Missouri Dairy Business Update  
Volume 8, Number 12
December 2008

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. Excel spreadsheets listing historical prices for Missouri dairy sales are available as free downloads at the website.

Here is information on the latest monthly Missouri dairy sale.

Norwood, Missouri
on December 11, 2008
Price per Head
Springer heifers bred (7 to 9 months)
$1,225 to $1,825
  Crossbreds
N/A
Heifers bred (3 to 6 months)
$1,150 to $1,800
  Crossbreds
$1,000 to $1,325
Heifers bred (1 to 3 months)
$810 to $1,550
  Crossbreds
N/A
Open heifers (500 to 675 lbs) 
$675 to $1,035
  Crossbreds
N/A
Source: MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service

 

Springfield, Missouri
on December 16, 2008

Price per Head
Springer heifers bred (7 to 9 months)
$1,150 to $1,760
  Crossbreds
N/A
Heifers bred (3 to 6 months)
$1,150 to $1,800
  Crossbreds
N/A
Heifers bred (1 to 3 months)
Scarce
  Crossbreds
N/A
Open heifers (400 to 600 lbs) 
$460 to $560
  Crossbreds
N/A
Source: MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service

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