Cattle Market Report

At Wednesday's sale at Lampasas Cattle Auction the run was down from last week with 385 head coming through the ring compared to 503 the week before and well down from the 603 head on the same day last year.

Compared to the last sale feeder steers were $2-$3 lower, feeder heifers $2-$3 higher and slaughter cows and bulls were steady to weak..

     Steers Avg - Top                      Heifers Avg - Top

200 – 300 lbs     No Test            200 – 300 lbs     No Test

300 – 400 lbs 1.30 – 1.61/lb      300 – 400 lbs 1.11 – 1.23/lb

400 – 500 lbs 1.17 – 1.40/lb      400 – 500 lbs 1.03 – 1.23/lb

500 – 600 lbs    .96 – 1.18/lb      500 – 600 lbs    .95 – 1.21/lb

600 - 700 lbs    .89 – 1.00/lb      600 - 700 lbs    .87 –.99/Lb

700 – 800 lbs   .86 – 1.08/lb      700 – 800 lbs    .85 –  1.11/lb

   Slaughter Cows                      Slaughter Bulls

Under 800 lbs45 - .54/lb      1000 – 1300 lbs   .60 - .73

800 – 1100 lbs .55 - .58/lb      1300 – 2100 lbs   .70 - .76/Lb

1100 –1300 lbs.59 - .63/lb