Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 02/09/2015

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Receipts:  791    Week Ago:  500    Year Ago:  1009

   Compared to last week, feeders sold near 4.00 to 10.00 higher on an uneven
test.  Supply moderate.  Demand good.  Cows and bulls were 3 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 72 percent of the run;
heifers 28 percent.  Near 85 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter
cows traded near steady on a light test.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 300-400 lbs 313.00-330.00; few 400-
500 lbs 282.00-307.00; few 500-600 lbs 250.00-269.00; 600-700 lbs 216.00-236.50;
700-800 lbs 207.00-218.00; 800-900 lbs 182.00-204.00; 908 lbs 182.00.  Medium
and Large 1-2  few 350-400 lbs 293.00-303.00; few 450-500 lbs 255.00-281.00;
few 500-550 lbs 258.00-269.00; 830-890 lbs 184.00-198.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few 315-330 lbs 301.00-306.00; 420-
500 lbs 245.00-269.00; few 500-600 lbs 226.00-248.00; 645-700 lbs 194.00-216.00;
725-899 lbs 188.00-195.00; 800-850 lbs 181.50-184.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
few 350-400 lbs 265.00-284.00; 415 lbs 249.00; few 500-600 lbs 234.50-246.00;
640-700 lbs 188.00-216.00; 700-800 lbs 180.00-194.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  330 lbs 306.00; 450-500 lbs 257.00-
285.00; 500-600 lbs 244.00-268.00; 600-700 lbs 199.00-233.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    111.00-112.00                     98.00
Boning         80-85    110.00-114.00
Lean           85-90

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2,  1400-1685 lbs, 128.00-132.00.

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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