Good Cattle Sale Wednesday

Lampasas Cattle Auction's sale numbers were good again on Wednesday with 422 head through the ring, down a few from the 505 last week. Compared to last week feeders were $8-$10/cwt lower and slaughter cows and bulls were steady.

               Steers                                   Heifers 

200-300lbs   1.84-2.30/lb    200 - 300 lbsNo Test

300-400 lbs1.44-1.72/lb    300 - 400 lbs 1.39 – 1.66/lb

400-500 lbs1.39-1.73/lb    400 - 500 lbs 1.27 – 1.38/lb

500-600 lbs1.29-1.49/lb    500 - 600 lbs 1.17 – 1.56/lb

600-700 lbs1.20-1.48/lb    600 - 700 lbs 1.18 – 1.36/lb

700-800 lbs1.12-1.35/lb    700 - 800 lbs 1.09 – 1.26/lb

Slaughter Cows                  Slaughter Bulls

Under 800 lbs .41 -.51/lb    1000 – 1300 lbs .80-.90/lb

800-1100 lbs .52 - .62/lb    1300 – 2100 lbs .97-1.03/lb

1100-1350 lbs .63 - .75/lb

There was no test on replacement cows but some aged cow/calf pairs brought $925 to $1,500/pair.