Jefferson City, MO Tue Jul 22, 2014 MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News
Palmyra - F and T Livestock Market
Feeder Cattle Auction for 07/21/2014
Receipts: 62 Week Ago: 881 Year Ago: 143
Compared to last week, too few feeder steers or heifers for a market
test. Slaughter cows 2.00-4.00 higher. Bulk of the receipts cows.
Demand good and the supply light. Cows and bulls accounted for
75 percent of the run and feeders 25 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 50 percent.
Feeder Steers and Heifers scarce.
Percent Lean Avg Dressing High Dressing Low Dressing
Breaking 70-80 114.25-119.25 124.25-129.50
Boning 80-85 114.00-119.00 123.00-135.75
Lean 85-90 92.50-102.00
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1900-2000 lbs 135.00-138.00.
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
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