The Tulia Livestock Auction, Inc., Tulia, TX, reported receipts of 2,199 head Jan. 13, compared to 2,309 last week and 2,945 last year, according to the USDA Market News Service, Amarillo, TX.

Compared to last week, feeder steers under 700 pounds were steady to $2 higher, and over 700 pounds were $2 to $3 lower. Feeder heifers were steady to $2 lower. Slaughter cows were $2 to $3 lower. Slaughter bulls were steady on a light test. Trade was active and demand was moderate. The bulk of the supply were medium and large frame 1 and 2, 500- to 950-pound feeder steers and heifers. Feeder cattle accounted for 95% and slaughter cows and bulls 5% of the run. In the feeder supply, steers made up approximately 60% of the run, heifers 40% and steers and heifers over 600 pounds totaled 81%.

Steers: Medium and large frame 1, 200 to 300 lbs., 107.00 to 112.00; 300 to 400 lbs., 101.00 to 107.00, package 317 lbs., thin 116.00; 400 to 500 lbs., 106.00 to 113.00; 500 to 575 lbs., 96.00 to 97.00, package 544 lbs., full 85.50; 600 to 700 lbs., 82.00 to 86.00, package 600 lbs., thin 90.50; 700 to 800 lbs., 81.00 to 83.00; 800 to 900 lbs., 77.50 to 81.50; 900 to 975 lbs., 74.50 to 77.50. Medium and large frame 1 and 2, package 248 lbs., 96.00; 450 to 500 lbs., 86.00 to 94.00; 500 to 600 lbs., 78.00 to 84.50; 600 to 675 lbs., 74.50 to 79.50; 700 to 800 lbs., 73.75 to 77.25; lot 987 lbs., 73.00. Medium and large frame 2 and 3, 300 to 400 lbs., 76.00 to 85.00; 400 to 475 lbs., 73.00 to 82.50; 500 to 600 lbs., 75.00 to 76.50; 700 to 800 lbs., 62.50 to 70.00.

Heifers: Medium and large frame 1, 300 to 375 lbs., 92.00 to 96.00, package 397 lbs., thin 109.00; 400 to 450 lbs., 85.00 to 90.50; 500 to 600 lbs., 81.00 to 84.00, package 526 lbs., thin 88.00; 600 to 700 lbs., 77.50 to 82.50; 700 to 800 lbs., 78.00 to 79.25; package 896 lbs., 69.00. Medium and large frame 1 and 2, package 356 lbs., 86.00; 400 to 500 lbs., 80.00 to 81.50; 500 to 600 lbs., 74.50 to 80.50; 600 to 700 lbs., 73.25 to 76.50; 700 to 750 lbs., 70.00 to 77.50; 800 to 875 lbs., 64.50 to 67.50.

Slaughter Cows: Breakers, 75 to 80% lean, 1000 to 1250 lbs., 33.75 to 34.25, few. Boners, 80 to 85% lean, 1000 to 1250 lbs., 35.00 to 37.00. Boners, high yielding, 80 to 85% lean, 1150 to 1350 lbs., 36.25 to 38.00, few. Lean, 85 to 90% lean, 1000 to 1200 lbs., 31.50 to 35.00, few; 800 to 1000 lbs., 30.00 to 33.25, few; under 750 lbs., 25.00 to 28.00, few.

Slaughter bulls: Yield Grade 1 and 2, 1180 to 1625 lbs., 44.50 to 45.00, few; high dressing, 1025 to 1200 lbs., 48.00 to 50.00, few.

Replacement cows: Medium and large frame 1 and 2, young to middle-aged, 865 to 1220 lbs., 5 to 8 months bred, 450.00 to 550.00 per head; few 1400 to 1500 lbs., 7 to 9 months bred, 650.00 to 690.00 per head; aged, 800 to 1050 lbs., 4 to 7 months bred, 300.00 to 400.00 per head.

Pairs: Medium and large frame 1 and 2, young to middle-aged, 800 to 1000 lbs., with 120- to 150-lb. calf, 510.00 to 550.00 per pair.

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