Cattle Market Report

At Wednesday's sale at Lampasas Cattle Auction the run was up from last week with 415 head coming through the ring compared to 385 the week before and down from the 462 head on the same day last year.

Compared to the last sale feeder steers and heifers were $5-$7 higher; slaughter cows and bulls were $2-$3 lower.

     Steers Avg - Top                      Heifers Avg - Top

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

300 – 400 lbs 1.39 – 1.52/lb      300 – 400 lbs .92 – 1.20/lb

400 – 500 lbs 1.27 – 1.37/lb      400 – 500 lbs 1.05 – 1.13/lb

500 – 600 lbs 1.06 – 1.28/lb      500 – 600 lbs    .98 – 1.15/lb

600 - 700 lbs    .95 – 1.10/lb      600 - 700 lbs    .93 – 1.16/Lb

700 – 800 lbs   .90 – 1.07/lb      700 – 800 lbs    .86 –   .93/lb

   Slaughter Cows                      Slaughter Bulls

Under 800 lbs37 - .48/lb      1000 – 1300 lbs   .45 - .79/lb

800 – 1100 lbs .49 - .59/lb      1300 – 2100 lbs   .65 - .80/Lb

1100 –1300 lbs.58 - .66/lb

Bred Replacement Cows - No Test      

Cow/Calf Pairs-   No Test