Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 10/17/2011

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Receipts:  707    Week Ago:  1158    Year Ago:  1000

   Compared to last week, calves sold 2.00 to 4.00 higher with yearlings
not well tested.  Slaughter cows traded another 2.00 to 3.00 higher from
last weeks higher trade.  Cows and bulls were 12 percent of receipts.  In
the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 69 percent of the run; heifers
31 percent.  Near 31 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  300-400 lbs 157.00-169.00; 400-
500 lbs 144.00-155.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-153.00; 600-700 lbs 130.00-
142.50; 725-760 lbs 130.00-134.00; pkg fleshy 775 lbs 128.00; pkg 857 lbs;
122.00; pkg 975 lbs 120.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  335-400 lbs 155.00-
160.00; 400-500 lbs 144.50-159.00; 500-600 lbs 133.00-153.50; 625-700 lbs
130.25-144.50.  Large 3 Holsteins  pkg 690 lbs 92.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few 350-400 lbs 132.00-135.00; 400-
500 lbs 126.00-136.00; 500-600 lbs 126.00-127.50; 600-700 lbs 120.00-125.75;
Pkg 709 lbs fleshy 118.50; few 775-800 lbs 120.00; lot 830 lbs fleshy 116.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 125.00-133.00; 500-600 lbs 121.00-126.00,
fleshy 118.75; 650-700 lbs 119.00-119.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 136.00-152.00; 500-
600 lbs 128.00-143.00; 600-700 lbs 122.00-128.00; pkg 758 lbs 114.50.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    62.00-67.00     69.00-73.00      51.50-60.00
Boning         80-85    62.00-68.00     68.50-75.00      57.00
                                          Ind 79.50
Lean           85-90    52.00-62.00                      44.00-50.00

   Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2, 1280-1955 lbs, 69.00-72.00; low
dressing 63.00-68.00.

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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