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Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 12/17/2012

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Receipts:  729    Week Ago:  795    Year Ago:  603

   Compared to last week, steers sold steady; heifers sold steady to 4.00
higher.  Supply was moderate.  Demand good.  Cows and bulls were 12 percent
of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 40 percent of the
run; heifers 60 percent.  Near 33 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 higher.  No Sales the next two Mondays -
Special cow sale 27 Dec Thursday evening.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 350-400 lbs 1940-195.00; 400-
500 lbs  160.50-189.00; 500-600 lbs 156.00-161.50; 600-700 lbs 145.00-
153.00; pkg 748 lbs 143.00; few 800-850 lbs 138.00-139.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  325-350 lbs 189.50-194.00; pkg thin 414 lbs 185.00; few 450-
500 lbs 157.00-166.00; 500-600 lbs 152.00-158.00; few 600-615 lbs 152.00-
153.00; few 850-900 lbs 134.00-138.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 155.00-162.00; 400-
500 lbs 144.00-155.00; 500-600 lbs 134.00-149.00; 600-700 lbs 130.00-135.00;
lot 722 lbs 133.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  325-400 lbs 151.00-159.00; 400-
500 lbs 140.00-159.00; 500-535 lbs 130.00-142.00; 600-700 lbs 130.00-136.00;
pkg 823 lbs 131.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 350-400 lbs 180.00-191.50; 400-
500 lbs 156.00-168.00; 500-600 lbs 136.00-162.00; 600-700 lbs 131.00-137.50.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    69.50-77.00     79.00-81.00      64.00-70.00
Boning         80-85    69.00-76.50     79.00            62.00-67.00
Lean           85-90    62.00-65.50                      58.00-62.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2, 1255-2220 lbs, 86.00-96.00; low
dressing 73.00-84.00.

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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