Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 2/13/2012

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Receipts:  454    Week Ago:  550    Year Ago:  794

   Compared to last week, feeders near steady on a lighter test affected by 
winter weather.  Slaughter cows were not well tested.  Cows and bulls were 10 
percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 61 percent of 
the run; heifers 39 percent.  Near 54 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  few 350-400 lbs 200.00-201.00;
few 400-450 lbs 195.00-196.50; 500-600 lbs 168.00-194.50; 640-690 lbs
164.50-168.00; 700-800 lbs 145.25-154.00; 855-1000 lbs 126.00-139.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 196.00-201.00; 400-450 lbs 194.00-
197.00; 500-600 lbs 172.00-183.00; 610-670 lbs 158.50-165.00.  Large 1
Pkg 793 140.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 173.00-181.00; 400-
500 lbs 163.00-173.00; 500-600 lbs 145.00-157.25; 600-700 lbs 144.00-
150.00; 700-800 lbs 137.00-142.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
170.00-182.00; 400-500 lbs 154.00-168.00; 500-600 lbs 147.00-155.00;
650-700 lbs 137.00-144.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  430-450 lbs 184.00-193.00; 500-
600 lbs 160.00-183.50; pkg 630 lbs 154.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    71.00-74.00     80.00-82.00
Boning         80-85    74.00           76.50            58.00-66.50
Lean           85-90                                     52.00-63.00

   Slaughter bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2, 1740-1875 lbs, 84.00; low
dressing 80.00-82.00.

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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