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9/2/2015 9:30 AM
By Associated Press

SJ—LS110
St. Joseph, MO Mon Aug 31, 2015 USDA-MO Dept Ag Market News
St. Joseph, MO Stockyards
Slaughter Cattle Open, Midsession, and Close for 08/24/2015
Receipts: 60
Compared to last week, a light test of slaughter cows sold near steady.
Slaughter steers and heifers were not tested.
Slaughter Cows:
Percent Lean Avg Dressing Hi Dressing Lo Dressing
Breaking 70-80 102.00-105.00 ------------- 95.00-100.00
Boning 80-85 101.00-108.00 108.00 93.50-100.00
Lean 85-90 92.00-101.00 103.00 85.00-92.00
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1550-1950 lbs couple 130.50-132.00, indiv
low dressing 125.00.
Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2-4 year old open cows and
heiferettes (mostly black) 880-1230 lbs 114.00-128.00, pkg 975 lbs 2 yr olds
black 159.00.
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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