Cattle Market Report

At Wednesday's sale at Lampasas Cattle Auction the run was up from last week with 494 head coming through the ring compared to 415 the week before and up from the 407 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 lbs1.13 – 1.40           200 – 300 lbs     No Test

300 – 400 lbs 1.33– 1.64/lb      300 – 400 lbs    1.20– 1.46/lb

400 – 500 lbs 1.30 – 1.44/lb      400 – 500 lbs   1.16 – 1.32/lb

500 – 600 lbs 1.11 – 1.33/lb      500 – 600 lbs    .99 – 1.15/lb

600 - 700 lbs    .99 – 1.16/lb      600 - 700 lbs    .90 – 1.02/lb

700 – 800 lbs   .90 – 1.07/lb      700 – 800 lbs    .79 –  1.09/lb

   Slaughter Cows                      Slaughter Bulls

Under 800 lbs38 - .44/lb      1000 – 1300 lbs   .52 - .69/lb

800 – 1100 lbs .45 - .54/lb      1300 – 2100 lbs   .65 - .76/Lb

1100 –1300 lbs.55 - .61/lb

Bred Replacement Cows - No Test      

Cow/Calf Pairs-   No Test