Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company: Cattle Auction Report for 05/11/2015

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Receipts:  543    Week Ago:  953    Year Ago:  545

   Compared to last week, feeders near 1.00 to 4.00 lower on a lighter test.
Supply light to moderate.  Demand moderate.  Cows and bulls were 17 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 50 percent of the run;
heifers 50 percent.  Near 37 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter
cows traded steady to 2.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 278.00-300.00; 500-600 lbs
249.00-281.00; 600-700 lbs 222.00-261.50; 700-800 lbs 202.00-220.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  393 lbs 285.00; 400-500 lbs 271.00-289.00; 500-600 lbs 242.00-272.00;
738 lbs 208.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  370-380 lbs 281.00-285.00; 400-500 lbs
264.00-278.00; 500-600 lbs 222.00-252.00; 600-700 lbs 208.00-216.00; 700-800 lbs
200.00-230.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 265.00-271.00; 400-500 lbs
246.00-271.00; 500-600 lbs 237.00-252.00; 600-700 lbs 212.00-230.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 283.00-300.00; 400-500 lbs
262.00-298.00; 500-600 lbs 245.00-270.00; 600-650 lbs 220.00-243.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80   103.50-112.50    114.00            95.00-103.00
Boning         80-85   104.00-109.00    114.00-119.00     93.00-102.00
                                    Ind 130.00
Lean           85-90   102.00-113.50    116.00-118.00     90.00-94.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2,  few 1515-2135 lbs, 129.00-141.00; fleshy
123.00.

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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