Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 11/14/2011

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Receipts:  948    One Week Ago:  1013    Year Ago:  960

   Compared to last week, steers steady to 5.00 higher; heifers steady to
4.00 higher with some 400-450 lb heifers up to 10.00 higher.  Slaughter cows
traded mostly steady to 1.00 lower.  Cows and bulls were 19 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 55 percent of the run;
heifers 45 percent.  Near 31 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Next
week there will be a special cow sale after the regular sale.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  300-400 lbs 160.00-176.00; 400-
500 lbs 153.00-168.00; 500-600 lbs 144.00-158.00; 600-700 lbs 137.00-
147.50; few 700-750 lbs 138.00-141.00; load 793 lbs 138.75; few 800-
850 lbs 132.00-136.00; pkg 923 lbs 132.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-
500 lbs 147.00-164.00; 500-600 lbs 138.00-152.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 143.00-150.00; 400-
500 lbs 132.00-152.00; 500-600 lbs 127.00-133.50; 600-700 lbs 123.00-
126.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  335-400 lbs 136.00-145.00; 400-500 lbs
129.50-143.00; 500-600 lbs 122.00-133.75; 600-700 lbs 122.00-127.25; few
750-800 lbs 118.00-124.00; pkg 837 lbs 118.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 158.00-163.50; 400-
500 lbs 138.00-153.00; 500-600 lbs 128.00-154.00; few 630-650 lbs 124.00-
125.00; 700-750 lbs 114.00-116.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    57.50-67.00     67.50-70.00      52.00-57.00
Boning         80-85    58.00-65.00     65.50-68.50      50.00-54.50
                                          Ind 74.00
Lean           85-90    52.00-56.50                      45.00-52.00

   Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2, 1545-2370 lbs, 69.25-75.00; high
dressing 84.00; low dressing 63.00-66.00.

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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