Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 04/07/2014

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Receipts:  505    Week Ago:  919    Year Ago:  2230

   Compared to last week, feeders near steady on a lighter test.  Supply
light with mostly calves.  Demand good.  Cows and bulls were 17 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 59 percent of the run;
heifers 41 percent.  Near 11 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows traded steady.

**Next week Central Mo Sales Co will host the Mo State Auctioneers contest**

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  325-400 lbs 246.00-259.00; 400-500 lbs
228.00-250.00; 500-600 lbs 202.50-229.00; few 640-650 lbs 192.00-199.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  340-400 lbs 230.00-254.00; 400-500 lbs 211.00-244.00;
few 530-550 lbs 207.00-213.00; pkg 653 lbs 191.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 216.00-230.00; 400-450 lbs
209.00-220.00; 500-550 lbs 190.00-207.00; few 600-610 lbs 180.50-182.00.  Medium
and Large 1-2  315-400 lbs 228.00-236.00; 400-500 lbs 196.00-216.00; few 575 lbs
184.00; pkg 608 lbs 169.00; 725-755 lbs 164.00-171.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  330-400 lbs 225.00-237.00; 400-500 lbs 211.00-242.00; 500-600 lbs 196.00-208.00; 625-640 lbs 189.00-192.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    96.00-102.50
Boning         80-85    97.00-103.00    109.00           92.00-94.00
Lean           85-90    92.00-99.00                      73.00-82.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2,  1250-2125 lbs, 103.00-117.00; high
dressing 118.50-126.50.

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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