La Junta Livestock Commission Co. Auction (Wed)
USDA - Wed Apr 17, 8:17PM CDT
GL_LS754
Greeley, CO    Wed Apr 17, 2019    USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market New
 
La Junta Livestock Commission Company Inc - La Junta, CO
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/17/2019
 
Receipts:  1698    Last Week:  1837    Year Ago:  2057

   Compared with last Wednesday: Feeder steers and heifers under 700 lbs mostly 
steady. Yearling feeder steers over 700 lbs steady to 2.00 higher. Yearling 
feeder heifers over 700 lbs 1.00 to 3.00 higher. Slaughter cows and bulls mostly 
steady. Demand good. Supply included 70 percent feeders balance mostly slaughter 
cows and bulls. In the feeder supply steers made up approximately 67 percent of 
the run, heifers 33 percent. Offerings over 600 lbs 35 percent. 

Slaughter Cows:
Grade     Pct Lean    Weight      Average      High Dress   Low Dress
Breakers   75-80      -- --        -- --         -- --       -- --
Boners     80-85     1080-1275   55.00-58.00  62.00-64.50   52.00-54.00
Lean       85-90      815-1250   51.00-54.00     -- --      48.00-50.00

Slaughter Bulls:
Grade                 Weight      Average      High Dress   Low Dress
1-2                  1735-2100   79.00-83.00     -- --      75.00-78.00
       
   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 400-440 lbs 200.00-208.00, 455-490 lbs 
196.00-206.00, lot 470 lbs thin fleshed 208.00; 505-540 lbs 196.00-206.00,
lot 510 lbs thin fleshed 209.00, 550-600 lbs 179.00-187.00, 625-636 lbs 
169.50-174.00, light load 665 lbs 150.00, lot 650 lbs thin fleshed 166.00;
755-785 lbs 141.75-144.00, lot 765 lbs thin fleshed 150.00; lot 870 lbs 
135.00.
   Medium and Large 1-2 365-375 lbs 201.00-207.00; 400-420 lbs 184.00-185.00;
575-595 lbs 175.00; lot 605 lbs 163.00.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 460-500 lbs 162.00-172.00; 500-525 lbs 
156.00-166.00, 550-600 lbs 153.50-159.00; lot 600 lbs 153.00; lot 733 lbs 
134.00, light load 700 lbs fancy 142.00, 750-770 lbs 131.00-133.00.
   Medium and Large 1-2 365-390 lbs 164.00-165.00; 410-450 lbs 161.00-165.00;
lot 725 lbs 131.00.   
 
               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   41    404-442     421    200.00-208.00     202.87
   15    455-488     476    196.00-206.00     201.89
    8      473       473       208.00         208.00   Thin Fleshed
  124    506-538     524    196.00-206.00     201.58
   22      509       509       209.00         209.00   Thin Fleshed
   72    554-599     574    179.00-187.00     183.89
   88    628-636     635    169.50-174.00     171.89
   54      665       665       150.00         150.00
    6      653       653       166.00         166.00   Thin Fleshed
   38    755-783     779    141.75-144.00     142.09
    9      766       766       150.00         150.00   Thin Fleshed
   13      873       873       135.00         135.00

               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16    367-372     370    201.00-207.00     204.39
   35    401-417     405    184.00-185.00     184.74
   23    576-592     579       175.00         175.00
    7      608       608       163.00         163.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    463-498     485    162.00-172.00     165.68
   56    504-523     510    156.00-166.00     162.64
   96    552-596     578    153.50-159.00     156.42
    9      602       602       153.00         153.00
   13      733       733       134.00         134.00
   47      704       704       142.00         142.00   Fancy
   12    754-768     759    131.00-133.00     131.67

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    368-390     378    164.00-165.00     164.54
   21    411-447     437    161.00-165.00     163.92
    6      728       728       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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