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Weekly Market Summary Published by: Missouri Department of Agriculture Ag Business Development Division Market News Program

Dr. Jon Hagler, Director Rachel Mobley-Sutherland, Acting Division Director Tony Hancock, Editor mda.mo.gov http://www.ams.usda.gov/marketnews.htm

Jeremiah W. (Jay) Nixon, Governor Volume XXXII, Number 51 ♦ P.O. Box 630, Jefferson City, MO 65102 ♦ (573) 751-4211 ♦ Friday, December 21, 2012 MISSOURI WEEKLY FEEDER CATTLE WEIGHTED AVERAGE REPORT Receipts: 28,078 Week ago: 36,737 Year ago: 14,883 Steers and Heifers Medium and Large 1 (Medium Flesh) Hols. Large 3

Fdr. STEERS: 357 lbs. 458 lbs. 557 lbs. 649 lbs. 745 lbs. 823 lbs. 929 lbs.

186.39 177.48 163.13 154.50 148.77 145.80 141.45

Fdr. HEIFERS: 365 lbs. 453 lbs. 555 lbs. 654 lbs. 756 lbs. 871 lbs. 921 lbs.

Hols. STEERS

160.15 152.77 145.19 139.85 138.41 134.45 123.93

331 lbs. 445 lbs. 543 lbs. 653 lbs. 737 lbs. 887 lbs.

113.42 103.93 102.25 93.87 98.61 100.55

SOUTHERN MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (West Plains, Ava*) Receipts: 4757 Week ago: 5836 Year ago: 1941 Compared to last week steers and heifers 2.00 to 6.00 higher, with 350 -550 lbs heifers 7.00 to 9.00 higher. Slaughter cows and bulls 3.00 to 5.00 higher. *Ava did not host a sale this week. STEERS: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-810 lbs.

182.50-195.00 165.00-179.00 158.00-174.00 156.00-166.00 144.00-151.75 142.50-147.75

Holsteins: Large Frame 3 738 lbs

HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-725 lbs.

157.00-168.00 148.00-163.00 139.50-150.50 137.00-142.50 133.00

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (70-85% lean) 75.00-83.50, high dressing 100.00 82.50-91.00, low dressing 67.50 -78.00. Lean (85-90%) 68.0075.00, high dressing 77.0082.50, low dressing 55.00-65.00

SOUTHWEST MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Joplin and Springfield ) Feeder Cattle Receipts: 6657 Week ago: 8753 Year ago: 3535 Cow and Bull Receipts: 1613 Week ago: 1494 Year ago: 1609 Steer and heifer calves steady to 5.00 higher; yearlings steady to 2.00 higher. Holsteins 2.00 to 4.00 lower. Slaughter cows 1.00 to 6.00 higher; bulls steady to 4.00 higher. STEERS: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs. 900-1000 lbs.

180.00-191.00 162.50-191.00 151.50-174.00 142.00-163.00 144.50-152.25 142.00-144.00 138.00-141.00

HOLSTEINS: Large Frame 3 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 800-900 lbs.

107.50-118.00 100.00-109.00 106.00-110.50 92.50-100.00 86.00-103.00

REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2 2 yrs to short and solid 2nd-3rd stage 10001350 lbs 1025.00-1300.00, some better quality 1350.00-1550.00 per head

REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2 3-7 yrs 965-1215 lbs 3rd stage 1225.001475.00, lot 19 head 3-6 yrs 1185 lbs 2nd-3rd stage 1575.00, COW & CALF PAIRS: lot 3-4 yrs 1012 lbs 1st stage Medium and Large 1-2 3-7 yrs 1015 1275.00 per head. -1150 lbs with babies to 300 lbs calves 1375.00-1675.00 per pair

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300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs.

157.00-170.00 144.00-164.00 136.00-152.75 130.00-141.75 130.00-142.00 131.50-132.50

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning 70.00-79.00, high dressing 76.00-86.50. Lean (8590%) 64.00-71.00 low dressing 55.00-65.00 SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1095-2320 lbs. 89.0097.00, high dressing 94.50104.00, low dressing 75.00-90.00 COW & CALF PAIRS: Medium and Large 1-2 5 yrs to short and solid 1075-1270 lbs cows with baby to 370 lbs calves and some rebred 1350.00-1700.00 per pair

NORTHWEST MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Maryville, St Joe) Receipts: 4939 Week ago: 4993 Year ago: 1546 Compared to last week, yearling feeders and feeder calves over 650 lbs steady to firm, calves under 650 lbs steady to 2.00 lower. Slaughter cows 3.00 to 10.00 higher. FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1300-2250 lbs 92.50100.00, high dressing 98.00-104.00, low dressing 80.00-87.00

HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs.

172.00-189.00 156.25-175.50 149.00-167.00 144.00-153.75 139.25-146.75

FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs.

150.00-161.50 143.50-177.00 137.75-150.85 135.25-148.00 136.00-141.25 126.50-136.75

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1300-2450 lbs 86.0093.00, high dressing 93.0099.00

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (70-85% lean) 74.0083.50, high dressing 77.00-88.50 Lean (85-90 % lean) 64.00-72.50

BRED COWS: Scarce

COW-CALF PAIRS: Scarce


WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Kingsville, Sedalia, Butler) Receipts: 2998 Week Ago: 3852 Year Ago: 1743 Feeders sold mostly steady to 4.00 higher. Slaughter cows steady to 4.00 higher. FEEDER STEERS: FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1 Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs. Load 924 lbs.

194.00-195.00 160.50-195.00 154.50-175.00 144.00-162.75 138.25-151.00 138.00-146.10 145.10

300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs.

155.00-170.00 144.00-163.00 134.00-150.00 130.00-150.50 130.25-140.00

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1255-2260 lbs 85.0098.00, high dressing 102.00, low dressing 73.00-89.00

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (75-85% lean) 69.00-80.25, high dressing 79.00 -92.50. Lean (85-90) 62.0075.00

COW & CALF PAIRS: Scarce

REPLACEMENT COWS: Scarce

EAST CENTRAL MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Bowling Green, Kingdom City, Macon, Boonville) Receipts: 6302 Week ago: 5709 Year ago: 4646 Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers steady to 5.00 higher. Slaughter cows firm to 5.00 higher. FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs.

183.00-200.00 170.00-190.00 150.00-185.00 140.25-170.00 138.00-157.75 136.00-149.60

FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1 325-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs.

156.00-177.00 144.50-163.00 134.00-159.00 132.25-147.85 133.00-148.00

SLAUGHTER STEERS and HEIF- SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking ERS : Scarce and Boning, (70-85% lean) 71.50 -79.00, high dressing 76.5085.50. Lean (85-90%) 65.0076.00 REPLACEMENT HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1 1-2 yrs 10001250 lbs 2nd-3rd stage 1800.002000.00 per head

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1250-2250 lbs 88.0098.00, high dressing 97.50107.00

NORTHEAST MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Palmyra, Unionville*, Green City*, New Cambria*) Feeder Cattle Receipts: 920 Week ago: 3613 Year ago: 442 Slaughter Cattle Receipts: 15 Week ago: 0 Year ago: 29 Feeder steers and heifers not well tested on limited receipts. No recent comparison on slaughter cattle. Slaughter cows 1.00 to 2.00 higher. *No sale this week FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. Pkg 812 lbs.

FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1

197.00-206.00 Pkg 288 lbs. 173.00-181.00 300-400 lbs. 157.00-172.00 Pkg 465 lbs. 144.50-151.40 142.00

177.00-157.50 168.00 152.00

SOUTHEAST MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Farmington, Patton) Receipts: 1756 Week ago: 1868 Year ago: 813 Compared to last week steers and heifers steady to 5.00 higher. Slaughter cows 3.00 higher; bulls 2.00 higher. FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-850 lbs.

FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1

168.00-187.00 158.00-177.50 145.00-168.00 136.00-157.50 144.00-159.00 131.00-152.00

300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs.

147.00-163.00 135.00-151.50 130.00-147.00 126.00-136.50 120.00-133.50

REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2 3-6 yrs 9651230 lbs 2nd-3rd stage 925.001210.00 per head

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (75-85% lean) 66.50 -74.00, high dressing 73.0082.00. Lean (85-90% Lean) 55.00-60.50

COW & CALF PAIRS: Medium and Large 1-2 5-7 yrs, 1020-1305 lbs, with 120-210 lbs calves 1365.00-1710.00 per pair

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1400-2405 lbs, 82.5090.50, high dressing 92.00-98.00

SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Cuba, Vienna) Receipts: 2258 Week ago: 2861 Year ago: 1000 Compared to last week, steers and heifers mostly steady to firm. Slaughter cows 1.00 to 4.00 higher. FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-850 lbs.

FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1

180.00-196.00 164.00-183.50 151.00-170.00 142.50-157.00 140.00-144.50 140.00-142.75

REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2 6 yrs to short and solid, 900-1300 lbs, 2nd-3rd stage, 1025.001340.00 per head

300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs.

150.00-158.00 140.00-156.50 135.00-153.25 133.00-137.25 132.00

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (70-85% lean) 70.00-76.50, high dressing 76.50 -80.00. Lean (85-90%) 65.0071.00, low dressing 57.00-64.00

COW & CALF PAIRS: Medium and SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Large 1-2 5 yrs to short and solid, Grade 1-2 1300-2250 lbs, 86.501100-1350 lbs, several bred, 250-375 93.50, high dressing 95.00-98.25 lbs calves, 1485.00-1775.00 per pair MISSOURI WEEKLY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE REPORT Weekly Receipts: 400 Week ago: 200 Year ago: 400 Trading turned moderate to active on Thursday. Live sales 2.50 higher and dressed sales 3.00-4.00 higher LIVE STEERS & HEIFERS: 80% Choice 127.00 fob

DRESSED STEERS & HEIFERS: 60-80% Choice 201.00 Fob GRADE AND WEIGHT (Grid): Choice 3 550-950 lbs 205.00

SLAUGHTER STEERS: Choice 2-3 pkg 1273 lbs 124.50. Select 2-3 1150-1350 lbs 117.75122.75

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (75-85% lean) 72.0079.00, high dressing 77.00-81.75

SLAUGHTER HEIFERS: Choice 2-3 1100-1275 lbs 122.75124.50

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1400-2000 lbs 92.00104.00

Weekly Receipts: 1967 Week ago: 3315 Year ago: 3984 Compared to last week, barrows and gilts 1.00 lower to 3.00 higher. Sows 1.00 to 3.00 higher.

COW & CALF PAIRS: Medium and Large 1-2 4yrs to short and solid 1100-1250 lbs with 200-350 lbs calves 1575.00-1775.00.

REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2 2-6 yrs 11501350 lbs 2nd-3rd stage 1350.001650.00 per head

BARROWS AND GILTS: SOWS: Base carcass meat price 74.00300-500 lbs. 42.00-47.00 76.00 Weekly top Monday 77.00 Over 500 lbs. 48.00-53.00

INTERIOR MISSOURI DIRECT HOGS


MISSOURI WEEKLY DIRECT WEANER AND FEEDER PIG REPORT Receipts: 400 No weaner pig sales reported. Feeder pig sales have no good recent comparison. Supply and demand moderate. Prices per head. Early weaned pigs 10 lb. base weights fob the farm 0% negotiated, no sales reported. Early weaned pigs 10 lb base weights delivered 100% negotiated, no sales reported. Feeder pigs in all lot sizes, delivered 100% negotiated, 400 head, 40 lbs, 62.00.

WEEKLY COMMODITY GRAIN FUTURES TRENDS Compared to last Friday: Soybeans .34 to .66 lower, Wheat .22 to .25 lower, Corn .23 to .31 lower, KC Wheat .22 to .25 lower, Soybean Meal 12.40 to 23.90 lower. Daily Grain Futures Closes Mon.

WHOLESALE FEEDSTUFFS PRICES (DOLLARS PER TON-BULK BASIS) Cottonseed Meal 41% Solvent

Meat Meal

Wheat Middlings

Kansas City 454.40

377.50

307.00

252.50

St. Louis

360.00

332.50

221.50

Area

Soybean Meal 48% Solvent

493.00

Midwest Exchange Regional Stockyards Mexico 12/20/2012 Receipts: 381 Week Ago: 488 Last Year: 369 All Prices per cwt. SHEEP Slaughter Lambs: non-traditional markets, Choice and Prime 2-3 pkg 69 lbs 117.00, pkg and lot 80-83 lbs 90.00-100.00, few pkgs 99-128 lbs 86.00-89.00. Good and Choice 1-3 two pkgs 58-63 lbs 110.00, two pkgs 70-75 lbs 100.00-105.00, Pkg 79 lbs 70.00. Slaughter Ewes: Utility and Good 1-3 few 115-155 lbs 35.00-49.00 Goats: Slaughter Kids: Selection 1-2 45-60 lbs 177.00-187.00, few 60-70 lbs 170.00-180.00, few 8090 lbs 134.00-144.00 Selection 2-3 few 40-60 lbs 142.00-152.00. Nannies: Selection 2-3 few 85-115 lbs 85.00-96.00

Norwood Producers Auction Yard Special Dairy Sale 12/13/2012 Receipts: 775 Last Month: 587 Year Ago: 1125 Springer heifers bred 7-9 months: Supreme 200.00-1440.00, Indiv Jersey 1225.00 Crossbreds 1040.00-1160.00 Approved - 1000.00-1190.00, Jerseys 975.00-1185.00 Crossbreds 880.00-1075.00. Medium 770.00930.00. Heifers bred 4-6 months Supreme 1130.00-1250.00. Medium 750.00- 950.00. Heifers bred 1-3month : Supreme 800.00-1110.00, Crossbreds 780.00- 855.00. Open heifers: Approved and Medium 200300 lbs 210.00- 360.00, Few Jerseys 260.00- 290.00 300-400 lbs 300.00 - 350.00 400-500 lbs 370.00- 500.00, Crossbreds 350.00- 480.00 Jerseys 330.00- 400.00, Pkg of 7 hd 401 lbs 590.00 500-600 lbs 450.00- 580.00, Few Jerseys 500.00- 590.00 Crossbreds 430.00- 600.00 600-700 lbs 530.00- 670.00, Pkg 27 692 lbs 685.00 700-800 lbs 640.00- 750.00 Fresh and open milking cows: Supreme – Indiv 1200.00, Indiv Jersey 1225.00, Indiv Crossbred 1400.00 Approved- Few 1000.00-1025.00. Baby calves: Holstein heifers 130.00- 160.00 Holstein bulls 105.00175.00 Jersey bulls 40.00-50.00 Crossbred heifers 70.00- 165.00 Crossbred bulls 70.00- 190.00, Small 25.00-60.00 Beef Cross bulls 200.00- 300.00. Highlandville—CRS Sales Company Sheep and Goat Sale 12/20/12 Receipts: 193 Last Month: 455 Last Year: 619 SHEEPSlaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3 wooled nontraditional 50-80 lbs 100.00-140.00; traditional 110-130 lbs few 90.00105.00. Stocker/Feeder Lambs: Medium and Large 1-2 wooled 30-50 lbs 100.00-145.00, hair 28-40 lbs 87.50-120.00. Replacement Ewes: Medium and Large 1-2 hair few 85-95 lbs 70.00-115.00. Bucks: wooled few 120-160 lbs 60.00, hair few 100-155 lbs 75.00-80.00. GOATSSlaughter Classes: Kids: Selection 1 40-50 lbs 185.00-200.00; 50-70 lbs 190.00-195.00. Selection 3 40-50 lbs 175.00-190.00; 50-60 lbs 155.00190.00. Does/Nannies: Selection 1-2 100-132 lbs 87.50-105.00. Selection 3 80-110 lbs 70.00-102.50; Pygmy 52-80 lbs 90.00-120.00. Billies: Selection 2 100-165 lbs 135.00-140.00. Selection 3 60-140 lbs 80.00140.00. Replacement Nannies: Selection 2 few 65-75 lbs 95.00-112.50. Pairs: Selection 3 80.00-130.00 per pair. Feeder/stocker kids: Selection 2 30-40 lbs 145.00-200.00. Selection 3 30-40 lbs 80.00-135.00; 40-60 lbs 115.00-135.00.

Soybeans Jan Mar May Jul Aug

1496 1/4 1488 1/4 1467 1/4 1451 3/4 1415 3/4

Tues.

Wed.

1466 1437 1460 1/2 1431 1444 1/2 1419 1/2 1432 1/2 1414 1400 1/2 1386 1/4

Thu.

Fri.

1408 3/4 1404 3/4 1394 3/4 1390 1/2 1363 1/2

1430 3/4 1429 1/4 1418 3/4 1413 1/4 1384 1/2

Wheat Mar May Jul Sep Dec

808 820 1/4 827 1/4 839 3/4 853 1/4

811 1/4 823 829 841 853

805 3/4 817 1/4 823 834 845 1/4

790 1/2 802 807 3/4 818 1/2 830 1/2

792 802 808 3/4 820 3/4 832 3/4

Corn Mar May Jul Sep Dec

724 727 1/2 725 643 1/4 622

720 723 3/4 721 3/4 643 1/4 623

703 707 705 3/4 632 613 1/2

696 1/2 699 3/4 697 1/4 622 3/4 603 3/4

702 704 3/4 702 626 3/4 606 3/4

KC Wheat Mar May Jul Sep Dec

856 1/4 866 1/2 873 3/4 885 899

860 1/2 870 3/4 876 3/4 886 1/2 898 3/4

868 867 3/4 873 882 3/4 893 3/4

843 3/4 853 1/4 860 871 883 1/4

842 852 857 869 3/4 882 1/2

SB Meal Jan Mar May Jul Aug

455.40 451.90 438.50 428.70 414.80

444.90 442.70 431.80 423.70 411.70

436.50 434.10 425.00 419.60 409.70

427.70 425.00 416.40 411.30 402.00

433.80 431.40 422.80 417.50 407.40

WEEKLY COMMODITY FUTURES TREND Compared to last Friday: Live Cattle .02 to 2.37 higher, except Aug .10 lower, Lean Hogs .32 to .150 higher, Feeder Cattle nearby .25 to .92 lower, distant .05 to .27 higher. Daily Futures Closes Mon. Cattle Dec Feb Apr Jun Aug

Tues.

Wed.

Thu.

Fri.

129.00 133.50 137.57 133.25 132.92

128.22 132.95 137.12 132.42 132.02

129.47 137.95 133.05 132.55 136.00

128.95 133.50 137.40 132.32 131.60

129.27 133.57 137.32 132.42 132.00

84.75 89.80 97.52 99.25 99.14

85.27 90.28 98.00 100.00 99.92

86.57 94.45 98.95 100.60 100.25

86.45 91.17 98.50 100.35 99.87

86.90 91.62 98.70 100.65 100.17

Fdr Cat Jan Mar Apr May Aug

154.25 156.25 157.65 158.70 162.55

152.20 154.40 156.07 157.75 161.70

153.47 155.75 157.47 158.75 162.52

152.27 154.85 156.65 157.85 162.05

152.15 154.77 156.55 157.87 162.00

Milk Dec Jan Feb

18.63 17.81 18.37

128.22 132.95 137.12

18.65 17.93 18.38

18.56 17.80 18.02

18.56 17.80 18.02

Lean Hogs Feb Apr May Jun Jul

By-Product Feed Prices Alfalfa Pellets 17%, St. Louis, MO 355.00; Corn Gluten Feed pelleted, Baring, MO 265.00; Distillers Grain Dried, Kansas City, MO 268.00; Soy Hulls Mexico, MO 225.00. Prices per ton.


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MISSOURI GRAIN WEEKLY TRENDS (Weekly trends in the print version of this publication are calculated Friday to Thursday; in the electronic version Friday to Friday) Soybeans .45 to .67 lower, Wheat .22 lower, Corn .18 to .29 lower, Grain Sorghum .43 to .53 lower. Area

#1 Soybeans

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#2 Soft Wheat

#2 Corn

#2 Grain Sorghum

Kansas City Friday** Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

15.16 15.34 15.04 14.75 14.49 14.71

7.59-7.62 7.53-7.56 7.56-7.59 7.51-7.54 7.36-7.39 7.37-7.40

7.63 7.56 7.52 7.35 7.29 7.34

12.88 12.75 12.68 12.38 12.36 12.45

St. Louis Friday** Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

15.16-15.36 15.16-15.41 15.06-15.11 14.77-14.82 14.44-14.48 14.66-14.71

8.04 7.98 8.01 7.96 7.81 7.82

6.91-7.00 6.84-7.04 6.80-7.00 7.10-7.13 6.57-6.76 6.62-6.82

12.38 12.21 12.17 11.88 11.77 11.85

Central Friday** 14.96-15.06 7.83 7.38-7.41 Monday 14.96-15.06 7.77 7.31-7.34 Tuesday 14.66-14.71 7.79 7.27-7.30 Wednesday 14.37-14.47 7.73 7.10-7.13 Thursday 14.09-14.19 7.58 7.03-7.07 Friday 14.31-14.36 7.59 7.09-7.12 S.E. MO Friday** 15.31-15.49 8.04-8.18 7.07-7.26 Monday 15.29-15.54 7.98-8.13 7.03-7.26 Tuesday 15.05-15.31 7.95-8.16 6.96-7.22 Wednesday 14.63-15.02 7.96-8.10 6.82-7.08 Thursday 14.63-14.64 7.81-7.96 6.83-7.04 Friday 14.50-14.86 7.84-8.06 6.91-7.07 (PRICES PER BU. EXCEPT GR. SORG. PER CWT) *NEW CROP **PREVIOUS WEEK’S PRICES

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Missouri Weekly Hay Summary Week ending 12/21/12 Hay supplies remain light and demand moderate on firm prices. The Missouri Department of Agriculture has a hay directory available for both buyers and sellers. To be listed, or for a directory visit http://mda.mo.gov/abd/haydirectory/ or for current listings of hay http://agebb.missouri.edu/haylst/ (All prices f.o.b. and per ton unless specified and on most recent reported sales prices listed as round bales based generally on 5x6 bales with weights of approximately 1200-1500 lbs). Premium Alfalfa (RFV 170-185) 200.00-275.00 Fair to Good quality Alfalfa (RFV 130-170) 160.00-225.00 Good quality Mixed Grass hay 100.00-190.00 Fair to Good quality Mixed Grass hay 100.00-145.00 Fair quality Mixed Grass hay 55.00-95.00 per large round bale Fair Quality Bromegrass 80.00-120.00 Wheat straw 3.00-6.00 per small square bale Corn Stalks/Stover 60.00-100.00 per ton, 25.00-40.00 large round

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Missouri Department of Agriculture Weekly Market Summary for December 21, 2012.