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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 5-31-2011

Cattle and calves: 583

Week ago: 672

Compared to last week:

Feeder steers steady to $4 higher. Feeder heifers steady to firm. Slaughter cows steady to firm. Slaughter bulls weak. Trade and demand good.

Steers:

Medium and Large No. 1:

400-500 lbs. 125-134

500-600 lbs. 115-120

Few 600-700 lbs. 117

Individ. 775 lbs. 106

Individ. 805 lbs. 101

Medium and Large No. 2:

200-300 lbs. 133-143, few to 172

300-400 lbs. 132-134

400-500 lbs. 116-127

500-600 lbs. 116-120

Medium and Large No. 3:

200-300 lbs. 122-132, few 135-175

300-400 lbs. 128-138, few 140-160

400-500 lbs. 115-125, few 126-143

500-600 lbs. 109-115, few to 125

600-700 lbs. 106-113, few to 118

700-800 lbs. 99-106

Heifers:

Medium and Large No. 1:

300-400 lbs. 122-131, few to 134

Few 400-500 lbs. 124-128

Few 500-600 lbs. 124-126

Medium and Large No. 2:

Few 500-600 lbs. 117

Medium and Large No. 3:

200-300 lbs. 117-127, few to 136, fancy 155

300-400 lbs. 117-128, few to 134, fancy 145-150

400-500 lbs. 113-122, few to 129

500-600 lbs. 105-113, few to 117

600-700 lbs. 100-110

Few 700-800 lbs. 101-111

Replacement Cows:

Medium and Large 1-2: young to middle-aged 725-1,140 lb. cows bred 3-7 months, 70-90 cwt

Cow/Calf pairs:

Medium and large 1-2: young to middle-aged 720-1,160 lb. cows with 50-200 lb. calves $850-$1,050 per pair.

Gonzales

Date of Sale: 6-4-2011

Volume: 1,106

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady. Packer cows sold $1-$2 lower.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 165-185

300-400 lbs. 148-165

400-500 lbs. 137-144

500-600 lbs. 121-131

600-700 lbs. 116-118

700-800 lbs. 113-115

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 148-180

300-400 lbs. 134-141

400-500 lbs. 121-131

500-600 lbs. 111-117

600-700 lbs. 106-110

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 61-66; Cutters: 65-72; Canners: 43-51; Low yielding fat cows: 57-66

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 81-88; lightweights and medium quality: 77-81; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 99-112

Stocker Cows: $650-$875

Pairs: $825-$1,025

Karnes City

Date of Sale: 6-4-2011

Head Count:

Cattle: 474; Goats & other: 193

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 151 (170)

300-400 lbs. 142 (158)

400-500 lbs. 128 (149)

500-600 lbs. 122 (137)

600-700 lbs. 115 (120)

More than 700 lbs. 100 (116)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 150 (200)

300-400 lbs. 130 (155)

400-500 lbs. 119 (138)

500-600 lbs. 115 (125)

600-700 lbs. 108 (113)

More than 700 lbs. 95 (109)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $750 hd. ($945 hd.)

Pairs: $1,025 ($1,110)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 70 (77)

No. 2: 60 (65)

Bulls: 86 (88)

Goats and Others:

Kids (per head):

25-50 lbs. $58 ($65)

50-100 lbs. $85 ($125)

Nannies (per head): $75 ($120)

Billies (per head): $135 ($150)

Sheep (per head) $75 ($135)

Rams (per head): $75 ($185)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $38 ($40)

Barrows: 52 (57)

Gilts: 60 (70)

Sows: 45 (50)

Boars: 5 (15)

Karnes Co.

Date of sale: 6-2-2011

Cattle on hand: 579

Market stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 157-195, Heifers 138-157

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 140-163, Heifers 131-155

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 125-144, Heifers 116-129

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 117-135, Heifers 110-132

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 107-119, Heifers 103-115

Stocker Cows:

Bred cows: $750-$920

Medium cows and heifers: 77-85

Good cow/calf pairs: $900-$1,010

Medium cow/calf pairs: $780-$875

Common cow/calf pairs: $670-$750

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 68-75

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 60-67

Lightweight canners: 51-59

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 84-90

Utility & canners: 75-83

Lightweight canners: 68-74

Seguin

Date of Sale: 6-1-2011

Cattle-1,065; Horses-15; Sheep & Goats-585

The quality on stocker and feeder cattle was not as deep as the previous week. The No. 1 cattle were steady and the No. 1.5 and No. 2 grades were $1-$2 lower. Packer cows and bulls $1-$2 lower. Stocker cows and pairs highter.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 145-165

300-400 lb. 140-162

400-500 lb. 120-145

500-600 lb. 115-132

600-700 lb. 110-125

700-850 lb. 100-107

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 130-140

300-400 lb. 125-137

400-500 lb. 120-132

500-600 lb. 115-125

600-750 lb. 100-128

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 72-82

Cutters: 64-70

Canners: 50-62

Palpated Cows (Young): $790-$1,020

Middle Aged: 70-80

Cow & Calf Pairs: $760-$1,385

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 85-94

Light & Low Yielding: 80-84

Feeder Bulls: 80-105

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $220-$410

Light Fat: $100-$200

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $75-$115 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $30-$60 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 150-180

Small & Thin: 120-140

Wethers: 110-170

Billies: 95-125

Pairs: $80-$140

Barb. Ewes (Young): $30-$35 hd.

Thin & Old: $20-$30 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 130-150

Small & Thin Lambs: 100-125

Barb. Bucks: $100-$350 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $50-$60 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $60-$70 cwt.

Lambs: 130-170
 

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