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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 1-4-2011

Cattle and calves: 762

Week ago: Holiday

Compared to last week:

No comparison available due to holiday closings the last two weeks. Trade good and demand excellent.

Steers:

Medium and Large No. 1:

Individ. 280 lbs. 145

300-400 lbs. 134-144, few to 148

400-500 lbs. 120-129, few to 138

500-600 lbs. 112-122, few to 128

600-700 lbs. 100-110, few to 115

700-800 lbs. 100-108

Medium and Large No. 2:

Few 200-300 lbs. 120-131

300-400 lbs. 132-137.50

400-500 lbs. 120-128

500-600 lbs. 105-115, few to 126

600-700 lbs. 100-110, few to 118

700-800 lbs. 95-100, few to 115

Individ. 845 lbs. 94

Medium and Large No. 3:

200-300 lbs. 137.50-142.50, few to 150

300-400 lbs. 115-125, many pkgs. 128-155

400-500 lbs. 114-123, many pkgs. 125-143

500-600 lbs.110-121, few to 126

600-700 lbs. 99-108, few to 112

700-800 lbs. 100-107

Individ. 850 lbs. 88

Heifers:

Medium and Large No. 1:

300-400 lbs. 125-130

400-500 lbs. 111-117

500-600 lbs. 107-112

600-700 lbs. 104-112

700-800 lbs. 99-104

800-900 lbs. 82-90

Medium and Large No. 2:

Few 300-400 lbs. 120-123

400-500 lbs. 106-116

500-600 lbs. 104-111

600-700 lbs. 90-100, few to 105

Individ. 720 lbs. 94

Medium and Large No. 3:

200-300 lbs. 106-116, few to 120

300-400 lbs. 105-115, few to 119

400-500 lbs. 100-119, few to 124

500-600 lbs. 102-112, fancy 127.50

600-700 lbs. 97-106

Replacement Cows:

Medium and Large 1-2: young to middle-aged 815-1,125 lb. cows bred 3-7 months, 65-90 cwt

Cow/Calf pairs:

Medium and large 1-2: young to middle-aged 1,055-1,205 lb. cows with 75-250 lb. calves $850-$950 per pair.

Gonzales

Date of Sale: 1-8-2011

Volume: 2,165

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold $5-$8 higher. Packer cows sold $4-$6 higher.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 160-188

300-400 lbs. 144-156

400-500 lbs. 126-138

500-600 lbs. 112-124

600-700 lbs. 110-123

700-800 lbs. 101-111

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 142-168

300-400 lbs. 126-135

400-500 lbs. 108-123

500-600 lbs. 100-106

600-700 lbs. 94-98

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 51-59; Cutters: 61-67.50; Canners: 43-48; Low yielding fat cows: 53-61

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 74-82; Lightweights and medium quality: 68-71; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 86-99

Stocker Cows: $650-$950

Pairs: $725-$1,150

Karnes City

Date of Sale: 1-8-2011

Head Count: 789

Market was steady.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 123 (173)

300-400 lbs. 122 (145)

400-500 lbs. 118 (144)

500-600 lbs. 111 (128)

600-700 lbs. 108 (115)

More than 700 lbs. 98 (112)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 121 (140)

300-400 lbs. 117 (138)

400-500 lbs. 110 (129)

500-600 lbs. 104 (120)

600-700 lbs. 98 (113)

More than 700 lbs. 96 (100)

Stocker Cows:

Pairs: $730 ($875)

Slaughter Cows: 59 (72)

Bulls: 65 (80)

Goats and Others: 158 on hand

Kids (per head):

Less than 25 lbs. $35 ($40)

26-50 lbs. $55 ($60)

Wethers (per head):

50-75 lbs. $80 ($115)

76-125 lbs. $95 ($145)

126-150 lbs. $125 ($135)

Nannies (per head): $60 ($125)

Billies (per head): $95 ($185)

Sheep (per head) $55 ($125)

Barbado (per head): $53 ($72)

Piglets (per head): $40 ($42)

Top Hogs: 65 (71)

Boars: 18 (18)

Karnes Co.

Date of sale: 1-6-2011

Cattle on hand: 782

Market stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 138-170, Heifers 119-132

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 136-178, Heifers 119-134

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 126-155, Heifers 117-139

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 115-129, Heifers 107-119

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 103-115, Heifers 100-111

700-800 lb. Steers & bulls 100-110, Heifers 93-99

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: 70-96

Medium cows and heifers: 65-74

Good cow/calf pairs: $950-$1,150

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 62-70

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 54-60

Lightweight canners: 48-52

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 72-80

Utility & canners: 68-71

Lightweight canners: 60-67

Seguin

Date of Sale: 1-5-2011

Cattle-864; Hogs-14; Horses-17; Sheep & Goats-312

The quality was good and the market was excellent. All classes of cattle were $3-$10 higher over last year’s close.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 140-175

300-400 lb. 135-170

400-500 lb. 130-160

500-600 lb. 115-132

600-700 lb. 110-123

700-850 lb. 105-115

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 140-170

300-400 lb. 130-150

400-500 lb. 120-142

500-600 lb. 110-133

600-750 lb. 110-113

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 60-70

Cutters: 48-55

Canners: 40-50

Palpated Cows (Young): $680-$810

Middle Aged: $550-$680

Cow & Calf Pairs: $740-$850

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 75-82

Light & Low Yielding: 70-76

Feeder Bulls: 70-90

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $500-$570 (riding horses)

Light Fat: $150-$200 hd.

Thin: $50-$120 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 60

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $100-$125 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $45-$100 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 150-180

Small & Thin: 140-200

Wethers: 120-180

Billies: 110-140

Pairs: $100-$125

Barb. Ewes (Young): $60-$70 hd.

Thin & Old: $45-$60 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 120-140

Small & Thin Lambs: $25-$30 hd.

Barb. Bucks: $100-$160 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $65-$80 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $70-$90 cwt.

Lambs: 120-170
 

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