Bowling Green Livestock Auction
JC_LS156  
Jefferson City, MO    Mon Oct 08, 2018    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Bowling Green- Eastern Missouri Commission Company              
Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 10/05/2018
 
Receipts:  773    Week ago:  1420    Year ago:  686
            
   Compared to last week, a light test of feeders traded mostly steady 
on comparable sales with several nice consignments of steers calves 
under 600 lbs but all mostly unweaned and carrying flesh.  Slaughter cows 
sold steady with last week.  Demand was moderate with supply light.  
Slaughter cows accounted for near 20 percent of the total receipts and 
slaughter steers and heifers near 7 percent.  Feeder supply consisted of 
65 percent steers and bull, 35 percent heifers and 28 percent weighing 
over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1  450-500 lbs 177.50-178.50; 500-550 
lbs unweaned/fleshy 160.00-163.00, lot unweaned/fleshy 555 lbs 169.00; 
600-700 lbs few fleshy 150.00-155.50; lot 770 lbs 155.50.  Medium and 
Large 1-2  pkg 385 lbs 184.00; pkg 470 lbs 172.50; 500-550 lbs 168.50-
174.00; 550-600 lbs 156.50-157.00, fleshy 151.50-158.00; 650-700 lbs 
147.00-148.00; lot 715 lbs 155.50, pkg fleshy 725 lbs 135.25; pkg 830 lbs 
145.00.  Medium 1  lot 568 lbs 154.00; pkg 550 lbs 149.00.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1  400-450 lbs few 163.50-166.50, 
450-500 lbs fleshy 150.00-154.00; pkg 540 lbs fleshy 150.00; 550-600 lbs 
148.00-149.00; 600-650 lbs 145.00-148.00; lot 770 lbs 142.25; pkg fleshy 
845 lbs 125.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 375 lbs 164.00; 450-500 lbs 
146.50-147.00; 500-550 lbs 147.00-150.00; pkg 640 lbs 140.00. 
 
   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 395 lbs 187.00; pkg 450 lbs 
165.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 150.50-161.00; 500-550 lbs 
141.00-151.00, 550-600 lbs 149.50-156.50; two pkg�s 608 lbs 147.00-
152.50.
     
Slaughter Cows: Percent Lean  
          Percent Lean    Av Dressing        Hi Dressing      Low 
Dressing
Prem White 65-70           ----------         -----------      ---------- 
Breakers  70-80           55.00-61.00  few   61.00-62.00      50.00-53.50
Boners    80-85           55.00-61.00        61.00-63.50      48.00-54.00  
Lean      85-90           54.00-58.50        63.50            43.50-53.00  
                                   
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2   
1250-1950 lbs             81.00-88.00        96.00            73.00
                                                                             
 Slaughter Steers and Heifers: (56 head)
   Choice 2-3  1000-1400 lbs 107.50-110.50; Select 1-2 970-1400 lbs 
102.00-106.50; Holsteins 2 lots 1650-1698 lbs 79.75-83.00.            
                
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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