Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company Cattle Auction Report for Feb. 20

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Receipts: 777 Last Week: 454 Year Ago: 1471

Compared to last weeks light run, feeder steers 1.00 to 5.00 higher and

feeder heifers 1.00 to 3.00 higher. Demand good. Supply light. Feeder offerings

around 67 percent steers and bulls and 33 percent heifers. Offerings over 600

lbs around 55 percent. Cows around 13 percent. Slaughter cows 5.00 to 10.00higher.

Feeder Steers: Medium and large 1 300-400 lbs 190.00-209.00; 400-500 lbs

191.00-209.00; 500-600 lbs 173.00-195.00; 600-700 lbs 153.00-165.50; 700-800

lbs 152.00-158.50; 800-850 lbs 142.00-144.00; pkg 910 lbs 134.00. Medium And

Large 1-2 400-450 lbs 182.00-186.00; 500-600 lbs 164.50-177.00; 650-700 lbs

146.00-156.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs 172.00-180.00; 400-450 lbs

172.00-184.00; pkg fancy 403 lbs 190.00; 450-500 lbs 175.00-186.50; 500-600 lbs

153.00-173.00; 600-700 lbs 135.00-153.75; 700-800 lbs 132.00-139.00; pkg 835 lbs

134.00. Medium And Large 1-2 300-400 lbs 158.00-173.00; 450-500 lbs 152.00-

164.00; 500-600 lbs 142.00-165.00; few 630 lbs 134.00-138.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1 400-500 lbs 182.00-195.00; 500-600 lbs

164.00-188.00; pkg 615 lbs 154.00. Medium And Large 1-2 350-400 lbs 174.00-

184.00; 550-600 lbs 138.00-150.00; 600-700 lbs 134.00-155.00; 700-800 lbs 133.50

-139.50; pkg 925 lbs 98.50. Medium 1 pkg 435 lbs 165.00.

Slaughter Cows:

Percent Lean Avg Dressing High Dressing Low Dressing

Breaking 70-80 79.00-82.00 86.75-88.00 ------------

Boning80-85 73.00-79.00 81.00-88.50 58.00-69.50

Few 90.00-94.50

Lean 85-90 52.00-58.00 60.50-68.00 38.00-48.00

Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2

1020-2200 lbs 83.00-89.00 100.00-108.00 68.00-72.00

Source: Mo. Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, Brian K. Fleischmann, market reporter, 573-751-5618.