Winter Livestock Replacement Cow Auction (Seasonal) - La Junta, CO
USDA - Fri Nov 10, 8:08PM CST
GL-LS132 
Greeley, CO    Fri Nov 10, 2017    USDA-Co Dept Ag Market News

Winter Livestock Inc. - La Junta, CO
Special Replacement Stock Cow and Pair Sale

Receipts: 2201      Last Month:  NA      Year Ago: 1219  

   Demand good for replacement stock cows and cow-calf pairs. Bred heifers and 
cows aged, blood tested and pregnancy checked prior to sale. Prices per head. 
Bred stock calving Jan through Apr unless noted. Receipts approximately 20 
percent bred heifers, 35 percent young and middle age bred cows, 05 percent
cow-calf pairs,25 percent aged bred cows, balance mostly slaughter cows and 
bulls. ***Next special replacement stock cow and pair sale will be Fri 
Dec 08, 2017***

    Bred Heifers: Medium and Large 1 960-1200 lbs 1550.00-1675.00.

    Replacement Stock: Medium and Large 1 Young 1165-1350 lbs 1700.00-1900.00,
mostly 1800.00-1875.00, heavy load fancy 1130 lbs 2100.00, May calvers 1260-1370 
lbs 1425.00-1550.00, summer calvers 1210-1250 lbs 710.00-800.00; middle age
1260-1375 lbs 1250.00-1350.00; aged short solid mouth 1270-1330 lbs 
975.00-1010.00, broken mouth 1070-1370 lbs 750.00-850.00.        

   Cow-Calf pairs: Medium and Large 1 Young 1000-1200 lbs with 100-225 lb calves 
1300.00-1400.00, 1250-1300 lbs with 250-325 lb calves 1475.00-1550.00; middle 
age 1175-1250 lbs with 100-250 lb calves 1150.00-1275.00.

Slaughter Cows;
Grade     Pct Lean    Weight      Average      High Dress   Low Dress
Breakers   75-80     1450-1565   57.00-60.00     -- --      53.00-57.00
Boners     80-85     1020-1295   57.50-61.00     -- --      52.00-56.00
Full/fleshy                                                 48.00-51.00
Lean       85-90      825-1000   54.00-57.00     -- --      50.00-54.00

Slaughter Bulls: 
Grade                 Weight      Average      High Dress   Low Dress
1-2                  1635-2110   79.00-82.00     -- --      77.00-78.00    

Source:  CO Dept Ag-USDA Market News Service
         Steve Watkins Market News Reporter, (970)353-9750  
         24 hr Market Report (970)353-8031
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