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

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Receipts:  332    Week Ago:  650    Year Ago:  313

   Compared to last week, calves had a higher undertone on a lighter test. 
Supply light and demand good.  Cows and bulls were 26 percent of receipts.  In
the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 60 percent of the run; heifers
40 percent.  Near 24 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded near steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  pkg 355 lbs 285.00; 425-445 lbs 270.00-
274.00; 500-600 lbs 249.00-261.00; 600-700 lbs 223.00-238.50.  Medium and
Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 266.00-276.00; 500-600 lbs 239.00-257.00; 600-700 lbs
220.00-230.00; few 700-750 lbs 216.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  380-390 lbs 266.00-270.00; 400-500 lbs
238.00-266.00; 500-600 lbs 225.00-240.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
245.00-271.00; 400-500 lbs 224.00-265.00; 500-600 lbs 229.00-235.00; few 600-
635 lbs 213.50-218.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 335-370 lbs 282.00-292.00; 400-
500 lbs 255.00-274.00; 500-600 lbs 228.00-257.00; 600-650 lbs 213.00-218.00;
700-755 lbs 197.00-207.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80   114.00-121.00    122.00-127.00
Boning         80-85   111.00-118.00    122.00-127.00
Lean           85-90   109.00-115.00    119.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2,  1615-1940 lbs, 130.00; high dressing
134.00-136.00.

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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