Bowling Green Livestock Auction
JC_LS156  
Jefferson City, MO    Mon Sep 10, 2018   MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Bowling Green - Eastern Missouri Commission Company              
Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 09/07/2018
 
Receipts:  581    Week Ago:  513    Year Ago:  1276
            
   Compared to last week a light test of feeders traded mostly steady to
firm on comparable sales of calves with many short weaned and unweaned.  
Demand was moderate to good on a light supply.  Slaughter cows sold 
steady to firm.  Slaughter cows accounted for near 27 percent of the 
total receipts, slaughter steers and heifers totaled 12 percent with the 
balance feeders.  Feeder supply consisted of 60 percent steers and bulls, 
40 percent heifers and 13 percent weighing over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 few 400-450 lbs 185.00-189.00.  
Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 182.00-195.00; few 430-500 lbs 165.00-
171.00; 500-550 lbs 159.00-166.00, 550-600 lbs 150.50-158.50; 600-700 lbs 
mostly calves 139.50-150.50; few 700-725 lbs 145.00-149.50.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 400-500 lbs 157.50-166.00; 500-550 
lbs 157.50-158.50; pkg 640 lbs 147.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 325 lbs 
176.00, pkg 390 lbs 163.00; 450-500 lbs 148.00-149.00; 500-550 lbs 
149.00-152.50, 550-600 lbs 135.50-145.50.   
   
   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 360 lbs 208.00.  Medium and 
Large 1-2  pkg 505 lbs 161.50; pkg 630 lbs 137.50.
  
Slaughter Cows: Percent Lean  
          Percent Lean    Av Dressing        Hi Dressing      Low 
Dressing
Prem White 65-70           ----------         -----------      ---------- 
Breakers  70-80    few    56.00-61.00        61.50-69.50      52.00-54.50   
Boners    80-85           55.00-60.50        60.50-63.00      51.00-54.00  
Lean      85-90           54.00-58.50        60.00-60.50      45.00-53.00   
                                   
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2   
1400-1965 lbs             80.00-89.50                         76.00-78.00
                                                                             
 Slaughter Steers and Heifers: (72 head)
   Choice 2-4  1150-1470 lbs 105.00-107.50; Select and Low Choice 1-2  
1000-1350 lbs 100.25-104.50, Holsteins lot (11 hd) 1585 lbs 84.00, few 
singles 1380-1660 lbs 75.50-81.00.             
                
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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