Today’s store cattle sale yarded only 900 head, resulting in a quick selling day for agents.
Despite this, prices held firm for most categories, compared to previous sales.
Steer weaners sold up to $830/head for crossbreds, averaging $575/hd for the category.
Heifer weaners seemed to improve slightly, selling up to $600/head for a pen of well-bred Hereford/Angus-cross.
The small number of heifer yearlings sold to $720/hd.
Cows and calves were bargain buying. The best of them sold for $1370/unit.
PTIC cows were also cheaper, selling from $590 to $1100/head.
Full Meat and Livestock report available in the Market Report section.