Bowling Green Weighted Averages
JC_LS752
Jefferson City, MO    Mon Jan 07, 2019    MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News
 
Bowling Green - Eastern Missouri Commission Company
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/04/2019
 
Receipts:  637    Two weeks Ago:  848    Year Ago:  953
 
   Friday's auction had a very light offering of feeder cattle that were
not well tested selling in small packages and singles with demand light 
to moderate.  Slaughter cows accounted for near 30 percent of the total 
receipts and sold mostly 4.00-7.00 higher than the last auction two weeks 
ago.  Feeder cattle consisted of 42 percent steers and bulls, 58 percent 
heifers and 40 percent weighing over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    425-442     436    169.00-180.00     173.02
    3      470       470       165.00         165.00
    4      510       510       167.50         167.50
    8    558-584     578    158.00-161.00     158.72
    3      595       595       141.00         141.00   Fleshy
    4      646       646       134.50         134.50
   14    665-677     675    128.50-136.00     133.65
    5      779       779       130.50         130.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      622       622       122.50         122.50

                    Feeder Steers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      578       578       135.00         135.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      603       603       142.50         142.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    305-337     325    151.00-159.00     153.82
    7    382-398     391    151.00-153.00     152.16
    7    452-480     466    139.00-140.00     139.71
    8    500-510     504    140.50-144.00     142.37
   15    557-587     569    120.50-136.00     127.60
    7    568-592     575    106.00-115.50     108.80   Fleshy
   10    608-610     609    125.00-133.50     130.34
    4      628       628       124.50         124.50   Fleshy
   10    673-694     684    125.00-130.00     127.07

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      485       485       107.00         107.00   Fleshy
    4      520       520       126.50         126.50
    7      574       574       120.00         120.00

                    Feeder Heifers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      898       898       109.00         109.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    400-401     401    161.00-171.00     166.72
    3      598       598       134.00         134.00
    7    732-748     739     94.00-100.00      96.60


Slaughter Cows: Percent Lean  
          Percent Lean    Av Dressing        Hi Dressing      Low 
Dressing
Prem White 65-70           ----------                     ---------- 
Breakers  70-80           51.00-57.50        60.00-63.50      45.00-50.00
                                         Ind 66.50
Boners    80-85           50.00-55.00        58.00-62.50      40.00-46.00
                                     
Lean      85-90           46.00-51.00        51.00-55.00      36.00-44.00                
                                                        
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2   
1500-2450 lbs             68.00-71.50         76.50-78.00     60.00-61.00 

                                                                             
 Slaughter Steers and Heifers: (42 head)
   Select and Choice 1-3  1200-1250 lbs 115.00-118.00;  Select 1-2  few 
1285 lbs 106.00.      .             

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Bowling Green, MO
         Greg Harrison, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS752.txt
 
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