Jefferson City, MO Tue Nov 25, 2014 MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News
Palmyra, MO - F and T Livestock Market
Feeder Cattle Auction for 11/24/2014
Receipts: 234 Week Ago: 1036 Year Ago: 412
Compared to last week, too few feeder steers and heifers for a
market test. Slaughter cows steady. Bulk of the supply cows with
several packages of third period replacement heifers also in the
offering. 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 50 percent.
Feeder Steers and Heifers Scarce.
Percent Lean Avg Dressing High Dressing Low Dressing
Breaking 70-80 112.50-116.75 118.25-120.25 103.00-108.00
Boning 80-85 108.50-114.00 117.75 97.00-107.50
Lean 85-90 91.00-101.00
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1400-2350 lbs 127.50-134.00,
Low Dressing 115.50-124.00.
Replacement Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Heifers 950-1100 lbs
3rd stage pregnancy 2425.00-2650.00 per head.
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