LEDBETTER -- Tuesday, Aug. 18. Markets totaled 244 head. Compared to last week: slaughter cows, mostly steady; slaughter bulls, mostly steady.

Slaughter cows: breakers, 70 to 80 percent lean, $57 to $60; boners, 80 to 85 percent lean, $56 to $62; lean, 85 to 90 percent lean, $49 to $55.

Slaughter bulls yield grade 1-2: $77 to $86.

Feeder steers medium and large 1-2: 300 to 400 pounds, $140 to $147; 400 to 500 pounds, $141 to $146; 500 to 600 pounds, $130 to $141; 600 to 700 pounds, $125; 700 to 800 pounds, $120; 800 to 900 pounds, $110; 900 to 1,000 pounds, $110.

Feeder heifers medium and large 1-2: 300 to 400 pounds, $120 to $134; 400 to 500 pounds, $118 to $125; 500 to 600 pounds, $117 to $122; 600 to 700 pounds, $105 to $118; 700 to 800 pounds, $90.

Head cows, $620 to $860; cows/calves, $780 to $1,130.

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