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Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Cattle Auction Report for Sept. 14:

Receipts: 470 Two Weeks Ago: 330 Year Ago: 622

Compared to two weeks ago, no good price comparison, undertone feeder

steers under 600 lbs and all weights of heifers was lower, steers over

600 lbs steady. Demand moderate to good. supply light. In the feeder

supply 44 percent steers and bulls and 43 percent heifers, near 30 percent

of the feeders were over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls 13 percent. Slaughter

cows steady to 3.00 lower.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 Pkg 415 lbs 271.00; 450-500 lbs 251.00-

260.00; 500-550 lbs 239.00-252.00; 550-600 lbs 222.00-237.00; Pkg 609 lbs

229.00; 675-700 lbs 216.00; Pkg 725 lbs 208.00. Medium and Large 1-2 325-400

lbs 256.00-266.00; Pkg 449 lbs 245.00; Few 450-500 lbs 233.00-236.00; Few

550-600 lbs 228.00-230.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 450-500 lbs 226.00-234.00; 500-550

lbs 217.00-220.50; 550-600 lbs 210.00-216.00; 600-700 lbs 195.00-204.00;

725-750 lbs 182.00-200.00. Medium and Large 1-2 450-500 lbs 190.00-225.00;

500-550 lbs 194.00-218.00; 550-600 lbs 188.00-199.00; Few 625-650 lbs 188.00-193.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 392 lbs 278.00; 425-500 lbs 235.00

-240.00; 500-550 lbs 206.00-230.50; 575-600 lbs 188.00-192.00; 625-700 lbs

180.00-190.00.

Slaughter Cows:

Percent Lean Avg Dressing High Dressing Low Dressing

Breaking 70-80 ----------- ------------ Few 92.00-96.00

Boning 80-85 96.00-105.00 ------------ Few 92.00-95.00

Lean 85-90 Few 92.00-98.00 ----------- -------------

Shelly 63.00-88.00

Slaughter Bulls: Yield grade 1-2, 1050-1675 lbs 126.00-129.00; Low

dressing 119.00-122.00.

Bred cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 3 yrs to short and solid 1000-1350 lbs 1st to 3rd stage preg. 1350.00-1900.

Source:Mo. Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, market reporter, Steve Gill, 573-751-5618