Torrington Livestock Auction WY

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Torrington, WY    Fri Jan 3, 2014    USDA- WY Dept of Ag Market News

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/03/2014 
Torrington Livestock Commission Co.
Receipts: 865      Two Weeks Ago: 1500       Year Ago: 610

   Compared to two weeks ago: Slaughter Cows steady to 2.00 higher; Feeder Cows 
steady; Slaughter bulls steady to 2.00 higher. Demand good. Slaughter cows and 
bulls accounted for approximately 45 percent of the run; feeder cows 40 percent, 
15 percent feeder cattle.
   Slaughter Cows:
             Pct Lean    Weight    Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Prem White   70-75    1400-2000    88.50-93.00    95.50-100.00
Breakers     75-80    1300-1800    82.50-89.00               
Boners       80-85    1000-1650    79.50-86.50    87.00-92.00     76.50-79.00
Lean         85-90     850-1350    76.00-83.00                    68.00-75.00
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2: 1250-2250 lb 90.00-99.00, high dressing 
100.50-104.50, ind 112.00; low dressing 81.00-88.00; return to feed 87.50-97.00.

   Feeder Cows: Medium-Large 1: Heifers 850-950 lb 131.00-138.00; Heiferettes 
850-950 lb 111.00-128.00; Young 950-1250 lb 85.00-100.00, few 102.00-107.00; 
Aged to Middle Aged average condition 1100-1600 lb 79.50-87.50.

      Source:  USDA- WY Dept of Ag Market News Service, Torrington, WY
         (307)532-4146  24 Hour recorded market information 307-532-7200 
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