Oklahoma City Cow and Bulls

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Oklahoma City, OK   Tue Aug 19, 2014   USDA-OK Dept of Ag Market News

Oklahoma National Stockyards, Oklahoma City, OK.
Cow and Bull Auction Report for Tue 08/19/2014

Receipts:  499     Last Week:  522     Last Year:  638
Receipts Monday:  4691

   Compared to last week:  Slaughter cows sold mostly 2.00 to 4.00 lower.  
Slaughter bulls sold 3.00 to 5.00 lower on a light test.  Packer demand remains 
good.  Total of 197 cows and bulls sold with 62 percent going to packers.  

   Slaughter Cows:
         Head  %Lean   Weight   Average Dress  High Dress    Low Dress
Breakers  30  75-80% 1150-1525  126.00-133.00        134.00 119.00-120.00                               
Boners    24  80-85% 1000-1450  125.00-129.00 132.00-137.00 115.00-117.00
Lean      40  85-90% 1000-1300  117.50-121.00 122.00-124.00 105.00-113.50
Light     10  80-90%  800-1000  104.00-106.00                90.00-100.00

   Slaughter Bulls:   
          Head    Weight    Average Dress    High Dress     Low Dress
Y.G. 1-2   19   1300-2175   143.00-154.00         157.00   128.50-142.00
                                                                                               
The estimated dressed cost at the Oklahoma National Stockyards; Lean 
257.41; Boners 256.50; Breakers 248.11; Bulls 266.84.

Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for pregnancy and age.
Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age        Weight     Months Bred      Quality        Price
5-6 yr old  1050-1150    5-7 months      avg-hi black   1750.00-1925.00
5-7 yr old  1200-1650    5-7 months      very hi black  2100.00-2700.00
  8 yr old  1100-1300    4-5 months      avg black      1600.00-1625.00
9-10yr old  1000-1250    3-6 months      avg quality    1300.00-1450.00

Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age       Cow Weight    Calf Wt    Quality            Price
4-6 yr old     1000-1200   200-300    hi quality       2600.00-2900.00

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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