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8/24/2015 12:15 PM
By Associated Press

SJ—LS110
St. Joseph, MO Mon Aug 24, 2015 USDA-MO Dept Ag Market News
St. Joseph, MO Stockyards
Slaughter Cattle Midsession and Close for 08/24/2015
Receipts: 150.
Compared to last week, slaughter cows opened weak to 3.00 lower.
Slaughter steers and heifers were not tested.
Slaughter Cows:
Percent Lean Avg Dressing Hi Dressing Lo Dressing
Breaking 70-80 102.00-106.00 ----------- 92.50-100.00
Boning 80-85 102.00-108.00 108.50-111.00 95.00-100.00
Lean 85-90 94.50-102.00 103.00-105.00 80.00-85.00
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1350-2175 lbs 131.00-140.00,
high dressing none, low dressing 120.00-129.50.
Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1 3 years to short solid 1180-1650 lbs
Second and third stage 2000.00-2500.00. Few Medium and Large 1-2 6
years to aged cows 1250-1375 lbs second and third stage 1700.00-1950.00.
SOURCE: USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News Service, St. Joseph, MO
Greg Harrison, 816-676-7000 StJoe.LGMN@ams.usda.gov
24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SJ—LS110.txt
http://www.ams.usda.gov/lsmarketnews
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