Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 01/20/2014

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Receipts:  1889    Week Ago:  745    Year Ago:  1112

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers under 500 lbs sold near 10.00
lower compared to last week’s strong showing; steers 500-700 lbs sold 2.00 to
4.00 higher; heifers 500-700 lbs steady to 2.00 lower.  Supply heavy, demand 
good.  Cows and bulls were 8 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, 
steers and bulls were 60 percent of the run; heifers 40 percent.  Near 50 
percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded near steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 220.00-248.00; 400-500 lbs
200.00-225.00; 500-600 lbs 186.50-214.50; 600-700 lbs 172.25-188.25; 735-800 lbs
162.00-170.00; 815-850 lbs 160.00-162.30.  Medium and Large 1-2  330-400 lbs
214.00-246.00; 440-500 lbs 193.00-215.00; 500-600 lbs 185.00-200.00; 600-
700 lbs 165.00-183.50; few 700-750 lbs 162.00-164.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 190.00-210.00; 400-500 lbs
181.50-192.50; 500-600 lbs 162.00-184.00; 600-700 lbs 155.00-161.25; few 700-
765 lbs 150.00-152.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  325-400 lbs 183.00-202.00; 400-
500 lbs 172.00-193.00; 500-600 lbs 155.00-174.00; 600-650 lbs 154.50-158.00;
710-730 lbs 149.00-152.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 216.00-240.00; 400-500 lbs
190.00-224.00; 500-600 lbs 170.50-196.50; 600-700 lbs 152.00-161.00; 700-
800 lbs 144.00-150.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    84.00-87.50     89.00-93.50      75.00-82.00
Boning         80-85    79.50-88.00                      73.00-78.00
Lean           85-90    78.00-83.00                      70.00-73.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1425-2205 lbs, 91.50-103.50; low dressing
87.00-88.50.

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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