Patton Junction Feeder Cattle Auction
JC_LS152
Jefferson City, MO    Tue Mar 13, 2018    Mo Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Patton - Patton Junction Livestock Auction
Feeder Cattle and Cow auction for 3/12/2018

Receipts:  1265   Last Week:  1476   Year Ago:  717

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold uneven, from 5.00 lower to 
2.00 higher.  Slaughter cows sold 3.00 lower and bulls sold 4.00 lower. 
Supply moderate.  Cows made up approximately 8 percent of the run, 92 
percent feeders.  Steers made up approximately 38 percent of the offering, 43 
percent heifers with 19 percent feeder bulls.  Offerings over 600 lbs totaled 
around 25 percent.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  250-300 lbs 190.00-210.00; 300-400 
lbs 181.00-206.00; 400-450 lbs 150.00-186.00; 450-500 lbs 169.00-192.00; 500-600 
lbs 158.00-185.00; 600-700 lbs 135.00-159.50; 700-800 lbs 128.00-142.00; few 
800-850 lbs 128.00-140.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 277 lbs 181.00; 350-400 
lbs 161.00-178.00; 400-500 lbs 150.00-167.00; few 500-525 lbs 150.00-160.00; few 
600-625 lbs 125.00-136.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  250-300 lbs 161.00-175.00; 300-400 lbs 
155.00-174.00; 400-500 lbs 145.00-168.00; 500-600 lbs 132.00-151.00; 600-700 lbs 
125.00-142.00; 700-800 lbs 124.00-134.00; few 800-825 lbs 122.00-130.00.  Medium 
and Large  1-2  few 250-300 lbs 150.00-158.00; few 300-400 lbs 145.00-160.00; 
400-500 lbs 132.00-149.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-148.00; few 650-675 lbs 125.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 174.00-189.00; 400-500 lbs 
162.50-176.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-169.00; 600-700 lbs 125.00-147.00; few 700-800 
lbs 118.00-134.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  few 450-475 lbs 145.00-155.00.

   Slaughter Cows:  Pct Lean   Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking           75-80  few  49.50-57.00      58.00-61.50
Boning             80-85       50.50-56.50      57.00-65.50
Lean               85-90       35.00-44.00      48.00-52.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  few 1495-2120 lbs, Bulk 74.00-77.50. 
High Dressing  82.50-87.00.

   Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-5 yrs old, 705-1065 lbs 80.00-90.00.

   Replacement Cows:  Medium and Large 2  6-7 yrs old, 855-1390 lbs, 2nd and 3rd 
stage, 710.00-900.00 per head. 

   Cow-calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 5-7 yrs old, 920-1210 lbs with 
120-210 lbs calves, 1100.00-1130.00 per pair.

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Patton, MO
         Dennis Nagel, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS152.txt

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