Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 08/18/2014

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Receipts:  757    Week Ago:  0    Year Ago:  970

   Compared to last week, there was no sale last week for a price comparison.
Supply moderate - demand good to very good with active trade.  Cows and bulls
were 26 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
46 percent of the run; heifers 54 percent.  Near 25 percent of feeders weighed
over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded steady to weak.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  320-400 lbs 286.00-307.00; 400-500 lbs
261.00-302.00; 500-600 lbs 249.00-297.00; 600-700 lbs 224.00-245.00; 750-
800 lbs 211.00-225.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 278.00.00-296.00; 
450-500 lbs 271.00-290.00; 615-670 lbs 225.00-231.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 270.00-294.00; 400-500 lbs
243.00-273.00; 500-600 lbs 229.00-241.00; 600-700 lbs 219.00-228.00; 710-750 lbs
208.00-210.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  375-400 lbs 258.00-262.00; 400-500 lbs
232.00-258.00; 500-600 lbs 220.00-237.00; 600-700 lbs 218.00-223.00; few 700-
710 lbs 207.00-209.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  340-400 lbs 295.00-305.00; 400-500 lbs
253.00-285.00; 500-600 lbs 237.00-254.00; 600-620 lbs 220.00-221.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80   118.00-122.00    125.00-128.00    111.00-116.00
Boning         80-85   118.00-122.50    126.00-139.50    113.00-114.00
Lean           85-90   110.00-116.00                      92.00-99.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2,  1160-2210 lbs, 134.00-145.00; high
dressing 149.00.

   Replacement Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  4-6 yrs, 1050-1125 lbs, 3rd stage,
2625.00-2660.00 per head; 2-7 yrs, 875-1175 lbs, 1st - 2nd stage, 2250.00-2400.00
per head.

   Cow and Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-6 yrs, 875-1150 lbs, with 185-
310 lb calves, bred back, 2900.00-3000.00 per pair; 2-7 yrs, 875-1250 lbs with
baby to 320 lb calves, 2400.00-3100.00 per pair.  Large 1 and 1-2  5-6 yrs, 
1100-1450 lbs, with 260-420 lb calves, 2600.00-2775.00 per pair.  Large 1
pkg 5-6 yrs, 1200-1275 lbs, with 450-520 lb bull calves, 3425.00 per pair.

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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