Lampasas Cattle Auction’s weekly sale took place yesterday here and it was big again. 559 head came through the ring, down from last week’s 838 head but still above the 541 head recorded last year at this time.
Prices were back up from last week, $5/cwt higher on feeders and $3-$4 higher on slaughter cows and bulls.
Feeder Steers Feeder Heifers
200-300lbs $1.25-$1.70/lb 200-300lbs $1.51-$1.63/lb
300-400lbs $1.49-$1.78/lb 300-400lbs $1.35-$1.80/lb
400-500lbs $1.45-$1.76/lb 400-500lbs $1.27-$1.78/lb
500-600lbs $1.31-$1.66/lb 500-600lbs $1.27-$1.52/lb
600-700lbs $1.29-$1.58/lb 600-700lbs $1.20-$1.35/lb
700-800lbs $1.20-$1.38/lb 700-800lbs $ 1.16-$1.18/lb
Slaughter Cows Slaughter Bulls
Under 800lbs $25-$.35 /lb 1000-1300lbs $.69-$.77/lb
800-1100lbs $.36-$.45/lb 1300-2100lbs $.74-$.84/lb
1100-1300lbs $.46-$.61/lb Replacements – No Test
Replacement Cows No Test.
Cow/Calf Pairs young to mid-age $990 - $1,135/pair