Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 08/26/2013

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Receipts:  451    Week Ago:  970    Year Ago:  1554

   Feeder steers and heifers under 500 lbs had a higher undertone while
those over 500 lbs had a lower undertone on few good comparisons. 
Supply light.  Demand good to very good.  Cows and bulls were 15 
percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 
43 percent of the run; heifers 57 percent.  Near 42 percent of feeders 
weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded steady.  

***Note: No Sale Monday, September 2 due to Labor Day Holiday***

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  350-400 lbs 204.00-224.00; 400-
500 lbs 183.00-213.00; 500-600 lbs 170.00-182.00; 600-700 lbs 155.00-
164.50; few 710-770 lbs 149.00-153.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 460 lbs
192.00; 550-600 lbs 164.00-172.00; 600-700 lbs 154.00-162.00; few 720-
755 lbs 148.50-154.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  330-400 lbs 169.00-173.00; 400-
500 lbs 156.50-169.00; 500-600 lbs 143.00-159.00; 600-700 lbs 139.00-145.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  few 300-400 lbs 165.00-169.00; 400-450 lbs 157.00-
160.00; 500-600 lbs 143.00-158.50; 600-700 lbs 138.00-147.50; 700-800 lbs
134.50-138.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 188.00-223.00, thin
226.00; pkg 415 lbs 203.00; 500-550 lbs 166.00-177.00; 600-700 lbs 137.50-
151.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    81.00-84.00     86.00-88.25
Boning         80-85    83.00-88.00     88.50-94.25      76.00-77.00
Lean           85-90    76.00-83.00     84.00            68.00-74.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1390-2140 lbs, 94.00-106.50; high
dressing 106.50-114.50.

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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