Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 07/08/2013

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Receipts:  313    Week Ago:  502    Year Ago:  668

   Compared to last week, feeders sold 2.00 to 7.00 higher with the most
increase on steers.  Supply light and demand moderate to good.  Cows and bulls
were 12 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
60 percent of the run; heifers 40 percent.  Near 36 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded 1.00 to 2.00 lower on a light
cow test.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  few 435-465 lbs 164.50-170.00; 500-
600 lbs 154.00-158.50; 600-700 lbs 142.00-153.50; pkg 715 lbs 139.00.  Medium
and Large 1-2  500-555 lbs 152.00-157.00; few 600-700 lbs 142.00-144.00; few
720-765 lbs 136.50-138.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 386 lbs 146.00; 400-500 lbs 142.00-
150.00; 500-600 lbs 138.00-141.00; 600-660 lbs 130.00-138.50.  Medium and Large
1-2  445-500 lbs 138.00-142.00; 500-600 lbs 134.00-140.00; 600-700 lbs 128.50-
134.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 170.00-178.00; 400-500 lbs
158.00-171.50; 500-600 lbs 135.00-152.50; 600-650 lbs 132.00-140.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    75.00-82.50                      71.00-73.00
Boning         80-85    76.00-83.50
Lean           85-90    74.00                            69.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1500-1810 lbs, 93.00-97.00; low dressing
82.00-88.00.

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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