Jefferson City, MO, Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News, Ava – Douglas County Livestock Auction, Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for Sept. 12, 2019.
Total Receipts This Week: 1,159; Last Reported (9/5): 923
Special Note: Year Ago Receipts 1,147.
Compared to last week, steers and heifers steady to 3.00 lower. Slaughter cows and bulls 2.00 to 4.00 lower. Demand and supply moderate. Supply included: 71% Feeder Cattle (29% Steers, 52% Heifers, 19% Bulls); 7% Slaughter Cattle (84% Cows, 16% Bulls); 22% Replacement Cattle (50% Bred Cows, 50% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs. was 20%.
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Source: USDA AMS Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News MO Dept of Ag Market News – Rick Huffman, Market Reporter, Jefferson City, MO (573) 751-5618 www.ams.usda.gov/lpgmn