Palmyra Weighted Averages
JC_LS764
Jefferson City, MO    Mon Feb 11, 2019    MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News

Palmyra - F and T Livestock Auction
Special Replacement Cow Report for 02/09/2019

Receipts:  289

   Demand good with the supply consisting of bred cows in the second
and mostly third stages of pregnancy along with few cow and calf pairs.
Several strings of big third period cows offered with the demand better
than many thought considering the high price of feed and the brutal
weather conditions this winter.

Replacement Cows:
Medium and Large 1-2

  -  3-4 yrs  1200-1300 lbs  3rd stage preg  1475.00-1575.00 per head.

  -  4-6 yrs  1150-1400 lbs  3rd period preg  1110.00-1300.00 per head;
     1350-1550 lbs  3rd period  1450.00-1670.00 per head.

  -  Heifers  1000-1225 lbs  3rd stage preg  1125.00-1350.00 per head;
     2nd stage preg  960.00-1150.00 per head.

  -  3-6 yrs  1200-1350 lbs  2nd period preg  1000.00-1325.00 per head.

  -  7 yrs to Solid Mouth  1300-1550 lbs  3rd period preg
     910.00-1000.00 per head.


Cow and Calf Pairs:
Medium and Large 1-2

  -  5-7 yrs  1050-1300 lbs  with 150-300 lb calves and some rebred
     1125.00-1375.00 per pair.


Palmyra - F and T Livestock Auction
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 02/04/2019

Receipts:  1197    Week Ago:  796    Year Ago:  913

   Compared to the auction from last week, feeder steers and heifers
under 750 lbs 3.00-5.00 higher.  Steers over 750 lbs steady.  Slaughter
cows 2.00-3.00 higher.  Several large stings of feeders in the offering
with milder temperatures finally allowing for increased cattle movement
and improved buyer demand.  Demand moderate to good and supply moderate.
Cows and bulls accounted for 14 percent of the run and feeders
86 percent.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls made up approximately
53 percent of the run; heifers 47 percent; steers and heifers over
600 lbs totaled around 58 percent.

Scheduling note:  Special Replacement Cow Sale Saturday, February 9.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    400-440     431    181.00-185.00     182.97
   26    458-492     477    177.00-185.50     180.08

   52    500-543     526    166.00-173.00     169.59
   12    557-562     560    161.00-162.50     162.00

   81    603-635     617    165.00-172.00     168.37
   33    662-675     673    157.75-158.00     157.78

   88    708-727     711    155.00-158.75     156.40
   16    753-776     764    135.00-136.50     135.76

   35    800-811     807    135.00-138.50     136.29

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   19    500-508     507    171.00-174.50     173.95
    6      558       558       163.00         163.00
    3      695       695       148.00         148.00   Fleshy
    5      705       705       146.00         146.00
    5      809       809       133.00         133.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      422       422       158.00         158.00
   20    490-494     492    150.00-155.50     153.04

   17    501-542     517    149.00-150.00     149.60
   31    550-599     580    147.00-153.00     151.03

   63    650-662     657    136.50-147.50     142.03

   12      742       742       136.00         136.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15      486       486       154.00         154.00
    7      491       491       120.00         120.00   Fleshy
   15    523-534     528    148.00-149.00     148.53
   40    553-588     578    144.50-150.00     148.01
   10      567       567       125.00         125.00   Full
    4      607       607       138.00         138.00
    4      636       636       131.00         131.00   Fleshy
   70    654-698     688    136.00-140.50     139.46
    9      656       656       129.00         129.00   Fleshy

                    Feeder Heifers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      398       398       139.00         139.00
   10    400-439     420    147.00-150.00     148.43
   10      427       427       125.00         125.00   Fleshy
    4      467       467       143.00         143.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      503       503       161.00         161.00
    5      698       698       131.00         131.00

   Slaughter Cows:
            Percent Lean    Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking    70-80           52.50-56.50    57.00-60.00   49.00-52.00
Boning      80-85           51.00-56.00    56.00-58.50   48.00-51.00
Lean        85-90           48.00-52.50    53.00-54.50   42.00-48.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1400-2500 lbs 74.50-80.00,
Low Dressing 70.50-71.00.


Slaughter Cattle Receipts:  32    Week Ago:  54    Year Ago:  15

Slaughter steers and heifers steady.

Slaughter Steers:
     Choice 2-3             Pkg  1420 lbs         125.25
     Select and Choice 2-3  1250-1550 lbs  119.25-122.00

Slaughter Heifers:
     Choice 2-3             1150-1400 lbs  122.00-124.75
     Select and Choice 2-3  1150-1500 lbs  115.25-120.00


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
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS764.txt