Colorado Direct Feeder Cattle Report (Fri)
GL_LS165    
Greeley, CO    Fri Feb 09, 2018    USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market News

Colorado Direct Feeder Cattle Weighted Average
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 02/09/2018

Receipts: 3,014        Last Week 4,681        Last Year 2,515              

   Compared to last week:  Feeder steers and heifers sold with a much
higher undertone on limited Current FOB offerings from last week.  
Demand remains good.  Supply consisted of 100 percent over 600 lbs; 
42 percent heifers.  Unless otherwise stated prices are FOB with a 
2-3 percent shrink or equivalent and with a 8-12 cent slide on 
calves and 4-8 cent slide on yearlings from base weight.

Basis Trades:  0 hd strs    292  hd Hfrs 
   
   Steers: No Test.  

   Heifers: Delivered price 680 lbs even Mar CME for Feb-Mar delivery.

                     Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1                      
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Comments       
        540   750-790      780    144.28-148.19     145.19 Current FOB     
        625     850        850       141.00         141.00 Current FOB     
        175   700-740      717    158.00-160.00     159.12 Current Del     
        190   800-825      809    148.35-150.00     149.42 Current Del     
         63     875        875       146.00         146.00 Current Del     

                     Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Comments       
        185     700        700    140.19-140.28     140.26 Current FOB     
        343     750        750       144.00         144.00 Current FOB     
        155   675-685      680    150.00-153.00     151.44 Current Del     
        176   750-775      761    144.00-146.00     145.07 Current Del     
        150     800        800       136.00         136.00 Current Del     
        120     750        750       140.65         140.65 Mar FOB         

Source:  USDA Market News Oklahoma City, OK
         Tina Colby/Joe Massey 405-232-5425
         24 Hour Market Report 1-405-636-2691
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GL_LS165.txt