Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Feeder Cattle Report for 12/21/2015
 
Receipts:  349    Week Ago:  379    Year Ago:  0  

      Compared to last week, steer and heifer calves traded mostly
 10.00-15.00 higher on a light test of comparable sales. Supply light.
 Demand moderate. Near 51 percent steers and bulls, heifers 49 percent,
 and 25 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls 13 percent of the offering.
 Slaughter cows were steady.  

       *********There will be No Sale next week *********
            Merry Christmas and have a Happy New Year 

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 303 lbs 234.00; 400-500 lbs 
200.00-215.00; 500-600 lbs 165.00-190.00; pkg 614 lbs 164.50; pkg 752 lbs
141.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  500-550 lbs 165.50-184.00.  

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs few 165.00-184.00;400-
500 lbs 152.00-169.00; 500-600 lbs 142.00-154.50; 600-700 lbs 137.50
140.00; pkg 1013 lbs 0.80.  Medium and Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 145.00-
149.00.  Medium 1  pkg 135.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 201.00-227.00; 400-500
lbs 189.00-205.00; 500-600 lbs 164.00-178.00 600-650 lbs 138.00-146.00. 
Medium and Large 1-2  600-700 lbs 120.00-132.00.
 

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80   few 62.00-68.00     ind. 71.50        ------------
Boning         80-85       62.00-63.00     68.00-73.50   few 59.50-60.00      
Lean           85-90       54.00-59.00     -----------   few 44.00-45.00
  
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield grade 1-2  1395-1995 lbs  74.00-93.50            

Source:  USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News Service, Sedalia, MO
         Dan Trickey, Market Reporter 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS147.txt

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