Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 09/22/2014

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Receipts:  558    Week Ago:  622    Year Ago:  1016

   Compared to last week, feeders mostly firm to 3.00 higher.  Supply moderate
with a nice quality run.  Demand good to very good.  Cows and bulls were
16 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 66 percent
of the run; heifers 34 percent.  Near 33 percent of feeders weighed over
600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded weak to 4.00 lower.

   Feeder steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 340-375 lbs 325.00-335.00; 400-
500 lbs 285.00-310.00; 500-600 lbs 258.00-286.00; 600-700 lbs 245.00-265.00;
pkg 700 lbs 232.00; 810-830 lbs 220.00-222.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-
500 lbs 264.00-293.00, pkg 483 lbs thin 299.50; 500-600 lbs 259.00-288.00;
625 lbs 255.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  355 lbs 286.00; 400-500 lbs 255.00-
273.00; 500-600 lbs 248.00-260.00; 620-650 lbs 225.00-230.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 263.00-270.00; 400-500 lbs 253.00-263.00; 500-600 lbs
237.00-257.00; 600-700 lbs 224.00-232.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 265.00-311.00; 500-600 lbs
234.00-284.00; 600-700 lbs 218.00-244.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80   112.00-117.00    117.00
Boning         80-85          115.00    118.00-121.00    104.00
Lean           85-90   104.00-112.00                      92.00-100.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2,  1670-1720 lbs, 138.00; low dressing
118.00-124.00.

   Replacement Cows:   Medium and Large 1-2  4-7 yrs, 1050-1350 lbs, 2nd -
3rd stage, 2100.00-2360.00 per head; 7- short solid, 1000-1300 lbs, 2nd - 3rd
stage, 1750.00-1990.00 per head.

   Cow and Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 3 yrs, 975-1080 lbs. with
475-510 lb bull calves, 3175.00 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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