Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Cattle Auction Report for 11/02/2015

Receipts:  554    Week Ago:  780    Year Ago:  689

   Compared to last week, there were too few feeders for a market 
comparison, however a lower undertone was noted. Producers are 
continuing to work their fields as we start November. Feeder Cattle 
futures closed higher on Monday, where Live Cattle futures closed 
uneven. Demand moderate, supply light. Feeder supplies consisted of 
56 percent steers and bulls, 44 percent heifers, and 26 percent 
feeders over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls 16 percent of the total offering.
Slaughter cows steady to weak.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 240.00-264.00; 400-
450 lbs 230.00-249.00; 500-600 lbs 208.00-220.00; 600-700 lbs 182.00-
202.00; pkg 903 lbs 172.00. Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 200.00-
225.00; 450-500 lbs 200.00-212.00; pkg 595 lbs 183.00. Medium and Large 2  
pkg 323 lbs 200.00; 10 head 392 lbs 222.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 227.00-243.00; 400-
500 lbs 196.00-226.00; 500-550 lbs 186.00-198.00; 600-700 lbs 166.00-
173.00; 850-900 lbs 158.00-162.00; pkg 934 lbs 149.00. Medium and Large 
1-2 few 390 lbs 212.00-216.00; few 450-500 lbs 192.00-194.00; pkg 468 lbs 
thin 202.00; few 585 lbs 184.00-185.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 328 lbs 262.00; few 500-550
 lbs 180.00-196.00; 590-600 lbs 168.00-183.00; 640-650 lbs 169.00-172.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80    76.00-86.00      ind 88.50        68.00-75.00
Boning         80-85    75.00-82.00     ------------      66.50-71.00
Lean           85-90    72.00-77.00     ------------      62.00-70.00  

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, few 1185-2195 lbs 89.00-102.00; ind 
high dressing 113.00.

   Bred cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1-5 yrs 1050-1300 lbs 2nd stage 
1600.00-2000.00 per head, 6-8 yrs 1000-1350 lbs 2nd and 3rd stage 
1500.00-1850.00 per head.

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, MO
         Caroline Carter, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 hour recorded report (573) 522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS147.txt

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