Jefferson City, MO Tue Jul 08, 2014 MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News
Palmyra - F and T Livestock Market
Feeder Cattle Auction for 07/07/2014
Receipts: 117 Week Ago: 1142 Year Ago: 88
Compared to last week, too few feeder steers or heifers for a
price test. Slaughter cows 5.00-8.00 higher. Bulk of the receipts
cows with new high prices established in the cow market. Demand
good and the supply light. Cows and bulls accounted for 80 percent of
the run and feeders 20 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 10 percent.
Feeder Steers and Heifers: scarce
Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1 Pkg 286 lbs 340.00.
Percent Lean Avg Dressing High Dressing Low Dressing
Breaking 70-80 112.50-121.50
Boning 80-85 110.00-120.00 121.00-130.00 104.50-110.00
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1400-1900 lbs 125.00-134.00.
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