Lampasas Cattle Auction Market Report

At Wednesday’s sale at Lampasas Cattle Auction, there were 593 head through the ring, down from the 1144 of last week and up from the 556 head last year.

Feeder steers and heifers were steady to weak on quality calves and $5 to $7 lower on lesser quality. Slaughter cows were steady and bulls steady to weak.

           Feeder Steers                              Feeder Heifers

200-300lbs  No Test/lb            200-300lbs   $1.45-$1.63/lb

300-400lbs   $1.36-$1.72/lb    300-400lbs   $1.24-$1.66/lb

400-500lbs   $1.19-$1.54/lb    400-500lbs   $1.16-$1.54/lb

500-600lbs   $1.22-$1.50/lb    500-600lbs   $1.12 $1.52/lb

600-700lbs   $1.13-$1.34/lb    600-700lbs   $1.01-$1.22/lb

700-800lbs   $1.02-$1.31/lb   700-800lbs     $ .91-$1.04/lb

           Slaughter Cows                         Slaughter Bulls

Under 800lbs  .14-.24 /lb           1000-1300lbs  .32-.48/lb

 800-1100lbs   .25-.40 /lb            1300-2100lbs .40-.55/lb

1100-1300lbs  .41-.55/lb

Bred Replacement Cows                                                    $760-$1,100/hd on baby tooth to 5 yr olds                                  

On Solid Mouth Cows – No Test     

Cow/calf Pairs

Young Cow/Calf Pairs – $1,210 to $1,360/pair                            No Test on aged pairs

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