Colorado Weekly Weighted Average Cattle Report - Negotiated Purchases
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St Joseph, MO    Mon May 14, 2018    USDA Market News

COLORADO WEEKLY WEIGHTED AVERAGE CATTLE REPORT - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES
(Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)
For Week Ending Sunday, 5/13/2018

Confirmed:       3,755       Last Week:     4,228         Last Year:    6,314

                             LIVE FOB BASIS - Beef Breeds
                          Head        Weight    Wtd Avg    Price    Wtd Avg
                          Count       Range     Weight     Range    Price
STEERS
 Over 80% Choice         1,383    1,266-1,400    1,317  119.00-122.00     120.68
 65 - 80% Choice           213    1,350-1,388    1,372  120.00-120.00     120.00
 35 - 65% Choice            74    1,425-1,425    1,425  122.00-122.00     122.00
  0 - 35% Choice                       -                      -
 Total all grades        1,670    1,266-1,425    1,328  119.00-122.00     120.65
HEIFERS
 Over 80% Choice           828    1,200-1,266    1,230  119.00-121.00     119.71
 65 - 80% Choice           875    1,125-1,255    1,170  119.00-122.00     121.83
 35 - 65% Choice                       -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                       -                      -
 Total all grades        1,703    1,125-1,266    1,199  119.00-122.00     120.80

                        DRESSED DELIEVERED BASIS - Beef Breeds
                          Head        Weight    Wtd Avg    Price    Wtd Avg
                          Count       Range     Weight     Range    Price
STEERS
 Over 80% Choice           173      896-896       896   193.50-193.50     193.50
 65 - 80% Choice                       -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                       -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                       -                      -
 Total all grades          173      896-896       896   193.50-193.50     193.50
HEIFERS
 Over 80% Choice                       -                      -
 65 - 80% Choice           157      853-853       853   190.00-190.00     190.00
 35 - 65% Choice                       -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                       -                      -
 Total all grades          157      853-853       853   190.00-190.00     190.00


WEEKLY ACCUMULATED     Head Count    Avg Weight      Avg Price
 Live    Steer            1,670       1,328.40        $120.65
 Live    Heifer           1,703       1,199.10        $120.80
 Dressed Steer              173         896.00        $193.50
 Dressed Heifer             157         853.40        $190.00

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK  Head Count    Avg Weight      Avg Price
 Live    Steer            3,357       1,381.80        $121.24
 Live    Heifer             831       1,233.90        $121.43
 Dressed Steer
 Dressed Heifer

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR  Head Count    Avg Weight      Avg Price
 Live    Steer            3,435       1,377.50        $133.69
 Live    Heifer           2,359       1,207.40        $134.88
 Dressed Steer
 Dressed Heifer


WEEKLY PRICE DISTRIBUTION

Live FOB                                 Dressed Delivered
Head      Price                          Head       Price
753       119.00-119.49                  157        190.00-190.49
0         119.50-119.99                  0          190.50-190.99
893       120.00-120.49                  0          191.00-191.49
0         120.50-120.99                  0          191.50-191.99
352       121.00-121.49                  0          192.00-192.49
0         121.50-121.99                  0          192.50-192.99
1,427     122.00-122.49                  0          193.00-193.49
                                         173        193.50-193.99


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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