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Gonzales

Date of Sale: 3-12-2011

Volume: 1,023

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady to $2-$3 higher. Packer cows sold steady.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 170-200

300-400 lbs. 155-165

400-500 lbs. 151-158

500-600 lbs. 126-147

600-700 lbs. 119-128

700-800 lbs. 112-118

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 145-185

300-400 lbs. 134-146

400-500 lbs. 136-144

500-600 lbs. 119-132

600-700 lbs. 109-118

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 60-69; Cutters: 68-76.50; Canners: 46-54; Low yielding fat cows: 61-67

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 84-94.50; lightweights and medium quality: 79-83; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 96-105

Stocker Cows: $650-$950

Pairs: $725-$1,150

Karnes City

Date of Sale: 3-12-2011

Head Count: 220

Market was high.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 136 (170)

300-400 lbs. 152 (178)

400-500 lbs. 139 (165)

500-600 lbs. 129 (150)

600-700 lbs. 121 (131)

More than 700 lbs. 110 (117)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 135 (160)

300-400 lbs. 125 (140)

400-500 lbs. 125 (136)

500-600 lbs. 119 (138)

600-700 lbs. 115 (133)

More than 700 lbs. 110 (112)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $865 ($1,020)

Pairs: $1,050 ($1,130)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 71 (76)

No. 2: 57 (62)

Bulls: 87 (90)

Goats and Others: 170 on hand

Kids (per head):

25-50 lbs. $90 ($95)

50-75 lbs. $139 ($145)

75-125 lbs. $132 ($145)

Nannies (per head): $90 ($180)

Billies (per head): $130 ($180)

Sheep (per head) $115 ($180)

Rams (per head): $150 ($250)

Barbado (per head): $70 ($105)

Swine:

Barrows: 53 (55)

Pigs: 56 (63)

Gilts: 55 (63)

Sows: 42 (46)

Karnes Co.

Date of sale: 3-10-2011

Cattle on hand: 501

Market stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 164-195, Heifers 144-156

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 163-195, Heifers 138-149

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 149-170, Heifers 133-157

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 137-163, Heifers 128-145

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 122-142, Heifers 110-123

700-800 lb. Steers & bulls 120-126, Heifers 107-121

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: 76-97

Medium cows and heifers: 68-75

Good cow/calf pairs: $875-$990

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 70-80

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 62-69

Lightweight canners: 55-61

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 85-91.50

Utility & canners: 78-84

Lightweight canners: 69-77

Nixon

Date of Sale: 3-7-2011

Cattle on Hand: 876 (including 228 Cows; 12 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.: 156-166-185

300-400 lbs.: 143-153-174

400-500 lbs.: 137-147-165

500-600 lbs.: 129-139-157

600-700 lbs.: 116-126-141

700-800 lbs.: 102-112-116

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.: 127-137-167

300-400 lbs.: 127-137-168

400-500 lbs.: 121-131-148

500-600 lbs.: 118-128-148

600-700 lbs.: 108-118-126

700-800 lbs.: 92-102-110

Slaughter Cows: 55-65-80

Slaughter Bulls: 76-86-94

Stocker Cows: $500-$1,000

Pairs: $610-$1,240

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date of Sale: 3-9-2011

Cattle-801; Hogs-258; Horses-9; Sheep & Goats-407

The quality was very good, the market was excellent. The market was higher on all classes.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 170-195

300-400 lb. 160-190

400-500 lb. 150-175

500-600 lb. 140-164

600-700 lb. 120-150

700-850 lb. 105-120

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 140-160

300-400 lb. 145-172

400-500 lb. 135-165

500-600 lb. 120-140

600-750 lb. 110-132

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 70-80

Cutters: 62-70

Canners: 50-60

Palpated Cows (Young): $780-$1,050

Middle Aged: $700-$890

Cow & Calf Pairs: $870-$1,125

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 90-96

Light & Low Yielding: 80-88

Feeder Bulls: 75-95

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $290-$350

Light Fat: $100-$150

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 60-65

#2 Butchers: 55-58

Sows: 35-45

Boars: $5-$30 cwt.

Feeder Pigs: 90-110

Feeder Shoats: 60-80

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $80-$120 hd.

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

Kid Goats (fat): 170-250

Small & Thin: 150-250

Wethers: 100-180

Billies: 100-130

Pairs: $90-$180

Barb. Ewes (Young): $55-$70 hd.

Thin & Old: $45-$60 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 180-220

Small & Thin Lambs: 120-180

Barb. Bucks: $100-$200 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $60-$80 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: 80-100

Lambs: 120-220
 

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