Lampasas Cattle Auction’s weekly sale took place yesterday here and it was big again. 586 head came through the ring, just up from last week’s 559 head and way up from the 435 head recorded last year at this time.
Prices were back up from last week, $5-$6/cwt higher on feeders and $2-$3/cwt higher on slaughter cows and bulls.
Feeder Steers Feeder Heifers
200-300lbs $1.30-$1.68/lb 200-300lbs $1.43-$1.61/lb
300-400lbs $1.49-$1.84/lb 300-400lbs $1.42-$1.85/lb
400-500lbs $1.48-$1.75/lb 400-500lbs $1.25-$1.57/lb
500-600lbs $1.36-$1.67/lb 500-600lbs $1.24-$1.67/lb
600-700lbs $1.27-$1.64/lb 600-700lbs $1.17-$1.34/lb
700-800lbs $1.26-$1.41/lb 700-800lbs $ 1.14-$1.32/lb
Slaughter Cows Slaughter Bulls
Under 800lbs $.23-$.33 /lb 1000-1300lbs N/T
800-1100lbs $.34-$.45/lb 1300-2100lbs $.75-$.86/lb
1100-1300lbs $.46-$.65/lb Replacements – No Test
Replacement Cows No Test.
Cow/Calf Pairs and Bred Replacements Not Tested