Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 01/17/2011

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Receipts:  1226    One Week Ago:  708    Year Ago:  1590

   Compared to last week, heifers under 600 lbs and all steers sold 2.00
to 5.00 higher; heifers over 600 lbs were not well tested last week but
had a higher undertone.  Slaughter cows traded 2.00 to 4.00 higher.
Feeders demand was very good with active trade.  Cows and bulls were
14 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
54 percent of the run; heifers were 46 percent.  Near 44 percent of
feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  few 350-400 lbs 150.00-153.00;
400-500 lbs 141.00-147.50; 500-600 lbs 131.75-142.00; 600-700 lbs 123.75-
134.00; 700-800 lbs 116.00-123.00; 810-840 lbs 114.00-115.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 147.00-153.50; 400-500 lbs 141.00-148.50; 500-
600 lbs 128.00-142.50; 600-700 lbs 119.25-130.75; pkg 756 lbs 117.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few 350-400 lbs 129.00-134.00;
400-500 lbs 126.00-132.50; 500-600 lbs 121.50-127.50; 600-700 lbs 116.00-
120.50; 700-750 lbs 114.00-116.85.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
124.50-130.00; 400-500 lbs 123.00-130.50; 500-600 lbs 116.00-126.00; 600-
700 lbs 114.00-119.00, full 114.00; pkg 786 lbs 110.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 450-500 lbs 141.00-144.50;
500-600 lbs 120.00-136.00; 600-700 lbs 116.00-123.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    57.00-65.50     66.00-72.50      50.00-55.00
                                          Ind 79.50
Boning         80-85    54.50-65.00     66.00-75.50      49.00-54.50
Lean           85-90    50.00-54.00                      42.00-49.50

   Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2,  1415-2085 lbs, 68.00-77.00; high
dressing 79.00-84.50; low dressing 54.50-67.50.

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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