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Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Cattle Auction Report for Nov. 30:

Receipts: 1020 Week Ago: 343 Year Ago: 1295

Compared to last week, no price trend available, due to light

receipts last week. However, a weak undertone was noted. Today's

offerings consisted of several load lots of yearling steers and heifers.

Demand light due to wet and cold weather creating icy and muddy condition.

Supply moderate, near 49 percent steers and bulls, 45 percent heifers and

82 percent feeders over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls around 6 percent. Slaughter

cows mostly steady to 1.00 lower.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 Few 415-450 lbs 212.00; Pkg 478 lbs

204.00; 500-555 lbs 180.00-196.00; 600-650 lbs 177.50-179.00; 650-700 lbs

164.00; Pkg 745 lbs. 165.00; 800-850 lbs 159.60-161.10; Pkg 919 lbs 152.00;

950-1000 lbs 151.50-153.85. Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 560 lbs 168.00;

650-700 lbs 156.00-164.00; 700-750 lbs 161.00-164.00; 800-850 lbs 158.00-

159.00; 850-900 lbs 159.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 400-450 lbs 178.00-180.00; 450-500

lbs 180.00-187.50; 500-550 lbs 168.75-173.50; 550-600 lbs 165.75-168.00;

Few 600-660 lbs 160.00. Medium and Large 1-2 Few 400-500 lbs 169.50-175.00

Pkg 580 lbs 165.50; 600-650 lbs 157.00-158.00; 650-700 lbs 152.00-159.00;

Few 700-750 lbs 153.00; Pkg 719 lbs Fleshy 138.00; 750-800 lbs 152.00-

153.00;

Load 838 lbs 152.00; 850-900 lbs 142.00-150.00; Pkg 941 lbs 142.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 500-550 lbs 172.00-180.00; Pkg

573 lbs 170.00; Pkg 613 lbs 157.50.

Slaughter Cows:

Percent Lean Avg Dressing High Dressing Low Dressing

Breaking 70-80 75.00-82.00 ------------ Few 67.00-74.00

Boning 80-85 69.50-77.00 Few 78.50-85.00 Few 65.00-67.00

Lean 85-90 Few 67.00-73.00 Few 80.00-80.50 62.00-66.50

Slaughter Bulls: Yield grade 1-2 1355-2055 lbs 94.00-104.50;

high dressing Ind 109.50.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 3 yrs to short solid 1st to 3rd

Stage 1035-1400 lbs 1300.00-1885.00 per head.

Cow and Calf Pairs: Scarce

Source: Mo. Dept. of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, market reporter Jodie Pitcock/Dan Trickey, 573-751-5618