Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 10/27/2014

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Receipts:  749    Week Ago:  771    Year Ago:  752

   Compared to last week, steers under 425 lbs steady to 5.00 higher; heifers
under 375 lbs steady to 3.00 higher; heavier steers and heifers steady to
7.00 lower.  Supply moderate.  Demand good.  Cows and bulls were 14 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 55 percent of the run;
heifers 45 percent.  Near 28 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter
cows traded 1.00 to 3.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  290-300 lbs 333.00-336.00; 300-350 lbs
315.00-331.00; 400-500 lbs 284.00-340.00; 500-600 lbs 254.00-283.00; 600-700 lbs
230.00-253.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 301.00-306.00; 400-500 lbs
265.00-294.00; 500-600 lbs 261.00-270.00; 600-700 lbs 232.00-248.00; few 700-
800 lbs 220.00-232.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  270-285 lbs 281.00-283.00; 300-400 lbs
275.00-306.00; 400-500 lbs 254.00-268.00; 500-600 lbs 236.00-255.00; 650-700 lbs
222.00-237.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 263.00-271.00; 400-500 lbs
245.00-266.00; 500-600 lbs 230.00-244.00; pkg 675 lbs 226.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 285.00-310.00; 400-500 lbs
261.00-284.00; 500-600 lbs 243.00-267.00; 600-700 lbs 216.00-233.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80   108.00-116.50                     104.00-106.00
Boning         80-85   107.00-117.00    119.00-125.50
Lean           85-90   102.00-108.00                      94.00-98.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2,  1255-1995 lbs, 123.00-129.00; low
dressing 118.00.

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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