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1/26/2015 10:30 AM
By Associated Press

SJ—LS110
St. Joseph, MO Mon Jan 26, 2015 USDA-MO Dept Ag Market News
St. Joseph, MO Stockyards
Slaughter Cattle Mid-Session and Close for 01/26/2015
Receipts: 200
Compared to the last reported auction of two weeks ago, slaughter cows sold
mostly 10.00-15.00 lower, instances 20.00 lower. Slaughter bulls trading 10.00
lower. Slaughter steers and heifers were not tested.
Slaughter Cows:
Percent Lean Avg Dressing Hi Dressing Lo Dressing
Breaking 70-80 90.00-98.50 98.50-100.00 80.00-85.00
Boning 80-85 90.00-98.00 98.50-102.50 78.00-85.00
Lean 85-90 82.00-92.00 92.00-94.00 60.00-80.00
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1350-2100 lbs 120.00-125.00, high dressing
couple 128.00-130.00, low dressing 105.00-111.00.
Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2-4 year old open cows and
heiferettes (mostly black) few 985-1215 lbs 132.00-150.00, mixed ages 2nd-3rd
stage 1030-1400 lbs 110.00-130.00.
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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