Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 11/24/2014

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Receipts:  505    Week Ago:  293    Year Ago:  636

   Compared to last week, feeders sold 2.00 to 7.00 higher on a better test
than last week.  Supply moderate with a nice quality run.  Demand good to
very good.  Cows and bulls were 19 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply,
steers and bulls were 54 percent of the run; heifers 46 percent.  Near
28 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded near steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and large 1  325-355 lbs 317.00-325.00; 400-500 lbs
281.00-322.00; 500-600 lbs 264.00-277.00; 600-700 lbs 240.00-265.00; 700-
800 lbs 226.00-234.00; 830-845 lbs 224.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs
268.00-312.00; 500-600 lbs 250.00-260.00; 600-700 lbs 232.00-257.00; 705-725 lbs
228.00; 865 lbs 216.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 289.00-307.00; 400-500 lbs
256.00-286.00; 500-600 lbs 236.00-252.50; 608 lbs 223.00; 760 lbs 213.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 268.00-292.00; 400-500 lbs 249.00-265.00; 500-
600 lbs 236.00-246.00; 660-670 lbs 220.00-224.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  390 lbs 289.00-309.00; 450-500 lbs
262.00-273.00; 500-600 lbs 232.00-266.00; 605 lbs 230.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80   111.00-121.00    123.00-126.75
Boning         80-85   112.00-119.50    122.00-126.00    100.00-109.00
Lean           85-90   104.00-113.00    119.00            92.00-103.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2,  1315-2330 lbs 125.00-136.00; low dressing 105.00.

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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