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Oklahoma City Cow and Bulls

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Oklahoma City, OK   Wed Oct 29, 2014   USDA-OK Dept of Ag Market News



Oklahoma National Stockyards, Oklahoma City, OK.

Cow and Bull Auction Report for Tue 10/28/2014



Receipts:  855     Last Week:  1115     Last Year:  1097

Receipts Monday: 7,935  



   Compared to last week:  Slaughter cows sold 2.00-4.00 lower.  Slaughter

Bulls 3.00-4.00 lower. Packer demand moderate.  Total of 411 cows and bulls

sold with 37 percent going to packers.  



   Slaughter Cows:

         Head  %Lean   Weight   Average Dress   High Dress     Low Dress

Breakers  23  75-80% 1150-1525     116.00         -----      106.50-114.00

Boners    73  80-85% 1000-1450  113.00-119.00    122.00      104.00-111.50

Lean      26  85-90% 1000-1300  104.00-109.50     -----       95.00-102.00

Light      5  80-90%  800-1000      -----         -----       91.00-94.00



   Slaughter Bulls:   

          Head    Weight    Average Dress    High Dress     Low Dress

Y.G. 1-2   26   1300-2145   130.00-138.00      -----      124.00-129.50

                                                very low: 116.00-118.50



The estimated dressed cost at the Oklahoma National Stockyards; Lean 

231.10; Boners 235.65; Breakers 227.35; Bulls 241.20.



Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for pregnancy and age.

Medium and Large 1-2:

   Age        Weight     Months Bred      Quality         Price

3-6 yr old   925-1375    2-8 months      avg black       1575.00-1975.00

3-6 yr old   950-1350    2-8 months      avg quality     1325.00-1850.00

5-7 yr old  1300-1450    4-7 months       hi black       1550.00-2350.00

7-10yr old  1100-1550    4-8 months      avg black       1485.00-1825.00



Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2:

   Age      Cow Weight    Calf Wt      Quality         Price

2-4 yr old   950-1075     125-200      hi black      2650.00-3300.00

3-5 yr old   950-1150     150-275     avg black      2350.00-2475.00



Source:  USDA-OK Dept of Ag Market News Service

         Tina Colby/Cole Snider   405-232-5425

         24 Hour Market Report 405-636-2691

         www.ams.usda.gov/lsmarketnewsKO_LS795.txt





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