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3/2/2015 9:30 AM
By Associated Press

SJ—LS110
St. Joseph, MO Mon Mar 02, 2015 USDA-MO Dept Ag Market News
St. Joseph, MO Stockyards
Slaughter Cattle Open, Mid-Session, and Close for 03/02/2015
Receipts: 80
Compared to last week, due to a light test a trend is not available however a
higher undertone was noted.
Slaughter Cows:
Percent Lean Avg Dressing Hi Dressing Lo Dressing
Breaking 70-80 108.00-114.50 116.00 105.00-106.00
Boning 80-85 107.00-113.00 112.50 102.00-105.00
Lean 85-90 100.00-105.00 ------------- 96.00
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1375-1955 lbs 130.00-141.50, high dressing
142.00-147.50.
Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2-4 year old open cows and
heiferettes (mostly black) 930-1180 lbs 123.00-136.00.
SOURCE: USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News Service, St. Joseph, MO
Crystal Richburg, Amanda Gray, 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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