Jefferson City, MO Tue Jun 24, 2014 MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News
Palmyra, MO - F and T Livestock Market
Feeder Cattle Auction for 06/23/2014
Receipts: 134 Week Ago: 359 Year Ago: 94
Compared to last week, too few feeder cattle for a market test.
Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 higher. Bulk of the receipts cows.
Demand good and the supply light. Cows and bulls accounted for
65 percent of the run and feeders 35 percent. In the feeder supply,
steers and bulls made up approximately 60 percent of the run; heifers
40 percent; steers and heifers over 600 lbs totaled around 40 percent.
Feeder Steers and Heifers mostly scarce.
Percent Lean Avg Dressing High Dressing Low Dressing
Breaking 70-80 103.75-109.50 114.50-114.75
Boning 80-85 103.50-110.00 112.00-114.00 94.50-101.00
Lean 85-90 95.50-100.50 84.00- 91.00
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1450-2600 lbs 122.25-130.50,
High Dressing 134.75-138.25, Low Dressing 114.25.
Source: MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Palmyra, MO
Steve Disselhorst, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
24 hour recorded report 573-522-9244