Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 04/14/2014

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Receipts:  1501    Week Ago:  505    Year Ago:  N/A
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steer and heifer calves 5.00 to 10.00 lower,
No good comparisons on yearling feeders. Demand moderate to good. Supply heavy.
Feeder offerings around 70 percent steers and bulls and 30 percent heifers. Off-
erings over 600 lbs around 73 percent. Cows around 3 percent. Central Missouri
Sales Company hosted the Missouri Livestock Marketing Association Auctioneering
Championship today with 10 of the state’s best auctioneers in the contest. Aaron
Cantrell of Archie, Missouri was named Champion Auctioneer.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 232.00-249.00; 400-500 lbs 
216.00-236.00; 500-600 lbs 200.00-219.00; 600-700 lbs 194.00-207.00; 700-800 lbs
169.00-181.00; 800-900 lbs 154.00-180.50; pkg 945 lbs 153.50. Medium And Large
1-2  350-360 lbs 228.00; 400-450 lbs 216.00-231.00; 500-600 lbs 187.00-196.50;
600-700 lbs 167.00-199.50; pkg 775 lbs 166.00; pkg 856 lbs 152.00.
  
   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 203.00-238.00; 400-500 lbs 
187.50-215.00; 500-550 lbs 180.00-188.00; 600-700 lbs 174.50-184.50; 700-800 lbs
151.00-171.00; 800-900 lbs 138.00-147.00. Medium And Large 1-2  400-450 lbs
186.00-199.00; 550-600 lbs 172.00-185.00; pkg 661 lbs 165.00; pkg 709 lbs
152.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 436 lbs 209.50; pkg 539 lbs 179.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Ave. Dressing   High Dressing      Low Dressing
Breaking    70-80       94.00-98.00     -------------      ------------
Boning      80-85       99.00-102.00    103.00-109.00      85.00-89.00
                                        Ind 116.00
Lean        85-90       89.00-92.00     103.50-107.50      77.00-82.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2   
  1595-2060 lbs         112.50-118.50   123.50-126.50      ind 104.00

Source: MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, MO
        Brian K. Fleischmann, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
        24 Hour Market Report 573-522-9244
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS147.txt
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