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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 1-26-2011

Cattle and calves: 1,208

Week ago: 608

Compared to last week:

Feeder steers steady to weak. Feeder heifers steady to firm. Slaughter cows $3-$5 higher. Slaughter bulls $7-$10 higher. Trade and demand excellent.

Steers:

Medium and Large No. 1:

Individ. 290 lbs. 155

300-400 lbs. 150-160

400-500 lbs. 133-141, many pkgs. 142.50-157

500-600 lbs. 114-126, many pkgs. 128-140

600-700 lbs. 107-117.50

700-800 lbs. 105-109

Individ. 815 lbs. 107

Medium and Large No. 2:

300-400 lbs. 130-140, few to 147.50

400-500 lbs. 125-135, few to 147.50

500-600 lbs. 111-120, many pkgs. 122-135

600-700 lbs. 106-111

700-800 lbs. 101-107

Medium and Large No. 3:

Individ. 240 lbs. 140

300-400 lbs. 130-137.50, many pkgs. 142.50-157

400-500 lbs. 115-126, many pkgs. 129-147.50

500-600 lbs. 114-124, few to 139

600-700 lbs. 108-115

700-800 lbs. 99-109

Heifers:

Medium and Large No. 1:

200-300 lbs. 135-142.50

300-400 lbs. 132.50-139

400-500 lbs. 119-129, few to 137

500-600 lbs. 109-119, few to 122

600-700 lbs. 110-111

Individ. 715 lbs. 107

Medium and Large No. 2:

300-400 lbs. 117-125, few to 137.50

400-500 lbs. 111-122, few to 125

500-600 lbs. 105-115, few to 122

600-700 lbs. 100-105

Medium and Large No. 3:

Individ. 250 lbs. 122.50

300-400 lbs. 115-125, few to 135

400-500 lbs. 105-114, few to 125, fancy 145-150

500-600 lbs. 105-115

600-700 lbs. 101-110

Replacement Cows:

Medium and Large 1-2: young to middle-aged 810-1,555 lb. cows bred 4-8 months, $737-$1,032 per head

Middle-aged to aged 755-1,255 lb. cows bred 5-7 months, 55-68 cwt

Cow/Calf pairs:

Medium and large 1-2: young to middle-aged 790-805 lb. cows with 100-200 lb. calves $800-940 per pair; middle to aged 690-800 lb. Longhorn cows with 100-200 lb. calves $485-$540 per pair.

Gonzales

Date of Sale: 1-29-2011

Volume: 1,785

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady. Packer cows sold steady.

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. 115-134

600-700 lbs. 115-121

700-800 lbs. 108-112

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 142-168

300-400 lbs. 131-145

400-500 lbs. 115-126

500-600 lbs. 108-112

600-700 lbs. 101-104

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 58-63; Cutters: 67-75; Canners: 46-51; Low yielding fat cows: 56-62.50

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 82-90; lightweights and medium quality: 71-78; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 86-101

Stocker Cows: $650-$950

Pairs: $725-$1,150

Karnes City

Date of Sale: 1-29-2011

Head Count: 445

Market was steady compared to last week.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 149 (160)

300-400 lbs. 146 (167)

400-500 lbs. 133 (165)

500-600 lbs. 119 (137)

600-700 lbs. 114 (121)

More than 700 lbs. 106 (118)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 123 (143)

300-400 lbs. 121 (140)

400-500 lbs. 117 (147)

500-600 lbs. 111 (122)

600-700 lbs. 106 (120)

More than 700 lbs. 97 (112)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $710 ($750)

Pairs: $910 ($1,050)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 62 (75)

No. 2: 53 (58)

Bulls: 82 (86)

Goats and Others: 135 on hand

Kids (per head):

Less than 25 lbs. $42 ($52.50)

25-50 lbs. $62 ($95)

50-75 lbs. $72 ($110)

75-125 lbs. $115 ($130)

Nannies (per head): $88 ($140)

Billies (per head): $132 ($180)

Barbado (per head): $61 ($112)

Sheep (per head) $94 ($145)

Rams (per head): $110 ($145)

Barrows: 52 (62)

Gilts: 50 (58)

Sows: 31 (45)

Tops: 52 (58)

Karnes Co.

Date of sale: 1-27-2011

Cattle on hand: 718

Market calves steady to cheaper; cows and bulls higher compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 141-165, Heifers 160-205

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 143-161, Heifers 136-155

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 132-157, Heifers 129-145

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 122-136, Heifers 121-140

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 112-124, Heifers 107-123

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: $725-$860

Medium cows and heifers: $650-$700

Good cow/calf pairs: $950-$1,140

Medium cow/calf pairs: $800-$900

Common cow/calf pairs: $665-$750

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 69-75

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 62-68

Lightweight canners: 52-61

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 80-88

Utility & canners: 72-79

Lightweight canners: 65-71

Nixon

Date of Sale: 1-24-2011

Cattle on Hand: 1,948; Sheep & Goats: 1

Steers:

200-300 lbs.: 132-142-170

300-400 lbs.: 132-142-168

400-500 lbs.: 122-132-155

500-600 lbs.: 114-124-143

600-700 lbs.: 106-116-129

700-800 lbs.: 98-108-120

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.: 121-131-180

300-400 lbs.: 119-129-158

400-500 lbs.: 111-121-143

500-600 lbs.: 105-115-130

600-700 lbs.: 97-107-129

700-800 lbs.: 90-100-110

Slaughter Cows: 53-63-76

Slaughter Bulls: 69-79-84

Stocker Cows: $407-$1,010

Pairs: $920-$970

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date of Sale: 1-26-2011

Cattle-1,550; Hogs-226; Horses-23; Sheep & Goats-489

The quality on stocker and feeder cattle were not as deep as last week. The light cattle were $3-$5 lower with most other classes $2-$3 lower. Packer cows and bulls steady. Stocker cows $25-$50 higher.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 150-180

300-400 lb. 140-155

400-500 lb. 130-155

500-600 lb. 120-138

600-700 lb. 115-130

700-850 lb. 105-118

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 140-155

300-400 lb. 130-150

400-500 lb. 120-145

500-600 lb. 110-132

600-750 lb. 100-119

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 65-73

Cutters: 57-65

Canners: 40-50

Palpated Cows (Young): $610-$840

Middle Aged: 60-68

Cow & Calf Pairs: $720-$970

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 80-85

Light & Low Yielding: 55-70

Feeder Bulls: 65-90

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $260-$520 (riding horses)

Light Fat: $150-$260

Thin: $70-$110 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 53-57

#2 Butchers: 48-52

Sows: 35-50

Boars: $2-$25 cwt.

Feeder Pigs: $15-$25 hd.

Feeder Shoats: 70-100

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $70-$125 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $45-$80 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 150-180

Small & Thin: 130-220

Wethers: 100-160

Billies: 70-120

Pairs: 90-120

Barb. Ewes (Young): $50-$70 hd.

Thin & Old: $35-$50 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 140-150

Small & Thin Lambs: 110-130

Barb. Bucks: $75-$300 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $60-$80 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $50-$90 cwt.

Lambs: 110-180
 

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