Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 04/08/2013

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Receipts:  2230    One Week Ago:  857    Year Ago:  749

   Compared to last week, steers under 700 lbs sold steady to 4.00 lower;
steers over 700 lbs steady to 2.00 higher; heifers 500-700 lbs sold
steady to 4.00 higher; other heifers near steady.  Supply was heavy with
a nice quality offering.  Demand good.  Cows and bulls were 9 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 68 percent of the run;
heifers 32 percent.  Near 67 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows traded 2.00 to 4.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  few 300-400 lbs 184.00-210.00; 400-
500 lbs 166.00-181.00; 500-600 lbs 158.00-174.00; 600-700 lbs 141.25-159.00;
700-800 lbs 130.00-142.00; 800-900 lbs 123.50-131.00; pkg 943 lbs 121.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 176.00-200.00; 400-500 lbs 163.00-178.00;
500-600 lbs 153.00-164.00; 600-700 lbs 143.25-154.25; 700-800 lbs 124.00-
142.00; 800-900 lbs 124.50-126.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  330-400 lbs 151.00-163.50; 400-
500 lbs 142.00-154.00; 500-600 lbs 132.50-143.00; 600-700 lbs 128.00-135.00;
700-750 lbs 127.00-130.00; 800-850 lbs 122.00-124.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
300-400 lbs 148.00-158.00; 400-500 lbs 141.00-147.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-
145.00; 600-700 lbs 128.75-135.00; 700-800 lbs 122.00-129.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  330-400 lbs 172.00-179.00; 400-
500 lbs 155.00-178.00; 500-600 lbs 145.00-158.00; 600-650 lbs 132.50-143.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    71.50-77.00     79.50
Boning         80-85    73.00-78.50     79.00-84.50      68.00
Lean           85-90    69.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2, 1610-1750 lbs, 88.00-97.00.

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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