Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 08/05/2013

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Receipts:  689    One Week Ago:  370    Year Ago:  888

   Compared to last week, feeders under 600 lbs sold 4.00 to 11.00 higher;
heavier weights firm.  Supply was moderate.  Demand good to very good with
active trade.  Cows and bulls were 9 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 54 percent of the run; heifers 46 percent.
Near 46 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded
steady to 1.00 lower.  **** There will not be a sale next week - enjoy the
MO State Fair ****

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  pkg 351 lbs 198.00; 500-600 lbs
162.00-178.00; 600-700 lbs 148.00-159.50; 700-800 lbs 143.00-152.00.  Medium
and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 162.00-183.00; 500-600 lbs 157.00-173.50; 600-
700 lbs 148.00-158.00; 735-745 lbs 147.00-148.50; pkg 828 lbs 141.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 161.00-172.75; 400-
500 lbs 156.00-165.00; 500-600 lbs 146.50-158.00; 600-700 lbs 144.75-148.25;
few 710-745 lbs 145.00; pkg 882 lbs 130.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  365-
400 lbs 159.00-165.00; 400-500 lbs 151.00-164.00; 500-600 lbs 143.00-150.00,
thin 156.50; few 700-800 lbs 140.00-145.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 179.00-186.00; 400-500 lbs
160.00-177.00; 500-600 lbs 144.00-167.00; 600-700 lbs 135.00-146.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    77.50-83.50     85.25-90.50      71.00-75.50
Boning         80-85    78.00-84.00     86.50-90.00
Lean           85-90    71.50-73.50                      68.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1310-1945 lbs, 93.00-104.50.

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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