARCH 1, 2019 • Bowling Green, Mo.
Receipts: 853; Last Week: 2226; Year Ago: 926

   Compared to last week, there were too few feeders this week to test the market this week.  Feeders were sold mostly in small packages, singles and small lots with demand light to moderate and supply light. Slaughter cows accounted for near 28 percent of the total receipts and sold fully steady to firm. Slaughter cows 28 percent, slaughter steers and heifers accounted for 9 percent, with the balance feeders. Feeder supply consisted of 28 percent steers, 27 percent feeder bulls, 45 percent heifers and 38 percent weighing over 600 lbs.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: 554 $165.00; 772 $136.50; 820 $131.00-136.50.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1-2: 367 $149.00; 430 $143.00-152.00; 417 $162.50; 508 $130.00-139.50; 565 $126.00-134.00; 616 $127.00-130.50; 662 $125.00-128.00; 743 $131.50.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1-2: 463 $171.00; 518 $162.00-165.00; 579 $150.50-157.50; 635 $128.00-132.00; 684 $126.00-134.50; 759 $128.50.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 70-80 Percent Lean, $53.50-60.50, High Dressing $61.00-67.00; Low Dressing $49.00-51.00 Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $53.00-60.00, High Dressing $61.00-65.50, gaunt $68.00, Low Dressing $44.00-51.00; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $48.00-55.00, High Dressing $56.00-61.00, Low Dressing $42.00-48.00.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: 1450-2250 lbs $79.00-87.00, High Dressing $88.00-96.00, Low Dressing $72.00-77.00.
   SLAUGHTER STEERS AND HEIFERS: (76 head) Choice 2-4: 1150-1350 lbs $126.00-129.25; Select 1-2: 960-1450 lbs $119.00-122.50. ∆
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