Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 09/12/2011

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Receipts:  527    Week Ago:  947    Year Ago:  778

   Compared to last week, calves 400-600 lbs steady to 5.00 higher on a
good test of calves; feeders over 600 lbs steady near steady on a light
test of yearlings.  Slaughter cows traded steady to 1.00 higher.  Cows and
bulls were 13 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls
were 66 percent of the run; heifers 34 percent.  Near 25 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  340-400 lbs 150.00-158.00; 400-
500 lbs 146.50-156.50; 500-600 lbs 142.00-150.50; 600-655 lbs 132.00-
138.00; pkg 710 lbs 128.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  365-400 lbs 148.50-
152.00; 400-500 lbs 142.00-154.00; 500-600 lbs 136.00-145.00; 600-
700 lbs 124.50-137.25;  879 lbs 118.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 140.00-143.00; 400-
500 lbs 128.00-143.00; 500-550 lbs 126.00-131.50; 600-675 lbs 118.00-
120.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  355-400 lbs 136.00-143.50; 400-450 lbs
128.00-139.25; 500-600 lbs 124.00-126.00; 640-650 lbs 120.50-122.00.
Large 1  pkg 430 lbs 124.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 132.00-146.00; 500-
600 lbs 122.00-139.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    64.50-69.50     75.50-78.00      60.00
Boning         80-85    65.00-69.00     70.00-70.50      54.50
Lean           85-90    55.00                            42.00-53.00

   Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2,  1165-2065 lbs, 74.00-81.50; low
dressing 66.00.

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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