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Centennial Livestock Auction - Ft. Collins CO

GL_LS762   

Greeley, CO    Fri May 30, 2014    USDA- CO Dept of Ag Market News 



Centennial Livestock Auction - Ft. Collins, CO



Receipts:  267    Last Week:    0   Last Year:  268    



   Compared to last week: Slaughter cows traded 2.00 higher and slaughter 

bulls mostly steady on a very thin test.  Feeder cows mostly steady.  Buyer 

demand was good on moderate trading activity.  The supply was comprised of 

approximately 55 percent slaughter cows and bulls and the balance feeding cows 

and bulls.  



   Slaughter Cows:

Grade        Pct Lean    Weight    Average Dress   High Dress    Low Dress

Breakers       75-80    1360-1815  103.00-106.00 107.00-110.00     99.00    

Boners         80-85     955-1450   98.50-104.00 106.00-109.00   95.00-97.50

Lean           85-90     905-1260    -------        -------      85.00-91.00



   Slaughter Bulls:

                         Weight    Average Dress   High Dress    Low Dress

Yield Grade 1-2         1470-2285  120.00-122.50     128.50     112.00-115.00



   Feeder Cows: Medium and Large 1 Heifers 670-1165 lbs 135.00-145.00, a few 

150.00-153.00; Young 1000-1340 lbs 106.00-108.50.



   Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    5      367       367       248.00         248.00

   22      476       476       249.50         249.50

   27      584       584       217.50         217.50



Source:  USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market News Service, Greeley, CO

         Jonathan Gittlein, 970-353-9750 Greeley.LGMN@ams.usda.gov

         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GL_LS762.txt

         http://marketnews.usda.gov/portal/lg



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