Weekly Colorado Feeder Cattle Summary (Fri)
GL_LS795     
Greeley, CO    Fri Jan 12, 2018    USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market News

Colorado Auction Feeder Cattle Summary

Receipts:  20,778   Last Week:  N/A    Last Year:  21,681

   Compared to last week: No trend is available since the last report with 
comparable trades was in December.  Today�s report consists of market prices for 
Stock Show Specials.  Trade activity and buyer demand were moderate to good.  
The feeder supply consisted of approximately 56 percent steers and 44 percent 
heifers.  Feeder cattle over 600 lbs made up approximately 60 percent of the 
supply.  The next available report will be Friday, January 19, 2018.

   Combined weighted average report for 5 Colorado auctions this week included: 
Sterling Livestock Commission Co., La Junta Livestock Commission Co., Centennial 
Livestock Auction, Livestock Exchange, and Winter Livestock Inc.

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 320-340 lbs 209.00-219.00; 350-400 lbs 
198.00-226.00, fancy 236.50; 400-450 lbs 196.00-222.00, fancy 224.00; 450-500 
lbs 189.00-207.50, fancy 208.00-213.00; 500-550 lbs 175.00-195.00, thin fleshed 
200.00; 505-545 lbs 192.00-205.00, fancy; 550-600 lbs 165.00-189.00, fleshy 
154.00; 600-650 lbs 154.00-176.00, fleshy 150; 650-700 lbs 146.00-164.00; 700-
750 lbs 145.50-157.50; 750-800 lbs 142.00-152.00, fleshy 138.50-143.00; 800-850 
lbs 134.00-148.25; 850-900 lbs 130.00-142.50, fancy 147.00; 915-935 lbs 136.00-
137.75; 960-980 lbs 122.00-135.75. 
   Medium and Large 1-2 415-450 lbs 189.00-205.00; 450-495 lbs 172.00-186.00; 
500-550 lbs 164.50-179.00; 550-600 lbs 153.00-178.00; 600-645 lbs 150.00-166.00; 
655-700 lbs 140.50-154.00; 710-740 lbs 135.00-149.00; 755-795 lbs 135.00-144.50; 
868 lbs 134.00. 

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 305 lbs 206.00; 350-390 lbs 177.50-185.00; 
400-450 lbs 163.00-183.00; 450-500 lbs 151.00-173.50, fancy 178.00-182.75; 500-
550 lbs 148.00-163.00, fancy 169.00; 550-600 lbs 139.00-161.00; 600-650 lbs 
135.50-155.00; 650-700 lbs 134.50-148.00; 700-750 lbs 130.00-144.00; 750-790 lbs 
129.00-143.00; 800-840 lbs 134.50-141.00; 855-870 lbs 133.25-136.00; 954 lbs 
127.00. 
   Medium and Large 1-2 305-345 lbs 165.00-186.00; 370-400 lbs 161.00-176.50; 
405-450 lbs 154.00-165.00; 455-500 lbs 148.00-160.00; 500-545 lbs 141.00-153.75; 
550-600 lbs 140.00-147.00; 610-635 lbs 131.00-141.50; 650-700 lbs 123.00-138.50; 
710-740 lbs 126.00-138.50; 755-795 lbs 135.00-136.50. 

                     Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1                      
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         24   321-340      325    209.00-219.00     216.75                 
        100   350-398      378    198.00-226.00     218.01                 
         16     367        367       236.50         236.50 Fancy           
        281   403-449      423    196.00-222.00     214.48                 
         15     405        405       224.00         224.00 Fancy           
        470   450-499      477    189.00-207.50     198.87                 
        113   457-474      472    208.00-213.00     210.19 Fancy           
        582   500-548      528    175.00-195.00     185.90                 
        204   505-545      524    192.00-205.00     200.79 Fancy           
         26     506        506       200.00         200.00 Thin Fleshed    
        917   550-598      575    165.00-189.00     172.30                 
        109   551-563      557    178.00-180.00     178.68 Fancy           
         22     584        584       154.00         154.00 Fleshy          
       1287   600-647      623    154.00-176.00     166.40                 
        203   601-631      609    169.00-181.00     176.32 Fancy           
         31     649        649       150.00         150.00 Fleshy          
         52     633        633       172.00         172.00 Thin Fleshed    
         35     601        601       172.00         172.00 Value Added     
        903   650-698      668    146.00-164.00     157.38                 
         25     695        695       146.00         146.00 Calves          
        108   662-680      667       164.00         164.00 Fancy           
         97   664-686      679    149.00-153.00     152.45 Fleshy          
         30   655-684      669    148.00-151.00     150.03 Full            
        909   703-746      724    145.50-157.50     152.02                 
        101   700-746      728    145.00-147.00     145.98 Calves          
        795   750-798      772    142.00-152.00     146.61                 
         93   753-793      786    138.50-143.00     142.15 Fleshy          
        708   800-847      823    134.00-148.25     144.27                 
         21     810        810       135.00         135.00 Fleshy          
        205   850-897      869    130.00-142.50     140.72                 
         59     879        879       147.00         147.00 Fancy           
        163   915-934      924    136.00-137.75     137.41                 
        159   963-979      969    122.00-135.75     133.91                 

                     Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         79   415-447      432    189.00-205.00     200.88                 
         73   451-495      477    172.00-186.00     177.95                 
        173   503-548      527    164.50-179.00     173.76                 
        188   554-596      576    153.00-178.00     167.94                 
        191   603-642      627    150.00-166.00     159.61                 
         33     604        604       165.00         165.00 Calves          
        260   655-699      684    140.50-154.00     150.08                 
        162   713-739      722    135.00-149.00     145.45                 
         60   758-795      782    135.00-144.50     138.37                 
         10     868        868       134.00         134.00                 

                     Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2                      
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         30     681        681       140.00         140.00                 

                     Feeder Steers Large 1                           
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         62   526-542      535    175.00-180.00     175.97                 
         39   615-633      625    151.50-159.00     155.92                 
        114   651-695      680    146.00-160.50     154.67                 
         46   703-723      709    149.00-153.75     152.38                 
         86   750-791      757    136.00-146.50     143.00                 
         56     841        841       142.50         142.50                 

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         11     532        532       167.00         167.00                 
         11     615        615       155.00         155.00                 

                     Feeder Steers Medium 1                           
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         21   364-385      375    192.00-205.00     196.02                 
         24   483-492      489    180.50-191.00     183.96                 
         15     533        533       176.00         176.00                 
         25     671        671       146.00         146.00                 
         14   781-796      789    137.00-140.00     138.51                 

                     Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         11     305        305       206.00         206.00                 
         95   353-388      371    177.50-185.00     180.53                 
        387   401-447      422    163.00-183.00     173.77                 
        449   452-499      478    151.00-173.50     164.71                 
        166   455-485      475    178.00-182.75     181.35 Fancy           
         31     458        458       172.00         172.00 Thin Fleshed    
        848   500-549      523    148.00-163.00     157.06                 
         85   503-513      511       169.00         169.00 Fancy           
         34     520        520       162.00         162.00 Thin Fleshed    
        881   550-597      573    139.00-161.00     149.83                 
       1148   600-647      619    135.50-155.00     144.87                 
       1157   650-698      674    134.50-148.00     142.28                 
        725   700-748      721    130.00-144.00     137.55                 
         33     721        721       137.00         137.00 Fleshy          
        374   751-789      769    129.00-143.00     137.27                 
        100   762-791      785    136.25-139.75     139.29 Fancy           
         99   800-839      808    134.50-141.00     138.80                 
         87     800        800       137.75         137.75 Fancy           
        253   856-868      860    133.25-136.00     134.29                 
         11     954        954       127.00         127.00                 

                     Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         38   307-345      330    165.00-186.00     178.43                 
         65   373-399      392    161.00-176.50     173.86                 
         50   408-446      430    154.00-165.00     159.85                 
        170   458-499      485    148.00-160.00     155.66                 
        182   500-543      530    141.00-153.75     146.75                 
        236   552-599      582    140.00-147.00     142.89                 
        110   611-635      625    131.00-141.50     138.00                 
        121   653-699      678    123.00-138.50     134.78                 
         74   713-739      723    126.00-138.50     135.95                 
         22   759-795      784    135.00-136.50     135.46                 

                     Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         46   566-596      587    134.00-140.00     136.84                 

                     Feeder Heifers Large 1                           
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         58     455        455       160.50         160.50                 
         35   565-588      581    142.50-155.00     146.32                 
         63   614-632      623    136.00-145.00     138.86                 

                     Feeder Heifers Medium 1                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         18     486        486       156.00         156.00                 
         11     538        538       132.00         132.00                 
         13     643        643       129.00         129.00                 
         42   720-749      745    125.75-134.50     128.78                 

Source:  USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market News Service, Greeley, CO
         Heath Dewey, Market Reporter
         970-353-9750 Greeley.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GL_LS795.txt
         http://marketnews.usda.gov/portal/lg

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