Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 07/28/2014

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Receipts:  405    Week Ago:  484    Year Ago:  370

   Compared to last week, feeders sold steady-firm except 450-550 lb steers
up to 10.00 higher.  Supply light with numerous bull calves in the run.  Demand
good to very good.  Cows and bulls were 20 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 55 percent of the run; heifers 45 percent.  Near
10 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded 3.00 to 5.00
higher.   ******* No Sale Aug 11 - enjoy the Mo State Fair *******

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 286.00-305.00; 400-500 lbs
272.00-287.00; 500-550 lbs 253.50-286.00; few 620-675 lbs 238.00; pkg 713 lbs
225.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 270.00-290.00; 400-500 lbs 267.00-
286.00; 500-550 lbs 244.00-274.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  325-400 lbs 262.00-290.00; 400-500 lbs
237.50-274.00; 500-550 lbs 231.00-239.00; pkg 685 lbs 216.50.  Medium and
Large 1-2  325-400 lbs 263.00-290; 400-500 lbs 235.00-268.00; 500-600 lbs
222.00-238.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 276.00-311.00; 400-500 lbs
239.00-286.00; 500-600 lbs 221.00-248.00; 600-700 lbs 207.00-227.00; 700-730 lbs
208.00-211.00; pkg 805 lbs 189.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80          125.00    129.00-132.00
Boning         80-85   119.00-125.00    127.00-139.00
Lean           85-90   106.00-121.00    128.00-130.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2,  1110-2280 lbs, 139.00; high
dressing 152.00.

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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