Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 09/13/2010

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Receipts:  778    One Week Ago:  1012    Year Ago:  703

   Compared to last week, calves under 600 lbs 1.00-3.00 lower; calves
over 600 lbs and yearlings steady to 3.00 higher.  Slaughter cows steady
to 2.00 higher.  There was a better test of calves last week and a better
test of yearlings this week.  Demand moderate to good.  Supply moderate.
Cows and bulls were 18 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers
and bulls were 50 percent of the run; heifers 50 percent.  Near 64 percent
of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  600-650 lbs 119.25-123.75; lot
761 lbs 115.10; lot 835 lbs 109.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  few 320-
360 lbs 131.00-135.00; few 430-500 lbs 123.00-126.00; 500-600 lbs 120.00-
127.00, fleshy 116.50; 600-650 lbs 117.00-122.50; lot 740 lbs 110.60;
lot 892 lbs 108.50.  Large 1  pkg 584 lbs 115.00; 655 lbs 112.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few 450-465 lbs 114.00-115.00;
few 500-515 lbs 114.00-115.50; 620-700 lbs 107.00-112.10; load 740-745 lbs
105.35-106.00; lot 824 lbs 103.85.  Medium and Large 1-2  few 300-400 lbs
120.00-123.00; 400-500 lbs 112.00-119.00, fleshy 111.00-114.00; 500-600 lbs
109.50-114.00, fleshy/full 105.00-108.75; 600-700 lbs 107.25-114.00, fleshy/
full 104.50-107.50; pkg 751 lbs fleshy 104.50; pkg 818 lbs 102.00.  Medium
and Large 2  pkg 561 lbs 104.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 115.00-126.00; 500-
600 lbs 108.00-118.00; 600-650 lbs 106.00-109.50.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    54.00-59.50     60.50-64.75
Boning         80-85    53.50-59.50     62.50-67.75
Lean           85-90    52.00-54.00                      42.00-46.50

   Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2,  1440-2015 lbs, 68.00-76.50; low
dressing 63.00-65.00.

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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