Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 6/18/2012

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Receipts:  348    Week Ago:  503    Year Ago:  263

   Compared to last week, feeders had a lower undertone on a light test.
Supply was light to moderate with several bull calves in the run.  Demand
was moderate to good.  Slaughter cows sold 2.00-3.00 lower.  Cows and bulls
were 19 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
55 percent of the run; heifers 45 percent.  Near 37 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  pkg 370 lbs 196.00; 400-500 lbs
184.00-194.00; 500-600 lbs 161.50-180.00; 600-700 lbs 152.00-162.00; few
700-750 lbs 147.00-152.00; pkg 810 lbs 145.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg
470 lbs 183.50; 500-600 lbs 166.00-175.00; 600-700 lbs 150.00-162.00; 750-
800 lbs 144.50-147.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 350 lbs 177.00; few 420-500 lbs
160.00-164.00, fleshy 150.00-152.00; 500-600 lbs 152.00-154.50, fleshy 147.00-
151.00; 600-700 lbs 140.00-1145.00; pkg 803 lbs 129.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
400-500 lbs 152.00-160.00; 500-600 lbs 146.00-154.00; 600-700 lbs 138.00-
144.00; pkg 743 lbs 137.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  325-400 lbs 184.50-190.50; 400-
500 lbs 173.00-186.00; 500-600 lbs 138.00-168.00; 650-700 lbs 138.00-141.00;
700-750 lbs 128.00-136.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    74.00-80.00     84.00            67.50
Boning         80-85    74.00-80.00     82.00-87.00      66.00-67.00
Lean           85-90    62.00-75.00                      58.00-62.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2, 1450-2275 lbs, 102.00-106.00.

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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