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8/27/2014 10:45 AM
By Associated Press

SJ—LS110
St. Joseph, MO Wed Aug 27, 2014 USDA-MO Dept Ag Market News
St. Joseph, MO Stockyards
Slaughter Cattle Open, Mid-Session, and Close for 08/27/2014
Receipts: 75
Compared to last week, slaughter cows sold steady to firm on alight offering
of cows. Slaughter steers and heifers were not tested.
Slaughter Cows:
Percent Lean Avg Dressing Hi Dressing Lo Dressing
Breaking 70-80 few 115.00-124.50 126.50-129.50 ----------
Boning 80-85 few 115.00-123.00 124.00-129.50 108.00-110.00
Lean 85-90 100.00-110.00 ---------- 81.00-94.00
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 few 1285-2035 lbs 143.50-144.00, low
dressing 125.00.
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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