Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 07/05/2010

Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Receipts:  447    One Week Ago:  720    Year Ago:  700

   Compared to last week, feeders near steady on a holiday shortened run.
Demand moderate to good.  Slaughter cows near steady-firm.  Cows and bulls
were 13 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
60 percent of the run; heifers 40 percent.  Near 65 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  610-635 lbs 118.00-120.00;
710-750 lbs 110.00-114.00; load 800-820 lbs 107.00-109.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  443-500 lbs 126.50-128.00; 515-600 lbs 120.50-124.00, fleshy
119.00-119.50; pkg 655 lbs 114.00; few 700-725 lbs 108.00-110.00.
Medium and Large 2  pkg 458 lbs 122.00; pkg 582 lbs 117.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  425-440 lbs fleshy 114.00-116.00;
450-470 lbs 114.00-118.00; 515-525 lbs 115.00-115.75; 600-700 lbs 106.00-
112.25; pkg 725 lbs 104.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 114.00-
118.50, fleshy/full 110.00-112.00; few 575-595 lbs 110.00; 650-670 lbs
106.25-110.00; lot 732 lbs 102.00.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 495 lbs 111.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-450 lbs 124.00-128.00; 500-
600 lbs 110.00-120.00; 650-670 lbs 105.00-106.25.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    56.00-60.75     61.25-64.50      52.00
Boning         80-85    54.00-59.00     61.00-66.00      48.25-53.50
Lean           85-90    49.25-49.75                      42.00-48.00

  Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2,  1535-2195 lbs, ind 69.50; low
dressing 65.00-67.00.

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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