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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 1-18-2011

Cattle and calves: 608

Week ago: 659

Compared to last week:

Feeder steers $5-$10 higher, instances $12 higher. Feeder heifers $5-$10 higher. Slaughter cows $2-$5 higher. Slaughter bulls $5 lower on a weak test. Trade good and demand excellent.

Steers:

Medium and Large No. 1:

Individ. 285 lbs. 152.50

400-500 lbs. 136-146, many pkgs. 148-155

500-600 lbs. 123-134, many pkgs. 139-151

600-700 lbs. 110-118, few 127

700-800 lbs. 106-112, few 120

800-900 lbs. 108-110

Medium and Large No. 2:

300-400 lbs. 152.50-160

400-500 lbs. 135-145, many pkgs. 148-155

500-600 lbs. 116-120, many pkgs. 125-147

600-700 lbs. 114-123

700-800 lbs. 107-115

Medium and Large No. 3:

Few 200-300 lbs. 130-135

300-400 lbs. 137.50-147, few 156

400-500 lbs. 126-136,many pkgs. 137-152.50

500-600 lbs. 110-120, many pkgs. 122-148

600-700 lbs. 110-120, few 130

700-800 lbs. 100-107, few 113

Heifers:

Medium and Large No. 1:

Individ. 390 lbs. 130

400-500 lbs. 120-125

500-600 lbs. 115-118

600-700 lbs. 108-110

Few 700-800 lbs. 103-107

Medium and Large No. 2:

300-400 lbs. 125-136

400-500 lbs. 108-118, few 125

500-600 lbs. 115-123

Medium and Large No. 3:

200-300 lbs. 116-123, few 136

300-400 lbs. 115-125, many pkgs. 127-137.50

400-500 lbs. 110-120, many pkgs. 121-131

500-600 lbs. 105-113, few 120

Individ. 650 lbs. 98

Individ. 710 lbs. 105

Replacement Cows:

Medium and Large 1-2: young to middle-aged 700-1,195 lb. cows bred 4-7 months, 73-85 cwt

Cow/Calf pairs:

Medium and large 1-2: young to middle-aged 1,005-1,015 lb. cows with 100 lb. calves $950-$970 per pair.

Gonzales

Date of Sale: 1-22-2011

Volume: 1,647

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady. Packer cows sold $1-$2 lower.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 165-188

300-400 lbs. 151-165

400-500 lbs. 136-152

500-600 lbs. 115-131

600-700 lbs. 114-119

700-800 lbs. 108-112

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 142-168

300-400 lbs. 128-141

400-500 lbs. 114-126

500-600 lbs. 105-110

600-700 lbs. 98-104

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 58-63; Cutters: 64-73; Canners: 46-51; Low yielding fat cows: 55-60.50

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 75-85; lightweights and medium quality: 69-74; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 86-101

Stocker Cows: $650-$950

Pairs: $725-$1,150

Karnes City

Date of Sale: 1-22-2011

Head Count: 487

Market was steady compared to last week.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

100-200 lbs. 181 (185)

200-300 lbs. 127 (158)

300-400 lbs. 141 (163)

400-500 lbs. 134 (154)

500-600 lbs. 123 (141)

600-700 lbs. 116 (131)

More than 700 lbs. 107 (113)

Heifers:

100-200 lbs. 189 (210)

200-300 lbs. 127 (140)

300-400 lbs. 122 (155)

400-500 lbs. 115 (135)

500-600 lbs. 110 (122)

600-700 lbs. 108 (118)

More than 700 lbs. 101 (113)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $750 hd. ($890 hd.)

Pairs: $1,000 hd. ($1,050 hd.)

No. 1 Packer Cows: 59 (66)

No. 2 Packer Cows: 50 (53)

Bulls: 75 (80)

Goats and Others: 139 on hand

Kids (per head):

Less than 25 lbs. $48 ($50)

25-50 lbs. $54 ($65)

50-75 lbs. $62 ($70)

Wethers (per head): $110 ($140)

Nannies (per head): $70 ($135)

Billies (per head): $100 ($180)

Barbado (per head): $108 ($360)

Piglets: 49 (60)

Gilts: 47.50 (53)

Sows: 45 (51)

Tops: 59 (74)

Karnes Co.

Date of sale: 1-20-2011

Cattle on hand: 992

Market stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 153-180, Heifers 138-155

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 144-172, Heifers 131-166

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 134-157, Heifers 120-153

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 123-143, Heifers 115-126

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 114-124, Heifers 108-115

700-800 lb. Steers & bulls 107-120, Heifers 105-107

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: 68-82

Medium cows and heifers: 60-67

Good cow/calf pairs: $850-$1,040

Medium cow/calf pairs: $750-$825

Common cow/calf pairs: $675-$725

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 68-72.50

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 59-67

Lightweight canners: 50-58

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 78-86.50

Utility & canners: 68-75

Lightweight canners: 55-65

Nixon

Date of Sale: 1-17-2011

Cattle on Hand: 300

Steers:

200-300 lbs.: 116-126-165

300-400 lbs.: 135-145-170

400-500 lbs.: 125-135-160

500-600 lbs.: 117-127-149

600-700 lbs.: 109-119-130

700-800 lbs.: 99-109-120

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.: 126-136-150

300-400 lbs.: 124-134-158

400-500 lbs.: 116-126-151

500-600 lbs.: 110-120-145

600-700 lbs.: 100-110-117

700-800 lbs.: 99-109-140

Slaughter Cows: 56-61-65

Slaughter Bulls: 71-73-76

Stocker Cows: $540-$770

Pairs: $1,050

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date of Sale: 1-19-2011

Cattle-1,100; Hogs-17; Horses-19; Sheep & Goats-306

The quality on stocker and feeder cattle was good and the market was excellent. Packer cows and bulls fully $3-$5 higher.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 150-170

300-400 lb. 145-177

400-500 lb. 135-167

500-600 lb. 120-152

600-700 lb. 115-135

700-850 lb. 105-129

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 140-160

300-400 lb. 135-165

400-500 lb. 130-167

500-600 lb. 120-143

600-750 lb. 105-135

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 58-70

Cutters: 52-60

Canners: 42-50

Palpated Cows (Young): $650-$940

Middle Aged: 60-70

Cow & Calf Pairs: $990-$1,025

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 80-90

Light & Low Yielding: 59-70

Feeder Bulls: 70-96

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $300-$560 (riding horses)

Light Fat: $160-$200 hd.

Thin: $35-$100 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 52-55

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $90-$115 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $50-$90 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 150-190

Small & Thin: 150-225

Wethers: 100-180

Billies: 90-150

Pairs: 90-105

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

Thin & Old: $40-$50 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 130-150

Small & Thin Lambs: 110-130

Barb. Bucks: $100-$290 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $60-$70 cwt.

Lambs: 120-160
 

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