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Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 10/08/2012

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Receipts:  656    Week Ago:  784    Year Ago:  1158

   Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs sold 1.00 to 2.00 lower;
heifers under 600 lbs sold uneven but near steady; heavier weights were
lightly tested but near steady.  Supply was moderate, demand good to
very good.  Slaughter cows traded near steady.  Cows and bulls were
18 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
51 percent of the run; heifers 49 percent.  Near 15 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  330-400 lbs 183.00-197.00; 400-
500 lbs  169.00-182.00; 500-600 lbs 152.00-169.00; 600-650 lbs 148.00-
152.00, pkg thin 162.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  320-400 lbs 174.00-181.00;
400-500 lbs 153.00-183.00; 500-600 lbs 150.00-160.00, pkg thin 155.00; lot
777 lbs 138.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 163.00-177.00; 400-
500 lbs 145.50-162.00; 500-600 lbs 132.00-148.25; 600-630 lbs 132.00-
134.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 154.00-160.00; 400-500 lbs
141.00-155.00; 500-600 lbs 132.00-137.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  335-400 lbs 170.00-186.50; 400-
500 lbs 148.00-166.50; 500-600 lbs 131.50-143.00; 650-665 lbs 121.25-
124.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    72.00-79.00     79.50-83.50      63.00
Boning         80-85    74.00-77.00     78.00-82.50      65.00
Lean           85-90    66.00-71.50     74.00            62.00-64.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2, 1265-1745 lbs, ind 84.00; high
dressing ind 98.00; low dressing ind 64.00.

   Replacement Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  several inds 5 yrs - short and
solid, 1000-1250 lbs, 2nd-3rd Stage, 900.00-1250.00 per head.

   Cow and Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  1+ to 6 yrs, 850-1350 lbs,
with 120-385 lb calves, 1335.00-1510.00 per pair.

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