The Cattleman's Livestock Commission Co., Dalhart, TX, reported receipts of 376 head of cattle June 30, compared with 1,774 head last week and 970 head last year, according to the USDA Market News Service, Amarillo, TX.

Compared to last week, not enough cattle of any class were on offer for a good price comparison; however, feeder cattle were steady to strong. Bulk of the supply was medium and large frame 1 to 2 450- to 700-pound feeder steers and heifers. Supply included around 9% slaughter cows and bulls, 30% feeder cattle over 600 pounds and the balance mostly feeder cattle under 600 pounds. The feeder supply consisted of approximately 60% steers and 40% heifers.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1, 230 lbs., 137.00; 260 lbs., 136.00; few, 400 to 500 lbs., 115.00 to 120.00; 500 to 600 lbs., 94.50 to 100.00; package, thin, 546 lbs., 105.00; package, 649 lbs., 89.00. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, few, 400 to 500 lbs., 104.00 to 110.00; 500 to 600 lbs., 87.50 to 91.00; 610 lbs., 87.50; 675 lbs., 86.50; 770 lbs., 80.00 to 85.00.

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1, 263 lbs., 117.00; few, 400 to 500 lbs., 94.00 to 95.00; 500 to 600 lbs., 86.50 to 92.00; few, 600 to 700 lbs., 83.00 to 87.50; 708 lbs., 83.00. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 476 lbs., 86.00; 500 to 600 lbs., 83.50 to 84.50; 697 lbs., 80.50.

Slaughter cows: Breakers, low yielding, 75 to 80% lean, 1125 to 1350 lbs., 38.75 to 40.50. Lean, 85 to 90, 1025 to 1035 lbs., 42.00 to 44.25; under 950 lbs., 37.50 to 39.75.

Slaughter bulls: High dressing, 1695 to 2090 lbs., 51.75 to 54.00.

Replacement cows: Medium and large frame 1 to 2, aged, 1050 to 1200 lbs., 6 to 9 months bred, 540.00 to 560.00 per head.

Cow-calf pairs: Medium and large frame 1 to 2, package, 3 to 6 years old, 900 lbs., with 225-lb. calf, 700.00 per pair.

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