Torrington, WY Fri Oct 18, 2013 USDA- WY Dept of Ag Market News
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 10/18/2013
Torrington Livestock Commission Co.
Receipts: 1765 Week Ago: 975 Year Ago: 4025
Compared to last Friday: Slaughter & Feeder Cows steady; Slaughter Bulls
steady. Demand good. Slaughter cows and bulls accounted for approximately 50
percent of the run; feeder cows 30 percent, 10 percent feeder cattle and 10
percent bred cows and pairs.
Pct Lean Weight Avg Dressing High Dressing Low Dressing
Breakers 75-80 1300-1850 84.00-90.00 92.00-94.00 78.50-81.50
Boners 80-85 1050-1700 80.00-87.50 89.00-101.00 76.00-79.00
Lean 85-90 850-1400 74.00-81.50 82.00-89.00 67.00-73.50
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2: 1200-2250 lb 89.00-98.00; high dressing
101.00, low dressing 84.50-88.00. Return to feed 91.00-98.00.
Feeder Cows: Medium-Large 1: Heifers 750-1000 lb 121.00-129.00; Heiferettes
800-1050 lb 106.00-119.00; Young 950-1250 lb 86.50-105.00; Aged to Middle Aged
average condition 1050-1650 lb 80.50-88.00, fleshy 84.00-89.00, thin 78.00-
Bred Cows: Medium-Large 1: 775-875 lb 1110.00-1275.00; Young 950-1250 lb
1325.00-1410.00; Aged 1150-1225 lb 910.00-990.00.
Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium-Large 1: pkg Young 1175/200 lb calves 1450.00.
Source: USDA- WY Dept of Ag Market News Service, Torrington, WY
(307)532-4146 24 Hour recorded market information 307-532-7200
Office e-mail: Torrington.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
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