Cattle Market Report

At Wednesday's sale at Lampasas Cattle Auction the run was way up from the last week, with 450 head coming through the ring compared to 276 the week before and down from the 701 head on the same day last year.

Compared to the last sale steers, heifers and slaughter cows were $5-$7 lower, and slaughter bulls were $8-$10 lower.

     Steers Avg - Top                      Heifers Avg - Top

200 – 300 lbs 1.70 – 1.86/lb      200 – 300 lbs 1.420-01.77/lb

300 – 400 lbs 1.36 – 1.59/lb      300 – 400 lbs 1.27 – 1.45/lb

400 – 500 lbs 1.34 – 1.49/lb     400 – 500 lbs 1.24 – 1.56/lb

500 – 600 lbs 1.15 – 1.38/lb     500 – 600 lbs 1.09 – 1.31/lb

600 - 700 lbs 1.07 – 1.14/lb      600 - 700 lbs 1.09 – 1.19/Lb

700 – 800 lbs 1.06 – 1.14/lb     700 – 800 lbs 1.02 – 1.09/lb

   Slaughter Cows                      Slaughter Bulls

Under 800 lbs .32 - .42/lb      1000 – 1300 lbs.65 - .82

800 – 1100 lbs .43 - .62/lb     1300 – 2100 lbs .76 - .87/Lb

1100 – 1300 lbs .63 - .72/lb

               Bred Replacement Cows

Baby Tooth to 5 Yr OldNO TEST                                               Solid Mouth                   NO TEST

                           Cow/Calf Pairs

Young to Mid Age w/calf          $1,710 - $1,960/pair

Aged Cows w/ calf                    $1220