Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 11/07/2011

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Receipts:  1013    Week Ago:  923    Year Ago:  1282

   Compared to last week, steer calves under 650 lbs sold mostly 5.00 to
10.00 higher; heifers under 600 lbs 3.00 to 6.00 higher.  Slaughter cows
sold 2.00 to 3.00 lower.  The quality feeder supply included several bull
calves.  Demand very good.  Cows and bulls were 23 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 59 percent of the run; heifers
41 percent.  Near 24 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  In two weeks,
the cow run will include a larger complete cow herd dispersal.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  pkg 282 lbs 178.00; few 300-
400 lbs 164.00-175.00; 400-500 lbs 151.00-162.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-
158.00; 600-700 lbs 138.00-152.00, calves 135.50-138.00; pkg 696 lbs fleshy
128.00; pkg 709 lb calves 127.75; pkg 820 lbs 130.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
few 390-400 lbs 160.00-160.50; 400-500 lbs 145.00-155.00; 500-600 lbs
138.00-153.00; 600-700 lbs 132.00-135.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  340-400 lbs 142.50-148.00; 400-
500 lbs 132.00-140.00, fleshy 126.00-130.00; 500-600 lbs 125.50-135.00;
600-650 lb calves 122.00-126.75; pkg 798 lbs 120.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
few 350-400 lbs 143.00-146.00; 400-500 lbs 126.50-139.00; 500-600 lbs
123.00-130.75; 600-700 lbs 119.50-123.00; pkg 710 lbs 122.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 137.00-156.50; 500-
600 lbs 125.75-146.50; 600-650 lbs 122.00-129.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    58.50-64.50     65.00-69.50      53.00-58.00
Boning         80-85    58.00-64.00     66.00-69.50      50.00-57.00
Lean           85-90    50.00-56.00                      44.00-48.00

   Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2, 1480-2290 lbs, 66.00-72.50; high
dressing 76.50; low dressing 62.00-63.00.

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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