La Junta Livestock Commission Co. Auction (Wed)
GL_LS754
Greeley, CO    Wed Dec 5, 2018    USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market New

La Junta Livestock Commission Company Inc � La Junta, CO
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/05/2018
 
Receipts:  3781    Last Week:  2576    Year Ago:  3745

   Compared with last Wednesday: Steer calves under 500 lbs steady, over 500 lbs 
1.00 to 2.00 higher. Heifer calves 300 to 400 lbs steady, 400 to 600 lbs 2.00 to 
3.00 higher. Yearling feeder steers and heifers over 700 lbs too lightly tested 
last week for comparison this week.  Slaughter cows and bulls 2.00 lower. Trade 
and Demand moderate to good. Supply included 70 percent feeders, balance 
slaughter and feeder cows. In the feeder supply steers made up approximately 68 
percent of the run, heifers 32 percent. Offerings over 600 lbs 24 percent.

Slaughter Cows:
Grade     Pct Lean    Weight      Average      High Dress   Low Dress
Boners     80-85     1085-1200   48.00-51.00      -- --        -- --
Lean       85-90      950-1000   42.00-45.00      -- --     38.00-42.00
very thin                                                   32.00-35.00  
                                                                   
Slaughter Bulls:
Grade                 Weight      Average      High Dress   Low Dress
1-2                  1615-2425   68.00-71.00     -- --      61.00-66.00

Feeder Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 1080-1250 lbs 42.50-51.00, thin 850-1100 lbs
33.00-41.00.       

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 360-395 lbs 196.00-204.00; 425-440 lbs 
188.00-194.50, lot 415 lbs thin fleshed 200.00, 450-475 lbs 175.00-185.00;
500-540 lbs 168.00-177.00, 550-590 lbs 146.00-156.00; weaned 620-630 lbs 143.00-
149.00, calves 610-680 lbs 141.00-146.25, 660-690 lbs thin fleshed 152.00-
152.25; lot 700 lbs 149.75; 805-820 lbs 135.50-139.00; half load 910 lbs fancy 
139.00.
   Medium and Large 1-2 lot 305 lbs 201.00, 390-395 lbs 191.00; 430-450 lbs 
181.00-183.00, 470-495 lbs 168.00-174.00; lot 570 lbs 144.00-145.50.
   Large 1 half load 595 lbs 142.50; lot 635 lbs 140.50.
   Medium 1 lot 445 lbs 160.00; half load 560 lbs 141.00.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 340-390 lbs 160.00-162.00; 415-435 lbs 
150.00-154.00, lot 440 lbs thin fleshed 163.00, lot 450 lbs 152.00; 500-540 lbs 
133.50-143.50, 550-590 lbs 131.00-138.00; 615-645 lbs 131.00-132.50, 650-665 lbs 
129.50-131.00; half load 835 lbs fancy 134.50.
   Medium and Large 1-2 380-390 lbs 149.50-156.00; 415-460 lbs 138.00-141.00;
lot 545 lbs 131.00.
   Large 1 435-475 lbs 138.50-141.00; 515-580 lbs 131.00.
 
               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   92    361-393     375    196.00-204.00     198.89
   59    428-438     434    188.00-194.50     192.11
    7      417       417       200.00         200.00   Thin Fleshed
  131    450-472     464    175.00-185.00     177.88
  206    501-541     512    168.00-177.00     172.20
  159    552-591     570    146.00-156.00     150.54
  142    624-630     628    143.00-149.00     147.41
   53    611-613     613    141.00-146.25     145.32   Calves
   57    652-681     665    141.00-145.50     144.88   Calves
   83    660-691     687    152.00-152.25     152.22   Thin Fleshed
   18      703       703       149.75         149.75
   25    805-818     815    135.50-139.00     136.33
   20      913       913       139.00         139.00   Fancy
    4      965       965       125.00         125.00

               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      307       307       201.00         201.00
   19    392-396     395       191.00         191.00
   43    429-448     440    181.00-183.00     181.83
  102    472-496     487    168.00-174.00     170.85
   16      573       573    144.00-145.50     144.75

               Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   39      598       598       142.50         142.50
    7      637       637       140.50         140.50

               Feeder Steers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   35      445       445       160.00         160.00
   59      560       560       141.00         141.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   18      341       341       162.00         162.00
   12      387       387       160.00         160.00
   83    417-436     426    150.00-154.00     152.26
    5      440       440       163.00         163.00   Thin Fleshed
   25      452       452       152.00         152.00
  175    500-539     520    133.50-143.50     136.97
  110    550-592     570    131.00-138.00     134.81
   29    615-644     623    131.00-132.50     132.07
   13    650-663     656    129.50-131.00     130.30
   28      836       836       134.50         134.50   Fancy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   43    382-389     386    149.50-156.00     152.52
   29    417-438     424    138.00-138.50     138.18
   24      459       459       141.00         141.00
   10      548       548       131.00         131.00

               Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11      436       436       141.00         141.00
   21      473       473       138.50         138.50
    6      516       516       131.00         131.00
   15      579       579       131.00         131.00

Source:  USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Steve Watkins � Market Reporter, (970)353-9750
         24 hr Market Report, (970)353-8031  
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GL_LS754.txt
 
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