East Texas Ag News: Cattle prices up past two weeks

East Texas Ag News

EAST TEXAS (KLTV/KTRE) - With no market comparison last week due to the market shutdown following weather conditions, the market comparison from two weeks ago shows the recent figures ended a full 2 to 4 dollars higher on all class weight averages. That’s according to the East Texas Livestock Weekly Market Report out of Crockett.

Slaughter cows finished mostly firm wit the slaughter bulls trending 4 dollars higher. A strengthened beef demand both overseas and domestically along with the COVID-19 vaccination continues to send a wave of new found optimism in the beef complex.

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