Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 6/11/2012

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Receipts:  503    Week Ago:  1095    Year Ago:  645

   Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs sold 3.00 to 6.00 lower with
six weight steers selling 2.00 to 3.00 higher; heifers under 600 lbs sold
steady to 4.00 lower; no good comparison on heavier weight steers and
heifers. Demand was moderate to good with moderate supply.  Slaughter
cows sold 2.00 to 6.00 lower.  Cows and bulls were 15 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 61 percent of the run; heifers
39 percent.  Near 49 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 380-400 lbs 186.00-187.00; few
400-500 lbs 180.00-186.00; 500-600 lbs 166.00-184.00; 600-700 lbs 157.00-
168.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 180.00-184.00; 500-600 lbs
166.00-175.00; 600-700 lbs 144.00-160.00; 715-725 lbs 142.00-147.00.  Medium
and Large 2  pkg 478 lbs 158.00.  Large 1  485-530 lbs 174.00-176.00; pkg
578 lbs 158.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 162.00-179.50; 500-600 lbs
153.00-162.00; 600-700 lbs 146.50-157.50, fleshy 140.00-142.00; pkg 884 lbs
132.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  375-400 lbs 164.00-175.00; 400-500 lbs 154.00-
168.00; 500-600 lbs 148.00-157.00; 600-700 lbs 142.00-146.00; pkg 769 lbs
fleshy 136.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  315-400 lbs 180.00-194.00; 400-500 lbs
164.50-183.00; 500-600 lbs 152.00-174.00; 600-700 lbs 144.00-156.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    74.50-80.00     82.00            62.00-74.00
Boning         80-85    76.00-83.50     85.00-87.00      64.00-74.00
Lean           85-90    65.00-69.00                      58.00-63.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2, 1190-2055 lbs, 95.50-101.50; high
dressing 109.50; low dressing or fleshy 88.50-90.50.

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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