Missouri Dairy Business Update  
Volume 6, Number 8
August 2006

Dairy Heifer Prices

Check the Heifers web page on the Missouri Dairymen's Resource Guide for the latest heifer prices in Missouri and around the country. An excel spreadsheet listing historical prices for dairy heifers by weight range at the Mammoth Cave Kentucky Dairy Sale is available as a free download at the website.

Here is information on the latest monthly Missouri dairy sale.

Norwood, Missouri
on August 10, 2006
Price per Head
Springer heifers
$1,400 to $1,950
  Jerseys
$1,500 to $1,600
  Crossbreds
$1,400 to $1,750
Heifers bred 4 to 6 months
$1,550 to $1,910
  Crossbreds
$1,325 to $1,700
Shortbred heifers
$1,125 to $1,710
Open heifers (500 to 700 lbs) 
$1,050 to $1,235
Source: Norwood Sale

Springfield, Missouri
August 23, 2006

Price per Head
Springer heifers
$1600 to $1900
  Crossbreds
$1300 to $1675
Heifers bred 4 to 6 months
$1540 to $1860
  Crossbreds
$1500 to $1685
Shortbred heifers
$1200 to $1600
Open heifers (500 to 700 lbs) 
$900 to $1100
Source: Springfield Sale

 


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