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

COLORADO WEEKLY WEIGHTED AVERAGE CATTLE REPORT - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES
(Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)
For Week Ending Sunday, 3/11/2018

Confirmed:       4,641       Last Week:     4,311         Last Year:    5,736

                             LIVE FOB BASIS - Beef Breeds
                          Head        Weight    Wtd Avg    Price    Wtd Avg
                          Count       Range     Weight     Range    Price
STEERS
 Over 80% Choice         1,054    1,375-1,556    1,427  127.00-127.00     127.00
 65 - 80% Choice         1,248    1,275-1,525    1,402  126.50-128.00     126.97
 35 - 65% Choice            98    1,500-1,500    1,500  127.00-127.00     127.00
  0 - 35% Choice                       -                      -
 Total all grades        2,400    1,275-1,556    1,417  126.50-128.00     126.98
HEIFERS
 Over 80% Choice         1,110    1,350-1,434    1,398  127.00-127.00     127.00
 65 - 80% Choice           865    1,140-1,275    1,251  127.00-128.00     127.65
 35 - 65% Choice                       -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                       -                      -
 Total all grades        1,975    1,140-1,434    1,333  127.00-128.00     127.29

                        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                       -                      -
 65 - 80% Choice                       -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                       -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                       -                      -
 Total all grades                      -                      -


WEEKLY ACCUMULATED     Head Count    Avg Weight      Avg Price
 Live    Steer            2,400       1,417.10        $126.98
 Live    Heifer           1,975       1,333.30        $127.29
 Dressed Steer
 Dressed Heifer

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK  Head Count    Avg Weight      Avg Price
 Live    Steer            3,026       1,401.30        $126.43
 Live    Heifer             583       1,323.90        $126.85
 Dressed Steer
 Dressed Heifer             270         794.10        $202.00

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR  Head Count    Avg Weight      Avg Price
 Live    Steer            2,482       1,417.30        $125.79
 Live    Heifer           2,942       1,297.40        $125.41
 Dressed Steer
 Dressed Heifer


WEEKLY PRICE DISTRIBUTION

Live FOB                                 Dressed Delivered
Head      Price                          Head       Price
541       126.50-126.99
3,041     127.00-127.49
0         127.50-127.99
1,059     128.00-128.49


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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