Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 06/23/2014

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Receipts:  385    Week Ago:  380    Year Ago:  383

   Compared to last week, feeder calves sold 3.00 to 12.00 higher; yearlings
not well tested but with a higher undertone.  Supply light; demand very good.
Cows and bulls were 17 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and
bulls were 51 percent of the run; heifers 49 percent.  Near 16 percent of
feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded 4.00 to 6.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  330-400 lbs 274.00-301.00; 400-500 lbs
261.00-286.00; 500-600 lbs 227.00-260.00; 600-700 lbs 206.00-232.00.  Medium
and Large 1-2  325-400 lbs 264.00-292.00; 400-500 lbs 249.00-265.00; 500-550 lbs
232.00-244.00; 600-650 lbs 218.00-224.00; few 700-750 lbs 205.00-212.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 246.00-274.00; 400-500 lbs
236.00-254.00; 500-600 lbs 212.00-225.00; pkg 673 lbs 201.00.  Medium and Large
1-2  340-400 lbs 240.00-266.00; 400-500 lbs 222.00-248.00; 500-600 lbs 213.00-
228.00; 600-700 lbs 191.00-208.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 268.00-288.00; 400-500 lbs
252.00-282.00; 500-600 lbs 227.00-253.00; 600-650 lbs 210.00-219.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80   106.00-110.00    117.00-120.00
Boning         80-85   104.00-112.00    117.00-128.00
Lean           85-90    97.00-105.00    118.00           88.00-96.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2,  1245-2110 lbs, 113.00-126.00; high
dressing 128.00-138.00; low dressing 102.00-107.00.

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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