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Bowling Green- Eastern Missouri Commission CO             
Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 12/30/11

Receipts:  344      Week ago:  no sale  Year ago:  no sale               

  Not enough steers and heifers anyone weight for adequate price test.
Demand moderate.  Supply very light, mostly small packages of calves, near
50 pct cows.  Slaughter cows compared to two weeks ago, firm to 3.00 higher.

  Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 two pkgs 400-435 lbs 171.00-172.00; pkg
520 lbs 149.50; pkg unweaned 648 lbs 135.00.

  Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 few small pkgs 400-500 lbs 139.00-146.00;
few fleshy/unweaned 500-535 lbs 130.50-137.50; few unweaned 600-615 lbs 125.50.

  Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 425 lbs 155.00; few pkgs 500-600 lbs
136.00-140;.50; two pkgs 635-730 lbs 120.50-122.50.

Slaughter Cows:              
          Percent Lean    Av Dressing      Hi Dressing       Lo Dressing
Breakers  70-80           70.25-76.75      77.50-81.00       62.25-69.00                       
                                       few 82.50-83.75                                  
Boners    80-85           68.50-75.00      77.50-78.50       60.00-66.50
                                       few 81.50-84.00
Lean      85-90           62.50-67.50      68.00-73.00       54.00-62.00
                                                                                                                               
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2
1500-2250 lbs             75.50-81.50      85.00-87.25       72.50-74.00
                                                   
Slaughter Steers and Heifers: (10 head)
pkg Choice 3 1225 lbs 120.25

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Bowling Green, MO
         Roger Parker, Market Reporter  573-751-5618
         24 hour recorded report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS156.txt
 
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