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Colorado Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

2/19/2022

Total Run: 6,106

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Combined weighted average report for 3 Colorado auction markets included: Winter Livestock, La Junta Livestock, and Livestock Exchange. Trade activity and demand moderate to very good. Feeder steers under 600 lbs sold mostly 4.00 to 9.00 higher, and steers over 600 lbs sold uneven from 2.00 lower to 3.00 higher. Feeder heifers under 700 lbs mostly 4.00 to 13.00 higher, and over 700 lbs 1.00 to 6.00 higher. Average dressing slaughter cows and bulls sold 1.00 to 2.00 higher. The next available report will be Monday, February 28, 2022.

Supply included: 79% Feeder Cattle (53% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 43% Heifers, 0% Bulls, 2% Dairy Heifers); 13% Slaughter Cattle (91% Cows, 9% Bulls); 8% Replacement Cattle (7% Stock Cows, 92% Bred Cows, 0% Bred Heifers, 0% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 55%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 2/7/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 6,106 9,705 2,786 Feeder Cattle: 4,840(79.3%) 7,167(73.8%) 1,216(43.6%) Slaughter Cattle: 801(13.1%) 1,162(12.0%) 426(15.3%) Replacement Cattle: 465(7.6%) 1,376(14.2%) 1,144(41.1%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 209 216 227 $756
400-500 $--
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 188 188 0.0000 $658
400-500 $--
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
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 $83 $101 $114

Total Run