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Gonzales

Date of Sale: 2-12-2011

Volume: 863

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold $3-$5 higher. Packer cows sold steady.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 175-200

300-400 lbs. 151-165

400-500 lbs. 129-152

500-600 lbs. 121-137

600-700 lbs. 117-121

700-800 lbs. 109-114

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 142-188

300-400 lbs. 131-145

400-500 lbs. 119-129

500-600 lbs. 111-117

600-700 lbs. 104-108

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 59-66; Cutters: 68-76.50; Canners: 46-54; Low yielding fat cows: 58-67

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 84-93; lightweights and medium quality: 74-81; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 92-105

Stocker Cows: $650-$950

Pairs: $725-$1,150

Karnes City

Date of Sale: 2-12-2011

Head Count: 449

Calf market was steady compared to last week. Cow market was stronger than last week.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 142 (160)

300-400 lbs. 139 (163)

400-500 lbs. 132 (158)

500-600 lbs. 127 (149)

600-700 lbs. 117 (132)

More than 700 lbs. 108 (122)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 125 (140)

300-400 lbs. 123 (150)

400-500 lbs. 117 (148)

500-600 lbs. 115 (134)

600-700 lbs. 108 (120)

More than 700 lbs. 95 (112)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $795/hd. ($985/hd.)

Pairs: $930/per pair ($1,000/pair)

No. 1 Packer Cows: 70 (81)

No. 2 Packer Cows: 53 (63)

Bulls: 85 (98)

Goats and Others: 102 on hand

Kids (per head):

25-50 lbs. $67 ($68)

50-75 lbs. $89 ($100)

75-125 lbs. $107 ($120)

Nannies (per head): $135 ($205)

Billies (per head): $75 ($145)

Sheep (per head) $157 ($170)

Rams (per head): $55 ($95)

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

Barrows: 52 (62)

Pigs: 56 (63)

Gilts: 57 (59)

Sows: 54 (59)

Top Hogs: 54 (58)

Karnes Co.

Date of sale: 2-10-2011

Cattle on hand: 123

Market steady to stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 149-156, Heifers 130-135

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 144-155, Heifers 120-137

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 136-148, Heifers 124-137

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 131-144, Heifers 115-119

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 119-125, Heifers 106-116

700-800 lb. Steers & bulls 114-117, Heifers 109-111

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: $800-$980

Medium cows and heifers: $700-$775

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 76-82

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 69-75

Lightweight canners: 58-68

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 89-95.50

Utility & canners: 76-88

Lightweight canners: 70-77

Nixon

Date of Sale: 2-7-11

Cattle on Hand: 599 (71 cows, 7 bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.: 126-136-160

300-400 lbs.: 133-143-163

400-500 lbs.: 128-138-158

500-600 lbs.: 118-128-143

600-700 lbs.: 109-119-129

700-800 lbs.: 99-109-120

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.: 113-123-141

300-400 lbs.: 114-124-153

400-500 lbs.: 108-118-139

500-600 lbs.: 103-113-122

600-700 lbs.: 98-108-114

700-800 lbs.: 94-104-118

Slaughter Cows: 56-66-76

Slaughter Bulls: 75-81-85

Stocker Cows: $425-$880

Pairs: $840

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date of Sale: 2-9-2011

Cattle-566; Hogs-114; Horses-13; Sheep & Goats-233

The market was active and higher on all classes of cattle.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 145-170

300-400 lb. 140-165

400-500 lb. 130-152

500-600 lb. 120-145

600-700 lb. 110-128

700-850 lb. 100-110

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 135-150

300-400 lb. 135-148

400-500 lb. 130-142

500-600 lb. 120-135

600-750 lb. 105-120

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 75-85

Cutters: 58-68

Canners: 45-55

Palpated Cows (Young): $670-$960

Middle Aged: $550-$670

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 84-90

Light & Low Yielding: 75-82

Feeder Bulls: 80-100

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $270-$440 hd.

Light Fat: $125-$150 hd.

Thin: $50-$100 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 58-61

#2 Butchers: 54-55

Sows: 35-50

Boars: $10-$40 cwt.

Feeder Pigs: 90-100

Feeder Shoats: $60-$80 cwt.

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $85-$120 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $55-$95 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 150-250

Small & Thin: 140-200

Wethers: 110-180

Billies: 85-120

Pairs: $110-$125

Barb. Ewes (Young): $50-$60 hd.

Thin & Old: $45-$50 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 140-160

Small & Thin Lambs: 150-200

Barb. Bucks: $75-$150 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $55-$75 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $50-$70 cwt.

Lambs: 120-200
 

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