Sterling Livestock Cattle Auction - Sterling, CO (Wed)
GL_LS750
Greeley, CO    Wed Sep 13, 2017    USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market News

Sterling Livestock Commission Company - Sterling, CO
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Receipts:  641     Last Week:  0       Year Ago:  0      

  Compared to the last sale, no trend available as the last reported auction was 
a month ago.  Consignments today included mostly yearling type feeder cattle and 
slaughter cows.  In feeder cattle, the run consisted of 73 percent steers, 23 
percent heifers and 4 percent bulls, with 85 percent weighing over 600 pounds.  
The total run consisted of 84 percent feeder cattle and the balance being mostly 
slaughter cows and bulls.  ***The next available report will be Wednesday, 
September 27, 
2017.***

   Slaughter Cows:
Grade      Percent Lean  Weight    Average Dress    High Dress      Low Dress
Breakers       75-80   1510-1744       66.00           -----       54.00-61.00   
Boners         80-85   1130-1695    67.00-70.00     71.00-73.00    56.00-63.00
Lean           85-90    785-1345    58.00-60.50     65.00-68.00    49.00-56.00

   Slaughter Bulls:
                         Weight    Average Dress    High Dress      Low Dress
Yield Grade 1-2        1265-2720    82.00-84.00        -----        67.00-76.00

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 418 lbs 210.00; 455-470 lbs 197.00-200.00; 
502 lbs 192.00; 698 lbs 158.00; 705-735 lbs 157.00-158.00; 750-775 lbs 149.00-
153.00; 849 lbs 151.50; 855-885 lbs 146.00-150.00; 915-930 lbs 143.00-146.50; 
965-980 lbs 136.00-140.00.
   Medium and Large 1-2 500-525 lbs 173.00-183.00; 560 lbs 162.00; 600-630 lbs 
151.00-159.00; 818 lbs 141.00; 935-950 lbs 138.00.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 505-540 lbs 154.00-158.00; 608 lbs 151.00; 
688 lbs 145.00; 733 lbs 139.00; 785-800 lbs 136.00-137.00; 805-810 lbs 126.00-
127.00; 865-890 lbs 125.00-126.00; 965-990 lbs 119.00; 1025 lbs 112.50.
   Medium and Large 1-2 450-470 lbs 157.00-157.50; 573 lbs 146.00; 605-635 lbs 
142.00-144.00; 700-745 lbs 132.00-135.00; 760-790 lbs 125.00-131.00.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      418       418       210.00         210.00
   21    458-468     459    197.00-200.00     199.71
   10      502       502       192.00         192.00
    6      698       698       158.00         158.00
   15    705-732     723    157.00-158.00     157.67
    5    750-775     767    149.00-153.00     151.38
   12      849       849       151.50         151.50
   47    856-883     872    146.00-150.00     148.81
  135    915-927     922    143.00-146.50     145.78
   61    965-980     977    136.00-140.00     139.36

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   17    500-525     519    173.00-183.00     174.26
    4      560       560       162.00         162.00
    8    600-630     619    151.00-159.00     156.67
    4      818       818       141.00         141.00
   14    936-949     945       138.00         138.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    505-536     526    154.00-158.00     156.72
    8      608       608       151.00         151.00
    6      688       688       145.00         145.00
    3      733       733       139.00         139.00
   18    785-797     794    136.00-137.00     136.22
    6    805-808     808    126.00-127.00     126.83
    3    868-890     875    125.00-126.00     125.34
    4    965-990     984       119.00         119.00
    3     1025      1025       112.50         112.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    450-468     462    157.00-157.50     157.34
    4      573       573       146.00         146.00
   14    607-635     609    142.00-144.00     143.85
   10    700-745     720    132.00-135.00     133.78
    8    760-790     770    125.00-131.00     128.26

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      755       755       130.50         130.50
    7      896       896       118.51         118.51

Source:  USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market News Service, Greeley, CO
         Christopher Dias, 970-353-9750 Greeley.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GL_LS750.txt
         http://marketnews.usda.gov/portal/lg

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