Lampasas Cattle Auction’s weekly sale took place on Wednesday with 498 head coming through the auction ring. That was up from last week’s 415 head but way down from a big run of 812 last year at the same time.
Bids were $5-$6 higher on feeders while slaughter cattle bid levels were steady.
Feeder Steers Feeder Heifers
200-300lbs $1.48-$1.70/lb 200-300lbs $1.18-$1.60/lb
300-400lbs $1.57-$2.09/lb 300-400lbs $1.33-$1.65/lb
400-500lbs $1.52-$1.90/lb 400-500lbs $1.40-$1.76/lb
500-600lbs $1.39-$1.70/lb 500-600lbs $1.33-$1.67/lb
600-700lbs $1.32-$1.54/lb 600-700lbs $1.30-$1.40/lb
700-800lbs $1.26-$1.40/lb 700-800lbs $ 1.14-$1.32/lb
Slaughter Cows Slaughter Bulls
Under 800lbs $.20-$.30 /lb 1000-1300lbs $.55-$.72/lb
800-1100lbs $.31-$.40/lb 1300-2100lbs $.72-$.85/lb
1100-1300lbs $.41-$.60/lb Replacements – No Test
Replacement Cows No Test Cow/Calf Pairs No Test