Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 05/24/2010

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Receipts:   801     Last week:  1202    Year ago:   302 

   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 650 lbs 2.00 to 3.00 lower,
feeder heifers under 650 lbs steady, not enough feeder steers or heifers 
over 650 lbs to establish trend. Supply light. Demand moderate. Feeder
offerings around 56 percent steers and bulls and 44 percent heifers.
offerings over 600 lbs around 16 percent. Cows around 23 percent. Slaughter
cows 1.00 to 2.00 lower.


   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1  pkg 288 lbs 134.00; 300-400 lbs 128.00
-136.00; 400-500 lbs 126.00-134.25; 500-600 lbs 116.00-129.00; 600-650 lbs 
116.00-120.00; 700-800 lbs 108.00-110.00; 805-830 lbs 93.00-94.00; 900-916 
Lbs 96.00-97.00. Medium And Large 1-2 350-400 lbs 112.00-116.00; 400-500 lbs
114.00-123.00; 550-600 lbs 105.00-118.00; 600-625 lbs 106.00-118.00.


   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 115.00-126.00; 400-500 
110.50-121.75; 500-600 lbs 105.00-117.00; pkg fancy 502 lbs 118.50; 600-700
Lbs 100.00-111.25; 700-720 lbs 102.50-103.00. Medium And Large 1-2 300-400
Lbs 110.00-118.00; 400-500 lbs 105.00-112.50; 500-600 lbs 100.00-112.50; 600
-650 lbs 96.50-108.50; pkg 793 90.00.

   Feeder Bulls: Medium And Large 1-2 300-400 lbs 123.00-133.00; 400-500 lbs
105.00-112.50; 500-600 lbs 96.00-122.00; 600-700 lbs 104.00-111.50; 700-800
Lbs 92.00-107.00.

   Slaughter cows: 
              Percent lean   Bulk          High dressing     Low dressing
Breaking      70-80          55.00-60.50   61.00-63.50       51.00-53.00
Boning        80-85          52.50-58.50   59.50-63.50       45.00-50.00
                                      Few  65.50-68.00
Lean          85-90          50.00-56.00   57.00-60.00       40.25-46.00
                                                     Shelly  32.00-36.00

   Slaughter bulls: YG 1-2
1190-2015                    68.00-73.00   75.00-79.00        ----------


Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, MO
         Brian K. Fleischmann, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS147.txt

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