Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 1/09/2012

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Receipts:  1409    Week Ago:  654    Year Ago:  708

   Compared to last week, calves under 450 lbs sold 5.00 to 15.00 higher;
feeders, 450-800 lbs sold 3.00 to 10.00 higher.  Trade was active and
demand very good.  Slaughter cows traded weak to 2.00 lower.  Cows and
bulls were 16 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 180.00-194.00; 400-
500 lbs 164.00-184.00; 500-600 lbs 154.00-172.00; 600-700 lbs 145.00-
157.50; 700-800 lbs 136.00-148.50; few 850-900 lbs 130.00-133.00; pkg
903 lbs fleshy 124.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 178.00-183.00;
400-500 lbs 163.00-181.00; 500-600 lbs 153.00-166.00; 600-700 lbs 142.50-
156.50; 700-750 lbs 139.00-143.00; 800-850 lbs 136.00-138.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 153.00-170.00; 400-
500 lbs 144.00-157.00; 500-600 lbs 136.00-148.00; 600-700 lbs 133.00-
136.00; 700-800 lbs 124.50-132.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs
145.00-164.00; 400-500 lbs 136.00-161.00; 500-600 lbs 131.50-147.00; 600-
700 lbs 132.00-136.00; 700-800 lbs 124.50-132.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 154.00-182.00; 500-
600 lbs 135.00-166.50; 600-700 lbs 124.00-134.00; 700-750 lbs 119.00-
128.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    63.00-69.50     71.50-76.50      59.00
Boning         80-85    62.00-71.00     71.50-72.00      54.00-60.00
Lean           85-90    53.00-63.00                      50.00-53.00

   Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2, 1360-2070 lbs, 77.00-83.00; high
dressing 88.00; low dressing 56.00-74.00.

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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