Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 02/21/2011

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Receipts:  1471    Last Week:  794    Year Ago:  729

   Compared to last week, feeder steers steady to 6.00 higher and heifers
2.00 to 5.00 higher. Supply moderate to heavy. Demand very good as the feeders 
were of good quality again this week. Feeder offerings around 62 percent steers
and bulls and 38 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 36 percent.
Cows around 7 percent. Slaughter cows steady to 3.00 higher.	

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  300-400 lbs 158.00-166.00; 400-450 lbs
158.00-166.00; 450-500 lbs 152.00-157.00; 500-550 lbs 141.50-150.00; 550-600
Lbs 135.00-145.00; 600-650 lbs 130.00-138.00; 650-700 lbs 125.00-134.00; 700-
800 lbs 115.00-124.25; pkg 807 lbs 117.00. Medium And Large 1-2  300-350 lbs
139.00-150.00; 350-400 lbs 134.00-150.00; 400-450 lbs 143.00-155.00; 450-500
140.00-148.00; 500-600 lbs 126.00-140.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-350 lbs 132.00-145.00; 350-400 lbs
130.00-140.00; 400-500 lbs 128.50-139.00; 500-550 lbs 127.75-135.75; 550-600 lbs
121.50-129.50; 600-700 lbs 112.25-123.75; 700-750 lbs 110.00-116.00. Medium
And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 120.00-131.00; 400-500 lbs 118.00-129.00; 500-600
Lbs 115.00-127.00; 600-700 lbs 116.00-122.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 135.00-150.00; 400-450 lbs
138.00-156.50; 450-500 lbs 132.00-148.00; 500-550 lbs 132.00-146.50; 550-600
Lbs 125.00-141.00; 600-700 lbs 115.00-126.00; 700-800 lbs 108.00-116.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    67.00-73.50     74.00-74.50      ------------
Boning         80-85    62.00-69.00     72.00-79.00      52.00-60.00
                                    Few 81.00-83.50
Lean           85-90    49.00-59.00     61.00-67.50      40.00-47.00

   Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2
1235-2220 lbs           87.00-89.50     -----------      69.00-79.00


Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, MO
         Brian K. Fleischmann, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 hour recorded report (573) 522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS147.txt

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