Greeley, CO Fri Nov 15, 2013 USDA- CO Dept of Ag Market News
Centennial Livestock Auction - Ft. Collins, CO
Receipts: 688 Last Week: 545 Last Year: 1173
Compared to last week: Boning and Breaking type cows traded mostly steady.
Lean type slaughter cows were weak to 2.00 lower. Slaughter bulls traded 2.00
lower. Feeder cows traded mostly steady to weak, with several more on offer
than last week. Trading activity was moderate on moderate to good buyer demand.
The supply was comprised of approximately 83 percent slaughter cows and bulls
and the balance feeding cows and bulls.
Grade Pct Lean Weight Average Dress High Dress Low Dress
Breakers 75-80 1340-1770 80.00-85.50 87.50-93.00 73.50-79.00
Boners 80-85 1215-1715 80.50-85.50 87.00-92.00 75.50-79.00
Very High Dressing 100.00
Lean 85-90 1000-1385 77.00-80.50 83.50-85.00 65.00-72.00
Very Low Dressing 61.00-64.00
Weight Average Dress High Dress Low Dress
Yield Grade 1-2 1215-2575 88.50-93.00 94.50-103.50 82.50-87.50
Very Low Dressing 72.00-78.00
Feeder Cows: Medium and Large 1 Heifers 890-1310 lbs 105.00-111.00, few
124.00-131.50; Heferettes 930-1455 lbs 90.00-96.00; Young 1165-1620 lbs 84.00-
89.00; Middle Aged 1110-1485 lbs 81.00-83.50.
Medium and Large 1-2 Heifers 1110-1485 lbs 1070-1245 lbs 93.00-94.00.
Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1 Young 1035-1095 lbs 115.00-116.00, 1170-1310
Holstein Heifers: Large 3 1070-1340 lbs 92.00-100.00.
Source: USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market News Service, Greeley, CO
Tess Norvell, 970-353-9750 Greeley.LGMN@ams.usda.gov
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