Steer wrestler Tom Lewis' new perspective on rodeo and life paid off in full at the recent Sandhills Stock Show & Rodeo in Odessa. Combining good friends, skilled horses and a positive attitude added up to a $4590 payday for the 40 year-old bulldogger.read more
The U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are seeking comment on their joint cattle fever tick eradication program.read more
Feeder cattle were $5-7 higher, slaughter cows and bulls steady. Receipts totaled 898 head.read more
Feeder cattle were mostly steady, slaughter cows and bulls $2 lower. Receipts totaled 514 head.read more
Cattle receipts totaled 1681 head.
Steers: under 300 pounds $180-220, 300-400 pounds $165-200, 400-500 pounds $160-195, over 500 pounds $140-170.
Mason and San Saba stocker and feeder cattle were steady, packer cows and bulls steady, stocker cows, pairs and replacement heifers in good demand. Receipts totaled 4320 head for the two sales.read more
Weaned calves weighing less than 600 pounds were $3-5 higher, unweaned calves and heavier calves steady to $5 lower, feeder cattle $3-5 lower, packer cows $3-4 higher, packer bulls $4-5 higher, bred cows steady. Receipts totaled 1570 head.read more
Dorper lambs were steady, kid goats steady. Sheep and goat receipts totaled 1511 head.read more
Calves and packer cows were steady on receipts of 1618 head.
Steers: 250-300 pounds $142-170, 300-350 pounds $144-170, 350-400 pounds $158-196, 400-450 pounds $156-189, 450-500 pounds $152-170, 500-550 pounds $151-160, 550-600 pounds $143-164, 600-700 pounds $135-150, 700-800 pounds $130-138.
Calf prices were mostly steady to a little higher on the lighter end, cows steady. Receipts totaled 1613 head.read more