Winter Livestock Cattle Auction - La Junta, CO (Tue)
GL_LS752
Greeley, CO    Tue Dec 11, 2018    USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market New
 
Winter Livestock Inc - La Junta, CO
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/11/2018
 
Receipts:  5728    Last Week:  6749    Year Ago:  5552
 
   Compared with last Tuesday: Steers under 400 lbs steady, 400 to 650 lbs 5.00 
to 8.00 higher, 650-700 lbs 3.00 to 5.00 higher. Heifers under 500 lbs 1.00 to 
3.00 higher, 500 to 600 lbs 2.00 to 4.00 higher, 600 to 650 lbs 5.00 higher,
650 to 700 lbs steady. Yearlings feeder steers over 700 lbs 3.00 to 5.00 
instances instances 8.00 higher. Yearling feeder heifers scarce. Slaughter cows
and bulls steady. Trade active. Demand good with most calves being weaned 30 to 
45 days. Supply included 85 percent feeders, balance mostly slaughter and feeder  
cows. In the feeder supply steers made up approximately 55 percent of the run, 
heifers 45 percent. Offerings over 600 lbs 46 percent. 

Slaughter Cows:
Grade     Pct Lean    Weight      Average      High Dress   Low Dress
Breakers   75-80     1480-1815   46.00-49.00   50.00-51.00 38.00-43.00
Boners     80-85     1145-1350   43.00-47.00      --  --   36.00-42.00
Lean       85-90      950-1150   42.00-45.00      47.00    33.00-38.00

Slaughter Bulls:
Grade                 Weight      Average      High Dress   Low Dress
1-2                  1445-2465   69.00-72.00     -- --      66.00-68.00

Feeder Cows: Medium and Large 1 Aged 1080-1350 lbs 45.00-50.00, thin 31.00-
38.00.  

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 360-400 lbs 213.00-220.00; 410-420 lbs 
202.50-210.00, 450-455 lbs 196.50-201.00; 500-545 lbs 169.00-179.00, 550-600 lbs
164.50-176.00; 600-645 lbs 153.50-164.00,650-695 lbs 146.50-155.00, light load
655 lbs fancy 160.00, calves 660-685 lbs 134.00-138.00; 715-740 lbs 
144.50-150.00, 750-760 lbs 138.00-144.00; lot 825 lbs 140.50, couple loads 
815 lbs fancy 145.50.
   Medium and Large 1-2 lot 315 lbs 207.50; 475-495 lbs 175.50-178.00; lot 670 
lbs 143.00; 700-725 lbs 132.50-138.50.
   Large 1 lot 425 lbs 197.50; 520-540 lbs 167.00-171.00, lot 570 lbs 152.50;
720-730 lbs 138.50-140.00.
   Medium 1 lot 490 lbs 178.50.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 365-380 lbs 181.00-186.00; 405-450 lbs 
166.00-176.00, lot 410 lbs thin fleshed 180.00, 460-500 lbs 146.00-156.00, 
455-490 lbs thin fleshed 162.00-165.00; 505-545 lbs 145.00-154.00, 560-585 lbs 
140.00-147.00; 605-635 lbs 140.00-147.00, lot 640 lbs thin fleshed 149.50,
calves 615-645 lbs 131.50-139.00, 650-695 lbs 133.00-138.00; lot 715 lbs 142.50.
   Medium and Large 1-2 315-345 lbs 185.00-188.00, 380-400 lbs 170.00-178.00;
430-450 lbs 160.00-162.00; 530-575 lbs 137.50-141.00; lot 610 lbs 137.00.
   Large 1 520-595 lbs 134.00-140.00.
   Medium 1 lot 565 lbs 127.00; 665-685 lbs 126.00-129.50. 
  
               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   51    360-397     377    213.00-220.00     217.27
   45    412-420     416    202.50-210.00     207.45
  104    450-455     452    196.50-201.00     197.76
  243    502-544     525    169.00-179.00     174.55
  259    550-597     570    164.50-176.00     168.57
  239    600-643     626    153.50-164.00     158.97
  225    654-694     667    146.50-155.00     150.70
   55    660-684     672    134.00-138.00     136.00   Calves
   48      655       655       160.00         160.00   Fancy
  253    717-737     733    144.50-150.00     146.96
   60    753-758     755    138.00-144.00     142.17
   16      826       826       140.50         140.50
  120      814       814       145.50         145.50   Fancy

               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      314       314       207.50         207.50
   46    479-496     487    175.50-178.00     176.72
   14      670       670       143.00         143.00
   35    700-725     708    132.50-138.50     134.43

               Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   20      427       427       197.50         197.50
   24    520-540     535    167.00-171.00     167.97
   14      572       572       152.50         152.50
   72    720-730     725    138.50-140.00     139.29

               Feeder Steers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   26      489       489       178.50         178.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   40    368-379     373    181.00-186.00     183.26
  105    407-446     431    166.00-176.00     171.65
    9      411       411       180.00         180.00   Thin Fleshed
  130    461-497     487    146.00-156.00     149.95
   61    454-487     468    162.00-165.00     163.33   Thin Fleshed
  305    507-544     529    145.00-154.00     150.46
  181    560-582     572    140.00-147.00     142.64
  185    608-636     620    140.00-147.00     143.75
   63    615-644     634    131.50-139.00     134.66   Calves
   15      641       641       149.50         149.50   Thin Fleshed
  153    652-694     665    133.00-138.00     135.48
   31    664-681     671    131.00-135.00     132.70   Calves
   10      714       714       142.50         142.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    315-345     331    185.00-188.00     186.32
   30    381-397     390    170.00-178.00     173.11
   26    433-445     437    160.00-162.00     161.30
   21      450       450       160.00         160.00
   41    534-538     537    140.50-141.00     140.84
   43    565-572     569    137.50-139.00     138.21
   21      614       614       137.00         137.00

               Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   32    524-536     533    138.00-140.00     139.51
   20      596       596       134.00         134.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   18      567       567       127.00         127.00
   54    665-683     677    126.00-129.50     127.21

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