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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, Division Director Tony Hancock, Editor mda.mo.gov http://www.ams.usda.gov/marketnews.htm

Jeremiah W. (Jay) Nixon, Governor Volume XXXIII, Number 37 ♦ P.O. Box 630, Jefferson City, MO 65102 ♦ (573) 751-4211 ♦ Friday, Sep 13, 2013 MISSOURI WEEKLY FEEDER CATTLE WEIGHTED AVERAGE REPORT WEEK ENDING Receipts: 28,929 Week ago: 11,380 Year ago: 33,291 Steers and Heifers Medium and Large 1 (Medium Flesh) Hols. Large 3

Fdr. STEERS: 366 lbs. 452 lbs. 547 lbs. 649 lbs. 761 lbs. 853 lbs. 927 lbs.

206.68 187.79 174.40 164.40 158.35 152.70 146.77

Fdr. HEIFERS: 360 lbs. 455 lbs. 545 lbs. 646 lbs. 747 lbs. 842 lbs. 913 lbs.

Hols. STEERS

167.64 162.59 155.59 146.90 141.70 131.10 131.10

372 lbs. 445 lbs. 544 lbs. 658 lbs. 750 lbs. 838 lbs 963 lbs.

119.52 121.38 120.76 104.37 105.09 103.68 101.97

SOUTHERN MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (West Plains, Ava) Receipts: 4618 Week ago: 3389 Year ago: 5865 Compared to last week, steer calves steady to 4.00 lower, yearling steers firm to 6.00 higher. Feeder heifers 3.00 lower to 4.00 higher. Slaughter cows 2.00 to 4.00 lower. Slaughter bulls 1.00 to 3.00 lower.

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

180.00-212.00 165.00-191.00 155.00-177.00 150.00-168.00 146.00-156.00 143.00-149.00

Holsteins: Large Frame 3 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs.

102.00-117.00 99.50-102.50 97.00-105.00 109.25

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

160.00-177.50 149.00-175.00 140.00-163.00 147.00-150.00 143.00-146.00 128.50-133.00

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (70-85% lean) 77.00-85.00, high dressing 84.00-90.00, low dressing 74.00 -80.00. Lean (85-90%) 74.0082.00, high dressing 80.0088.00, low dressing 63.00-73.00

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield REPLACEMENT COWS: Grade 1-2 1200-2125 lbs 94.50- Medium and Large 1-2 3-6 yrs 103.00, high dressing 106.00 1130-1225 lbs 3rd stage 1650.00-1775.00 per head COW & CALF PAIRS: Medium and Large 1-2 2-6 yrs 950-1200 lbs with baby ti 450 lbs calves, some rebred, 1775.00-2025.00 per pair

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SOUTHWEST MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Joplin and Springfield ) Feeder Cattle Receipts: 7390 Week ago: 1139 Year ago: 8231 Cow and Bull Receipts: 1139 Week ago: 640 Year ago: 2074 Compared to last week, steers steady to 5.00 lower, heifers 3.00 to 7.00 lower. Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 lower. STEERS: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs.

HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1

190.00-210.00 175.00-192.00 158.50-183.00 158.00-171.00 150.00-159.00 147.00-153.00

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

160.00-176.00 149.50-169.00 145.00-162.00 139.50-157.00 130.50-147.00 136.75-138.50

HOLSTEINS: Large Frame 3 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs. 900-1000 lbs.

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (70-85% lean) 81.0090.00, high dressing 88.50-95.00. 100.00-130.00 Lean (85-90% lean) 73.00-80.00 108.00-133.00 110.00-131.00 SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield 110.00-118.00 Grade 1-2 1190-2240 lbs 96.00103.50-110.50 104.00, high dressing 104.0092.50-104.50 110.50 97.50-104.25

REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2 2 yrs to short and solid 2nd-3rd stage 10101350 lbs 1175.00-1500.00 per head

COW & CALF PAIRS: Medium and Large 1-2 2 yrs to short and solid 960-1340 lbs with 155-395 lbs calves, some rebred, 1650.001750.00 per pair

NORTHWEST MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Maryville, St Joe) Receipts: 3907 Week ago: 387 Year ago: 2587 Compared to two weeks ago, calves and yearlings fully 2.00 to 5.00 higher. Slaughter cows 2.00 to 4.00 higher. FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs. 900-1000 lbs.

190.50-213.00 172.00-192.00 159.00-176.85 158.00-173.50 149.00-163.10 128.00-148.60

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

167.75-180.00 148.00-169.75 152.00-168.00 145.00-164.25 136.25-148.25

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1400-2325 lbs 95.75105.00, high dressing 108.00110.50

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (70-85% lean) 83.0093.00, high dressing 90.00-96.50 Lean (85-90 % lean) 75.00-85.00

BRED COWS: Scarce

COW-CALF PAIRS: Scarce


WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Sedalia, Kingsville, Butler) Receipts: 2360 Week Ago: 1141 Year Ago: 3498 Compared to last week, feeders steady to 4.00 higher. Slaughter cows mostly steady. FEEDER 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.

196.00-224.50 171.00-198.00 160.50-196.00 150.00-160.00 148.50-163.50 141.25-152.25 140.50-146.85

FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs. 1000-1100 lbs.

159.00-180.00 154.00-173.00 143.50-163.00 140.00-154.85 136.50-155.25 136.50-144.75 109.75-112.50

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield SLAUGHTER COWS: BreakGrade 1-2 1015-2220 lbs. 91.50ing and Boning (75-85% lean) 105.00 high dressing 100.00-107.00 79.00-89.00, high dressing 85.00 -98.00 Lean (85-90) 75.00-83.00 COW & CALF PAIRS: Medium and Large 1-2 2yrs to short and solid 975-1375 lbs with baby to 225 lbs calves 1185.00-1475.00 per pair

REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2 2 yrs 11001225 lbs 3rd stage 1600.001885.00 per head

EAST CENTRAL MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Bowling Green, Kingdom City, Macon, Boonville) Receipts: 2801 Week ago: 4371 Year ago: 3364 Compared to last week, steers and heifers unevenly steady. Slaughter cows steady to firm. FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1 and 1-2 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs.

FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1 and 1-2

171.00-207.00 400-500 lbs. 160.00-192.00 500-600 lbs. 154.00-168.00 600-700 lbs. 151.00-157.50

147.00-174.00 145.00-158.50 145.00-155.75

SLAUGHTER STEERS and HEIF- SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking ERS : few Choice 2-4 121.25and Boning, (70-85% lean) 80.00 124.25 -90.00, high dressing 85.0096.00. Lean (85-90% lean) 74.00 -84.00 COW & CALF PAIRS: Medium SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield and Large 1-2 3-6 yrs 1050-1250 Grade 1-2 1200-2500 lbs 94.00lbs with baby to 150 lbs calves 107.00, high dressing 107.001575.00-1875.00 per pair 112.00 NORTHEAST MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Palmyra, Unionville, Green City, New Cambria) Feeder Cattle Receipts: 5483 2 Weeks ago: 5124 Year ago: 6818 Slaughter Cattle Receipts: 43 2 Weeks ago: 40 Year ago: 41 Feeder steers steady to 6.00 higher, heifers steady to 3.00 higher. Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 lower. Slaughter steers and heifers 1.00 lower. FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs. 900-950 lbs.

180.00-203.00 170.50-185.00 159.50-178.50 154.85-166.50 150.00-160.00 147.50-154.10

FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1-2 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-850 lbs.

164.00-174.00 152.00-172.00 150.00-169.50 146.00-159.50 146.25-150.80 140.75-144.75

SLAUGHTER STEERS: Choice 2-3 1200-1450 lbs 124.00124.75

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (75-85% lean) 78.50-89.00. high dressing 86.50 -94.50

SLAUGHTER HEIFERS: Choice 2-3 1050-1450 lbs 122.00123.25

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1300-2150 lbs 92.00107.00

COW & CALF PAIRS: Scarce

REPLACEMENT COWS: Scarce

SOUTHEAST MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Farmington, Patton) Receipts: 1380 Week ago: 931 Year ago: 1744 Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers uneven. Slaughter cows 3.00 higher. FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-675 lbs. 700-775 lbs.

FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1

195.00-217.00 170.00-212.00 159.00-175.50 144.00-160.00 140.00-159.50

300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-575 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-725 lbs.

155.00-163.00 148.00-157.00 139-50-157.00 140.50-150.00 133.00-147.75

REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2 4 yrs to short and solid 1105-1345 lbs 2nd3rd stage 1110.00-1630.00 per head

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (75-85% lean) 75.00 -84.00, high dressing 83.0093.00. Lean (85-90% lean) 65.50 -76.00

COW & CALF PAIRS: Medium and Large 1-2 short and solid mouth, 920-1400 lbs with 100-360 lbs calves 1275.00-1770.00 per pair

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1115-2310 lbs 93.0099.00, high dressing 100.00104.50

SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Cuba, Vienna) Receipts: 2130 Week ago: 629 Year ago: 2626 Compared to last week, feeder steers under 700 lbs 2.00 to 10.00 higher, over 700 lbs steady to 3.00 lower. Heifers steady to 2.00 higher. Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 lower. FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs.

FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1

208.00-223.00 177.00-208.00 161.50-186.50 156.00-171.50 146.50-159.50 142.00-149.00

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

161.00-170.00 154.00-174.00 153.00-160.00 141.00-156.00 132.00-142.00

REPLACEMENT COWS: Scarce

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (70-85% lean) 76.50-83.50, high dressing 84.00 -90.00. Lean (85-90%) 72.0077.50

COW & CALF PAIRS: Scarce

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1200-1900 lbs, 93.50100.00

MISSOURI WEEKLY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE REPORT Weekly Receipts: 0 Week ago: 300 Year ago: 800 Compared to last week, no confirmed live or dressed sales. LIVE STEERS & HEIFERS: No Sales

DRESSED STEERS & HEIFERS: 60-80% Choice 194.00 late last Friday GRADE AND WEIGHT (Grid): No Sales

INTERIOR MISSOURI DIRECT HOGS Weekly Receipts: 3035 Week ago: 3089 Year ago: 2876 Compared to last week, barrows and gilts 1.00 higher. Sows 2.00 to 4.00 higher. BARROWS AND GILTS: Base carcass meat price 82.0083.00, Weekly top Friday 83.00.

SOWS: 300-500 lbs. 66.00-69.00 Over 500 lbs. 70.00-71.00


MISSOURI WEEKLY DIRECT WEANER AND FEEDER PIG REPORT Receipts: 2380 Compared to last week weaner pig sales are steady. No feeder pig sales reported. Supply and demand moderate. Prices per head. Early weaned pigs 10 lb base weights, fob the farm 0% negotiated, 2380 head, 10 lbs 36.50-45.00, weighted average 40.07. Early weaned pigs 10 lb base weights, delivered 0% negotiated, no sales reported. No feeder pig sales reported.

WEEKLY COMMODITY GRAIN FUTURES TRENDS Compared to last Friday: Soybeans .03 to .51 higher, Wheat ..06 to .11 lower, Corn .09 to .41 lower, KC Wheat .02 to .23 lower, Soybean Meal 8.30 to 14.10 higher. Daily Grain Futures Closes Mon.

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

Meat Meal

Wheat Middlings

Kansas City 531.70

407.50

456.00

173.00

St. Louis

405.00

465.00

157.50

Area

Soybean Meal 48% Solvent

560.50

Mexico—Midwest Exchange Regional Stockyards 09/12/2013 Receipts: 668 Week Ago: 700 Last Year: 403 All Prices per cwt. SHEEP Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-4 55-85 lbs 120.00-129.00; pkg and lot 118-123 lbs 111.00-117.00. Good and Choice 1-3 50-85 lbs 108.00-118.00. Feeder Lamb: Small and Medium 1-2 lot hair 43 lbs 122.00. Slaughter Ewes: Utility and Good 1-3 95-130 lbs 34.00-44.00. Slaughter Bucks: 210-270 lbs 37.00-57.00. GOATS Slaughter Kids: Selection 1 few 80-100 lbs 146.00-170.00. Selection 1-2 45-60 lbs 166.00173.00, lot 66 lbs 180.00. Selection 2-3 45-60 lbs 150.00-159.00. Selection 3 few 45-55 lbs 139.00-144.00. Feeder Kids: Selection 1-2 pkg 38 lbs 136.00. Selection 3 thin 34-44 lbs 102.00-108.00. Nannies: Selection 3 few 60-100 lbs 85.00-96.00, pkg thin 69 lbs 53.00;few 120-130 lbs 84.00-86.00. Billies: Selection 2-3 few 130-190 lbs 109.00-112.00. Norwood Producers Auction Yard Special Dairy Sale 09/12/2013 Receipts: 528 Last Month: 217 Year Ago: 587 Springer heifers bred 7-9 months: Supreme 1200.00-1390.00, Crossbreds 1125.00-1275.00. Approved 1000.00-1185.00, Crossbreds 860.001150.00. Medium 725.00- 875.00. Heifers bred 4-6 months: Supreme 1100.00-1285.00, Jerseys 925.00- 950.00, Crossbreds 975.001075.00.00. Approved 900.00-1080.00. Heifers bred 1-3 months: Supreme Indiv 1050.00, Indiv Crossbred 1075.00. Approved Crossbreds 725.00- 970.00. Open heifers: Approved Jerseys 240.00- 380.00, Crossbreds 230.00, 300-400 lbs Pair at 325 lbs 400.00, 400-500 lbs 400.00500.00, 500-600 lbs Crossbreds 520.00- 620.00, 605-650 lbs 600.00700.00, 700-800 lbs. Medium 610-665 lbs 400.00-540.00, Indiv Jersey at 690 lbs 500.00. Fresh and open milking cows: Supreme 1200.001500.00, Jerseys 985.00-1025.00. Approved 885.00-1175.00, Jerseys 750.00- 875.00. Baby calves: Holstein heifers 100.00-155.00, Holstein bulls 100.00-165.00, Jersey heifers 50.00- 65.00, Jersey bulls 20.0065.00, Crossbred heifers 50.00- 85.00, Beef cross bulls 200.00-260.00 Diamond– TS Whites Sheep and Goat Sale 09/05/2013 Receipts: 1298 Last Month: 1235 Year ago: 1643 Sheep Slaughter Lambs: Choice 2-3 70-80 lbs 115.00-125.00, hair 7090 lbs 112.50-129.00; 80-100 lbs 102.50-114.00, hair 90-100 lbs 107.50 -112.50; 100-142 lbs 91.00-110.00. Feeder/Stocker Lambs: Medium and Large 1-3 40-70 lbs 100.00-120.00, hair 40-50 lbs 125.00-130.00; hair 50-60 lbs 122.50-132.50; hair 60-70 lbs 125.00-130.00. Ewes: Utility and Good 1-3 53-128 lbs 32.50-70.00. Bucks: Good 2-3 hair 95155 lbs 71.00-95.00. Goats Slaughter Classes: Kids Selection: 1 40-50 lbs 160.00-170.00; 50-60 lbs162.50-180.00; 60-70 lbs 165.00-175.00; 70-80 lbs 150.00-165.00; 80-90 lbs 155.00-165.00; Selection 2 40-50 lbs 140.00-155.00; 50-60 lbs 155.00-160.00; 60-70 lbs 152.50-160.00; 70-100 lbs 145.00-160.00; Selection 3 60-90 lbs 115.00-145.00. Does/ Nannies: Selection 1-2 72-145 lbs 66.00-92.50; Selection 2 82-130 lbs 62.00-75.00. Billies: Selection 1 145-235 lbs 85.00-105.00; Selection 2 85-120 lbs 100.00-110.00; Selection 3 70-165 lbs 90.00-100.00. Replacement Nannies: Selection 1-2 90-138 lbs 80.00-125.00; Selection 3 75-155 lbs 65.00-100.00. Billies: Selection 1 180-230 lbs 90.00-116.00. Stocker/Feeder Kids: Selection 2 20-30 lbs 140.00-175.00; 30-40 lbs 150.00-172.50.

Soybeans Sep Nov Jan Mar May

Tues.

1404 1/4 1356 1/2 1355 3/4 1338 1/4 1309 1/2

Wed.

Thu.

1403 3/4 1405 1/4 1442 1355 1358 1/4 1396 1355 1/4 1358 1393 1/2 1338 1/4 1340 1/2 1365 1/4 1309 1/2 1313 1331 3/4

Fri. 1488 3/4 1381 1/2 1379 3/4 1347 1/4 1315

Wheat Sep Dec Mar May Jul

628 3/4 641 1/4 653 1/2 661 1/4 657

633 3/4 646 1/2 657 3/4 665 1/4 660

635 348 659 666 661 1/2

641 3/4 653 664 1/4 670 3/4 667 3/4

627 3/4 641 1/2 652 1/4 657 1/2 656 1/2

Corn Sep Dec Mar May Jul

477 1/4 463 1/2 476 1/2 484 3/4 491 1/4

474 3/4 469 481 3/4 490 496 3/4

479 3/4 472 1/2 484 3/4 493 499 1/2

479 466 1/4 478 1/2 486 3/4 493 3/4

450 459 471 1/2 486 1/4 490 3/4

KC Wheat Sep Dec Mar May Jul

701 1/2 700 3/4 692 701 713 3/4

706 3/4 694 3/4 702 1/4 706 1/2 697 3/4

708 1/4 694 3/4 700 3/4 703 3/4 693 1/4

706 3/4 701 3/4 708 711 3/4 702 1/2

685 698 3/4 701 3/4 691 1/4 702 1/4

SB Meal Sep Oct Dec Jan Mar

465.80 430.60 426.50 425.30 417.60

462.50 428.40 425.20 424.20 417.10

460.90 429.20 428.00 426.30 419.50

480.90 449.20 447.20 443.70 431.60

496.20 444.60 442.80 440.20 425.50

WEEKLY COMMODITY FUTURES TREND Compared to last Friday: Live Cattle Oct .42 lower, others .07 to .30 higher, Lean Hogs Oct .20 lower, others .25 to .55 higher, Feeder Cattle .73 to 2.58 higher. Daily Futures Closes Mon. Cattle Oct Dec Feb Apr Jun

Tues.

Wed.

Thu.

Fri.

125.35 128.72 130.92 132.35 126.97

125.02 128.65 130.80 132.07 126.87

125.05 128.57 130.65 131.92 126.95

124.82 128.62 130.72 132.02 127.10

125.25 129.15 131.17 132.47 127.20

90.87 87.62 88.70 87.40 90.80

90.85 87.55 88.52 87.20 90.75

90.30 87.25 88.25 86.75 90.75

90.20 87.27 88.25 86.95 90.75

90.70 87.25 88.80 87.30 90.75

Fdr Cat Sep Oct Nov Jan Mar

156.60 158.05 158.77 157.95 157.97

156.40 157.77 158.50 157.77 157.80

156.37 158.22 158.87 158.25 158.70

157.02 158.60 159.55 159.10 159.70

157.30 159.27 160.22 159.42 160.15

Milk Sep Oct Nov

18.14 17.82 17.40

18.16 18.06 17.54

18.23 18.23 17.71

18.17 18.29 17.81

18.18 18.19 17.76

Lean Hogs Oct Dec Feb Apr May

By-Product Feed Prices Alfalfa Pellets 17%, Centerview, MO 330.00; Corn Gluten Feed pelleted, Baring, MO 200.00; Distillers Grain Dried, Kansas City, MO 220.00; Soy Hulls Mexico, MO 200.00. Prices per ton.


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September 13, 2013

Crop Progress and Condition Week Ending September 8, 2013

MISSOURI GRAIN WEEKLY TRENDS Weekly Trends: Soybeans .47 lower to .39 higher, Wheat .06 lower, Corn .14 to .89 lower, Grain Sorghum .13 to .16 lower.

Area

#1 Soybeans

Periodicals postage paid at Jefferson City, Missouri

#2 Soft Wheat

#2 Corn

#2 Grain Sorghum

Kansas City Friday** Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

14.77 14.16 14.05 15.08 15.46 15.16

6.32-6.37 6.26-6.31 6.31-6.36 6.33-6.38 6.38-6.43 6.26-6.31

5.68 5.53 5.44 5.47 5.16 4.99

8.36 8.28 8.38 8.44 8.33 8.20

St. Louis Friday** Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

14.18-14.51 14.06-14.40 14.05-14.13 14.08-14.16 14.33-14.46 14.11-14.18

6.38 6.16 6.21 6.18 6.23 ——

4.91-4.98 4.86-5.13 4.81-5.09 4.84-4.98 4.73-4.91 4.66-4.84

8.80 8.71 8.82 8.89 8.76 8.67

Central Friday** 14.58-14.68 6.15-6.23 5.48-5.68 Monday 14.46-14.57 6.08-6.16 5.44-5.64 Tuesday 14.45-14.55 6.14-6.22 5.24-5.49 Wednesday 14.38-14.58 6.15-6.23 5.28-5.53 Thursday 14.76-14.86 6.20-6.28 4.96-5.06 Friday 14.81-14.86 6.09-6.17 4.89-4.99 S.E. MO Friday** 13.70-13.83 6.02-6.09 4.35-4.63 Monday 13.59-13.71 5.92-6.15 4.47-4.58 Tuesday 13.57-13.70 5.91-6.08 4.39-1.51 Wednesday 13.60-13.73 5.92-6.09 4.43-4.55 Thursday 13.98-14.08 5.98-6.14 4.36-4.47 Friday 13.84-13.93 5.86-5.95 4.37 (PRICES PER BU. EXCEPT GR. SORG. PER CWT) *NEW CROP **PREVIOUS WEEK’S PRICES

n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 8.20 8.12 8.21 8.41 8.30 8.17

.Agricultural Summary Another week of little precipitation and above average temperatures continues to stress crops. There were 6.8 days suitable for fieldwork. Topsoil moisture supply was 41 percent very short, 40 percent short and 19 percent adequate. The north-central and northeast districts are rated 98 short and very short. Subsoil moisture supply was 32 percent very short, 37 percent short, and 31 percent adequate. Subsoil rated short and very short increased 14 points from last week. The northeast district is rated 99 percent short and very short. Field Crops Report Ninety-seven percent of corn was in the dough stage, 16 days behind last year but same as normal (5-year average). Corn dented was 83 percent complete, 22 days behind last year and 5 days behind normal. Corn mature was 26 percent, 32 days behind last year and 13 days behind normal. Corn harvested was 3 percent complete, 38 days behind last year and 24 days behind normal. Corn condition was 8 percent very poor, 18 percent poor, 32 percent fair, 36 percent good, and 6 percent excellent. Soybeans setting pods was 92 percent complete, 8 days behind last year but 1 day ahead of normal. Soybeans turning color was 11 percent complete, 15 days behind last year and 7 days behind normal. Soybeans dropping leaves was 3 percent complete, 13 days behind last year and 6 days behind normal. Soybean condition was 10 percent very poor, 19 percent poor, 35 percent fair, 31 percent good, and 5 percent excellent. Sorghum headed was 96 percent complete, 6 days behind last year and 2 days behind normal. Sixty-one percent of sorghum was turning color and beyond, 6 days behind last year and 3 days behind normal. Sorghum mature was 7 percent, 18 days behind last year and 14 days behind normal. Sorghum condition was 3 percent very poor, 9 percent poor, 36 percent fair, 49 percent good, and 3 percent excellent. Alfalfa hay 3rd cutting was 93 percent, 14 days ahead of normal. Pasture & Livestock Pasture conditions declined to 10 percent very poor, 21 percent poor, 45 percent fair, 23 percent good, and 1 percent excellent. Supply of hay and other roughages was 1 percent very short, 9 percent short, 79 percent adequate and 11 percent surplus. Some producers are starting to feed hay. Stock water supplies were 2 percent very short, 18 percent short, 78 percent adequate and 2 percent surplus. Weather Summary Temperatures were average to 4 degrees above average across the state. Precipitation averaged 0.15 of an inch statewide. The west central district reported 0.38 of an inch.

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Missouri Department of Agriculture Weekly Market Summary for September 13, 2013