Weekly Colorado Feeder Cattle Summary (Fri)
GL_LS795     
Greeley, CO    Fri Feb 8, 2019    USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market News

Colorado Auction Feeder Cattle Summary

Receipts:  6483    Last Week:  5387    Last Year:  3756

   Compared to last week:   Trade activity and demand moderate to good.  Feeder 
steers under 500 lbs traded steady to 2.00 lower, 500-600 lbs unevenly steady, 
and over 600 lbs 1.00 to 5.00 higher.  Feeder heifers under 500 lbs traded 4.00 
higher, and over 500 lbs traded 2.00 to 3.00 lower.  The feeder supply consisted 
of approximately 50 percent steers, 15 percent Holstein steers, and 35 percent 
heifers. Feeder cattle over 600 lbs made up approximately 53 percent of the 
supply.  The next available report will be Friday, February 15, 2019.

   Combined weighted average report for 4 Colorado auctions this week included: 
La Junta Livestock Commission Co., Centennial Livestock Auction, Sterling 
Livestock Commission Co., and Winter Livestock Inc.

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 310-330 lbs 211.00-218.00; 380-395 lbs 
200.00-209.00; 410-450 lbs 186.00-205.00; 402 lbs 212.00, thin fleshed; 455-500 
lbs 184.00-198.00; 505-550 lbs 176.00-188.00; 550-590 lbs 170.00-179.00; 605-650 
lbs 150.00-177.00; 650-695 lbs 150.00-165.00; 700-750 lbs 141.00-149.00, thin 
fleshed 153.00; 750-795 lbs 137.00-145.00; 810-840 lbs 135.00-140.50; 850-865 
lbs 133.75-138.50; 928 lbs 135.00. 
   Medium and Large 1-2 370-385 lbs 187.50-206.00; 405-450 lbs 187.00-198.00; 
460-500 lbs 173.00-182.00; 510-540 lbs 165.00-174.00; 575-590 lbs 162.50-163.00; 
600-650 lbs 151.00-162.00; 650-700 lbs 142.00-155.00; 710-725 lbs 135.00-140.50; 
805-850 lbs 132.00-135.00. 

   Feeder Holstein Steers: Large 3 275-300 lbs 119.00-126.75; 315-345 lbs 
111.00-118.00; 350-385 lbs 104.00-115.00; 405-440 lbs 101.00-107.00; 470-500 lbs 
94.00-101.00; 500-545 lbs 92.00-98.00; 570-595 lbs 86.50-91.00; 633 lbs 85.00; 
660-680 lbs 79.00-83.50. 
   Large 3-4 315-350 lbs 97.00. 

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 340 lbs 197.00; 410-450 lbs 169.00-176.00, 
thin fleshed 182.00; 455-495 lbs 162.00-173.00; 500-550 lbs 150.00-162.50; 550-
590 lbs 145.00-156.00; 605-645 lbs 135.00-144.00; 650-690 lbs 131.00-139.00; 
700-740 lbs 131.25-136.00; 760-800 lbs 126.00-132.75; 810-845 lbs 124.50-132.00. 
   Medium and Large 1-2 315-330 lbs 179.00-187.00; 350-385 lbs 165.00-172.00; 
400-450 lbs 155.00-166.00; 465-500 lbs 151.00-159.50; 520-550 lbs 141.00-153.50; 
575-600 lbs 142.75-146.00; 620-630 lbs 135.00-135.50; 680-700 lbs 130.00-132.50; 
705-750 lbs 127.25-129.00; 770-795 lbs 123.00-125.00. 

                           Feeder Steers Large 1                           
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         54   568-596      585    162.00-166.00     164.43                 

                     Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1                      
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         28   310-330      320    211.00-218.00     214.69                 
         29   383-393      388    200.00-209.00     204.93                 
         61   410-448      430    186.00-205.00     198.75                 
         11     402        402       212.00         212.00 Thin Fleshed    
         83   457-499      481    184.00-198.00     189.40                 
        204   509-549      526    176.00-188.00     181.32                 
         18     519        519       182.00         182.00 Thin Fleshed    
        256   551-586      575    170.00-179.00     172.72                 
        459   608-646      623    150.00-177.00     165.06                 
         37     631        631       160.00         160.00 Thin Fleshed    
        328   650-692      666    150.00-165.00     158.96                 
        417   700-747      712    141.00-149.00     145.78                 
         72     723        723       153.00         153.00 Thin Fleshed    
        319   753-792      768    137.00-145.00     142.50                 
         91   813-838      831    135.00-140.50     139.53                 
         80   850-865      854    133.75-138.50     137.25                 
         19     928        928       135.00         135.00                 

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         21   373-385      382    187.50-206.00     196.79                 
         30   405-448      428    187.00-198.00     194.45                 
         49   460-499      484    173.00-182.00     178.19                 
         26   511-536      526    165.00-174.00     171.87                 
         28   577-586      579    162.50-163.00     162.61                 
         27   604-649      642    151.00-162.00     159.02                 
        150   650-697      687    142.00-155.00     148.30                 
         61   713-722      718    135.00-140.50     137.40                 
         28   809-848      828    132.00-135.00     134.26                 

                     Feeder Holstein Steers Large 2-3                      
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         70   710-737      715        84.00          84.00                 
         19     805        805        83.75          83.75                 
         29     971        971        85.00          85.00                 

                      Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3                       
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         68   278-296      291    119.00-126.75     125.33                 
         77   315-341      328    111.00-118.00     113.86                 
        120   353-382      369    104.00-115.00     112.04                 
        141   408-436      428    101.00-107.00     105.44                 
         71   473-496      478     94.00-101.00      99.83                 
         91   502-541      525     92.00-98.00       95.90                 
         82   570-592      576     86.50-91.00       87.81                 
         25     633        633        85.00          85.00                 
         26   663-680      665     79.00-83.50       82.74                 

                     Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3-4                      
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         24   319-346      342        97.00          97.00                 

                      Feeder Holstein Steers Large 4                       
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         37   268-276      274     87.00-90.00       87.87                 

                     Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         21     340        340       197.00         197.00                 
         86   410-448      427    169.00-176.00     171.50                 
         55     415        415       182.00         182.00 Thin Fleshed    
        114   459-492      475    162.00-173.00     167.64                 
        301   503-549      520    150.00-162.50     154.72                 
        315   552-587      576    145.00-156.00     146.86                 
        137   609-644      632    135.00-144.00     138.53                 
        188   650-687      663    131.00-139.00     135.74                 
        257   700-736      713    131.25-136.00     132.83                 
        112   763-797      772    126.00-132.75     131.22                 
         63   810-844      827    124.50-132.00     129.34                 

                    Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
         41   317-330      326    179.00-187.00     183.38                 
         31   354-381      371    165.00-172.00     166.96                 
         52   402-449      435    155.00-166.00     162.51                 
         68   469-498      493    151.00-159.50     154.03                 
         59   520-548      544    141.00-153.50     146.83                 
         31   575-598      592    142.75-146.00     144.00                 
         24   623-626      624    135.00-135.50     135.37                 
         61   683-696      686    130.00-132.50     131.44                 
         51   706-747      720    127.25-129.00     128.17                 
         15   773-791      785    123.00-125.00     123.92                 

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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