Wednesday Cattle Sale

At Wednesday’s sale at Lampasas Cattle Auction (5/17/17), there were 329 head through the ring, down from the 558 of last week and the 505 head last year. Feeder steers and heifers were steady to $3 to $5 lower than last week and Slaughter cows and bulls were $2 to $3 higher.

Feeder Steers                      Feeder Heifers
200-300lbs $1.82-$2.10/lb 200-300lbs $1.64-$1.71/lb
300-400lbs $1.51-$1.94/lb 300-400lbs $1.41-$1.84/lb
400-500lbs $1.47-$1.56/lb 400-500lbs $1.37-$1.58/lb
500-600lbs $1.36-$1.47/lb 500-600lbs $1.25-$1.42/lb
600-700lbs $1.25-$1.38/lb 600-700lbs $1.22-$1.30/lb
700-800lbs $1.24-$1.38/lb 700-800lbs $1.12-$1.22/lb

Slaughter Cows               Slaughter Bulls
Under 800lbs .42 -.51/lb 1000-1300lbs NO Test
800-1100lbs .52-.66 /lb 1300-2100lbs .94-.96/lb
1100-1300lbs .67-.74/lb

Bred Replacement Cows
Baby tooth to 5 yr olds - No Test
Solid Mouth - No Test
Cow/Calf Pairs
Young to mid-age w/up calf- $1,510 to $1,600 /pair
Aged cows w/ calf - $1,150 to $1,390/pair