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Gonzales

Date of Sale: 3-26-2011

Volume: 1,093

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. 170-200

300-400 lbs. 154-165

400-500 lbs. 147-153

500-600 lbs. 126-145

600-700 lbs. 119-126

700-800 lbs. 116-121

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 145-185

300-400 lbs. 144-151

400-500 lbs. 132-144

500-600 lbs. 119-129

600-700 lbs. 111-118

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 60-69; Cutters: 72-83; Canners: 46-54; Low yielding fat cows: 62-68

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 86-95; lightweights and medium quality: 79-85; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 96-105

Stocker Cows: $650-$950

Pairs: $725-$1,150

Karnes Co.

Date of sale: 3-23-2011

Cattle on hand: 592

Market stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 166-186, Heifers 144-170

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 151-179, Heifers 143-180

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 143-161, Heifers 133-149

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 132-148, Heifers 128-138

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 123-132, Heifers 113-128

700-800 lb. Steers & bulls 105-110, Heifers 96-112

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: $890-$1,085

Medium cows and heifers: $675-$775

Good cow/calf pairs: $900-$975

Medium cow/calf pairs: $770-$850

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 79-83

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 70-78

Lightweight canners: 63-69

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 85-94

Utility & canners: 77-84

Lightweight canners: 69-76

Nixon

Date of Sale: 3-21-2011

Cattle on Hand: 987

Steers:

200-300 lbs.: 144-154-185

300-400 lbs.: 143-153-179

400-500 lbs.: 138-148-167

500-600 lbs.: 128-138-163

600-700 lbs.: 115-125-138

700-800 lbs.: 108-118-125

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.: 129-139-165

300-400 lbs.: 130-140-152

400-500 lbs.: 123-133-149

500-600 lbs.: 119-129-150

600-700 lbs.: 111-121-134

700-800 lbs.: 107-117-160

Slaughter Cows: 57-67-78

Slaughter Bulls: 73-83-94

Stocker Cows: $500-$1,101

Pairs: $710-$1,260

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date of Sale: 3-23-2011

Cattle-757; Hogs-215; Horses-8; Sheep & Goats-556

The market was very active with all classes selling $1-$4 higher.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 150-168

300-400 lb. 145-172

400-500 lb. 130-158

500-600 lb. 120-160

600-700 lb. 115-135

700-850 lb. 110-127

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 140-150

300-400 lb. 135-150

400-500 lb. 130-147

500-600 lb. 120-138

600-750 lb. 110-124

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 78-86

Cutters: 64-72

Canners: 53-62

Palpated Cows (Young): $710-$950

Middle Aged: 70-80

Cow & Calf Pairs: $950-$1,000

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 95-105

Light & Low Yielding: 85-90

Feeder Bulls: 90-105

Horses:

Light Fat: $145-$180 hd.

Thin: $85-$105 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 58-62

#2 Butchers: 55-58

Sows: 30-45

Boars: $8-$30 cwt.

Feeder Pigs: 100-119

Feeder Shoats: $60-$90 cwt.

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $100-$150 hd.

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

Kid Goats (fat): 200-250

Small & Thin: 130-200

Wethers: 110-210

Billies: 90-120

Pairs: $90-$120

Barb. Ewes (Young): $60-$80 hd.

Thin & Old: $30-$50 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 180-220

Small & Thin Lambs: $30-$45 hd.

Barb. Bucks: $100-$300 hd.

Wooled Ewes: 60-75 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: 60-85 cwt.

Lambs: 130-180
 

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