Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 10/21/2013

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Receipts:  1405    Week Ago:  525    Year Ago:  1117

   Compared to last week, calves under 600 lbs sold mostly steady to 5.00
lower from last weeks strong advance; yearlings were not well tested last
week.  Supply moderate to heavy with a good test of yearling steers.  Demand
good to very good.  Cows and bulls were 9 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 73 percent of the run; heifers 27 percent.  Near
55 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded steady to
2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  300-400 lbs 191.00-211.00, thin 217.00
to 227.00; 400-500 lbs 182.00-201.00; 500-600 lbs 167.00-189.00; 600-700 lbs
157.00-169.50; 700-800 lbs 159.00-163.50; 800-900 lbs 154.00-159.75.  Medium
and Large 1-2  few 350-400 lbs 193.00-204.00; 400-500 lbs 176.00-185.00; 500-
600 lbs 162.50-177.00; 600-700 lbs 157.00-166.25; 700-800 lbs 152.00-158.00,
Load lot thin 741 lbs 161.50; load lot 811 lbs 159.25.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few 350-400 lbs 171.00-179.00; 400-
500 lbs 163.00-182.00; 500-600 lbs 154.00-168.00; 600-700 lbs 150.00-156.00;
Few 700-750 lbs 150.00-154.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 165.00-
171.00; 400-500 lbs 153.00-174.00; 500-600 lbs 147.00-164.00; 600-700 lbs
146.00-155.00; few 750-800 lbs 140.00-147.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 196.00-216.00; 400-500 lbs
165.00-184.00; 500-600 lbs 147.00-175.00; 600-700 lbs 132.00-148.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    79.50-86.00     88.00-93.00      75.00
Boning         80-85    79.00-86.00     86.00-90.50
Lean           85-90    69.50-72.00                      67.00-69.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1355-1935 lbs, 92.00-97.00; high
dressing 102.00-102.50; low dressing 74.00-88.00.

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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