Passaic Feeder Cattle Auction (Wed)
JC_LS137
Jefferson City, MO    Fri Aug 10, 2018    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Butler � Mo-Kan Livestock Auction
Feeder Cattle Report for 8/9/2018

Receipts:  478    Week Ago:  798    Year Ago:  461

   Compared to last week, a few comparable sales traded steady to 5.00
lower following a few days of losses on the board. Supply was light and
demand was moderate. The feeder offering consisted of 46 percent steers
and bulls and 54 percent heifers with 39 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and
bulls totaled 20 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows sold steady to
2.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1  500-550 lbs thin 172.00-173.00,
550-600 lbs 150.00-160.00; 600-650 lbs 148.00-154.00, pkg 685 lbs calves
137.50; 750-750 lbs 142.00-147.00. Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 480 lbs
171.00; 500-600 lbs 159.00-162.00, pkg 615 lbs full 141.00, lot 664 lbs
149.00; pkg 798 lbs 134.50.   

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1  pkg 437 lbs 159.00, pkg 489 lbs
fleshy 147.00; 500-600 lbs 149.00-158.00; 600-700 lbs 135.50-146.00; pkg
818 lbs 124.00. Medium and Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 154.00-156.00; 500-600
lbs 135.00-151.00; pkg 638 lbs 120.00. Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 638 lbs
141.00.

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1  pkg 501 lbs 169.00. Medium and Large
1-2  pkg 473 lbs 166.00; 550-600 lbs 139.00-140.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80      55.00-59.50      58.50-63.50       -----------        
Boning         80-85      50.50-56.50      57.00-63.00       46.50-50.50       
Lean           85-90      46.00-50.50         59.00          37.00-45.00
                                                      
  
 Slaughter Bulls: Yield grade 1-2                 
1220-2145 lbs             78.00-84.50      -----------       70.00-75.00  
                                          

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Butler, MO
         Dan Trickey, Market Reporter 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS137.txt