Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 08/30/2010

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Receipts:   674     Last Week:   1053    Year ago:   641 

   Compared to last week, steers steady to 3.00 higher and heifers
steady to 1.00 higher. Demand good. Supply light. Feeder offerings around
50 percent steers and bulls and 50 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs
around 47 percent. Cows around 13 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.


   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 129.00-136.00; 400-450 lbs
128.00-136.00; 450-500 lbs 123.00-134.00; 500-550 lbs 120.00-133.00; few
fancy 510-518 lbs 132.50-134.50; 550-600 lbs 119.00-126.00; 600-700 lbs 117.00-
125.00; 700-800 lbs 110.00-121.00; 800-850 lbs 111.75-113.50; 850-900 lbs 99.00-
112.50. Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 112.00-124.00; 550-600 lbs 113.00-
125.00.


   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 124.00-125.00; 400-450 lbs
116.00-121.00; 500-550 lbs 112.00-117.00; 550-600 lbs 105.00-115.00; 600-650 lbs
108.00-120.00; 650-700 lbs 105.00-115.00; 700-800 lbs 103.00-111.00. Medium and
Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 114.00-119.50; 400-500 lbs 112.00-116.00; 500-600 lbs 104.00-114.00; 600-700 lbs 95.00-113.00; pkg 848 lbs 90.50. Large 1 pkg 526 lbs
114.10.

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 124.00-135.00; 400-500 lbs
114.00-131.00; 500-600 lbs 106.00-123.75; 600-700 lbs 100.00-114.75; 700-800 lbs
98.50-108.00.

   Slaughter cows: 
              Percent lean   Bulk          High dressing     Low dressing
Breaking      70-80          57.00-60.00   61.00-66.00       53.75-56.50 
Boning        80-85          58.00-62.50   63.00-68.50       53.00-57.00 
Lean          85-90          52.00-56.50   59.00-62.00       46.00-49.00 

   Slaughter bulls: YG 1-2
1070-1755 lbs                68.00-72.00   -----------       62.00-64.50 


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_LS139.txt

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