Tuesday, October 16, 2018  
12-15-17 (cow sale)  12/16/17 9:19:28 AM



 
Bowling Green- Eastern Missouri Commission Company             
Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 12/15/2017
 
Receipts: 1550          Week ago: 1801        Year ago: 1719
       
   Friday's auction was a Special Bred Cow-Heifer sale with a very light test of
feeder cattle.  The best test of feeders was on the 400-600 lb steer and heifer
calves selling mostly steady on comparable sales with yearlings scarce.  The
feeder offing was made up of mostly small packages and singles many unweaned and
fleshy selling with moderate demand.  Slaughter cows sold steady to 2.00 lower
with high dressing cows trading steady.  Slaughter cows, bred cows and heifers
made up 56 percent of the total receipts.  Feeder cattle consisted of 33 percent
steers, 22 percent bulls and 45 percent heifers with near 27 percent weighing
ver 600 lbs.
 
 
   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 few 400-500 lbs 180.00-189.00; few 500-600
lbs 157.00-172.50; 650-700 lbs fleshy 141.25-141.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  few
350-400 lbs 181.00-191.00; few 400-450 lbs 178.00-179.00, 450-500 lbs 164.00-
174.00; 500-600 lbs 153.75-169.00; 600-650 lbs 155.50-157.00; pkg fleshy 750 lbs
148.00.
 
 
   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1  few 400-500 lbs 154.50-156.00; 500-600
lbs 145.00-155.50, fleshy 133.00-135.50; few 800-825 lbs 131.00-134.00.  Medium
and Large 1-2  pkg 780 lbs 154.00; 400-500 lbs 145.00-153.50, fleshy 135.00-
145.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-145.50, fleshy 130.00-135.00; few 625-665 lbs 136.50-
142.00; 700-750 lbs 132.50-135.50.
 
   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-375 lbs 155.00-161.00; 400-430 lbs
170.00-170.50, 450-500 lbs 145.00-150.00; 500-600 lbs 146.00-154.00; 600-700 lbs
126.50-139.75; 950-980 lbs 115.00-115.50.
 
 
   Bred Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  Fancy blks AI bred Western Origin 2nd
stage 1280-1315 lbs 1925.00-2100.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  950-1100 lbs 2nd
stage 1500.00-1660.00.  Medium and Large 2  880-1060 lbs 2nd stage 1225.00-
1300.00.
 
   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  3-6 yrs  few 1150-1520 lbs 2nd-3rd stage
1400.00-1525.00; few short solid 1250-1350 lbs 2nd-3rd stage 900.00-1000.00. 
Medium and Large 2  3-6 yrs 1000-1475 lbs 2nd-3rd stage 1125.00-1350.00; thin
1000-1300 lbs 2nd-3rd stage 750.00-1000.00; short solid to aged cows 1200-1400
lbs 2nd stage 660.00-840.00.
 
 
   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 2  4-7 yrs 1000-1450 lbs w/baby to 250
lb calves 1275.00-1460.00; short solid to aged cows 1100-1300 lbs w/150-200 lb
calves 1000.00-1125.00.  Medium 2  5-6 yrs 900-950 lbs w/150 lb calves 1100.00-
1210.00.  
 
 
 
 
 
 
   Heiferettes/Stock Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs 850-1000 lbs few 118.00-
124.00; few 3-4 yrs 1000-1250 lbs 84.00-89.00.
 
 
Slaughter Cows: Percent Lean 
          Percent Lean    Av Dressing        Hi Dressing      Low Dressing
Prem White 65-70          ----------         -----------      -----------
 
Breakers  70-80           53.00-58.00        58.50-62.50       48.00-53.00                                                                            
                                       Few   64.50-66.50
Boners    80-85           50.00-55.00        55.00-58.00       46.00-50.00             
                                   
Lean      85-90           47.00-52.50        54.00-55.00       37.00-46.00                        
                                         
 
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2  
1600-2125 lbs            75.00-82.00         84.50-86.00       69.50-72.50                
                                                  
 Slaughter Steers and Heifers: (56 head)
   Select and Choice 1-3 1150-1585 lbs 112.00-116.00; Select 1-2  1100-1450 lbs
105.00.
          
 
    
Source:  Mo Dept Ag-USDA Market News Service, Bowling Green, MO
         Greg Harrison, Market Reporter 573-751-5618
         24 hour recorded report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS156.txt
 
Representative Sales of Five or More:
 
Hfr
Hd Color AvWt Price Total CITY & STATE
5 Blk 401 153.00 $ 614 LOUISIANA,MO
6 Blk 530 147.50 $ 782 HOLIDAY,MO
7 Blk 551 135.50 $ 746 LOUISIANA,MO
7 Blk 558 151.00 $ 842 LOMAX,IL
6 Blk 567 151.00 $ 856 COATSBURG,IL
6 Blk 578 141.50 $ 818 MOBERLY,MO
Male
Hd Color AvWt Price Total CITY & STATE
5 Blk 380 174.00 $ 661 BATCHTOWN,IL
5 BWF 390 150.00 $ 585 PLEASANT HILL,IL
8 BWF 430 170.50 $ 733 PLEASANT HILL,IL
6 BWF 542 153.00 $ 829 PLEASANT HILL,IL
5 Blk 549 151.00 $ 829 BUNKER HILL,IL
7 Blk 551 164.50 $ 907 LOUISIANA,MO
7 Blk 561 164.00 $ 921 COATSBURG,IL
5 Blk 575 146.00 $ 840 EDWARDSVILLE,IL
5 Blk 592 153.75 $ 910 LOMAX,IL
5 BWF 606 139.75 $ 847 PLEASANT HILL,IL
11 Blk 614 157.00 $ 963 HERMANN,MO
7 Blk 690 141.50 $ 976 LOUISIANA,MO
6 Blk 692 141.25 $ 977 PERRY,MO
6 Blk 750 148.00 $ 1110 PERRY,MO
5 Mix 940 117.00 $ 1100 JACKSONVILLE,IL
6 Mix 980 115.00 $ 1127 MOSCOW MILLS,MO
 
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