Colorado Weekly Weighted Average Cattle Report - Negotiated Purchases
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St Joseph, MO    Mon Feb 12, 2018    USDA Market News

COLORADO WEEKLY WEIGHTED AVERAGE CATTLE REPORT - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES
(Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)
For Week Ending Sunday, 2/11/2018

Confirmed:       6,656       Last Week:     9,027         Last Year:    9,338

                             LIVE FOB BASIS - Beef Breeds
                          Head        Weight    Wtd Avg    Price    Wtd Avg
                          Count       Range     Weight     Range    Price
STEERS
 Over 80% Choice         2,206    1,325-1,550    1,510  126.00-126.50     126.18
 65 - 80% Choice         2,656    1,350-1,565    1,491  125.00-126.50     126.35
 35 - 65% Choice                       -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                       -                      -
 Total all grades        4,862    1,325-1,565    1,500  125.00-126.50     126.27
HEIFERS
 Over 80% Choice         1,104    1,272-1,350    1,333  126.00-126.50     126.41
 65 - 80% Choice           330    1,250-1,250    1,250  126.50-126.50     126.50
 35 - 65% Choice           140    1,225-1,225    1,225  126.50-126.50     126.50
  0 - 35% Choice                       -                      -
 Total all grades        1,574    1,225-1,350    1,306  126.00-126.50     126.44

                        DRESSED DELIEVERED BASIS - Beef Breeds
                          Head        Weight    Wtd Avg    Price    Wtd Avg
                          Count       Range     Weight     Range    Price
STEERS
 Over 80% Choice                       -                      -
 65 - 80% Choice                       -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                       -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                       -                      -
 Total all grades                      -                      -
HEIFERS
 Over 80% Choice           180      794-794       794   200.00-200.00     200.00
 65 - 80% Choice                       -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                       -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                       -                      -
 Total all grades          180      794-794       794   200.00-200.00     200.00


WEEKLY ACCUMULATED     Head Count    Avg Weight      Avg Price
 Live    Steer            4,862       1,499.50        $126.27
 Live    Heifer           1,574       1,305.60        $126.44
 Dressed Steer
 Dressed Heifer             180         794.10        $200.00

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK  Head Count    Avg Weight      Avg Price
 Live    Steer            6,278       1,508.40        $126.00
 Live    Heifer           2,642       1,374.90        $126.00
 Dressed Steer
 Dressed Heifer

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR  Head Count    Avg Weight      Avg Price
 Live    Steer            5,176       1,488.50        $119.92
 Live    Heifer           3,659       1,320.40        $119.95
 Dressed Steer              131         886.90        $191.00
 Dressed Heifer


WEEKLY PRICE DISTRIBUTION

Live FOB                                 Dressed Delivered
Head      Price                          Head       Price
34        125.00-125.49                  220        200.00-200.49
0         125.50-125.99
2,315     126.00-126.49
4,087     126.50-126.99


Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, St. Joseph, MO
        816-676-7000    email:  stjoe.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain

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