Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 08/22/2011

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Receipts:  731    2 Weeks Ago:  947    Year Ago:  1053

   Compared to two weeks ago, feeder steers under 600 lbs 3.00 to 10.00
higher, over 600 lbs steady to 3.00 higher and feeder heifers 2.00 to 7.00
higher. Supply moderate. Demand good. Feeder offerings around 56 percent
steers and bulls and 44 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around
41 percent. Cows around 14 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 152.00-162.50; pkg thin
fleshed 353 lbs 165.00; 400-450 lbs 142.00-153.00; pkg thin fleshed 444 lbs
158.00; 450-500 lbs 139.00-150.50; 500-600 lbs 138.00-151.00; 600-700 lbs 
128.00-139.75; 700-800 lbs 126.00-132.00; 800-850 lbs 122.00-124.00. Medium 
and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 138.00-149.75; 500-600 lbs 126.00-137.00; 650-
700 lbs 126.00-126.25; 700-710 lbs 115.00-120.00. 

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 142.00-152.00; 400-500
lbs 134.00-143.50; 500-600 lbs 125.00-131.75; 600-700 lbs 122.00-130.00; 700
-750 lbs 123.00-127.10; pkg 838 lbs 119.75. Medium And Large 1-2  350-400 lbs
126.00-140.00; 400-500 lbs 122.00-132.00; pkg thin fleshed 450 lbs 143.00;
500-600 lbs 122.00-131.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 142.00-160.50; 400-500 
lbs 132.00-155.00; 500-600 lbs 118.00-139.00; 600-700 lbs 110.00-126.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    69.75-73.00     74.00-76.50      61.00-67.50
Boning         80-85    65.00-69.50     71.00-77.00      ------------
Lean           85-90    57.00-63.00     64.00-69.00      43.00-49.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
995-2085 lbs            81.00-84.50     -----------      67.00-72.00

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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