Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 6/04/2012

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Receipts:  1095    Week Ago:  582    Year Ago:  1205

   There was no sale last week for a price comparison.  Supply was moderate
to heavy with four load lots and several other lots of yearling steers
weighing from 775 to 885 lbs.  Demand was good to very good.  Cows and bulls
were 15 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
73 percent of the run; heifers 27 percent.  Near 62 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  325-400 lbs 192.00-201.00; 400-500 lbs
184.00-201.50; 500-600 lbs 169.00-184.00; 600-700 lbs 155.00-165.00, fleshy
152.00; lot 778 lbs 147.50; 202 head 810-835 lbs 145.10-146.10; pkg 861 lbs
143.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 195.00-201.00; 400-500 lbs 185.00-
193.00; 500-600 lbs 172.00-185.50; load lot 837 lbs 145.00.  Medium and
Large 2  load lot 885 lbs 138.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  320-400 lbs 174.00-185.00; 400-
500 lbs 164.00-184.00; 500-600 lbs 153.00-165.00; 590-640 lbs fleshy 140.00-
146.00; load lot 809 lbs fleshy 129.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs
178.00-181.00; 400-500 lbs 160.00-175.00; 500-600 lbs 146.00-162.00; 600-
700 lbs 149.00-154.75; pkg 700 lbs 148.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 372 lbs 195.00; 400-500 lbs
178.50-197.00; 500-600 lbs 152.00-183.00; 600-700 lbs 138.00-152.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    77.00-87.00     88.00-94.00      72.00-76.75
Boning         80-85    79.00-88.00     89.00-96.00      73.00-76.00
                                         Ind 102.50
Lean           85-90    74.00-82.00                      64.00-69.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2, 1350-2040 lbs, 96.00-108.50; high
dressing 112.00-113.00.

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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