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Colorado Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

6/11/2022

Total Run: 3,079

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Combined weighted average report for 2 Colorado auctions included Livestock Exchange and Centennial Livestock. Trade activity and demand good on steers and heifers, very good on slaughter cows and bulls. Feeder steers an heifers too lightly tested from the prior week for an accurate trend. Baby calves 170-245 lbs sold for $425.00-$550.00 per head, 100-160 lbs $160.00-$250.00 per head, and under 100 lbs $110.00-$160.00. Feeder dairy heifers over 900 lbs sold 1.00 to 7.00 higher. Average dressing slaughter cows and bulls sold mostly 2.00 to 4.00 higher. Compared to last month's dairy feeder cattle auction, trade activity and demand moderate to good as dairy feeder steers sold firm, mostly 5.00 to 10.00 higher. Dairy feeder heifers under 650 lbs sold mostly 15.00 to 30.00 higher. The next available report will be Monday, June 20, 2022.

Supply included: 77% Feeder Cattle (9% Steers, 53% Dairy Steers, 13% Heifers, 24% Dairy Heifers); 21% Slaughter Cattle (94% Cows, 6% Bulls); 2% Replacement Cattle (35% Stock Cows, 3% Bred Cows, 63% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 39%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 5/30/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 3,079 1,001 2,554 Feeder Cattle: 2,373(77.1%) 293(29.3%) 1,926(75.4%) Slaughter Cattle: 656(21.3%) 660(65.9%) 586(22.9%) Replacement Cattle: 50(1.6%) 48(4.8%) 42(1.6%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 $--
500-600 176 176 0.0000 $968
600-700 175 178 0.0000 $1,159
700-800 151 170 0.0000 $1,273

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 $--
500-600 $--
600-700 153 155 160 $1,010
700-800 143.5 145 145.5 $1,085

*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 $100 $110 $116

Total Run