Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 07/26/2010

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Receipts:  490    One Week Ago:  570    Year Ago:  633

   Compared to last week, steers steady except six weights weak-2.00 lower;
heifers firm-2.00 higher except five weights weak-2.00 lower.  Slaughter
cows steady.  Demand moderate-good.  Cows and bulls were 21 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 49 percent of the
run; heifers 51 percent.  Near 35 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  few 335-375 lbs 134.00-140.00;
few 400-465 lbs 130.00-133.00; 500-550 lbs 120.00-130.00; 600-700 lbs
111.75-118.00; pkg 776 lbs 110.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  500-600 lbs
119.00-123.50; 600-700 lbs 114.00-116.00; pkg 700 lbs 112.75; pkg
840 lbs 108.00.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 322 lbs 126.00.  Large 1  pkg
770 lbs 106.00.  Medium 1-2  395-458 lbs 115.00-118.00.  Large 3
Holsteins  pkg 573 lbs 80.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few 435-465 lbs 115.00-119.00;
few 520-530 lbs 112.00-114.00; 600-665 lbs 110.00-112.75; 730-765 lbs
104.00-106.25, full 102.25.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 118.00-
122.00; 400-500 lbs 115.00-120.00; 500-600 lbs 111.00-115.75, full
108.00-110.00; 600-655 lbs 109.00-113.25; pkg 775 lbs 104.00.  Medium
and Large 2  pkg 526 lbs 106.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 126.00-134.50; 400-
500 lbs 118.25-133.00; 500-535 lbs 112.00-116.00; few 600-630 lbs
112.00-116.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    55.00-60.00     61.00-63.50      52.00
Boning         80-85    55.50-61.50     62.00-69.00      53.00-55.00
Lean           85-90    51.50-53.00     59.50            44.00-48.00

   Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2,  1150-2000 lbs, few 75.00-75.50;
high dressing 80.00; low dressing or fleshy 62.00-68.00.

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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