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Jefferson City, MO   Thu Sept 13, 2018    MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News

Farmington - Farmington Livestock Auction
Feeder Cattle and Slaughter Auction for 9/12/2018

Receipts:  1349   Last Week:  782   Year ago:  1397

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold 3.00-8.00 higher.  Slaughter 
cows sold 1.00 higher and bulls not tested; Demand good and supply moderate.  
Cows made up approximately 10 percent of the run, 90 percent feeders.  Steers 
made up approximately 57 percent of the offering, 39 percent heifers with 5 
percent feeder bulls. Offerings over 600 lbs totaled around 30 percent.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 160.00-177.00; 400-500 lbs 
170.00-190.00; 500-550 lbs 162.00-181.00; 550-600 lbs 150.00-169.00; 600-700 lbs 
145.00-165.50; 700-800 lbs 140.00-153.00; few 875-900 lbs 125.00-139.50.  Medium 
and Large 1-2  few 300-400 lbs 150.00-167.00; 400-500 lbs 145.00-167.00; 500-600 
lbs 142.00-160.00.  

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 278 lbs 156.00; 300-400 lbs 150.00-
163.00; 400-500 lbs 150.00-163.00; 500-600 lbs 141.00-160.50; 600-700 lbs 
132.50-149.00; 700-800 lbs 120.00-130.50; pkg 900 lbs 114.00.  Medium and Large 
1-2  few 300-400 lbs 126.50-153.00; few 400-500 lbs 120.00-147.50; 500-550 lbs 
129.00-142.50; pkg 768 lbs 127.50.  

  Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  few 350-400 lbs 160.00-170.00; few 400-500 
lbs 145.00-163.00; few 550-600 lbs 140.00-142.50; 600-650 lbs 130.00-141.50.

  Slaughter Cows:  Pct Lean   Avg. Dressing   High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking            75-80  few   48.00-53.00   56.00-57.00
Boning              80-85        48.00-55.00   57.00-60.00
Lean                85-90  few   35.00-45.00   49.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade  1-2  few 1065-1855 lbs  Bulk 70.50-79.50.  
High Dressing 82.00-89.00.

   Stocker Cows:  Medium 2  3-4 yrs old, 700-920 lbs, 58.00-87.00.

   Replacement Cows:  Medium and Large  1-2  3-7 yrs old, 848-1190 lbs, 2nd and 
3rd stage, 900.00-1000.00 per head. 

   Cow/calf pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 3-7 yrs old, 980-1250 lbs with 
120-300 lbs calves, 925.00-1475.00 per pair.

Source: MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Farmington, MO
        Dennis Nagel, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
        24 hr State Wide Market Hotline 1-573-522-9244
         
         
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Jefferson City, MO    Thu Sep 13, 2018    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Joplin - Joplin Regional Stockyards
Cow and Bull Auction 09/12/18

Receipts:  660    Last Week:  600    Last Year:  876

   Compared to last week, Slaughter cows were steady to 1.00 higher. 
Breaking cows few 3.00 to 5.00 higher.  Slaughter bulls were steady. 
Supply was moderate.  Demand good for all classes.
 
   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing    Lo Dressing
Breaking         70-80 Few 55.00-61.50 Few 66.00-68.00   ----------- 
Boning           80-85     51.50-57.00     57.50-61.50   44.00-51.00
Lean             85-90     43.00-52.00 Few 53.00-55.00   27.50-41.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 1000-2105 lbs 80.00-86.00; Few high
dressing 90.00-92.50;  Low dressing 55.00-78.50.

Stocker and Feeder Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  2-3 yrs 725-1200 lbs
90.00-116.00; 3-6 yrs 825-1390 lbs 54.00-75.00 per cwt.

   Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 2-5 yrs, 1st-3rd stage, 1000-1300 
lbs 900.00-1100.00, Ind 5 yrs 3rd stage 1350.00. Medium and Large 2 3 yrs 
to short and solid, 1st-3rd stage, 900-1200 lbs 585.00-850.00 per head. 

   Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 5 yrs to short and solid 
1000-1300 lbs with baby to 225 lb calves 900.00-1085.00, Pkg Black 4-5 
yrs 1350 lbs with 150 lb calves 1135.00 per pair.
  
Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Joplin, MO
         Steve Gill, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market line number 1-573-522-9244
         
         
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Jefferson City, MO   Thu Sep 13, 2018    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Vienna - South Central Regional Stockyards
Feeder Cattle Auction Report for  9/12/2018

Receipts:  913     Week Ago:  197    Year Ago:  692

   Based on limited comparisons with two weeks ago, steers under 500 lbs
steady, 500-600 lbs 3.00-6.00 higher with no comparisons available over 
600 lbs. Feeder heifers under 550 lbs mostly steady with no comparisons over
550 lbs. Slaughter cows steady. Supply moderate. Near 8 percent of the offering
were cows and 24 percent of the feeders were over 600 lbs. Cattle were higher 
on the board Wednesday with feeder contracts gaining 200+ points partly due to
a lower corn trade. 
 
   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 182.00-195.00; 500-600 lbs
174.00-186.00; 600-700 lbs 164.00-178.75, several calves 146.50-161.00; small 
package 765 lbs 148.00; small package 815 lbs 148.00. Medium and Large 1-2  300-
400 lbs 172.00-201.00; 400-500 lbs 171.00-181.00; 500-600 lbs 164.00-178.00;
600-700 lbs 148.00-159.00; package 710 lbs 151.00.  

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1  300-350 lbs 156.00-165.00; 400-500 lbs
151.00-157.00; 500-600 lbs 142.00-155.00, several fleshy 136.50-137.50; 600-
700 lbs 140.25-143.25, few calves 121.00-141.00. Medium and Large 1-2  400-
500 lbs 146.00-156.00; 500-600 lbs 138.00-148.00, small package full 590 lbs
136.00; 600-650 lbs 134.00-136.00. Medium and Large 2  450-520 lbs 134.00-
141.00. Medium 1-2  300-450 lbs 141.00-146.00. 

   Feeder bulls: Medium and Large 1-2  400-450 lbs 167.00-175.50; 500-550 lbs
146.00-161.50. 

   Slaughter Cows:
                Percent lean  Avg Dressing    High dressing   Low dressing
Breaking           75-80      50.00-53.00     55.00
Boning             80-85      49.00-53.00     55.00-56.00
Lean               85-90      42.00-49.00                     34.00-40.00

   Slaughter bulls: YG 1-2  1350-1900 lbs few 75.75-77.25.

   Replacement cows: Few Medium and Large 1-2, 4 years to short and solid, 
1100-1375 lbs, second to third stage 950.00-1175.00 per head. 

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Vienna, MO
         Duane Robertson, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 hour recorded report 573-522-9244
         
         
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Jefferson City, MO    Thu Sep 13, 2018    MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News

West Plains - Ozarks Regional Stockyard
Cow and Bull Auction Report for 09/12/2018

Receipts:  966    Last Week:  614    Year Ago:  808

***Special Sale-Saturday, Sept 15 - 1500 hd Expected - 12:30 PM Sheep - 
1:00 P.M. Cows - Consignment includes 200 hd Sheep and a 450 Head Beef 
Herd Sell Out - Mostly Black 2-4 yr old Cows with 175 Pairs***

   Compared to last week, slaughter cows and bulls traded steady.  
Demand was good on a heavy supply of slaughter cows, a moderate supply
of replacement cows and a light supply of slaughter bulls and pairs. 
The supply consisted of 50 percent slaughter cows, 25 percent bred 
cows, 5 percent cow/calf pairs, 5 percent slaughter bulls, 7 percent 
stocker/feeder cows and 9 percent calves.  

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Average Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking 70-80         53.50-57.00        58.00-65.00      51.00-53.00
Boning   80-85         53.00-57.50        57.00-63.00      50.00-52.50
Lean     85-90         45.00-54.50        54.50-58.00      38.00-44.00
                   
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2  1100-2075 lbs average dressing 
77.50-87.00 per cwt, high dressing 86.00-92.00, outstanding individual
100.00, low dressing 72.00-77.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-7 yr old 929-1405 lb cows in the
2nd-3rd stage 1050.00-1450.00 per head, 1st stage 900.00-1100.00 per 
head; Short-solid mouth 1165-1251 lb cows in the 1st-3rd stage 825.00-
900.00 per head.  Medium and Large 2  2-6 yr old 771-1310 lb cows 
mostly in the 1st-2nd stage 675.00-950.00 per head; Seven yrs to broken
mouth 940-1175 lb cows in the 1st-3rd stage 600.00-825.00 per head. 
Medium 1-2  3-6 yr old 956-1120 lb cows in the 2nd-3rd stage 875.00-
1050.00 per head.

   Stocker and Feeder Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  Open or unchecked 
cows and heiferettes, 18 to 24 months old 757-1080 lb heifers 107.00-
132.00 per cwt; 2-3 yr old 735-955 lb heifers 80.00-105.00 per cwt;
4-7 yr old 705-1345 lb cows 52.50-79.00 per cwt.

   Cow-Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  4-7 yr old 1035-1308 lb cows
with 150-300 lb calves 1300.00-1450.00 per pair; Short-solid to broken 
mouth 1070-1100 lb cows with 100-150 lb calves 975.00-1150.00 per pair.
Medium and Large 2  4-6 yr old 815-1105 lb cows with 150-250 lb calves 
900.00-1200.00 per pair; Short-solid to broken mouth 1070-1100 lb cows
with 100-150 lb calves 750.00-850.00 per pair.  

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, West Plains, MO
         Dan Hill, Market Reporter   573-751-5618
         State Wide Market Hotline   575-522-9244

     
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Jefferson City, MO    Wed  Sep  12,  2018    USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News

 Springfield Livestock Marketing Center - Springfield, MO
 Livestock Auction Report for 9/12/2018



 AUCTION                          Receipts           Week Ago             Year Ago
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 Total Receipts:                  1,498                   860              1,980
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 Feeder Cattle:                   1,498(100%)             860(100%)        1,980(100%)
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    Compared to last week, steer calves under 500 lbs had few comparisons
 last week, undertone higher, steer calves over 500 lbs, heifer calves and
 yearlings steady.  No recent test of Holsteins for a price comparison.
 Demand moderate to good, supply moderate.  Feeder cattle supply included
 26 percent Steers, 10 percent Dairy Steers, 43 percent Heifers, and  21
 percent Bulls. Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 28 percent.



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 FEEDER CATTLE
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    Feeder Steers(Per CWT):  Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs 184.00-210.00; 400-
 500 lbs 177.00-185.00, 493 lbs Fleshy 159.00; 500-600 lbs 160.50-172.50, 579 lbs
 Fleshy 153.50; 600-700 lbs 157.00-163.50, 637 lbs Calves 154.50; 724 lbs 151.50,
 720 lbs Fleshy 145.00; 814 lbs Fleshy 143.00; 977 lbs 130.00. Medium and Large 1
 -2 228 lbs 218.00; 300-400 lbs 160.00-181.00; 400-500 lbs 157.00-174.50; 500-600
 lbs 157.00-158.00, 506 lbs Value Added 174.50; 600-700 lbs 148.00-151.50; 809
 lbs 142.00. Medium and Large 2 400-500 lbs 150.00. Medium and Large 2-3 465 lbs
 160.00; 638 lbs 139.00. Large 1 389 lbs 159.00. Medium 3 600-700 lbs 126.50-
 130.00.

    Feeder Dairy Steers(Per CWT):  Large 3 300-400 lbs 86.00-91.00; 400-500 lbs
 89.00-93.00; 500-600 lbs 82.00-93.50; 600-700 lbs 75.00-80.00; 753 lbs 75.00;
 830 lbs 75.00; 1012 lbs 65.00; 1222 lbs 62.00. Medium 3-4 513 lbs 70.00.

    Feeder Heifers(Per CWT):  Medium and Large 1 200-300 lbs 167.00-171.00; 300-
 400 lbs 150.00-162.00; 400-500 lbs 145.50-159.00; 500-600 lbs 141.00-145.50;
 600-700 lbs 138.50-145.50; 703 lbs 140.00; 800-900 lbs 120.50-129.50. Medium and
 Large 1-2 200-300 lbs 150.00-154.00, 264 lbs Thin Fleshed 155.00; 300-400 lbs
 130.00-147.00; 400-500 lbs 135.00-147.00; 500-600 lbs 138.00-145.50; 600-700 lbs
 135.00-139.00; 801 lbs 132.00. Medium and Large 2 378 lbs 138.00; 400-500 lbs
 139.00; 623 lbs 128.00; 745 lbs 122.00. Large 1 444 lbs 135.00; 717 lbs 137.00;
 927 lbs 115.00. Large 1-2 631 lbs 139.00.

    Feeder Bulls(Per CWT):  Medium and Large 1 400-500 lbs 161.00-182.00; 500-
 600 lbs 148.00-160.00; 628 lbs 146.00; 700-800 lbs 124.00-133.00. Medium and
 Large 1-2 300-400 lbs 165.50-184.00; 400-500 lbs 149.00-162.50; 500-600 lbs
 142.00-157.00; 600-700 lbs 132.50-148.00, 602 lbs Calves 144.00. Medium and
 Large 2 345 lbs 160.00. Large 1 543 lbs 141.00. Large 1-2 408 lbs 154.00; 713
 lbs 129.00. Medium 2-3 312 lbs Thin Fleshed 150.00.


 Please Note:
 The above USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and
 grades of livestock offered for sale.  There may be instances where some sales
 do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in
 the report.  Prices are reported on an FOB basis, unless otherwise noted.

 Source:  USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Rick Huffman, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         
         
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Jefferson City, MO    Wed  Sep  12,  2018    USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News

 Windsor Livestock Auction - Windsor, MO
 Livestock Auction Report for 9/12/2018



 AUCTION                          Receipts           Week Ago      Year Ago
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 Total Receipts:                  1,248                   890          0
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 Feeder Cattle:                   1,158(93%)              760(85%)     0(0%)
 Slaughter Cattle:                   15(1%)               120(13%)     0(0%)
 Replacement Cattle:                 75(6%)                10(1%)      0(0%)
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    Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold mostly steady with
 spots 3.00-5.00 higher on 600-750 lb heifers and steers over 700 lbs.
 Demand was good to very good for both calves and yearlings as cattle
 futures posted impressive gains on Wednesday on top of an already strong
 market. The next several days are forecast as warm and dry which should
 get corn harvest into full swing. Supply was moderate. Slaughter cows sold
 1.00-3.00 higher.  Feeder cattle supply included 52 percent Steers, 1
 percent Dairy Steers, 42 percent Heifers, and  5 percent Bulls. Feeder
 cattle supply over 600 lbs was 54 percent.


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 FEEDER CATTLE
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    Feeder Steers(Per CWT):  Medium and Large 1 400-500 lbs 181.00-193.00; 
    500-600 lbs 170.00-183.00; 600-700 lbs 157.00-170.00; 700-800 lbs 
    154.50-164.00, 725 lbs Fleshy 150.50; 800-900 lbs 145.00-152.75. Medium and 
    Large 1-2 376 lbs 181.00; 474 lbs 177.00; 500-600 lbs 168.00-175.00; 
    600-700 lbs 149.00-164.00. Large 1 500-600 lbs 164.00-170.00; 815 lbs 156.50. 
    Medium 1-2 773 lbs 138.00;
 875 lbs 132.00.

    Feeder Dairy Steers(Per CWT):  Large 3 543 lbs 79.00.

    Feeder Heifers(Per CWT):  Medium and Large 1 372 lbs 184.00; 400-500 lbs
 157.00-177.00; 500-600 lbs 156.00-164.75; 600-700 lbs 151.00-163.00; 700-800 lbs
  145.50-156.00. Medium and Large 1-2 300-400 lbs 167.00-170.00; 400-500 lbs 
  152.00-173.00, 406 lbs Thin Fleshed 176.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-157.00, 569 lbs 
  Fleshy 137.00; 600-700 lbs 146.50-149.00; 727 lbs 139.00; 817 lbs 127.00. 
  Medium and Large 2 700-800 lbs 132.00. Medium 1 642 lbs 130.00. 
  Medium 1-2 840 lbs 116.00.

    Feeder Bulls(Per CWT):  Medium and Large 1 489 lbs 175.00; 500-600 lbs
 160.00-171.00; 601 lbs 154.00. Medium and Large 1-2 500-600 lbs 155.00-164.00; 
 600-700 lbs 138.00-143.00; 800-900 lbs 125.00. Large 1 630 lbs 140.00.


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 SLAUGHTER CATTLE
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    Breaker 75-80%  (Per Cwt) 1110-1750 lbs 54.00-60.00 Average Dressing; 
    62.50-64.00 High Dressing.
    Boner 80-85%  (Per Cwt) 950-1285 lbs 54.00-60.00 Average Dressing; 58.00-
 64.00 High Dressing; 44.00-51.50 Low Dressing.
    Lean 85-90%  (Per Cwt) 780-1165 lbs 48.50-55.00 Average Dressing; 40.00-
 42.00 Low Dressing.

 Slaughter Bulls: YG 1-2 1530-2110 lbs 78.00-83.50 Average Dressing; 
 83.00 High Dressing; 73.00 Low Dressing.

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 REPLACEMENT CATTLE
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    Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  2-8 yrs. 868-1365 lbs 2nd-3rd stage 
    1010.00-1300.00 per head.

    Cow-Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2  5-8 yrs. 1150-1350 lbs with 150-300 lb 
    calves 1180.00-1425.00 per pair.


 Please Note:
 The above USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and 
 grades of livestock offered for sale.  There may be instances where some sales 
 do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in 
 the report.  Prices are reported on an FOB basis, unless otherwise noted.


 Source:  USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Daniel Trickey, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244

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