Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 6/25/2012

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Receipts:  447    Week Ago:  348    Year Ago:  304

   Compared to last week, steers sold 4.00 to 10.00 lower; heifers 2.00 to
9.00 lower.  Supply was moderate with numerous bull calves in the run.
Demand was moderate.  Slaughter cows sold uneven but mostly 3.00 to 4.00
lower.  Cows and bulls were 29 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply,
steers and bulls were 63 percent of the run; heifers 37 percent.  Near
25 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 180.00-200.00; 400-
500 lbs 165.00-183.50; 500-600 lbs 152.00-170.00; 600-700 lbs 148.00-152.00;
pkg 713 lbs 143.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-320 lbs 181.00; 400-450 lbs
170.00-175.00; 500-600 lbs 152.00-166.00; 600-635 lbs 147.00-152.00; pkg
743 lbs 146.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 165.00-175.00; 400-500 lbs
152.00-162.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-156.00; few 600-650 lbs 135.00-140.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  325-400 lbs 159.00-172.00; 400-500 lbs 148.00-161.00;
500-600 lbs 138.00-148.00; 600-650 lbs 134.25-136.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 172.00-183.00; 400-
500 lbs 155.00-174.00; 500-600 lbs 132.00-158.00; 600-700 lbs 122.00-141.00;
700-750 lbs 122.00-125.25.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    68.00-76.00     77.00-83.00      62.00-68.00
Boning         80-85    66.00-77.00     78.00-82.00      64.00-66.00
Lean           85-90    62.00-70.50                      54.00-62.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2, 1135-2010 lbs, 94.00-104.50; high
dressing 105.00-107.00; low dressing 81.00-86.00.

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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