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4/13/2015 1:15 PM
By Associated Press

SJ—LS110
St. Joseph, MO Mon Apr 13, 2015 USDA-MO Dept Ag Market News
St. Joseph, MO Stockyards
Slaughter Cattle Mid-Session and Close for 04/13/2015
Receipts: 550
Compared to last week, slaughter cows and bulls trading weak to 5.00 lower.
Slaughter steers and heifers were not tested.
Slaughter Cows:
Percent Lean Avg Dressing Hi Dressing Lo Dressing
Breaking 70-80 98.00-105.00 105.00 92.00 98.00
Boning 80-85 100.00-105.00 105.00-109.00 95.00-100.00
Lean 85-90 95.00-100.00 100.00-102.00 90.00-95.00
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1500-2425 lbs 130.00-135.00, low dressing
120.00-125.00.
Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2-5 year old open cows and
heiferettes (mostly black) 950-1150 lbs 112.00-138.00, few 2 years 850-900 lbs
148.00-176.00.
Bred Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2 970-1070 lbs 2nd-3rd stage 2275.00-
2550.00, few 750-925 lbs 1st-2nd stage 1800.00-2100.00.
Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1 3-4 years black 1170-1300 lbs 3rd stage
2775.00-3100.00, consignment 28 head 1170 lbs 2nd stage 2550.00. Medium and
Large 1-2 2-5 years 1150-1300 lbs 1st-3rd stage 2250.00-2500.00, 7 years to
short solid 1250-1400 lbs 2nd-3rd stage 2000.00-2425.00. Medium and Large 2 pkg
3-4 years 950 lbs 2nd stage 2125.00, 5 years to short solid 1025-1275 lbs 1st-3rd
stage 1650.00-1900.00.
Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1 First calf heifer pairs top quality black
1050-1150 lbs w/baby to 150 lb calves 3250.00-3550.00, 3-6 years top quality
black 1050-1350 lbs w/150-350 lb calves 3000.00-3300.00, 7 years to short and
solid mouthed 1150-1400 lbs w/200-250 lb calves 2625.00-2850.00. Medium and
Large 1-2 7 years to short solid 1200-1400 lbs w/baby-250 lbs calves 2000.00-
2425.00.
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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