Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 10/31/2011

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Receipts:  923    Week Ago:  1135    Year Ago:  1277

   Compared to last week, steers steady to 2.00 lower; heifers steady to
3.00 higher.  Slaughter cows traded near steady to weak.  Cows and bulls
were 14 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
50 percent of the run; heifers 50 percent.  Near 31 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 154.00-163.00; 400-
500 lbs 146.00-155.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-151.00; 600-700 lbs 132.00-
142.50, calves 134.75; few 735-750 lbs 130.00-135.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 152.00-158.00; 400-500 lbs 140.00-145.00; 500-
600 lbs 132.00-148.00; few 620-630 lbs 129.00-134.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  345-400 lbs 128.00-142.00; 400-
500 lbs 126.00-137.00, fleshy 122.00; 500-600 lbs 123.00-120.75; 600-
700 lbs 124.75-127.75, calves 123.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  325-400 lbs
128.00-137.00; 400-500 lbs 123.00-134.00; 500-600 lbs 122.00-125.00; 600-
700 lbs 119.50-126.10; few 715-765 lbs 121.25-125.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 360-400 lbs 140.00-145.00; 400-
500 lbs 129.00-153.00; 500-600 lbs 122.00-139.00; 600-700 lbs 118.00-
126.00; few 700-750 lbs 117.50-123.75.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    63.00-67.00     68.00-71.50      58.00-62.00
Boning         80-85    61.50-66.50     68.00-68.50      52.00-60.00
Lean           85-90    52.00-55.00                      44.00-48.00

   Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2, 1165-2130 lbs, 68.50-73.50; low
dressing 59.50-65.00.

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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