Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Cattle Auction Report for 08/31/2015

Receipts:  330    Last Week:  447    Year Ago:  1090

   Compared to last week, feeder steers unevenly steady, with groups of
steers with a higher undertone, feeder heifers steady to 5.00 lower.
Demand moderate to good. Supply light. Cows and bulls were 18 percent of 
the receipts. The feeders were 51 percent steers and bulls and 31 percent 
heifers. Near 41 percent of the feeders were over 600 lbs. Slaughter 
2.00-3.00 lower.
  
   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  Few 325-400 lbs 277.00-296.00;
425-475 lbs 262.00-280.00; 500-550 lbs 245.00-260.00, Pkg thin fleshed
510 lbs 275.00; 600-675 lbs 217.00-232.00; Few 750-775 lbs 190.00-206.00;
Few 825-850 lbs 188.00-192.00. Medium and Large 1-2  Few 400-500 lbs 240.00-
266.00; Few 500-525 lbs 228.00-242.00; Few 600-650 lbs 190.00-211.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  Few 325-400 lbs 247.00-258.00;
425-500 lbs 232.00-243.50; 500-600 lbs 212.00-236.00; Few 600-700 lbs 191.00-
202.00, Pkg Fancy 679 lbs 210.00; Few 700-750 lbs 192.00-206.00. Medium and
Large 1-2 Few 300-325 lbs 227.00-235.00; Pkg 483 lbs 222.00; 500-600 lbs 
200.00-215.00; 600-675 lbs 186.00-195.00. Large 1-2 Few 550-600 lbs 180.00-
184.00; Pkg 613 lbs 164.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 343 lbs 304.00; 425-450 lbs 232.00-
238.00; 450-500 lbs 240.00-262.00; 500-550 lbs 224.00-240.00; 550-600 lbs 
210.00-228.00; Few 600-700 lbs 170.00-196.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 	
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80 Few 99.50-106.00      -----------   -------------
Boning         80-85    102.00-107.00 Couple 112.00-114.00 Few 92.00-96.00
Lean           85-90    -----------    -----------       -------------
                                                    Shelly 76.00-89.00 

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1675-1935 lbs 126.00; Couple High
dressing 137.50-139.50. 

Bred cows:  Medium and Large 1-2 Few 5 to 7 yrs 1150-1400 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage
preg. 2150.00-2500.00; Few 7 yrs to broken mouth 1050-1250 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage
preg. 1375.00-1685.00 per head.

Cow and Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1 Couple 4 to 5 yrs 1200-1250 lbs with
baby to 350 lb calves 2335.00-2625.00 per pair.
  
Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, MO
         Steve Gill, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 hour recorded report (573) 522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS147.txt

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