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Farmington Livestock Market
JUNE 19, 2019 • Farmington, Mo.
Receipts: 995; Last Week: 596; Year Ago: 0

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold $100-6.00 higher. Slaughter cows and bulls sold $1.00 higher; Demand good and supply moderate. Supply included: 85 percent Feeder Cattle (41 percent Steers, 45 percent Heifers, 15 percent Bulls); 13 percent Slaughter Cattle (92 percent Cows, 8 percent Bulls); 2 percent Replacement Cattle (83 percent Bred Cows, 17 percent Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 28 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: 278 $165.00-166.00; 315 $165.00-173.00; 378 $166.00-178.00; 439 $154.00-168.00; 467 $150.00-164.50; 530 $147.50-164.50; 536 $167.00; 585 $140.00-154.00; 585 $158.00; 626 $135.00-150.50; 663 $135.00-137.50; 719 $127.50-138.50; 705 $137.50; 789 $122.50-127.50; 810 $120.00-128.00.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1: 288 $159.00-167.50; 305 $160.00; 369 $151.00-156.00; 420 $137.50-153.50; 472 $138.00-149.50; 532 $130.00-138.75; 541 $151.00; 580 $128.00-138.00; 617 $125.00-130.00; 623 $136.25; 678 $122.50-125.00; 733 $120.00-122.50.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1: 376 $156.00-169.00; 424 $142.50-158.00; 492 $144.00-145.00; 523 $130.00-148.50; 573 $130.00-140.00; 613 $123.00-133.00; 676 $113.00-125.50; 765 $107.00.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, $56.00-59.00, High Dressing $58.50-67.00; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $47.00-59.50, High Dressing $60.00-66.00; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $40.00-52.00, High Dressing $51.00-56.50, Low Dressing $30.00.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: 1420 lbs $66.00-81.00, High Dressing $86.00-92.50.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Bred Cows Medium and Large 2: 1005-1031 lbs, $635.00-735.00; 1065-1135 $560.00-875.00; 1081 $610.00; 1200 $685.00.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: Medium and Large 2: w/ 150-300 lbs calf 1150 $950.00. ∆

Eastern Missouri Livestock Auction
JUNE 21, 2019 • Bowling Green, Mo.
Receipts: 883; Last Week: 1524; Year Ago: 1702

   Friday’s auction was a Special Bred Cow and Pairs sale with a very light offering of feeder cattle that were not well tested. Many of the feeder calves were sold off the cows sold earlier in the day and sold in small packages and singles.  Slaughter cows sold steady with last week. A nice offering of black bred heifers to calf in the fall sold with moderate to good demand along with a nice offering of young bred cows 4-6 yrs of age sold with good demand. The June 1 Cattle on Feed released today reported On Feed at 102 percent; Marketings at 101 percent and Placements at 97 percent. Much like last month, The June 1 on feed number was reported at 11.740 million head making it the largest June 1 number since the series started in 1996.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1-2:   500-600 lbs $146.50-151.00; pkg 690 lbs $135.00; pkg 780 lbs $130.00.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1-2:   400-500 lbs $135.00-143.00; 500-600 lbs $135.00-145.50. Medium and Large 2: 350-400 lbs $137.00-139.00.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1-2: 400-450 lbs $149.00-152.00; 450-500 lbs $135.00-150.00; pkg 500 lbs $153.50; 650-700 lbs $126.75-131.50.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 70-80 Percent Lean, $55.00-61.50, High Dressing $62.00-68.50, Low Dressing $50.00-52.50; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $54.50-61.50, High Dressing $62.00-67.00, Low Dressing $49.00-53.00; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $50.00-58.00, High Dressing $59.00-62.00, Low Dressing $43.00-48.00.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: Bred Cows - Medium and Large 1: 4-6 yrs 1100-1425 lbs 2nd-3rd stage $1325.00-1485.00. Medium and Large 1-2: Bred Heifers - 1000-1025 lbs 2nd stage $1310.00-1530.00; 4-7 yrs 1050-1500 lbs 2nd-3rd stage $1010.00-1310.00. Medium 1-2: Bred heifers 935-1075 lbs 2nd stage $1200.00-1300.00.  Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2: 4-6 yrs 1050-1450 lbs w/150-450 lb calves $1460.00-1500.00.  Medium and Large 2: few 5-7 yrs 1000-1200 lbs w/150-200 lb calves $1020.00-1150.00; pkg aged cows 1050 lbs w/150 lb calves $950.00.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: 1550-2150 lbs $82.00-91.00.
   SLAUGHTER STEERS AND HEIFERS: (90 head) Choice 2-3: 1170-1450 lbs $114.50-116.50;  Select and Choice: 1-2 1050-1350 lbs $109.00-113.00; lot Holstiens 1345 lbs $83.00. ∆

SEMO Livestock Sales LLC
JUNE 18, 2019 • Fruitland, Mo.
Receipts: 704; Last Week: 362; Year Ago: 205

   Good quality, conditioned, weaned cattle drove the market today. Demand was good. Overall
   Those cattle were $3-8 higher
   37hd Hfrs ave 549lbs @ $146.00cwt 
   4hd Str ave 755lbs @ $137.50cwt 
   9hd Str ave 598lbs @ $162.00cwt
   17hd Str ave 679lbs @ $155.00cwt 
   6hd Hfr ave 500lbs @ 146.00cwt 
   5hd Hfr ave 553lbs @ $148.00cwt
   3hd Str ave 383lbs @ $180.00cwt 
   9hd Sr ave 489lbs @ $166.00cwt 
   6hd Str ave 614lbs @ $161.00cwt
   12hd Hfr ave 593lbs @ $144.00cwt
   FEEDER STEERS: 200-299 lbs $172.00-172.00; 300-399 lbs $162-183; 400-499 lbs $149-180; 500-599 lbs $148-171; 600-699 lbs $147-163; 700-799 lbs $125-140.
   FEEDER HEIFERS: 200-299 lbs $145-145; 300-399 lbs $135-154; 400-499 lbs $137-150; 500-599 lbs $139-148; 600-699 lbs $120-136.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $53-61, High Dressing $63-66; Lean 85-90 Percent Lean, $48-54, High Dressing $55-66; Low Dressing $32-40.
   BABY CALVES: 4 Head Brown $20-40; 1 Head Beef $170.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: High Yield $78-84.
   COWS SOLD: 53
   BULLS SOLD: 4 ∆

Patton Junction Livestock Auction
JUNE 17, 2019 • Patton, Mo.
Receipts: 337   Week Ago: 452       Last Year: 0

   Not enought feeders for a trend comparison, undertones $2.00-4.00 higher. Slaughter cows and bulls sold $2.00 higher; demand not estabished supply light. Supply included: 69 percent Feeder Cattle (16 percent Steers, 38 percent Heifers, 47 percent Bulls); 9 percent Slaughter Cattle (82 percent Cows, 18 percent Bulls); 22 percent Replacement Cattle (36 percent Bred Cows, 64 percent Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 14 percent.
   FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1: 293 $180.00; 323 $167.00-179.00; 422 $155.00-162.00; 465 $156.00-158.00; 620 $133.00-151.00. Medium and Large 1-2: 343 $147.00-161.00.
Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1: 268 $148.00-156.00; 329 $145.00-149.00; 379 $144.00-149.00; 434 $141.00-146.00; 482 $133.50-139.00; 521 $128.00-133.00; 577 $129.00;.
   FEEDER BULLS: Medium and Large 1-2: 572 $110.00; 658 $107.00-119.00.
   SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking 75-80 Percent Lean, $55.00-57.50, High Dressing $59.50-70.00; Boning 80-85 Percent Lean, $48.50-59.50, High Dressing, $58.00-69.50; Lean, 85-90 Percent Lean, $40.00-50.00, High Dressing $54.00.
   SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2: 1342 lbs $74.00-83.50; 1834 $82.50-93.00.
   REPLACEMENT COWS: BRED COWS – Medium and Large 2:1113 $835.00-1050.00; 1130 $1050.00; 1015 $600.00; 1182 $725.00-835.00; 1035 $635.00.
   COW-CALF PAIRS: Medium and Large 2 w/ <150 lbs calf 950 $1075.00; 1150 $850.00-900.00. ∆
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