Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 11/21/2011

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Receipts:  1486    Week Ago:  948    Year Ago:  1059

   Compared to last week, steers under 700 lbs sold steady to 9.00 higher;
heavier steers near steady; heifers under 700 lbs sold steady to 5.00 higher;
heavier heifers had a higher undertone. Demand very good.  Slaughter cows 
traded steady to 2.00 lower.  Cows and bulls were 25 percent of receipts.  
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 56 percent of the run; heifers 
44 percent.  Near 37 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  300-400 lbs 170.00-186.00; 400-
500 lbs 162.00-168.00, fleshy 147.00; 500-600 lbs 150.00-164.50, fleshy
146.50; 600-700 lbs 141.00-149.00; 700-800 lbs 136.00-140.50, fleshy
134.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 162.00-175.00; 400-500 lbs
152.00-165.00; 500-600 lbs 143.00-162.00; 600-700 lbs 140.00-145.00; few
755-775 lbs 132.00; pkg 861 lbs 130.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 146.00-156.00; 400-
500 lbs 133.50-153.25, fleshy 130.00; 500-600 lbs 125.75-138.00; 600-
700 lbs 123.75-132.10; 700-750 lbs 128.00-137.00, fleshy 120.00; pkg
821 lbs 125.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  320-400 lbs 142.00-150.00; 400-
500 lbs 131.50-148.00; 500-600 lbs 126.00-133.50; 600-650 lbs 128.00-
133.00; 700-725 lbs 122.00-123.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 350-400 lbs 162.00-174.00; 400-
500 lbs 152.00-164.00; 500-600 lbs 133.00-156.00; 600-650 lbs 126.00-129.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    58.00-66.00     66.00-69.50      52.00-54.25
Boning         80-85    57.00-65.00     66.50-68.00      51.50-55.00
Lean           85-90    52.00-57.00                      45.00-52.00

   Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2, 1325-2210 lbs, 67.50-75.00; high
dressing 81.50; low dressing 58.00-66.00.

   Replacement Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  mostly black, 3-7 yrs, 1000-
1400 lbs, 2nd-3rd stage, 1050.00-1225.00 per head; mostly black, 7 yrs -
mostly short and solid, 1050-1350 lbs, 2nd - 3rd stage, 925.00-1050.00
per head.

   Cow and Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  black, 3-6 yrs, 1075-1300 lbs,
with baby-350 lb calves, 1250.00-1400.00 per pair.

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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