La Junta Livestock Replacement Cow Auction (Seasonal) - La Junta, CO
GL_LS133  
Greeley, CO    Sat Dec 15, 2018  USDA-Co Dept Ag Market News

La Junta Livestock Commission Company Inc. - La Junta, CO
Special Replacement Stock Cow and Pair Sale

Receipts: 1457      Last Month: 1288       Year Ago: 1826          

   Demand moderate to good for bred heifers, replacement stock cows. Bred 
heifers and stock cows aged, blood tested and pregnancy checked prior to the 
sale. Prices per head. Most bred stock 3 to 6 months bred unless noted. Receipts 
approximately 8 percent bred heifers, 50 percent young and middle age bred cows, 
45 percent aged bred cows, balance mostly feeder cows. *** The next special 
replacement stock cow and pair sale will be Sat Jan 26, 2019.*** 

   Bred Heifers: Medium and Large 1 875-970 lbs 975.00-1075.00, 1000-1175 lbs 
1175.00-1300.00.     
   
   Replacement Stock: Medium and Large 1 Young 1085-1320 lbs 1285.00-1485.00,
mostly 1300.00-1385.00, half load 1240 lbs 1550.00, May calvers 910.00-1025.00,
summer calvers 800.00-910.00; middle age 1185-1585 lbs 910.00-1010.00; aged
1075-1315 lbs 650.00-785.00, half load short solid mouth 810.00.             
   Medium and large 1-2 Heifers 865-970 lbs 800.00-935.00; young 1020-1285 lbs 
1100.00-1250.00; aged 1075-1210 lbs 560.00-610.00.

   Feeder cows: Medium and Large 1 middle age 1190-1250 lbs 57.00-67.00; aged
945-1495 lbs 41.00-52.00, thin 850-1100 lbs 24.00-35.00.   
   
Source:  Co Dept Ag-USDA Market News Service
         Steve Watkins Market News Reporter, (970)353-9750
         24 hr Market News (970)353-8031
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