Jul 182014
 

  ADVANCE CONSIGNMENTS Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Sheep, Goats, Baby Calves, Hogs and Horses 5 Katahdin x ram lambs – 8 – 9 months – 110 lbs – Hannah Kipp – Roggen 14 wf ewes – aged – Joe Dillon – Glenrock 1 wf aged wether – Joe Dillon – Glenrock 3 wf ewe and lamb pairs – Joe Dillon – Glenrock 45 bf lambs – 80 – 110 lbs – Rich Laursen – Alliance 12 fat goats – Rich Laursen – Alliance Nubian billy [Read more here...]

Jul 182014
 

  Friday, July 18, 2014 Slaughter Cow and Bull Auction Results Federal & State Market News Reporting Service Demand good on moderate trading activity. Today’s supply included 80% slaughter cows and bulls, balance feeders. SLAUGHTER COWS Breakers:  75 – 80% lean  1275 – 1735 lbs  118.00 – 121.00 cwt High Dressing:  130.50 cwt Boners:  80 – 85% lean  1150 – 2050 lbs  110.50 – 116.00 cwt High Dressing:  115.00 – 116.00 cwt Low Dressing:  103.00 – 109.00 cwt Lean:  85 – 90% lean  1150 – [Read more here...]

hogs and horses market report results – 7-16-14

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Jul 172014
 

CENTENNIAL LIVESTOCK AUCTION WEDNESDAY, JULY 16, 2014     HOGS WEANERS AND FEEDERS 1 white pig 85 lbs – 125.00 each – Windsor, CO 1 spotted pig 55 lbs – 77.50 each – Windsor, CO 2 white pigs 38 lbs – 55.00 each – Windsor, CO   SOWS 1 brown sow 565 lbs – 79.00 cwt – Nunn, CO   FATS 6 white fat hogs 117 lbs – 126.00 cwt – Ft Collins, CO 5 white fat hogs 126 lbs – 119.00 cwt – Ft [Read more here...]

sheep and goat market report results – 7-16-14

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Jul 172014
 

CENTENNIAL LIVESTOCK AUCTION WEDNESDAY, JULY 16, 2014 SHEEP AND LAMB AUCTION STATE AND FEDERAL REPORTING   Compared to last week: There was no test due to market being closed for two weeks. Trade activity was moderate on moderate buyer demand. In the sheep supply 28% slaughter lambs and 27% feeder lambs, 44% slaughter ewes and bucks with the balance being replacement ewes. The goat supply consisted of 62% slaughter kids, 35% slaughter nannies, 3% slaughter billies and wethers. Sheep and lambs sold on a per [Read more here...]

Scrapies Regulations for the sale of Sheep and Goats

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Jul 072014
 

Scrapie Surveillance:  Tagging Sheep and Goats   In an effort to eradicate scrapie in the United States. USDA requires sheep and goats to have flock identification ear tags that list their flock of origin.  Enforcement of these rules are now in effect as the tags are readily available to producers.             Animals requiring flock ID tags in their ears.           Do not bring the sheep or goats unless they have tags in their ears   or    – they will be tagged at a charge $3.50 per [Read more here...]

Hay representative for June 28, 2014 hay sale

 Posted by on July 1, 2014 at 10:34 am  Events, Featured, Hay Auctions, Market Reports  Comments Off
Jul 012014
 

Centennial Livestock Auction Ft Collins, CO hay results for June 28, 2014. Tons offered: 1366                                           Last month: 709 The hay market was sharply lower.  There was new hay and old hay sold.  You can easily tell which was new and which was old by the prices.  Keep in mind we had one plus inch of rain on the hay.  It makes a lot of difference in the prices.  There were several dairy and feed lot buyers at this sale.  The cow/calf man is not yet ready [Read more here...]

Jun 302014
 

  Unloading and Loading of livestock: Mondays through Fridays 6 a.m. to 12:00midnight Saturday and Sunday hours are 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.   CENTENNIAL LIVESTOCK AUCTION MONDAY, JUNE 30, 2014 SPECIAL HOLSTEIN/HOLSTEIN CROSS STEER AUCTION STATE AND FEDERAL REPORTING   Compared to last month: Holstein steers weighing under 500 lbs traded 31.00 – 41.00 higher. Holstein steers weighing over 500 lbs traded mostly 4.00 – 13.00 higher on comparable sales. Trading activity was active on very good buyer demand. The supply consisted of about [Read more here...]

Jun 272014
 

Friday, June 27, 2014 Combination Calf, Yearling, Production & Slaughter Cows and Bull Auction USDA & Colorado Market News Reporting Compared to last week: Slaughter cows traded 7.00 higher, Slaughter bulls traded 9.00 higher, and feeders traded 6.00 higher on a thin test.  Buyer demand was good on moderate trading activity.  The supply was comprised of approximately 80% slaughter cows and bulls and the balance feeding cows and bulls.   SLAUGHTER COWS Boners:  80 – 85% lean 1225 – 1955 lbs 113.50 – 117.00 cwt [Read more here...]

hogs and horses market report results – 6-25-14

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Jun 262014
 

CENTENNIAL LIVESTOCK AUCTION WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25, 2014     HOGS WEANERS AND FEEDERS 3 mixed pigs 63 lbs – 120.00 each – Dighton, KS 1 Hampshire pig 39 lbs – 115.00 each – Dighton, KS 2 blk pigs 39 lbs – 115.00 each – Dighton, KS 2 mixed pigs 50 lbs – 100.00 each – Dighton, KS 2 white pigs 39 lbs – 95.00 each – Dighton, KS 5 mixed pigs 42 lbs – 87.50 each – Dighton, KS 4 mixed pigs 30 lbs – [Read more here...]

sheep and goat market report results – 6-25-14

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Jun 262014
 

CENTENNIAL LIVESTOCK AUCTION WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25, 2014 SHEEP AND LAMB AUCTION STATE AND FEDERAL REPORTING   Compared to last week: Slaughter lambs were 1.00 – 5.00 higher on a very thin test and feeder lambs had no test. Slaughter ewes were 3.00 -4.00 lower. Slaughter bucks were steady. Kid goats traded 4.00 – 12.00 higher on a very thin test. Nannies/does traded 5.00 higher. Bucks/billies traded 10.00 higher and wethers traded 15.00 higher. Traded activity was moderate on moderate buyer demand. In the sheep supply [Read more here...]