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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 2-1-2011

Cattle and calves: 868

Week ago: 1,208

Year ago: 619

Compared to last week:

Feeder steers steady to $3 lower. Feeder heifers steady to weak. Slaughter cows and bulls steady. Trade and demand excellent. Steers:

Medium and Large No. 1:

300-400 lbs. 135-141, few to 152

400-500 lbs. 134-145, few to 155

500-600 lbs. 122-133

Few 600-700 lbs 116-122

Medium and Large No. 2:

300-400 lbs. 123-132, few to 136

400-500 lbs. 122-130, few to 150

500-600 lbs. 120-130

600-700 lbs. 115-123

Individual 715 lbs. 117

Medium and Large No. 3:

200-300 lbs. 126-136, few to 155

300-400 lbs. 120-130, many pkgs 131-154

400-500 lbs. 116-125, many pkgs 127-144

500-600 lbs. 110-120, many pkgs 121-134

600-700 lbs. 105-115, few to 122

700-800 lbs. 95-101, few to 109

Heifers:

Medium and Large No. 1:

Few 300-400 lbs. 119-125

400-500 lbs. 117-128, few to 132

500-600 lbs. 111-122, few to 124

Few 600-700 lbs. 112

Medium and Large No. 2:

Few 200-300 lbs. 120-125

400-500 lbs. 115-121

500-600 lbs. 108-115

Few 600-700 lbs. 105-111

Medium and Large No. 3:

200-300 lbs. 115-123, few to 140

300-400 lbs. 110-117, few to 132

400-500 lbs. 107-117, many pkgs 119-127, fancy 135

500-600 lbs. 103-113, few to 115

600-700 lbs. 100-107

Individual 720 lbs. 106

Replacement Cows:

Medium and Large 1-2: young to middle-aged 845-1,290 lb. cows bred 5-8 months, 61-86 cwt

Cow/Calf pairs:

Medium and large 1-2: young to middle-aged 1,040-1,160 lb. cows with 100-150 lb. calves $960-$1,100 per pair.

Gonzales

Date of Sale: 2-5-2010

Volume: 177

Compared to our last sale: 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: 82-92.50; lightweights and medium quality bulls: 71-78; bull yearlings:

700-900 lbs. 86-101

Stocker Cows: $650-$950

Pairs: $725-$1,150

Karnes City

Date of Sale: 2-5-2011

Head Count: 75 (short sale due to winter weather)

Market was steady compared to last week.

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)

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)

700+ lbs. 97 (112)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $710 ($750)

Packer Cows:

No. 1 62 (73)

No. 2 53 (58)

Bulls 82 (86)

Goats and Others:

Goats (0-25 lbs.) $42 ($52.50)

Goats (25-50 lbs.) $62 ($95)

Goats (50-75 lbs.) $72 ($110)

Goats (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 (59)

Sows: 31 (45)

Thog: 52 (58)

Nixon

Date of Sale: 1-31-2011

Cattle on Hand: 1,383

Steers:

200-300 lbs.: 130-140-159

300-400 lbs.: 134-144-159

400-500 lbs.: 124-134-157

500-600 lbs.: 113-123-139

600-700 lbs.: 106-116-128

700-800 lbs.: 100-110-123

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.: 117-127-147

300-400 lbs.: 114-124-159

400-500 lbs.: 107-117-149

500-600 lbs.: 101-111-132

600-700 lbs.: 96-106-116

700-800 lbs.: 88-98-107

Slaughter Cows: 58-68-76

Slaughter Bulls: 78-82-85

Stocker Cows: $395-$852

Pairs: $900-$1,040

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date of Sale: 2-2-2011

Cattle-264; Hogs-17; Horses-18; Sheep & Goats-151

The market was active on all classes with no comparison because of limited receipts due to the weather.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 140-160

300-400 lb. 135-150

400-500 lb. 130-155

500-600 lb. 120-138

600-700 lb. 110-123

700-850 lb. 105-118

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 125-140

300-400 lb. 120-133

400-500 lb. 115-145

500-600 lb. 110-127

600-750 lb. 100-113

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 68-75

Cutters: 62-70

Canners: 42-50

Palpated Cows (Young): $620-$940

Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,110-$1,220

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 80-85

Light & Low Yielding: 70-78

Feeder Bulls: 70-95

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $200-$260

Light Fat: $125-$160

Thin: $70-$100

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 50-53

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $75-$90

Thin & Old Nannies: $50-$65

Kid Goats (fat): 135-175

Small & Thin: 140-220

Wethers: 100-150

Billies: 75-90

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 120-140

Barb. Bucks: $75-$150

Wooled Ewes: 50-65

Lambs: 120-165
 

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