La Junta Livestock Commission Co. Auction (Wed)
GL_LS754
Greeley, CO    Wed Mar 20, 2019    USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market New
 
La Junta Livestock Commission Company Inc - La Junta, CO
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/20/2019
 
Receipts:  905    Last Week:  1366    Year Ago:  1100

   Compared with last Wednesday: All weights of feeder steers and heifers in a 
light test mostly steady. Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 lower. Slaughter bulls
steady. Demand moderate. Supply included 40 percent feeders, balance mostly 
slaughter cows and bulls. In the feeder supply steers made up approximately 65 
percent of the run, heifers 32 percent, feeder bulls 3 percent. Offerings over 
600 lbs 23 percent.   

Slaughter Cows:
Grade     Pct Lean    Weight      Average      High Dress   Low Dress
Breakers   75-80     1375-1695   57.00-60.00   60.00-62.00 54.00-56.00
Boners     80-85     1060-1290   56.50-59.00   60.00-63.00 53.00-56.00    
Lean       85-90      950-1175   53.00-56.50      -- --    48.00-51.00

Slaughter Bulls:
Grade                 Weight      Average      High Dress   Low Dress
1-2                 1565-2115    81.00-83.00   86.00-87.00 71.00-75.50 
   
   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 365-390 lbs 207.00-209.00; 465-490 lbs 
197.00-202.00; 500-515 lbs 191.00-198.00; lot 750 lbs 140.00.
   Medium and Large 1-2 lot 365 lbs 201.00; 555-560 lbs 171.00-177.00; 635-650 
lbs 155.00-158.00; lot 760 lbs 131.00.
   
   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 435-455 lbs 176.00-180.00; 550-585 lbs 
149.00-157.00; lot 615 lbs 148.00; lot 700 lbs 133.00; lot 805 lbs 130.00.
   Medium and Large 1-2 325-400 lbs 160.00-165.00; lot 565 lbs 146.00.

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1 lot 650 lbs 152.00. 

               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   36    366-390     374    207.00-209.00     208.83
   93    465-487     469    197.00-202.00     197.89
   23    501-515     508    191.00-198.00     194.30
    6      754       754       140.00         140.00

               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11      366       366       201.00         201.00
   11    557-559     558    171.00-177.00     174.81
   14    638-647     644    155.00-158.00     155.85
   10      762       762       131.00         131.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      434       434       180.00         180.00
    6      456       456       176.00         176.00
   26    553-585     567    149.00-157.00     151.45
    6      618       618       148.00         148.00
   16      700       700       133.00         133.00
   11      805       805       130.00         130.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12      326       326       165.00         165.00
   14    368-397     383    160.00-163.00     161.80
    6      568       568       146.00         146.00

               Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11      650       650       152.00         152.00

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