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Centennial Livestock Auction - Ft. Collins CO

GL_LS762   

Greeley, CO    Fri Oct 31, 2014    USDA- CO Dept of Ag Market News 



Centennial Livestock Auction - Ft. Collins, CO



Receipts:  482    Last Week:  283    Last Year:  550  



   Compared to last week: Slaughter cows traded 4.00 lower and slaughter bull 

traded 2.00 lower.  Feeding cows traded 1.00 to 2.00 lower.  Buyer demand was 

moderate to good with moderate trading activity.  The supply was comprised of 

approximately 40 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      -----      ------            -----          ------   

Boners         80-85    1175-1505  108.00-115.00       -----     102.00-107.00

Lean           85-90     895-1780  100.00-106.00       -----      88.00-96.00     



   Slaughter Bulls:

                         Weight    Average Dress   High Dress    Low Dress

Yield Grade 1-2         1205-2345 125.00-133.00   135.00-137.50 119.00-123.00



   Feeder Cows: Large 1-2 Heifers 895-1015 lbs 163.00-185.00, 1035-1190 lbs 

147.00-156.00; Heiferettes 1090-1135 lbs 130.00-135.00; Young 1265-1490 lbs  

120.00-128.00; Middle Aged 1065-1515 111.00-119.50; Aged 995-1490 lbs 98.00-

110.00.

   Holstein Heifers Large 3 1295-1965 lbs 114.00-129.00.

   

   

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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