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Gonzales
Date of Sale: 2-4-06
Volume: 1080
Compared to our last sale:
Feeder calves and yearlings sold fully steady. Packer cows sold $1 lower.
Stocker-feeder steers:
Medium and large frame #1:
150-300 lbs. 155-185
300-400 lbs. 135-165
400-500 lbs. 118-140
500-600 lbs. 110-135
600-700 lbs. 105-115
Stocker-feeder heifers:
Medium and large frame #1:
150-300 lbs. 130-160
300-400 lbs. 125-140
400-500 lbs. 115-130
500-600 lbs. 105-118
600-700 lbs. 97-108
Packer Cows: good lean utility and commercial: 44-49; cutters: 47-53; canners: 38-42; low yielding fat cows: 42-48
Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 55-62.50; lightweights and medium quality: 50-58; bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 93-100

Nixon
Date of Sale: 1-30-06
Cattle on Hand: 1184
Steers:
200-300 lbs.: 149-159-195
300-400 lbs.: 139-149-190
400-500 lbs.: 125-135-153
500-600 lbs.: 113-123-140
600-700 lbs.: 102-112-124
700-800 lbs.: 95-105-110
Heifers:
200-300 lbs.: 130-140-160
300-400 lbs.: 123-133-175
400-500 lbs.: 111-121-145
500-600 lbs.: 100-110-139
600-700 lbs.: 90-100-111
700-800 lbs.: 84-94-99
Slaughter Cows: 37-47-57
Slaughter Bulls: 46-56-61
Stocker Cows: 43-88
Pairs: 300-810

Karnes City
Date of Sale: 2-4-06
Head Count: 797
Cattle: 621
Hogs: 50
Goats: 121
Donkeys: 1
Horses: 4
Steers:
Under 300 lbs. 148-180
300-400 lbs. 136-174
400-500 lbs. 122-160
Over 500 lbs. 105-130
Heifers:
Under 300 lbs. 146-175
300-400 lbs. 130-155
400-500 lbs. 111-151
Over 500 lbs. 72-112
Packer Cows: 25-35-46-55
Packer Bulls: 47-54-59
Stocker Cows: $450-$670-$800
Cow/Calf Pairs: $600-$915
Calves: $75-$175

Karnes Co.
Date of sale: 2-2-06
Cattle on hand: 625
Market steady compared to last week.
Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:
No. 1 Calves:
200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 150-200, Heifers 146-170
300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 148-171, Heifers 134-157
400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 132-151, Heifers 120-143
500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 122-132, Heifers 115-131
600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 108-118, Heifers 100-109
Stocker Cows:
Good cows and heifers: 660-750
Medium cows and heifers: 550-650
Good cow/calf pairs: 850-1000
Medium cow/calf pairs: 675-750
Common cow/calf pairs: 550-625
Packer Cows:
Higher dressing utility and cutters: 49-56.50
Lower dressing utility and cutters: 43-48
Lightweight canners: 38-42
Packer Bulls:
Heavyweight: 58-64
Utility & canners: 50-57
Lightweight canners: 47-49

Seguin
Date of Sale: 2-1-06
Cattle-810; Hogs-20; Horses-12; Sheep & Goats-530
Medium & Large Frame #1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 150-192
300-400 lb. 145-180
400-500 lb. 130-150
500-600 lb. 115-130
600-700 lb. 105-115
700-850 lb. 95-105
Medium & Large Frame #1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 140-165
300-400 lb. 130-160
400-500 lb. 118-136
500-600 lb. 110-132
600-750 lb. 95-110
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 49-57
Cutters: 45-52
Canners: 35-44
Palpated Cows (Young): 60-88
Middle Aged: 50-65
Cow & Calf Pairs: 690-1080
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 60-66
Light & Low Yielding: 53-60
Feeder Bulls: 76-102
Horses:
Heavy Fat: 30-35
Light Fat: 205-260 hd
Thin: 5-10
Hogs:
#1 Butchers: 37-38
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): 60-90 hd
Thin & Old Nannies: 35-50 hd
Kid Goats (fat): 115-130
Small & Thin: 95-115
Wethers: 75-120
Billies: 70-120
Pairs: 90-120
Barb. Ewes (Young): 50-60 hd
Thin & Old: 30-45 hd
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 100-120
Small & Thin Lambs: 90-105
Barb. Bucks: 75-250 hd
Wooled Ewes: 50-60 cwt
Wooled Bucks: 40-50 cwt
Lambs: 75-100

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