Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 01/27/2014

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Receipts:  711    Week Ago:  1889    Year Ago:  908

   Compared to last week, steers sold steady to 4.00 higher except six
weights 6.00 to 7.00 higher; heifers under 500 lbs 5.00-9.00 higher; over
500 lbs steady to 3.00 higher.  Supply moderate, demand good.  Cows and
bulls were 8 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls
were 58 percent of the run; heifers 42 percent.  Near 28 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded near 3.00 to 4.00 higher on
a light test.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  330-400 lbs 224.00-246.00; 400-500 lbs
204.00-230.00; 500-600 lbs 189.00-210.00; 600-700 lbs 178.00-195.00; 700-
750 lbs 162.00-172.75; pkg 816 lbs 160.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  330-350 lbs
231.00-234.00; 400-500 lbs 195.00-225.00; 500-600 lbs 183.00-193.00; 600-
700 lbs 164.00-176.00; 700-800 lbs 158.00-162.00; 800-900 lbs 149.00-159.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 275 lbs 223.00; 300-400 lbs 195.00-
223.00; 400-500 lbs 184.00-201.00; 500-600 lbs 164.00-184.00; 600-700 lbs
152.50-160.00; few 700-750 lbs 150.00-155.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
191.00-211.00; 400-500 lbs 176.00-197.00; 500-600 lbs 156.00-179.00; 600-700 lbs
153.00-157.00; 700-750 lbs 150.00-153.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 220.00-235.00; 400-500 lbs
200.00-224.00; 500-600 lbs 164.00-188.00; 600-700 lbs 163.00-174.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    88.00-91.00     ind 104.00       80.00
Boning         80-85    86.50-92.50                      82.00
Lean           85-90    78.00-88.00     89.00-92.50      73.00-74.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1320-2010 lbs, 95.00-99.00; high
dressing 107.50-110.50; low dressing 85.00-89.00.

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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