Cattle Market Report

At Wednesday's sale at Lampasas Cattle Auction the run was way down from the last week, with 276 head coming through the ring compared to 395 the week before and 428 head on the same day last year.

Compared to the last sale steers and heifers were $2-$5 lower and slaughter cows and bulls were steady.

     Steers Avg - Top                      Heifers Avg - Top

200 – 300 lbs NO TEST            200 – 300 lbs NO TEST

300 – 400 lbs 1.46 – 1.80/lb      300 – 400 lbs 1.34 – 1.43/lb

400 – 500 lbs 1.39 – 1.70/lb     400 – 500 lbs 1.19 – 1.43/lb

500 – 600 lbs 1.18 – 1.46/lb     500 – 600 lbs 1.11 – 1.29/lb

600 - 700 lbs 1.07 – 1.23/lb      600 - 700 lbs 1.04 – 1.38/Lb

700 – 800 lbs 1.03 – 1.10/lb     700 – 800 lbs 1.01 – 1.06/lb

   Slaughter Cows                      Slaughter Bulls

Under 800 lbs .35 - .43/lb      1000 – 1300 lbs NO TEST

800 – 1100 lbs .44 - .65/lb     1300 – 2100 lbs .86 - .97/Lb

1100 – 1300 lbs .66 - .77/lb

               Bred Replacement Cows

Baby Tooth to 5 Yr Old   $1,020 - $1,550/hd                            Solid Mouth NO TEST

                           Cow/Calf Pairs

Young to Mid Age w/calf          $1,550 - $1,940/pair

Aged Cows w/ calf                NO TEST

NEXT WEEK ON 9/14 THE SALE WILL HAVE:

10 – 12 YOUNG RED PAIR AND 12 – 15 YOUNG BLACK PAIRS