Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 11/19/2012

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Receipts:  666    Week Ago:  764    Year Ago:  1486

   Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs sold steady to 3.00 higher;
steers over 600 lbs and all heifers sold steady to 3.00 lower.  Supply was
moderate with several bull calves in the run.  Demand was good.  Slaughter
cows traded 2.00 higher.  Cows and bulls were 23 percent of receipts.  In
the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 65 percent of the run; heifers
35 percent.  Near 30 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg fancy 338 lbs 204.00; pkg 365 lbs
190.00; 400-500 lbs  160.00-178.00; 500-600 lbs 153.00-163.00; pkg 635 lbs
150.00; 625-660 lb calves 137.00-140.00; pkg 704 lbs 144.50; pkg 784 lbs
140.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 168.00-193.00; 400-500 lbs 155.00-
162.00; 500-600 lbs 145.00-155.00; pkg 620 lbs 148.00; pkg 922 lbs 133.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 152.00-160.00; 400-
500 lbs 144.00-152.00; 500-600 lbs 134.00-145.00; 600-650 lbs 132.00-
136.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 147.00-152.00; 400-500 lbs
138.00-152.00; 500-600 lbs 132.00-144.00; 600-625 lbs 130.00-132.00;
lot 706 lbs 132.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  325-400 lbs 165.00-173.00; 400-
500 lbs 146.00-172.00; 500-600 lbs 129.00-145.00; 600-700 lbs 116.00-
131.00; few 730-740 lbs 115.00-117.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    71.75-78.00     79.00-83.00      67.50-70.50
Boning         80-85    70.50-77.75     83.50            65.75-69.00
Lean           85-90    63.00-69.00                      55.00-61.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2, 1500-1975 lbs, 92.00-96.50.

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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