Bowling Green Livestock Auction
USDA - Mon Aug 06, 7:23AM CDT
JC_LS156  
Jefferson City, MO    Mon Aug 06, 2018   MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Bowling Green - Eastern Missouri Commission Company              
Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 08/03/2018
 
Receipts:  544    Week ago:  1265    Year ago:  1008
           
   Compared to last week, a very light volume sale had no comparisons as 
feeders were very lightly tested.  A nice offering of slaughter cows 
traded mostly steady.  Demand was light to moderate with supply light.  
Slaughter cows accounted for near 45 percent of the total receipts.  
Feeder cattle consisted of 47 percent steers and bulls, 53 percent 
heifers and 45 percent weighing over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2  few 400-430 lbs 167.00-176.00; 
few 500-600 lbs 152.00-163.00; few 600-650 lbs 147.00-150.00; few 700-750 
lbs 140.00-144.50; few 800-855 lbs 138.00-139.25. 

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 380 lbs 155.00; few 400-500 
lbs 145.00-155.50; 500-600 lbs few 140.00-145.00; 600-650 lbs 136.00-
140.75; pkg 750 lbs 138.50; few 840-850 lbs 125.00-127.00.
      
   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 400-500 lbs 156.00-162.00; 
500-600 lbs 139.50-150.50; few 700-725 lbs 129.50-130.00. 

Slaughter Cows: Percent Lean  
          Percent Lean    Av Dressing        Hi Dressing      Low 
Dressing
Prem White 65-70           ----------         -----------      ---------- 
Breakers  70-80           55.50-62.00        62.50-68.00      50.00-54.50  
Boners    80-85           55.50-62.00        62.00-64.00      51.00-54.00     
Lean      85-90           55.00-61.00        61.00            45.00-53.00  
                                    
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2   
1400-2100 lbs    few    82.00-83.00                           72.50-76.00
                                                                             
 Slaughter Steers and Heifers: (43 head)
   Choice 2-4 few 1100-1360 lbs 109.00-112.00; Select and Low Choice 1-3 
1080-1350 lbs 105.00-107.50;  Holsteins 1310-1315 lbs 84.00-89.75.          
                
Source:  Mo Dept Ag-USDA Market News Service, Bowling Green, MO
         Greg Harrison, Market Reporter 573-751-5618
         24 hour recorded report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS156.txt

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