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Colorado Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

1/8/2022

Total Run: 9,853

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Combined weighted average report for 5 Colorado auction markets included: Centennial Livestock, Winter Livestock, La Junta Livestock, Livestock Exchange, and Sterling Livestock. Trade activity and demand was moderate to very good. This weekend kicked off the first of several Stock Show Specials to be hosted over the next couple weeks. No trend available on feeder cattle this week due to limited offerings from the last report. Average dressing slaughter cows sold unevenly steady with bulls selling 5.00 higher. The next available report will be Monday, January 17, 2022.

Supply included: 86% Feeder Cattle (39% Steers, 14% Dairy Steers, 39% Heifers, 1% Bulls, 7% Dairy Heifers); 10% Slaughter Cattle (94% Cows, 6% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (73% Bred Cows, 22% Bred Heifers, 4% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 50%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 12/27/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 9,853 682 14,132 Feeder Cattle: 8,486(86.1%) 291(42.7%) 10,947(77.5%) Slaughter Cattle: 996(10.1%) 382(56.0%) 774(5.5%) Replacement Cattle: 371(3.8%) 9(1.3%) 2,411(17.1%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 218 221 226 $775
400-500 195 213 222.5 $960
500-600 167 190 210 $1,045
600-700 153 172 183 $1,119
700-800 146 163 171 $1,220

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 189 191 199 $670
400-500 168 184 191 $829
500-600 152 168 182.5 $922
600-700 145 152 156.5 $987
700-800 $--

*Approx is the middle weight of the weight group multiplied by the mid point of the high and low for the group. It's meant as a quick method to see what cattle of that weight class are bringing per head.

Cows & Bulls

Type Min Avg Max
Slaughter Bulls $84 $91 $98

Total Run