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

Chris Chinn, Director Davin Althoff, Division Director Tony Hancock, Editor agmarketnews.mo.gov http://www.ams.usda.gov/marketnews.htm

Eric R. Greitens, Governor Volume XXXVIII, Number 6 ♦ P.O. Box 630, Jefferson City, MO 65102 ♦ (573) 751-4211 ♦ Friday February 09, 2018 MISSOURI WEEKLY FEEDER CATTLE WEIGHTEDAVERAGE REPORT Receipts: 22,211 Week ago: 43,049 Year ago: 26,432 Steers and Heifers Medium and Large 1 Hols. Large 3

Fdr. STEERS: 356 lbs. 462 lbs. 550 lbs. 644 lbs. 734 lbs. 833 lbs. 920 lbs.

Fdr. HEIFERS:

197.84 195.63 179.07 164.74 153.90 143.53 136.88

365 lbs. 460 lbs. 546 lbs. 647 lbs. 736 lbs. 841 lbs. 929 lbs.

Hols. STEERS

169.50 698 lbs. 164.86 156.20 148.47 138.13 129.99 122.78

75.50

SOUTHERN MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (West Plains, Ava) Receipts: 4991 Week Ago: 6740 Year ago: 3907 Compared to last week, feeder calves steady to 5.00 higher, spots 8.00 higher. Yearlings light test, weaker undertone.

547 lbs. HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1

STEERS: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-850 lbs.

190.00-217.00 187.00-201.00 161.00-191.00 153.00-170.00 143.50-156.50 138.00-141.00

Holsteins: Large 3 Pkg 422 lbs.

300-400 lbs. 164.00-180.00 400-500 lbs. 157.50-180.00 500-600 lbs. 142.00-167.00 600-700 lbs. 135.00-146.00 700-800 lbs. 125.00-145.00 800-850 lbs. 130.00-132.50 643 lbs.

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (70-85% lean) 54.00-62.50, high dressing 85.00 61.00-73.00, low dressing 44.0055.00. Lean (85-90%) 48.0056.50 738 lbs.

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1220-2040 lbs. 79.00-87.50; high dressing 87.0095.00; low dressing 65.00-75.00 COW & CALF PAIRS: Medium and Large 1 4 yrs to short solid 975-1350 lbs with babies to 250 lb calves 1400.001550.00. Medium and Large 1-2 2 yrs to broken mouth with babies to 400 lb calves 1050.00-1600.00 per pair

Historical Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1 500-600 lbs. Weighted Average

REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1 4 yrs to short solid 970-1492 lbs 3rd stage 1100.00-1450.00. Medium and Large 1-2 1 1/2 to short 832 lbs. solid 980-1485 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 1000.00-1600.00; 7 yrs to broken mouth 905-1350 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 650.00-1100.00 per head

931 lbs.

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Year Ago Slaughter Steers and Heifers: Northeast Missouri: Steers: Choice 2-3 pkg 1355 lbs 120.50 Heifers: Choice 2-3 pkg 1348 lbs 121.00 East Central Missouri: High Choice 2-3 1250-1550 lbs 117.00-119.50. Select and Choice 2-3 1020-1450 lbs 104.00-115.50 SOUTHWEST MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Joplin and Springfield) Feeder Cattle Receipts: 5209 Week ago: 11,239 Year ago: 6849 Cow and Bull Receipts: 618 Week ago: 1359 Year ago: 1141 Compared to last week, feeder calves traded 2.00 to 5.00 higher early week, steady late week. Yearlings steady. Slaughter cows steady to 4.00 higher. Slaughter bulls steady to 3.00 higher with the increase late week. STEERS: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs.

200.00-215.00 178.00-210.00 161.50-190.00 146.00-170.00 137.00-153.00 136.00-147.00

HOLSTEINS: Large 3 Pkg 424 lbs. Lot 698 lbs.

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

152.00-184.00 152.50-167.00 142.00-164.00 131.50-155.00 127.00-139.00 120.00-130.00

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (70-85% lean) 54.0061.00, high dressing 57.50-68.00. 87.00 Lean (85-90%) 45.50-57.00 75.50 SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1245-2290 lbs 78.5089.50, high dressing 84.50-95.00, low dressing 67.50-80.00

REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1 5 yrs 1170-1355 lbs 3rd stage 1600.00-1675.00. Medium and Large 1-2 3-5 yrs 1070-1355 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 1175.00-1485.00, 1st stage 1310.00; 3-6 yrs 1070-1375 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 800.00-1050.00; short solid to aged 1050-1360 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 660.00-1035.00 per head

COW & CALF PAIRS: Medium and Large 1-2 5 yrs 1355 lbs with 370 lb calf 1475.00 per pair


WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Sedalia, Kingsville, Butler) Receipts: 1969 Week ago: 6132 Year ago: 4925 Compared to last week, a light test of feeders sold with mostly steady undertones, spots higher on steer calves under 525 lbs. Slaughter cows 1.00 to 1.00 higher. FEEDER STEERS: FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1 Medium and Large 1 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs.

185.00-208.00 169.50-203.50 158.75-169.50 144.00-159.25 136.50-145.00

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

175.00 155.00-173.00 147.00-171.00 142.00-155.00 134.50-138.00

REPLACEMENT COWS: Medi- SLAUGHTER COWS: Breakum and Large 1 2 yrs 1049-1110 ing and Boning (70-85% lean) lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 1550.00- 54.50-63.00. Lean (85-90%) 1800.00 per head 49.00-57.50 COW & CALF PAIRS: Scarce

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1200-2200 lbs 79.0085.00; high dressing 86.5087.00; low dressing 71.50-77.00

EAST CENTRAL MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Bowling Green, Kingdom City, Macon, Boonville) Receipts: 5232 Week ago: 7583 Year ago: 4635 Compared to last week, feeders steady to 5.00 higher. Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 higher. FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs.

200.00-211.00 196.00-208.50 168.00-194.00 158.00-174.00 148.00-164.50 139.75-144.50

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

165.00-182.50 160.00-172.50 150.00-166.00 145.00-153.25 135.50-147.00

SLAUGHTER STEERS and HEIFERS : Choice 2-4 12001650 lbs 120.00-128.25. Select 12 1000-1465 lbs 108.00-118.50

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning, (70-85% lean) Average dressing 55.00-60.00; high dressing 60.50-66.50. Lean (8590%) 46.00-53.00

BRED COWS: Scarce

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1200-2500 lbs 78.0087.00; high dressing 88.00-89.00; low dressing 72.50-76.00

NORTHEAST MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Palmyra, Unionville, Green City, New Cambria) Receipts: 4691 Week ago: 4975 Year ago: 1465 Slaughter Cattle Receipts: 15 Week Ago: 65 Year ago: 14 Compared to last week, feeders 4.00 to 10.00 higher. Slaughter cows steady to 3.00 higher. Slaughter steers and heifers steady to 1.00 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.

205.00-215.00 185.00-217.00 177.00-205.50 163.75-190.00 153.25-170.25 142.10-148.60

SLAUGHTER STEERS: Choice 2-3 pkg 1296 lbs 129.25

300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. Load 818 lbs.

170.00-192.00 168.00-190.00 157.50-180.50 148.25-164.00 139.85-147.00 139.50

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (75-85% lean) 52.5063.50, high dressing 65.25-70.00. Lean (85-90%) 51.00-62.50

SLAUGHTER HEIFERS: SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Choice 2-3 1200-1475 lbs 121.25 Grade 1-2 1560-2060 lbs 78.00-122.00 89.50; high dressing 89.00-90.00 REPLACEMENT COWS: Scarce COW & CALF PAIRS: Scarce

SOUTHEAST MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Farmington, Patton) Receipts: 1539 Week ago: 2609 Year ago: 2033 Compared to last week, feeders uneven from 2.00 lower to 6.00 higher. Slaughter cows steady. Slaughter bulls 3.00 higher. FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs.

FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1

174.00-210.00 169.00-190.50 157.00-184.50 145.00-179.00 132.00-154.00

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

139.00-171.00 145.00-164.00 135.00-155.00 121.00-145.00 121.00-135.50

REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2 3 yrs to short solid 830-1460 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 830.00-1285.00 per head

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (75-85% lean) 45.50 -57.00. Lean (85-90% lean) 40.50-47.50

COW & CALF PAIRS: Medium and Large 1-2 4-7 yrs 960-1390 lbs with 90-310 lb calves 1275.001585.00 per pair

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 few 1180-2195 lbs 67.00-83.50, high dressing 78.00 -98.50

SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (Cuba, Vienna) (week ending 02/02/18) Receipts: 2077 Week ago: 2842 Year ago: 1583 Compared to two weeks ago, feeders under 600 lbs 4.00 to 15.00 higher, over 600 last week, feeders steady to 4.00 higher, except some heifers over 650 lbs 1.00 to 2.00 lower. Slaughter cows 1.00 to 2.00 lower. FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs.

FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1

192.00-205.00 185.00-206.00 166.00-190.00 152.00-175.00 142.00-157.50

350-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-750 lbs.

161.00-170.00 160.00-167.00 144.00-163.00 134.50-146.50 131.50-142.25

REPLACEMENT COWS: Medium and Large 1-2 few 4-6 yrs 1050-1375 lbs 1st to 3rd stage 1025.00-1375.00 per head

SLAUGHTER COWS: Breaking and Boning (70-85% lean) 53.00-59.00. Lean (85-90%) 48.00-53.50

COW & CALF PAIRS: Scarce

SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1375-2100 lbs 78.0086.00, low dressing 67.00-77.50

NORTHWEST MISSOURI WEEKLY SUMMARY (St Joseph) Receipts: 102 Week ago: 4006 Year ago: 2170 Compared to last week, feeders traded steady to 5.00 lower, spots 9 lower, except some midweight steers 3.00 higher. (Feeder prices and feeder trend from week ending 02/02/18) Slaughter cows steady to 3.00 higher. Slaughter bulls steady to 3.00 lower. FEEDER STEERS: Medium and Large 1 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 800-900 lbs.

181.00-210.00 170.00-196.00 151.00-179.00 141.00-160.50 132.00-145.75

FEEDER HEIFERS: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs. 400-500 lbs. 500-600 lbs. 600-700 lbs. 700-800 lbs. 853 lbs.

174.00-184.00 154.50-169.00 137.75-159.50 135.50-159.50 120.00-140.00 120.00

SLAUGHTER BULLS: SLAUGHTER COWS: Yield Grade 1-2 1630-2575 lbs Breaking and Boning (70-85% lean) 73.00-82.00, low dressing 65.00 50.00-60.00. Lean (85-90%) 48.0056.00 BRED COWS: Medium and COW-CALF PAIRS: Scarce Large 1 5-8 yrs 1410 lbs 2nd stage 1100.00; short solid 1150 lbs 3rd stage 710.00 per head


MISSOURI WEEKLY DIRECT WEANER AND FEEDER PIG REPORT

Receipts: 7154 Weaner pigs sold unevenly steady. Feeder pigs no recent sales reported. Prices per head. Early weaned pigs 10 lb. base weights FOB the farm 0% negotiated, 4097 head, 10 lbs, 38.00-46.00, weighted average 42.56. Early weaned pigs 10 lb base weights, delivered 72% negotiated, 3057 head, 10 lbs, 39.50-72.00, weighted average 62.89

WEEKLY COMMODITY GRAIN FUTURES TRENDS Compared to last Friday: Soybeans .03 to .05 higher, Wheat .01 to .03 higher, Corn unch to .01 higher, Kansas City Wheat .02 to .05 higher, Soybean Meal 8.40 to 12.40 higher. Daily Grain Futures Closes

WHOLESALE FEEDSTUFFS PRICES (DOLLARS PER TON-BULK BASIS) Area

Soybean Meal 48% Solvent

Cottonseed Meal 41% Solvent

Meat Meal

Mon. Wheat Middlings

Kansas City 311.20

320.00

227.50

170.00

St. Louis

n/a

n/a

140.00

339.50

MISSOURI WEEKLY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE REPORT Weekly Receipts: 80 Week ago: 520 Year ago: 120 Trading from late last Friday remains light with most producers passing bids at this time. LIVE STEERS & HEIFERS: No sales reported

DRESSED STEERS & HEIFERS: No sales reported

GRADE AND WEIGHT (Grid): Thursday 2 loads 202.00 By-Product Feed Prices Alfalfa Pellets, St. Louis MO 235.00; Corn Gluten Feed pelleted, South MO FOB 159.00-166.00; Distillers Grain Dried, FOB Southern MO 162.50; Soy Hulls Kansas City, MO 130.00. Prices per ton. Norwood—Producers Auction Yards Special Dairy Heifer Sale Report for 02/08/2018 Receipts: 165 Last Month Special: 200 Year Ago: 234 Springer Heifers Bred Seven to Nine Months: Approved 775.00-860.00, Jersey 900.00-925.00. Medium Ind 700.00, ind crossbred 750.00, ind Jersey 650.00. Heifers Bred Four to Six Months: Approved 850.00-910.00. Medium 700.00-710.00. Common 440.00-500.00, Individual Crossbred 500.00. Open heifers: Approved 341-382 lbs 320.00-375.00; 405 lbs Pair Jerseys 330.00. Medium 200-300 lbs Individual Crossbred 135.00; 300400 lbs Crossbred 230.00-240.00; 765 lbs Pair 600.00. Fresh Milking Heifers and Cows: Common individual Jersey 500.00. Bred and Springer Cows: Common Jerseys 400.00-475.00. Baby Calves: Holstein Heifers Individual 150.00. Holstein Bulls Large 150.00-175.00, Small 75.0085.00. Crossbred Bulls 65.00-75.00. Beef Cross Heifers- 170.00-300.00. Beef Cross bulls 210.00-230.00.

Diamond - TS Whites Sheep and Goat Sale Thursday Sheep and Goat Auction for 02/01/18 Receipts: 561 Last Month: 561 Last Year: 1636 SHEEP: Feeder Lambs, mostly hair: Medium and Large 1-2 48-59 lbs 255.00-275.00. Medium and Large 2-3 45-52 lbs 222.50-250.00. Slaughter Lambs, mostly hair: Choice Prime 2-4 61-76 lbs 260.00-273.00; 8089 lbs 237.50-255.00; 90-115 lbs 188.00-217.50; 106-140 lbs 140.00179.00; 170-205 lbs 60.00-75.00. Choice 1-3 62-75 lbs 240.00-257.50; 85-95 lbs 212.50-223.00. Several Families of hair ewes with single or twin lambs: Small and Medium 2-3 60.00-95.00 Per Head. Replacement Ewes, mostly hair: Medium and Large 1-2 80-160 lbs 130.00-155.00. Medium and Large 2-3 77-135 lbs 100.00-125.00. Slaughter Ewes: Utility and Good 1-3 95-165 lbs 60.00-95.00. Replacement Hair Rams: Medium and Large 1-2 85-140 lbs 120.00-50.00. Slaughter Rams. 170-270 lbs 80.00-95.00. GOATS: Feeder kids: Selection 2 80.00-85.00 Per Head; 30 -35 lbs 270.00-285.00. Slaughter Kids: Selection 1 40-75 lbs 272.50295.00; 79-145 lbs 165.00-190.00. Selection 2 40-60 lbs 257.50-270.00. Selection 3 45-65 lbs 190.00-205.00. Replacement Does: Selection 1-2 75-155 lbs 140.00-170.00; 218 lbs 130.00. Slaughter Does: Selection 2-3 80-190 lbs 100.00-137.50; 68-95 lbs 140.00-165.00. Replacement Bucks: Selection 1 135-140 lbs 170.00-175.00. Slaughter Bucks: Selection 2 85 -180 lbs 135.00-155.00

Tues.

Wed.

Thu.

Fri.

Soybeans Mar May Jul Aug Sep

969 3/4 986 1/4 981 1/4 997 3/4 991 1/4 1007 1/2 993 3/4 1009 3/4 990 1/2 1005 1/2

Wheat Mar May Jul Sep Dec

440 1/4 452 1/2 467 481 1/4 500

446 1/4 459 473 487 1/2 506 3/4

460 1/2 473 486 1/4 500 518 3/4

456 1/4 469 1/4 482 1/2 497 516 1/2

449 461 474 3/4 489 3/4 509 3/4

Corn Mar May Jul Sep Dec

358 3/4 366 1/2 374 1/4 381 1/4 389 1/2

363 1/2 371 1/4 378 3/4 385 3/4 393 1/2

365 1/4 372 3/4 380 1/4 387 394 3/4

365 3/4 373 1/4 381 387 1/4 395

362 369 3/4 377 1/2 384 1/4 392 1/4

KC Wheat Mar May Jul Sep Dec

461 3/4 476 1/2 491 506 524 3/4

469 484 499 1/2 514 1/2 533 3/4

481 495 3/4 511 1/2 526 3/4 545 3/4

474 1/2 489 1/2 506 1/4 522 541 3/4

465 1/2 480 1/2 497 1/4 513 1/2 533 1/4

SB Meal Mar May Jul Aug Sep

327.00 331.00 333.30 333.20 333.00

331.70 335.40 337.50 337.10 336.50

335.40 339.10 341.10 340.00 339.20

341.70 345.10 346.40 345.00 343.70

343.80 346.60 347.60 345.60 343.80

983 987 3/4 994 1/4 998 3/4 1004 1008 1/4 1005 3/4 1009 3/4 1001 1005

983 993 1/2 1003 1/2 1005 1000 1/4

WEEKLY COMMODITY FUTURES TRENDS Compared to last week: Live Cattle .33 to 2.58 lower, Lean Hogs 2.03 to 4.70 lower, Feeder Cattle 2.50 to 4.72 lower. Daily Futures Closes Mon.

Tues.

Wed.

Thu.

Fri.

Cattle Feb Apr Jun Aug Oct

126.12 125.47 116.95 113.82 115.67

125.62 124.57 115.82 112.72 114.72

125.60 123.97 115.72 113.27 115.40

125.77 123.72 115.52 113.00 114.87

126.52 123.62 115.42 112.82 114.60

Feb Apr May Jun Jul

75.82 73.32 78.30 82.70 82.85

74.75 74.42 77.10 81.40 81.40

73.85 69.22 75.10 79.60 80.42

73.40 69.45 75.02 79.62 80.50

73.17 68.85 74.77 79.00 80.00

Fdr Cat Mar Apr May Aug Sep

149.67 150.52 150.32 152.97 152.97

148.72 149.42 149.12 152.05 152.35

148.30 149.35 149.35 152.32 152.45

147.25 148.65 148.92 151.70 152.05

146.40 147.75 148.32 151.00 151.42

13.74 13.68 13.60 13.47 13.73 13.69 13.59 13.51 13.87 13.85 13.77 13.70 INTERIOR MISSOURI DIRECT HOGS

13.47 13.63 13.77

Milk Feb Mar Apr

Weekly Receipts: 1474 Week ago: 1411 Year ago: 3060 Compared to last week, barrows and gilts 3.00 to 5.00 higher. Sows 3.00 to 7.00 higher. BARROWS AND GILTS: Base carcass meat price 66.0067.00. Weekly top Mon 69.00

SOWS: 300-500 lbs. 36.00-44.00 Over 500 lbs. 43.00-50.00


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February 09, 2018

Missouri Weekly Hay Summary - Week ending 02/02/2018

MISSOURI GRAIN WEEKLY TRENDS Weekly Trends: Soybeans .01 to .09 higher, Wheat .02 to .03 higher, Corn .02 lower to .01 higher, Sorghum .69 lower to .02 higher.

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

9.34-9.48 9.25-9.39 9.41-9.56 9.38-9.53 9.43-9.57 9.38-9.53

3.82-4.02 3.75-3.95 3.81-4.02 3.95-4.16 3.91-4.12 3.84-4.05

3.37-3.46 3.34-3.44 3.39-3.48 3.40-3.50 3.41-3.51 3.37-3.47

6.26 —— 5.76 5.80 5.64 5.57

St. Louis Friday** Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

9.74-9.77 9.67 9.82-9.83 9.75-9.79 9.80-9.83 9.76-9.78

4.46-4.63 4.40-4.56 4.46-4.63 4.60-4.78 4.56-4.73 4.49-4.65

3.72 3.68-3.69 3.73-3.74 3.74-3.75 3.74 3.70

6.35 6.30 6.39 6.42-6.51 6.42-6.51 6.37-6.46

Central Friday** Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

9.23-9.24 9.14-9.15 9.31 9.28 9.32-9.33 9.28

3.66-3.76 3.60 3.66 3.80-3.81 3.76 3.69

3.26-3.32 3.24-3.29 3.28-3.34 3.30-3.35 3.31-3.36 3.27-3.32

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S.E. MO Friday** Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

9.69-9.91 9.60-9.71 9.81-9.88 9.67-9.84 9.78-9.87 9.75-9.83

4.53 4.47 4.61 4.68 4.68 4.62

3.67-3.72 3.64-3.68 3.73-3.81 3.65-3.83 3.68-3.83 3.65-3.78

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(PRICES PER BU. EXCEPT GR. SORG. PER CWT) *NEW CROP **PREVIOUS WEEK’S PRICES

Another repeat week of what one would expect in Missouri the first week of February. Waves of cold fronts producing various winter weather has been the case lately. The latest drought monitor is basically unchanged all but a tiny 1 percent of the state in the far southeast corner along the river is either abnormally dry or officially in drought. Hay movement is light to moderate most sales continue to be to horse owners in small amounts. Hay supplies are moderate, demand is moderate and prices are steady to firm. 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/ for listings of hay http://agebb.missouri.edu/haylst/ (All prices f.o.b. and per ton unless specified and on most recent reported sales price listed as round bales based generally on 5x6 bales with weights of approximately 1200-1500 lbs). Supreme quality Alfalfa (RFV <185) 180.00-250.00 Small squares 6.50-8.00 per bale Premium quality Alfalfa (RFV 170-180) 160.00-200.00 Good quality Alfalfa (RFV 150-170) 120.00-160.00 small squares 5.00-7.00 per bale Fair quality Alfalfa (RFV 130-150) 100.00-120.00 Good quality Mixed Grass hay 75.00-100.00 Small squares 4.00-6.00 per bale (some alfalfa/grass mix) Fair to Good quality Mixed Grass hay 50.00-80.00 small squares 3.00-5.00 per bale Fair quality Mixed Grass hay 20.00-35.00 per large round bale Good quality Bromegrass 100.00-150.00 Fair to Good quality Bromegrass 50.00-80.00 Wheat straw 3.00-6.00 per small square bale

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