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3/30/2015 11:15 AM
By Associated Press

SJ—LS110 **Date**
St. Joseph, MO Mon Mar 30, 2015 USDA-MO Dept Ag Market News
St. Joseph, MO Stockyards
Slaughter Cattle Open, Mid-Session, and Close for 03/30/2015
Receipts: 145
Compared to last week, slaughter cows sold and bulls sold mostly steady.
Slaughter steers and heifers were not tested.
Slaughter Cows:
Percent Lean Avg Dressing Hi Dressing Lo Dressing
Breaking 70-80 105.00-108.00 110.00 102.00
Boning 80-85 105.00-109.50 110.00 100.00-102.00
Lean 85-90 95.00-100.00 102.00 90.00-92.00
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1145-2330 lbs 130.00-138.00, high dressing
indiv 142.00, low dressing g120.00-125.00.
Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2-4 year old open cows and
heiferettes (mostly black) 920-1215 lbs 130.00-140.00.
SOURCE: USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News Service, St. Joseph, MO
Crystal Richburg, 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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