Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 05/10/2010

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Receipts:  840    One Week Ago:  850    Year Ago:  1054

   Compared to last week, 300-500 lb steers 2.00 to 5.00 lower; five 
weight steers firm-5.00 higher; heavier steers not a good comparison
with last week.   Heifers under 500 lbs steady-2.00 lower; five weight
heifers steady-2.00 higher; heavier heifers 2.00-4.00 higher.  Slaughter
cows steady to 2.00 higher.  Cows and bulls were 15 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 60 percent of the run;
heifers 40 percent.  Near 32 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  400-500 lbs 133.00-137.50; 500-
600 lbs 128.75-134.00; 800-850 lbs 108.00-109.75.  Medium and Large 1-2
300-400 lbs 132.00-140.00; 400-500 lbs 125.00-135.00; 500-600 lbs 124.00-
134.00; 600-700 lbs 114.00-125.00, fleshy 110.00; 740-788 lbs 112.75-
114.00, Brahman X 111.00.  Large 3 Holsteins  pkg 585 lbs 73.00; 650-
665 lbs 72.00-74.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 115.00-122.00; 500-
600 lbs 113.50-120.00; 675-685 lbs 109.50-109.75; pkg 753 lbs 109.75;
pkg 841 lbs 98.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 120.00-124.00; 400-
500 lbs 115.00-122.00; 500-600 lbs 110.00-117.25; 600-700 lbs 108.00-
114.00; pkg 738 lbs 106.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  375-400 lbs 128.00-130.00; 400-
500 lbs 124.00-133.50; 500-600 lbs 116.00-130.00; 600-700 lbs 110.00-
120.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    54.00-62.00     63.00-66.00
Boning         80-85    56.50-62.00     63.00-68.00
Lean           85-90    52.00-58.50     61.00-62.00      43.00-46.00

  Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2,  1540-2135 lbs, 72.00-78.00; high
dressing 82.50-83.00; low dressing 55.00.

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, MO
         Richard L Kramer, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 hour recorded report (573) 522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS147.txt

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