Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 01/24/2011

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Receipts:  97    One Week Ago:  1226    Year Ago:  564

   With snow packed farm roads, there were too few cattle for a market test.
Supply light.  Demand good.  Cows and bulls were 25 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 56 percent of the run; heifers
were 44 percent.  Near 17 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1.  Medium and Large 1-2  few 350-
400 lbs 145.00-147.00; few 500-600 lbs 125.00-128.00; pkg 650 lbs 123.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 500 lbs 128.00; pkg 675 lbs
fleshy 108.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  few 440-500 lbs 124.00-128.00; few
500-515 lbs 124.00-125.00; pkg 633 lbs 114.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 415 lbs 143.00; 500-560 lbs
124.00-129.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    58.00-64.50     66.00-71.00
Boning         80-85    62.00           69.50            52.00
Lean           85-90    54.50

   Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2,  1150-1970 lbs, 68.00; low
dressing 64.00-64.50.

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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