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USDA-GL: Winter Livestock Cattle Auction - La Junta, CO (Tue)

Greeley, CO - Tue Dec 5, 2017 - USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market New

 
Winter Livestock Inc - La Junta, CO
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/05/2017
 
Receipts:  7821    Last Week:  3543    Year Ago:  7250
 
   Compared with last Tuesday: Steer calves under 500 lbs mostly steady 
instances 3.00 to 5.00 higher on weaned preconditioned calves, 500 to 600 lbs 
steady to 2.00 higher, over 600 lbs steady to 2.00 lower. Heifer calves steady 
to 2.00 lower except for 500 to 600 lbs 3.00 to 5.00 lower. Yearling feeder 
steers over 700 lbs steady to 2.00 lower. Yearling feeder heifer over 700 lbs 
mostly steady. Slaughter cows 3.00 to 5.00 lower. Slaughter bulls 1.00 to 2.00 
lower. Demand moderate to good. Supply included 70 percent feeders, balance 
mostly slaughter cows and bulls. In the feeder supply steers made up 
approximately 60 percent of the run, heifers 40 percent. Offerings over 600 lbs 
near 50 percent.

Slaughter Cows:
Grade     Pct Lean    Weight      Average      High Dress   Low Dress
Breakers   75-80     1430-1925   55.00-59.00   60.00-63.00  48.00-53.00
Boners     80-85     1040-1350   54.00-59.00      -- --     47.00-52.00
Full/fleshy                                                 43.00-48.00
Lean       85-90      850-1250   48.00-51.00      -- --     44.00-47.00

Slaughter Bulls:
Grade                 Weight      Average      High Dress   Low Dress
1-2                  1635-2345   76.00-81.00     -- --      68.00-75.00

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 310-350 lbs 215.00-216.00, lot 355 lbs 
207.50, lot 380 lbs fancy 232.50; 410-435 lbs 203.00-205.00, 400-450 lbs thin 
fleshed 212.50-219.00, 470-475 lbs 193.00-195.00, 465-485 lbs thin fleshed 
200.00-201.00; 500-545 lbs 180.00-189.00, lot 515 lbs thin fleshed 192.50,
550-600 lbs 164.00-173.00, load 550 lbs thin fleshed 186.00; 600-645 lbs 
157.00-165.50, calves 610-645 lbs 152.50-153.00, lot 600 lbs thin fleshed 
168.00, 655-690 lbs 151.00-154.50, calves 665-695 lbs 148.00-153.00; 700-750 lbs 
150.50-155.75, calves 705-720 lbs 145.00-149.50, 700-730 lbs full 149.00-149.50,
750-790 lbs 149.00-155.25, lot 775 lbs full 144.50; 865-885 lbs 150.50-152.25;
load 915 lbs 145.00.
   Large 1 light load 490 lbs 180.00; light load 590 lbs 163.00.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 405-450 lbs 159.00-169.00, 455-490 lbs 
156.00-163.00, lot 460 lbs thin fleshed 167.50; 500-520 lbs 154.00-160.00, 
555-580 lbs 140.00-150.00; 620-635 lbs 142.00-144.50, 655-690 lbs 140.50-143.50,
calves half load 660 lbs 139.00; 700-740 lbs 140.00-143.00, half load calves
740 lbs 135.50; 805-850 lbs 136.25-139.25, 855-895 lbs 130.00-135.00.
   Medium and Large 1-2 360-390 lbs 166.00; 400-440 lbs 151.00-158.00; 500-510 
lbs 150.00-151.00, 570-590 lbs 134.00-140.00; lot 630 lbs 137.50, half load 650 
lbs 133.00.            
   
               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    313-347     330    215.00-216.00     215.47
   14      357       357       207.50         207.50
   23      380       380       232.50         232.50   Fancy
  101    410-433     421    203.00-205.00     204.76
   40    400-447     406    212.50-219.00     216.69   Thin Fleshed
   67    471-475     472    193.00-195.00     194.61
  101    465-483     473    200.00-201.00     200.47   Thin Fleshed
  312    500-543     517    180.00-189.00     183.67
   13      518       518       192.50         192.50   Thin Fleshed
  431    551-598     577    164.00-173.00     167.42
   51      553       553       186.00         186.00   Thin Fleshed
  219    604-643     626    157.00-165.50     161.57
   62    614-643     628    152.50-153.00     152.75   Calves
   22      600       600       168.00         168.00   Thin Fleshed
  290    655-690     673    151.00-154.50     153.42
   92    665-696     673    148.00-153.00     151.65   Calves
  229    700-747     721    150.50-155.75     154.44
   39    707-716     711    145.00-149.50     147.52   Calves
   76    704-729     713    149.00-149.50     149.32   Full
  447    750-789     765    149.00-155.25     153.52
   41      774       774       144.50         144.50   Full
  157    865-886     868    150.50-152.25     152.03
   56      917       917       145.00         145.00

               Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   73      489       489       180.00         180.00
   64      592       592       163.00         163.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  184    409-447     421    159.00-169.00     164.45
  170    459-491     472    156.00-163.00     158.51
    9      461       461       167.50         167.50   Thin Fleshed
  258    500-520     506    154.00-160.00     158.25
  395    555-582     571    140.00-150.00     145.25
   48    622-633     629    142.00-144.50     143.62
  268    656-692     675    140.50-143.50     142.11
   29      660       660       139.00         139.00   Calves
   33    704-739     718    140.00-143.00     141.78
   41      738       738       135.50         135.50   Calves
  107    805-847     814    136.25-139.25     137.67
  124    855-896     880    130.00-135.00     132.48

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   51    362-386     372       166.00         166.00
  102    400-440     423    151.00-158.00     154.94
   42    500-509     503    150.00-151.00     150.31
   90    570-592     581    134.00-140.00     136.76
   27      630       630       137.50         137.50
   39      650       650       133.00         133.00

Source:  USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Steve Watkins – Market News Reporter, (970)353-9750
         24 hr Market Report, (970)353-8031 
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GL_LS752.txt
 
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