Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 03/14/2011

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Receipts:  875   One Week Ago:  1160    Year Ago:  700

   Compared to last week, steers from 500 to 650 lbs sold 3.00 to 9.00
higher; other steers near steady; heifers under 400 lbs sold 3.00 to 5.00
higher; heifers from 400 to 600 lbs 1.00 to 2.00 lower; heavier heifers
firm to 2.00 higher.  Demand very good with active trade.  Slaughter cows
traded 1.00 to 2.00 higher.  Cows and bulls were 10 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 55 percent of the run; heifers
45 percent.  Near 47 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  few 350-400 lbs 168.00-171.00; 400-
500 lbs 153.00-169.00; 500-550 lbs 157.00-163.75; 550-600 lbs 140.50-
146.25; 600-650 lbs 136.00-147.50; 650-700 lbs 128.00-136.00; 700-800 lbs
122.00-125.75, fleshy 795 lbs 117.00; 800-850 lbs 120.00-124.00, fleshy
896 lbs 114.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 161.00-171.00; 400-
500 lbs 153.00-166.00, Brahman X 158.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-160.00, Brahman
X 138.00; 600-700 lbs 123.00-146.75; pkg 758 lbs 126.85; pkg 778 lbs Brahman
X 118.00; pkg 875 lbs 118.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 140.00-143.00; 400-
500 lbs 132.00-140.00; 500-600 lbs 127.50-139.50; 600-700 lbs 122.85-127.25;
700-800 lbs 116.00-120.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 136.00-146.00;
400-500 lbs 131.00-140.00; 500-600 lbs 122.00-134.00; 600-700 lbs 120.00-
122.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 151.00-165.50; 500-
600 lbs 129.50-146.50; 600-700 lbs 121.25-139.25; 700-750 lbs 112.00-120.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    69.00-77.00     79.00-83.00
Boning         80-85    69.00-79.50     83.00-88.00
Lean           85-90    73.00                            50.00

   Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2,  1080-2020 lbs, 82.00-88.00; high
dressing 92.00-94.00; low dressing 72.00.

   Cow and Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 10 hd, 6-7 yrs, 1000-
1125 lbs, with 260-360 lb calves, 1575.00 per pair.
 

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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