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Colorado Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

9/3/2022

Total Run: 3,167

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Combined weighted average report for 2 Colorado auction markets included: Centennial Livestock and Livestock Exchange. Trade activity and demand good on slaughter cows and bulls. Trade activity and demand on feeder cattle good on long weaned steers and heifers, moderate on unweaned calves. Crossbred dairy heifers weighing over 1000 lbs sold mostly 1.00 to 4.00 higher. Average dressing slaughter cows and bulls sold steady to 3.00 lower. The next available report will be Monday, September 12, 2022.

Supply included: 88% Feeder Cattle (9% Steers, 39% Dairy Steers, 33% Heifers, 1% Bulls, 16% Dairy Heifers); 12% Slaughter Cattle (88% Cows, 12% Bulls); 0% Replacement Cattle (100% Bred Heifers). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 48%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 8/22/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 3,167 900 2,367 Feeder Cattle: 2,781(87.8%) 254(28.2%) 1,844(77.9%) Slaughter Cattle: 380(12.0%) 627(69.7%) 517(21.8%) Replacement Cattle: 6(0.2%) 19(2.1%) 6(0.3%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 227.5 245 0.0000 $857
400-500 198 205 222.5 $923
500-600 187.5 196 210 $1,077
600-700 175 177 195 $1,152
700-800 185 185 195 $1,388

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
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 $58 $100 $117

Total Run