Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 05/12/2014

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Receipts:  545    One Week Ago:  537    Year Ago:  1233

   Compared to last week, steers sold 2.00 to 6.00 lower; heifers steady to
4.00 higher.  Supply moderate; demand good.  Cows and bulls were 11 percent
of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 55 percent of the
run; heifers 45 percent.  Near 29 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows traded steady to 2.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  300-400 lbs 241.00-268.00; 400-500 lbs
220.00-240.00; 500-600 lbs 207.00-222.00; 600-700 lbs 193.00-202.00; pkg 703 lbs
191.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 236.00-268.00; 400-500 lbs 220.00-
235.00; 500-600 lbs 202.00-220.00; pkg 625 lbs 200.00; few 750-755 lbs 183.00-
187.00; pkg 886 lbs 166.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 225.00-239.00; 400-500 lbs
205.00-225.00; 500-600 lbs 190.00-206.50; 600-700 lbs 179.00-189.00; lot
803 lbs 158.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  few 350-400 lbs 210.00-220.00; 400-
500 lbs 200.00-229.00; 500-600 lbs 183.50-203.00; 630-665 lbs 186.00-187.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 231.00-250.00; 400-500 lbs
205.00-234.00; 500-600 lbs 186.00-204.00; few 605-625 lbs 188.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    99.00-103.50    108.00-112.00
Boning         80-85    98.00-107.00    108.00-109.50
Lean           85-90    86.00-99.00     105.50           82.00-86.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2,  1195-1845 lbs, 109.00-119.00; high
dressing 123.00.

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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