Cuba Feeder Cattle Auction
JC_LS150
Jefferson City, MO    Wed Aug 22, 2018    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News 

Cuba - Interstate Regional Stockyards
Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 8/21/2018

Receipts:  1962    Week Ago:  1411    Year Ago:  543
  
   Compared to last Tuesday, feeder steers firm to 3.00 higher. Feeder heifers
2.00-6.00 higher. Slaughter cows 1.00-3.00 higher. Demand good to very good. 
Supply moderate. Near 9 percent of the offering were cows and 42 percent of the
feeders were over 600 lbs. Feeder supply approximately 49 percent steers and 
bulls and 51 percent heifers. Offering featured around 250 yearling heifers from
3 consignments along with lots of good quality new crop calves weighing mostly
400-550 lbs. Much of the area has received just enough rain to get a start on 
some fall grass. 
 
   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 180.00-201.00; 400-500 lbs
165.00-186.00; 500-600 lbs 162.00-170.50; 600-700 lbs 160.00-169.50, few calves
154.00-155.50; 700-750 lbs 155.50-161.50. Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 
175.00-179.00; 400-500 lbs 160.00-170.00; 500-600 lbs 156.00-164.50; 600-650 lbs
157.50-162.00; 700-750 lbs 157.00-160.00. Medium and Large 2  330-475 lbs 
149.00-160.00; 600-650 lbs 147.00-150.00. 

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1  small package 278 lbs 172.00; 300-400 lbs
156.00-163.25; 400-500 lbs 150.00-165.00; 500-600 lbs  140.00-157.00; 600-
700 lbs 143.50-155.85; 94 head 742 lbs 147.00. Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
151.50-158.00; 400-500 lbs 142.50-154.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-152.00; 600-700 lbs
133.50-147.10. Medium and Large 2  390-550 lbs 133.50-144.00; 600-650 lbs 
130.00-134.00. Large 1  480-550 lbs 136.50-145.50. 

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 152.50-158.50; 500-600 lbs
132.00-154.00; 650-700 lbs 125.00-135.00. 

   Slaughter Cows: 
                Percent lean    Avg Dressing   High dressing   Low dressing
Breaking            70-80       54.00-58.25    59.00-59.50
Boning              80-85       53.00-58.50    59.00-62.50   
Lean                85-90       47.00-53.00    54.50-55.00     40.00-46.00

   Slaughter bulls: YG 1-2  1100-2300 lbs 80.50-87.50  Low Dressing 65.00-75.00.

   Replacement cows: Few Medium and Large 1-2, 3-6 years, 1100-1425 lbs, second
to third stage 875.00-1140.00 per head. 

   Cow and calf pairs: Small package Medium 1, 1000 lbs, bred back in first
stage with 300 lb calves 1400.00 per pair.    

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Cuba, MO
         Duane Robertson, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 hour recorded report 573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS150.txt