Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 09/19/2011

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Receipts:  549    Last Week:  527    Year Ago:  620

   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 450 lbs 4.00 higher, over 450
lbs 2.00 to 5.00 lower and feeder heifers 2.00 to 7.00 lower. Supply light.
Demand light to moderate. Feeder offerings around 55 percent steers and bulls
and 45 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 30 percent. Cows around
17 percent. Slaughter cows 1.00 to 2.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  350-400 lbs 150.00-161.00; 400-450 lbs
146.00-160.75; 450-500 lbs 140.00-147.00; 500-600 lbs 132.00-144.25; 600-700
lbs 126.00-136.75; 700-800 lbs 126.00-135.00. Medium And Large 1-2  400-450
lbs 133.00-138.00; 500-550 lbs 124.00-134.00. 

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 128.00-136.00; 400-500 lbs
127.00-132.00; 500-550 lbs 120.00-129.00; 600-700 lbs 112.00-123.00; 700-800
lbs 115.00-120.00. Medium And Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 122.00-128.00; 400-500 lbs
120.00-128.00; 500-600 lbs 110.00-125.00; 600-650 lbs 110.00-116.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 125.00-147.50; 400-500 lbs
121.00-147.50; 500-600 lbs 112.50-131.00; 600-700 lbs 115.00-125.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    63.00-67.50     68.50-69.00      ------------
Boning         80-85    62.00-66.50     67.00-71.50      56.50-61.50
Lean           85-90    50.00-58.50     62.00-62.50      39.00-48.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1465-2100 lbs           74.25-79.50     ind 85.00        62.00-70.00

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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