Riverton Livestock Auction (Seasonal – Mon)
USDA - Fri Nov 10, 10:05PM CST
TO_LS141
Torrington, WY    Fri Nov 10, 2017     USDA-WY Dept of Ag Market News 

Riverton Livestock Auction - Riverton, WY
Friday, Nov 10, 2017
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 11/10/17

  Receipts:      2057      Last Week     1346      Last Year   0   
               
   Compared to last Tuesday, slaughter cows and bulls mostly steady, feeder cows 
in high demand with higher overtones noted. Demand good with good buyer 
attendance and participation. Slaughter cows accounted for approximately 15 
percent of the run, slaughter bulls 4 percent, feeder cows 58 percent, feeder 
bulls 5 percent, bred cows 17 percent with 1 percent cow/calf pairs. 

   Slaughter Cows:
                 Pct Lean   Weight   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing  
     Breakers    75-80%   1530-1805   52.50-60.00    69.00-72.00     50.00         
     Boners      80-85%   1245-1470   50.00-60.00    64.00           49.00      
     Lean        85-90%    905-1215   48.00-57.00    59.00-61.00     41.00-46.00   

   Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1740-2300 lbs 68.50-75.00; High Yielding 77.50-79.00; 
Low Yielding 66.50-68.00. Several returning to feed: mostly 75.00-85.00, few 
69.00-73.00, thin 60.00-67.00, Young 900-1190 lbs 90.50-103.00, individual 740 
lbs 149.00.

   Feeder Cows: Medium-Large 1 Heifers 845-965 lbs 131.00-147.00, few 114.50-
125.00; Heiferettes 640-1050 lb 101.00-113.00, few 90.00-99.00; Young 950-1425 
lbs 77.00-86.00, several 885-1365 lbs 64.50-75.50, few 57.00-63.50; Middle Aged 
(Short Solids) 1065-1435 lbs 61.50-68.00, several 57.510-61.00; Aged (Short 
Term) 1145-1530 lbs mostly 52.50-57.00, few 49.50-51.00

   Bred Cows: couple small packages reputation quality 910-990 lbs 1300.00, few 
820-1050 lbs 810.00-1150.00; Young mostly 1040-1520 lbs 1300.00-1385.00, several 
1015-1555 lbs 1000.00-1275.00, few 800.00-950.00; Middle Aged (Short Solids) 
mostly 1235-1640 lbs 900.00-1125.00, few 1295-1495 lbs 820.00-875.00; Aged 
(Short Term) mostly 1180-1525 lbs 850.00-910.00, few 750.00-820.00 all per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs: Young couple 1175-1335 lb cows with 135-225 lb calves 
1300.00-1470.00 all per head.
                 
Source:  USDA-WY Dept of Ag Market News Service, Torrington
         Jackie Lucas
         (307)-532-4146
         24 Hour recorded market information (307)532-7200
         Office e-mail: Torrington.LPGMN@usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/TO_LS141.txt


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