Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 07/18/2011

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Receipts:  266    Week Ago:  469    Year Ago:  570

   Compared to last week, feeders lightly tested but with a lower
undertone.  Slaughter cows traded 1.00 to 3.00 lower.  Cows and bulls
were 27 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls
were 65 percent of the run; heifers 35 percent.  Near 19 percent of
feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-450 lbs 148.00-152.00; pkg
520 lbs 145.00; pkg 643 lbs 132.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  380-400 lbs
149.00-155.00; 425-500 lbs 145.00-149.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few 450-500 lbs 132.00-141.00;
few 600-650 lbs 127.25-129.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  280-300 lbs 144.00-
146.00; 335-350 lbs 139.00-142.00; 450-500 lbs 132.00-138.00; 500-600 lbs
123.00-132.00; pkg 605 lbs 123.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 152.00-158.00; 400-
500 lbs 136.00-152.00; 500-550 lbs 128.00-134.50; 600-650 lbs 124.00-
128.50; pkg 705 lbs 112.50.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    66.00-70.00     72.00
Boning         80-85    65.00-71.00     74.00            51.00-62.00
Lean           85-90    60.00-63.00                      46.00-55.00

   Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2,  1195-1675 lbs, 84.00-88.00.

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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