Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 04/15/2013

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Receipts:  944    One Week Ago:  2230    Year Ago:  510

   Compared to last week, steers sold 5.00 to 10.00 lower; heifers 2.00 to
7.00 lower.  Supply moderate, demand moderate to good.  Cows and bulls
were 14 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
54 percent of the run; heifers 46 percent.  Near 38 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded 1.00 to 2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 171.00-195.00; 400-500 lbs
155.00-176.00; 500-600 lbs 148.00-156.00; 600-700 lbs 134.75-153.00; 700-
750 lbs 130.00-133.00; few 800-815 lbs 124.00-128.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
300-400 lbs 166.00-184.00; 400-500 lbs 156.50-178.00; 500-600 lbs 146.00-
158.00; 645-700 lbs 132.00-140.50; 735-750 lbs 129.00-130.00; few 815-845 lbs
124.00-126.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 149.00-159.00; 400-500 lbs
136.00-147.00; 500-600 lbs 130.75-140.00; 600-700 lbs 126.00-131.00; 710-
765 lbs 120.00-122.25.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 147.00-157.00; 400-
500 lbs 134.00-147.50; 500-600 lbs 127.75-140.00; 600-700 lbs 124.00-130.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 165.00-179.00; 400-500 lbs
151.00-176.00; 500-600 lbs 132.00-144.00; 600-700 lbs 126.00-138.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    72.00-80.00     82.00-83.50
Boning         80-85    75.00-80.00     82.00-85.50      67.00
Lean           85-90    70.00-73.00                      66.00-68.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2, 1505-1830 lbs, 95.50-96.00; high
dressing 104.00; low dressing 69.00-82.00.

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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