Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 12/02/2013

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Receipts:  1167    One Week Ago:  636    Year Ago:  998

   Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs sold steady to firm. Steers
over 600 lbs steady to 3.00 higher. Heifers under 600 lbs sold 2.00 to 5.00
higher.  Supply moderate to heavy.  Demand good.  Cows and bulls were
13 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 59 percent
of the run; heifers 41 percent.  Near 33 percent of feeders weighed over
600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded steady to 2.00 lower.

           ******Special cow sale Thurs evening Dec 5th******

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 196.50-223.00; 400-500 lbs
184.00-201.00; 500-600 lbs 167.75-189.50; 600-700 lbs 159.50-169.00; 700-
800 lbs 158.00-162.00; 800-900 lbs 154.00-159.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-
400 lbs 186.00-215.00; 400-500 lbs 175.00-193.00; 500-600 lbs 162.00-179.50;
600-700 lbs 154.00-167.00; pkg 703 lbs 158.00; lot 891 lbs 150.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 300-360 lbs 177.00-187.50; 400-500 lbs
161.50-171.00; 500-600 lbs 153.00-173.00; 600-700 lbs 153.00-159.00; 700-800 lbs
143.50-155.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 168.00-178.00; 400-500 lbs
160.00-168.00; 500-600 lbs 152.00-166.00; 600-700 lbs 147.50-157.00; few 710-
780 lbs 142.75-146.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  335-400 lbs 193.00-212.00; 400-500 lbs
163.00-191.00; 500-600 lbs 151.50-172.00; 600-700 lbs 137.00-152.00; few 700-
745 lbs 129.00-138.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    79.00-86.00     87.50            67.00-74.00
Boning         80-85    77.00-83.00     85.00-88.00      68.00-75.50
Lean           85-90    68.00-74.00                      64.00-68.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1335-1860 lbs, 88.00-90.00; high dressing
99.00; low dressing 68.00-78.00.

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