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Colorado Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

11/19/2022

Total Run: 18,891

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Combined weighted average report for 5 Colorado auction markets included: Winter Livestock, La Junta Livestock, Sterling Livestock, Livestock Exchange and Centennial Livestock. Trade activity and demand moderate to good. Feeder steers under 600 lbs sold mostly 1.00 to 5.00 lower, 600-850 lbs mostly steady to 3.00 higher, and over 800 lbs mostly 5.00 to 7.00 higher. Feeder heifers under 500 lbs sold uneven, 500-750 lbs steady to 6.00 lower, and over 750 lbs lightly tested, trading 4.00 higher. Feeder dairy heifers weighing 8501250 lbs sold 1.00 to 3.00 higher with instances of 8.00 to 9.00 higher. Average dressing slaughter cows and bull sold steady to 2.00 lower. The next available report will be Monday, November 28, 2022.

Supply included: 63% Feeder Cattle (61% Steers, 37% Heifers, 0% Bulls, 2% Dairy Heifers); 17% Slaughter Cattle (96% Cows, 4% Bulls); 20% Replacement Cattle (3% Stock Cows, 70% Bred Cows, 23% Bred Heifers, 3% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 43%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 11/7/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 18,891 18,961 15,894 Feeder Cattle: 12,863(68.1%) 15,618(82.4%) 10,002(62.9%) Slaughter Cattle: 3,119(16.5%) 2,714(14.3%) 2,417(15.2%) Replacement Cattle: 2,909(15.4%) 629(3.3%) 3,475(21.9%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 227.5 228 0.0000 $569
300-400 220 230 240 $806
400-500 200 215 232.5 $969
500-600 175.5 194 210 $1,070
600-700 170 180 193.5 $1,171
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 180 187 191 $654
400-500 155 177 212 $795
500-600 159 169 183.5 $929
600-700 150 160 173 $1,038
700-800 151 161 164 $1,206

*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 $89 $94 $100

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