Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 11/18/2013

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Receipts:  631    Week Ago:  1024    Year Ago:  666

   Compared to last week, steers under 700 lbs sold fully steady-firm;
heifers under 600 lbs sold 1.00 to 4.00 higher with some four weights
up to 10.00 higher.  Supply was moderate - demand good.  Cows and bulls
were 13 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
51 percent of the run; heifers 49 percent.  Near 26 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded steady to 2.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  300-400 lbs 190.00-230.00; 400-500 lbs
186.00-214.00; 500-600 lbs 169.00-184.00; 600-700 lbs 158.00-167.00; 700-
750 lbs 156.00-158.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 191.00-209.00; 400-
500 lbs 182.00-189.00; 500-600 lbs 164.00-171.50; 600-650 lbs 153.00-158.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  330-400 lbs 171.00-184.00; 400-
500 lbs 163.00-185.00; 500-600 lbs 155.00-163.00; 600-650 lbs 152.00-155.00;
few 740-755 lbs 144.00-145.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  330-400 lbs 165.00-
185.00; 400-500 lbs 162.00-180.00; 500-600 lbs 151.00-163.00; 600-700 lbs
145.00-153.00; pkg 705 lbs 144.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 209.00-225.00; 400-500 lbs
177.00-210.00; 500-600 lbs 153.50-178.00; few 650-700 lbs 147.00-148.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    75.00-83.50     85.00-87.00
Boning         80-85    73.00-82.00                      66.00-70.50
Lean           85-90    66.00-71.00                      64.00-66.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1325-2015 lbs, 86.00-93.00; low dressing
72.00-73.00.

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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