Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 11/17/2014

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Receipts:  293    Week Ago:  658    Year Ago:  631

   Compared to last week, too light of a market test.  Supply light with a
cold weather market.  Demand good.  Cows and bulls were 19 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 50 percent of the run; heifers
50 percent.  Near 28 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter
cows traded 3.00 to 4.00 higher.

   Feeder steers:  Medium and large 1  445-500 lbs 269.00-288.00; 500-600 lbs
252.00-274.00; 625-700 lbs 237.00-254.00; pkg 745 lbs 232.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  385 lbs 311.00; 500-600 lbs 244.00-265.00; 710-750 lbs 227.00-236.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  345-400 lbs 270.00-296.00; 400-500 lbs
250.00-279.00; 500-600 lbs 232.00-245.00; 610 lbs 234.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
325 lbs 283.00; 400-500 lbs 255.00-275.00; 500-600 lbs 224.00-245.00; 600-
700 lbs 218.00-224.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  373 lbs 290.00; 450-500 lbs 247.00-
274.00; 500-600 lbs 226.00-260.00; 600-700 lbs 200.00-226.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80   111.00-117.00                      95.00-106.00
Boning         80-85   111.00-119.00    124.00-129.00
Lean           85-90   104.00-110.00                      92.00-100.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2,  1200-1815 lbs 129.00-133.00; 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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