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Jefferson City, MO    Tue Dec 11, 2018    MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News
 
Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/10/2018
 
Receipts:  1887    Last Week:  2901    Year Ago:  2011
 
   Compared to last week, steer calves under 550 lbs sold with a firm to
higher undertone compared to last week's light test, 550-600 lbs sold 
steady, with 600-700 lbs trading unevenly steady on comparable sales, 
700-750 lbs sold firm to 3.00 higher, over 750 lbs not well tested.  
Feeder heifers weighing 400-600 lbs sold steady to firm with weights over 
600 lbs lightly tested.  Slaughter cows sold mostly steady.  Demand was 
moderate on a moderate supply of mostly calves weighing 450-700 lbs.  
Offerings of 600-700 lb steer and heifer calves were much lighter than 
last week. Slaughter cows accounted for near 16 percent of the total 
receipts.  Feeder supply consisted of 48 percent steers, 7 percent feeder 
bulls, 45 percent heifers and 41 percent weighing over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      373       373       185.00         185.00

    5      438       438       176.00         176.00
   18    488-494     492    168.00-178.00     171.40

   34    513-535     528    159.00-166.00     163.50
   19    558-592     586    153.00-157.50     153.66

   30    600-643     630    149.00-150.50     149.73
    6      633       633       144.50         144.50   Fleshy
   54    665-671     670    148.00-150.00     149.74
    4      693       693       140.00         140.00   Calves

   28    711-747     720    144.00-151.50     149.55   Calves
    7      726       726       140.00         140.00   Fleshy

   34      808       808       146.00         146.00
    6      830       830       133.00         133.00   Calves

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    330-346     341    178.00-179.00     178.68
   17    362-395     374    158.00-170.00     165.83
   30    400-435     417    161.50-170.00     166.65
   24    450-493     470    158.00-168.00     163.38
   18    513-540     527    148.00-157.00     151.98
    4      530       530       140.50         140.50   Fleshy
   16    555-592     571    142.25-150.00     146.29
   26    612-638     628    145.00-148.00     145.93
   10    650-688     666    136.25-141.50     138.79
    3      705       705       135.25         135.25   Fleshy

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    511-533     526    138.00-143.00     140.38
   15    613-645     631    120.00-135.00     126.67
    8    716-737     724    125.00-133.50     130.25
    3      763       763       127.25         127.25
    4      818       818       133.00         133.00

                      Feeder Steers Medium 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      502       502       119.00         119.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    403-440     423    153.00-167.00     159.17
   18    455-488     478    152.00-156.00     154.72

   37    500-545     527    143.00-152.00     147.60
   22    559-565     563    138.00-145.00     142.05
   25    561-582     574    130.00-136.25     134.16   Fleshy

   27    602-605     603    133.75-135.75     134.42   Calves
   74      684       684       139.25         139.25
   10    653-657     654    132.50-133.00     132.65   Calves

    8      704       704       133.50         133.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    300-338     324    145.00-151.00     146.89
    4    390-398     394       141.00         141.00
   13    400-448     427    144.00-152.00     146.48
   23    455-496     470    139.50-146.00     143.93
   27    500-548     530    134.00-144.00     138.62
   14    550-571     565    132.00-138.00     134.27
   12    557-579     573    125.50-128.00     126.58   Fleshy
   14    615-642     626    128.00-132.00     130.47
    8    653-688     670    121.00-125.00     122.91   Fleshy
    9      750       750       128.50         128.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    303-348     330    130.00-136.00     132.10
    3      360       360       124.00         124.00   Fleshy
   10    450-479     462    135.00-137.00     136.17
    3      542       542       133.00         133.00
    3      598       598       130.50         130.50
    3      618       618       132.25         132.25

                    Feeder Heifers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      541       541       110.00         110.00   Fleshy

                     Feeder Heifers Medium 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      400       400       111.00         111.00
    4      460       460       109.00         109.00
    7      516       516       111.00         111.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    373-393     385    154.50-161.00     158.48
   10    433-438     436    148.00-155.00     150.08
   13    458-478     463    145.00-158.50     152.23
    4      495       495       137.00         137.00   Fleshy
   11    515-540     527    136.50-143.00     141.24
   12    552-568     564    132.00-138.00     135.52
    9      600       600       122.00         122.00
    6    665-690     678    117.00-118.50     117.76
    3      727       727       117.00         117.00


   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80         48.00-52.00       52.00-57.50      37.00-44.00   
                                     
Boners    80-85         46.00-51.00       51.00-54.00      37.50-44.00  
                                     
Lean      80-85         43.50-48.00       48.00-50.00      35.00-42.50 
                                                    thin   32.00-34.00     
  Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                    
1250-1950 lbs          68.00-73.00                         62.00-66.00      
                                                   Thin    58.00-59.00

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Kingdom City, MO
         Greg Harrison, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         
         
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Jefferson City, MO    Tue Dec 11, 2018    MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News
 
Patton- Patton Junction Livestock Auction
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/10/2018
 
Receipts:  1159    Last Week:  857    Year Ago:  767
 
   Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold uneven, from 10.00 lower 
to 11.00 higher.  Slaughter cows sold 5.00 lower, bulls sold 7.00 lower; 
Supply moderate.  Cows made up approximately 11 percent of 
the run, 89 percent feeders.  Steers made up approximately 29 percent of the 
offering, 47 percent heifers with 24 percent feeder bulls.  Offerings over
600 lbs totaled around 26 percent.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      285       285       186.00         186.00

   12    305-348     339    169.00-182.00     172.55
   32    357-399     380    167.00-182.50     176.72

   28    408-440     425    152.00-169.00     159.67
   15    465-495     480    140.00-153.00     148.56

   22    502-538     514    140.00-154.00     146.56
   33    559-590     572    138.00-152.50     145.28

   25    600-630     608    132.50-142.50     138.48
   20    669-690     674    130.00-139.00     132.81

   16    708-735     717    125.00-142.00     136.19
    8    765-785     769    127.00-137.00     131.63

    4      810       810       134.00         134.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    260-285     276    134.00-155.00     141.17
    6    362-390     376    136.00-162.00     149.48
    7    418-435     423    142.00-148.00     146.97
    9    465-495     475    137.00-146.00     143.26
    6    558-580     565    125.00-136.00     128.79
    5    600-635     615    121.00-131.00     126.59

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    255-285     263    128.00-145.00     134.51

   18    305-344     330    147.00-162.00     154.88
   42    350-398     374    141.00-158.00     149.48

   29    400-440     417    136.00-151.00     144.97
   46    450-495     471    125.00-145.00     132.88

   72    502-545     526    124.00-134.00     128.09
   22    552-585     570    121.00-131.00     125.04
   41    605-649     632    120.00-126.00     122.81
   18    709-735     715    115.00-126.50     123.35

   14    760-782     766    110.00-119.50     117.10

    3      815       815       114.00         114.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      298       298       126.00         126.00
    9    350-395     375    125.00-140.00     132.41
   22    418-449     437    121.00-133.00     126.38
   20    462-495     477    118.00-129.00     124.07
   17    505-523     514    115.00-125.00     118.53
   21    555-595     573    115.00-125.00     118.61
   13    605-640     615    110.00-118.00     111.83
    3      713       713       102.00         102.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   20    402-445     430    144.00-158.00     148.61
   25    450-497     473    131.00-155.00     143.71
   35    510-548     526    125.00-140.00     135.00
   27    550-590     571    125.00-142.00     133.47
   29    600-637     623    125.00-135.00     132.36
   19    650-677     667    115.00-131.00     122.20
    6    700-725     712    118.00-119.00     118.51
    8      750       750       111.00         111.00
    3      883       883       105.00         105.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    368-395     377    127.00-144.00     134.81
    6    423-433     428    120.00-131.00     125.56
   16    450-495     472    120.00-132.00     125.62
    4    570-585     574    110.00-128.00     114.59
    6    735-743     739    101.00-113.00     106.97

Slaughter Cows:  
            %Lean    Wt. Range   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Prem White  65-75%   Scarce:
Breaker     75-80%   1320-1795  29.00-35.00     40.00-50.50 
Boner       80-85%    880-1435  31.50-35.50     41.00-46.50 
Lean        85-90%    705-1070  23.00-28.00     30.50-35.00 

Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1555-1850 lbs. 52.50-58.00, High Dressing 
61.00-66.50. 

Replacement Cattle: Scarce:

Bred Cows (per head) Medium and Large 2  4-7 yrs old, 705-1365 lbs, 2nd and 3rd 
stage, 580.00-850.00 per head.

Cow-Calf Pairs:  (Per Pair) Medium and Large 2  very few  5 yrs old to short and 
solid, w/140-290 lbs calf, 810-1160 lbs 600.00-790.00.  

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:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Patton, MO
         Dennis Nagel, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         
         
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Jefferson City, MO    Tue Dec 11, 2018    MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News
 
Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/10/2018
 
Receipts:  968    Last Week:  1019    Year Ago:  886
 
   Compared to last week, Feeder steers under 500 lbs no recent price 
comparison, the undertone was higher, 500-700 lbs steady to 3.00 
higher, Over 700 lbs unevenly steady. Feeder heifers under 600 
lbs steady to 6.00 higher, Over 600 lbs unevenly steady. Demand good. 
Supply heavy, the feeder offering consisted of 44 percent steers and 
bulls,34 percent heifers and 68 percent feeders over 600 lbs. Cows 
and bulls consisted of 22 percent of the total offering. Slaughter 
cows 3.00 to 6.00 lower.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    338-345     342    179.00-187.00     183.04
    4      359       359       179.00         179.00
    
   11    500-548     522    150.00-164.50     158.30
    8    553-590     579    149.00-155.00     152.34

   14    610-645     636    145.00-148.00     146.06
   13    650-695     673    136.00-144.50     139.69

   27    708-726     720    134.00-136.50     134.18
   34    763-785     771    132.00-134.00     133.29

   85    811-847     833    132.00-143.00     141.09
   10      889       889       130.00         130.00

    6     1012      1012       110.75         110.75

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      495       495       153.00         153.00
    3    533-540     535    143.00-146.00     144.01
    3      550       550    140.00-144.00     141.33
    5      641       641       140.00         140.00
    2      845       845       124.00         124.00

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      567       567       144.00         144.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      348       348       161.00         161.00
    7    355-390     376    142.00-156.00     149.67
    6      372       372       169.00         169.00   Thin Fleshed

   17    405-448     434    144.00-156.00     148.99
   21    450-495     479    132.50-147.00     140.06

    2      505       505       136.00         136.00
   13    556-558     557    128.00-136.50     132.89

   25    602-649     625    122.00-125.75     123.86
   18    653-676     666    120.00-125.00     122.59

   13    720-743     733    120.00-124.00     122.30
   60    756-785     765    132.60-134.75     133.30   Fancy

    2      808       808       122.00         122.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    450-498     485    123.00-130.00     127.36
    6    528-538     532    128.00-129.50     128.50
   17    553-594     577    120.00-125.00     123.06
    5    620-630     625    116.00-120.00     119.21
   25    662-697     677    115.00-123.00     116.61
    2      758       758       120.00         120.00

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      500       500       124.00         124.00
    3      658       658       118.00         118.00
    2      810       810       114.00         114.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      390       390       164.00         164.00
    2      425       425       151.00         151.00
    8      401       401       181.00         181.00   Thin Fleshed
   25    450-490     478    146.00-149.00     147.66
    2      538       538       144.00         144.00
    2      585       585       134.00         134.00
    6    600-643     619    130.00-137.00     132.64
   20    675-698     693    119.00-129.00     126.10
    3      755       755       123.00         123.00
   15      876       876       109.50         109.50

Slaughter Cows: 
     Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Breaking    70-80 Few 35.00-41.00  -------------   ------------
Boning      80-85     36.00-42.00  -------------    29.00-35.00 
Lean        85-90     35.00-41.50  -------------    26.00-34.00
                                               Thin 10.00-24.00

Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1100-1935 lbs 62.50-65.00, Low 
Dressing 45.00-56.00, Thin 12.00-18.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2 yrs to short and solid 975-1520 lbs
2nd to 3rd stage 800.00-1025.00. Medium and Large 2 5 yrs to broken 
mouth 1300-1520 lbs 525.00-775.00. 

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, MO
         Steve Gill, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         
         
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Jefferson City, MO    Tue Dec 11, 2018    MO Dept. of Ag-USDA Market News

Springfield - Springfield Livestock Marketing Center
Cow and Bull Auction 12/10/18

Receipts:  459    Last Week:  603    Last Year:  402

   Compared to last Monday, slaughter cows sold 1.00-3.00 lower and
slaughter bulls sold 2.00-4.00 lower. There was a light to moderate
supply of bred cows and a light supply of cow/calf pairs. Supply was
moderate and demand light for slaughter classes.

***Note: SLMC will hold their next replacement cow and bull sale this
Saturday December 15th beginning at 5:00 pm. expecting 600 head.***

   Slaughter Cows:
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      41.50-50.00     50.00-59.50      35.00-42.50
Boning       80-85      37.50-44.50     45.00-51.00      30.00-38.00
Lean         85-90      31.00-36.00     35.00-39.50      22.00-31.00
                                                   Light 14.00-21.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1370-2140 lbs average dressing
64.00-68.50; high dressing 68.00-69.50; low dressing 60.00-64.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 1/2-3 yrs 720-1225 lbs
90.00-110.00, black indiv. 126.00; 3-7 yrs 940-1215 lbs most 43.00-54.00,
black 940 lb indiv. 74.00.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-6 yrs 2nd and 3rd stage 955-
1335 lbs 800.00-900.00, 1st stage 1140-1375 lbs 750.00-825.00, pkg. 2 yrs
930 lb heifers 1000.00; 7 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage
1095-1308 lbs 600.00-750.00, 1st stage 1255-1320 lbs 535.00-610.00;
broken mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 1090-1320 lbs 500.00-635.00. Large 1-2
6 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 1390-1685 lbs 685.00-
900.00. Medium and Large 2  5-6 yrs 1st stage 985-1315 lbs 575.00-
700.00; short and solid mouth 1st stage 1165 lb indiv. 400.00. Medium 1-2
2-5 yrs few 2nd and 3rd stage 730-1025 lbs 575.00-725.00, 1st stage 845-
1050 lbs 500.00-585.00 per head.

  Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs pkg. 950 lb cows w/babies
to 180 lb calves 1325.00; short and solid mouth 1200-1350 lb cows
w/babies 375 lb calves 900.00-1100.00. Large 1-2  short and solid mouth
1475 lb cow w/350 lb calf 1075.00. Medium 1-2  3-6 yrs 750-1055 lb cows
w/145-280 lb calves and a few rebred 1000.00-1100.00 per pair.

Source:  Missouri Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Springfield, MO
         Don Kleiboeker Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market line number 1-573-522-9244
        
        
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Jefferson City, MO    Mon  Dec  10,  2018    USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News

 Joplin Regional Stockyards - Carthage, MO
 Livestock Weighted Average Report for 12/10/2018



 AUCTION                         Receipts           Week Ago              Year Ago
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 Total Receipts:                  4,893                 9,672             4,476
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 Feeder Cattle:                   4,893(100%)           9,672(100%)       4,476(100%)
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 ***CLOSE***
   Compared to last week, steer calves under 500 lbs steady to 5.00 higher,
 steers 500 to 700 lbs and heifers under 700 lbs steady, heavier weighs weak to
 3.00 lower.  Demand moderate to good, supply moderate.  Packers continue to
 harvest record numbers helping to keep fat cattle current and making room in
 feedlots for new arrivals.  Feeder cattle supply included 55 percent Steers,
 37 percent Heifers, and  8 percent Bulls. Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs
 was 39 percent.



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 FEEDER CATTLE
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 STEERS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
  16       330-331       330     195.00-196.00    195.69  Thin Fleshed
   8       382-391       386     190.00-192.00    191.01
  66       400-448       435     171.00-188.00    182.27
  86       460-491       478     155.00-185.00    172.16
  58       500-546       535     152.00-177.00    160.58
  22       541-545       544     146.00-147.00    146.23  Fleshy
  235      550-595       572     136.00-163.00    149.61
  133      608-644       630     140.00-145.00    142.88
  24       601-638       626     141.50-142.00    141.66  Calves
  147      652-694       668     138.00-148.00    143.86
  103      651-690       677     127.00-140.50    138.22  Calves
  19       662-698       684     135.00-138.00    136.07  Fleshy
  84       701-736       709     139.00-142.50    140.85
   7         710         710        130.00        130.00  Calves
   6         700         700        137.50        137.50  Fleshy
  80       751-784       772     136.00-144.00    141.83
  35       805-834       818     137.50-143.00    140.44
  20         806         806        137.25        137.25  Calves
  10         941         941        139.00        139.00

 STEERS - Medium and Large 1-2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)

 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
  644         3           3         120.00        120.00  Calves
   5         201         201        165.00        165.00  Thin Fleshed
   4         295         295        180.00        180.00
   8         280         280        160.00        160.00  Thin Fleshed
   4         375         375        157.50        157.50
  19       378-385       381     170.00-177.50    173.91  Thin Fleshed
  33       420-441       432     150.00-160.00    157.88
   9         403         403        180.00        180.00  Thin Fleshed
  83       466-496       486     140.00-158.00    151.18
   8       457-461       459     162.00-167.00    164.49  Thin Fleshed
  71       507-548       533     136.00-145.00    139.78
  62       551-590       570     132.00-145.00    138.24
  121      600-638       621     136.00-142.00    138.88
  37       603-638       625     128.00-138.00    133.79  Calves
   6         600         600        138.00        138.00  Fleshy
  19       656-677       665     134.00-138.50    136.77
   9         691         691        128.50        128.50  Fleshy
  23       706-742       728     135.00-140.00    137.38
   3         723         723        132.00        132.00  Calves
  24       786-790       788     136.50-137.00    136.71
  17       828-842       831     131.00-135.50    133.53

 STEERS - Medium and Large 2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   5         573         573        132.00        132.00
  10         688         688        132.50        132.50
   7         752         752        134.00        134.00

 STEERS - Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   5         675         675        133.00        133.00
   4         990         990        129.00        129.00
   9         1126       1126        115.00        115.00

 STEERS - Large 1-2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
  38         1101       1101        120.50        120.50

 STEERS - Medium 1-2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   4         815         815        107.50        107.50

 HEIFERS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)

 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   4         392         392        144.00        144.00
  44       423-449       434     138.00-151.00    144.70
  86       463-494       475     131.00-147.00    139.29
  158      500-544       522     130.00-142.00    135.54
  28       521-535       528     125.00-127.00    125.99  Fleshy
  238      555-599       571     128.00-145.00    133.48
  18       554-591       578     121.00-126.00    122.33  Fleshy
  86       600-640       612     126.00-145.00    137.27
  94       612-641       621     124.00-129.00    126.81  Calves
  58       665-693       673     126.00-133.00    131.30
  17       655-682       670     123.00-127.00    124.40  Calves
   6         698         698        123.00        123.00  Fleshy
  62       703-745       724     127.00-138.00    130.95
  14         712         712        121.00        121.00  Fleshy
  83       750-787       762     127.00-140.00    134.17
  21         776         776        127.00        127.00  Calves
   6         810         810        136.00        136.00

 HEIFERS - Medium and Large 1-2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   7         217         217        132.50        132.50  Thin Fleshed
   4         267         267        137.50        137.50  Thin Fleshed
  24       305-343       324     140.00-142.00    140.73
  12         317         317        143.00        143.00  Thin Fleshed
  41       368-395       377     136.00-140.00    137.78
  13       395-397       396     136.00-147.00    141.94  Thin Fleshed
  79       412-449       433     125.00-134.00    128.47
  59       451-499       484     123.00-132.00    128.64
  10         475         475        132.00        132.00  Thin Fleshed
  94       502-536       511     119.00-135.00    124.63
  100      550-595       565     120.00-131.00    125.28
  26       615-645       625     120.00-132.00    129.33
   5         610         610        123.00        123.00  Calves
  50       657-688       663     122.00-133.00    128.41
  10         690         690        122.00        122.00  Calves
  27       701-740       728     122.00-128.00    123.83
   9         786         786        115.00        115.00
  18       846-848       846     121.00-138.00    133.27

 HEIFERS - Medium and Large 2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   3         433         433        122.00        122.00
   9         421         421        121.00        121.00  Thin Fleshed
   6         542         542        120.00        120.00
  12         623         623        118.00        118.00  Calves

 HEIFERS - Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   4         1032       1032         89.00         89.00

 HEIFERS - Medium 1-2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   3         568         568        124.00        124.00  Yearlings

 BULLS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)

 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   7       283-298       291     200.00-210.00    205.84
  14       367-395       375     160.00-190.00    173.08
   5       420-447       431     177.00-180.00    178.76
  14       467-485       473     142.00-155.00    148.62
  18       511-548       541        145.00        145.00
   9       586-587       586     131.00-138.00    134.11
   5         604         604        133.00        133.00
  32       600-636       612     124.00-130.00    127.23  Calves
   8         672         672        124.00        124.00
  14         695         695        129.00        129.00  Calves
   7         712         712        127.00        127.00

 BULLS - Medium and Large 1-2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   9         297         297        200.00        200.00
  25       355-371       360     172.00-180.00    174.17
  29         438         438        158.00        158.00
  41       485-497       494     137.00-152.00    140.70
  16       517-548       535        135.00        135.00
  37       563-574       571     127.00-132.00    128.06
   4         597         597        135.00        135.00  Thin Fleshed
  29       634-640       636     122.50-130.00    125.69  Calves
  12       676-690       680     120.00-128.00    122.70
   9       711-732       720     120.00-122.00    120.90
   8         700         700        122.00        122.00  Calves
   5         818         818        103.00        103.00
  17         851         851        110.00        110.00

 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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St Joseph, MO    Mon  Dec  10,  2018    USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News

 St Joseph Stockyards - St Joseph, MO
 Livestock Weighted Average Report for 12/10/2018



 AUCTION                         Receipts           Week Ago              Year Ago
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 Total Receipts:                    434                   213               357
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 Slaughter Cattle:                  245(56%)              128(60%)          290(81%)
 Replacement Cattle:                189(44%)               85(40%)           67(19%)
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 Compared to last week, slaughter cows were mixed with a mostly lower undertone
 noted.  Slaughter bulls sold 3.00 higher.  Trade active, buyer demand light.

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 SLAUGHTER CATTLE
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 COWS - Breaker 75-80%  (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price Dressing
  15      1360-1748     1575      54.00-64.00      60.96    Average
   1         1615       1615         66.00         66.00       High
   2      1510-1730     1620      48.00-51.00      49.40        Low

 COWS - Boner 80-85%  (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price Dressing
  22      1115-1525     1325      40.00-55.00      47.38    Average
  16      1340-1590     1455      56.00-66.00      58.23       High
  34      1090-1485     1302      32.00-39.00      36.79        Low

 COWS - Lean 85-90%  (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price Dressing
  48       975-1545     1178      33.00-41.00      36.20    Average
  27       820-1415     1155      20.00-35.00      30.25        Low
  15       730-1290     1065      10.00-20.00      15.57   Very Low

 BULLS -  1-2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price Dressing
  14      1555-2410     1880      65.00-72.00      68.60    Average
   3      1550-2115     1891      50.00-62.00      57.00        Low

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 REPLACEMENT CATTLE
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 STOCK COWS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
   Age    Stage  Head     Wt Range     Avg Wt    Price Range    Avg Price
   2-4      O     13      905-1250      1071     79.00-108.50      96.51

 STOCK COWS - Medium and Large 1-2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)

   Age    Stage  Head     Wt Range     Avg Wt    Price Range    Avg Price
   2-8      O     54      835-1880      1341     51.00-73.00       57.68
    >5      O     49      935-1585      1276     35.00-52.00       42.28

 BRED COWS - Medium and Large 1-2 (Per Head / Actual Wt)
   Age    Stage  Head     Wt Range     Avg Wt    Price Range    Avg Price
   2-4    T2-3     6      1020-1410     1116    960.00-1175.00   1069.10
   5-8    T1-3    22      1130-1381     1265    900.00-1050.00    972.15
    >5     T2      6      995-1400      1281    635.00-800.00     729.91
    >8    T2-3    11      1253-1262     1257        650.00        650.00

 COW-CALF PAIRS - Medium and Large 1-2 w/ <150 lbs calf (Per Family / Estimate Wt)
   Age    Stage  Head     Wt Range     Avg Wt    Price Range    Avg Price
   5-8      O      6      1192-1283     1252   1025.00-1160.00   1070.00
    >8      O      4      1207-1345     1248    650.00-800.00     708.75

 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.

 Explanatory Notes:
 Stage (Cattle) - Represents pregnancy stage (O = open; T1 = 1st Trimester, 1
 to 3 months; T1-2 = 1st/2nd trimester, 1 to 6 months; T2 = 2nd Trimester, 4 to
 6 months; T2-3 = 2nd/3rd Trimester, 4 to 9 months; T3 = 3rd Trimester, 7 to 9
 months; T1-3 = all trimesters, 1 to 9 months; E = Exposed; B = Bred)

 Age - Numerical representation of age in years.

 Source:  USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News Service
         LINDSAY BRUNET, Market Reporter, (816) 676-7000
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244

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