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Colorado Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

7/30/2022

Total Run: 2,154

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Combined weighted average report for 2 Colorado auction markets included: Sterling Livestock and Livestock Exchange. Trade activity and demand were moderate to good. Feeder cattle too thinly traded for an accurate trend. Average dressing slaughter cows and bulls sold mostly steady to 2.00 lower. Replacement cattle too thinly tested to trend. The next available report will be Monday, August 8, 2022.

Supply included: 60% Feeder Cattle (29% Steers, 60% Heifers, 11% Dairy Heifers); 36% Slaughter Cattle (91% Cows, 9% Bulls); 5% Replacement Cattle (39% Bred Cows, 61% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 83%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 7/18/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 2,154 1,098 749 Feeder Cattle: 1,285(59.7%) 240(21.9%) 143(19.1%) Slaughter Cattle: 767(35.6%) 835(76.0%) 599(80.0%) Replacement Cattle: 102(4.7%) 23(2.1%) 7(0.9%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 275 275 0.0000 $688
300-400 240 240 0.0000 $840
400-500 216 217 0.0000 $975
500-600 217 217 0.0000 $1,194
600-700 190 191 191 $1,238
700-800 192 192 191 $1,440

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 218 221 0.0000 $773
400-500 183 195 0.0000 $877
500-600 182 184 0.0000 $1,012
600-700 179 180 182.5 $1,171
700-800 167 172 182.5 $1,287

*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 $98 $109 $120

Total Run