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7/27/2015 11:15 AM
By Associated Press

SJ—LS110
St. Joseph, MO Mon Jul 27, 2015 USDA-MO Dept Ag Market News
St. Joseph, MO Stockyards
Slaughter Cattle Mid-Session and Close for 07/27/2015
Receipts: 200
Compared to last week, slaughter cows and bulls sold 2.00 lower. Special
Bred cow sale followed with near ninety head of cows on hand. The bulk of the
cows consisted of mostly black Angus Cross. Slaughter steers and heifers were
not tested.
Slaughter Cows:
Percent Lean Avg Dressing Hi Dressing Lo Dressing
Breaking 70-80 100.00-105.00 ------------- 90.00-98.00
Boning 80-85 98.00-106.50 ------------- 85.00-98.00
Lean 85-90 95.00-102.00 ------------- 85.00-98.00
Lightweight 71.00-80.00
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1365-2430 lbs 129.00-136.00, low dressing
90.00-110.00.
Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2-4 yr old open cows and
heiferettes (mostly black) 920-1215 lbs 95.00-110.00.
Bred Heifers: Medium and Large 1 Indiv 1175 lbs 2nd stage 2150.00.
Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 4-5 year olds 1000-1255 lbs 2nd-3rd stage
2300.00-2400.00, 1st stage 2150.00-2250.00; 5-7 year olds 1200-1500 lbs 2nd-3rd
stage 2000.00-2650.00, few 1700.00-1950.00, pkg 1st stage 6 yrs olds 2000.00;
short and solid mouthed 1165-1495 lbs 2nd-3rd stage 1700.00-1900.00, pkg 1155 lbs
1st stage 1675.00; pkg broken mouthed 1365 lbs 3rd stage 1575.00.
Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 7 yrs old short solid mouthed 1100
lbs w/75 lb calf 2100.00.
SOURCE: USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News Service, St. Joseph, MO
Baldemar Ortiz, 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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