Jefferson City, MO Thu Jan 10, 2013 MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News
Carthage-Joplin Regional Stockyards
Cow and Bull Auction 1/09/13
Receipts: 1025 Last Week: 635 Last Year: 1586
Compared to last Wednesday, breaking and boning slaughter cows sold 1.00-
2.00 lower with the greatest decline on the higher dressing cows and lean
cows sold 1.00-2.00 higher while slaughter bulls sold 2.00 lower. The offer-
ing included a light supply of both bred cows and cow/calf pairs. Producers
are hopeful the rain forcast for this weekend will come to fruition. Supply
was moderate and demand light to moderate for slaughter classes.
Percent Lean Avg Dressing High Dressing Low Dressing
Breaking 70-80 72.00-78.50 78.00-85.50 70.00-74.00
Boning 80-85 72.00-77.50 77.00-85.50 66.00-72.50
Lean 85-90 67.00-74.00 74.00-81.50 56.00-67.00
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1175-2150 lbs 89.00-96.00; high
dressing 95.50-101.00; low dressing 80.00-89.00.
Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 1 1/2-3 yrs 690-1280 lbs
98.00-115.00, few most thin 120.00-126.00; 3-7 yrs 860-1275 lbs 73.00-90.00.
Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and
3rd stage 900-1365 lbs most 1100.00-1300.00, couple better quality 1350.00&
1400.00, few 1st stage 1125-1300 lbs 1100.00-1125.00; short and solid mouth
to aged 3rd stage 1250-1290 lbs 980.00-1000.00. Large 1-2 7 yrs to short
and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 1420-1650 lbs 1055.00-1225.00. Medium and
Large 2 2 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 775-1075 lbs
900.00-1075.00. Medium 1-2 3 yrs to short and solid mouth 2nd and 3rd stage
875-1050 lbs 950.00-1150.00; broken mouth 2nd and 3rd stage 1000-1025 lbs
775.00-825.00 per head.
Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 4-6 yrs 1175-1300 lb cows w/120-425
lb calves 1425.00-1600.00. Medium and Large 2 2-7 yrs 950-1025 lb cows w/100-
290 lb calves 1100.00-1175.00. Medium 1-2 4-5 yrs 900-1010 lb cows w/300-425
lb calves 1100.00 per pair.
Source: Missouri Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Joplin, MO
Don Kleiboeker Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
24 Hour Market line number 1-573-522-9244
Joplin Cow & Bull Auction MO
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