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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 6-14-2011

Cattle and calves: 1,217

Week ago: 870

Compared to last week:

Feeder steers $2-$6 lower. Feeder heifers $2-$4 lower. Slaughter cows $2-$4 lower. Slaughter bulls weak. Trade and demand excellent.

Steers:

Medium and Large No. 1:

Few 200-300 lbs. 161-165

300-400 lbs. 140-148, few to 152

400-500 lbs. 122-126

500-600 lbs. 112-121

600-700 lbs. 102-112, few to 115

Individ. 790 lbs. 111

Medium and Large No. 2:

200-300 lbs. 162-165

300-400 lbs. 129-140

400-500 lbs. 121-126

500-600 lbs. 108-116

600-700 lbs. 109-115

Medium and Large No. 3:

200-300 lbs. 140-150, few 153-170

300-400 lbs. 122-132, few 134-158

400-500 lbs. 116-127, few to 140

500-600 lbs. 110-119

600-700 lbs. 106-117

Individ. 850 lbs. 100

Heifers:

Medium and Large No. 1:

300-400 lbs. 121-125

400-500 lbs. 112-119

500-600 lbs. 107-112

600-700 lbs. 107-112

Medium and Large No. 2:

300-400 lbs. 119-121

400-500 lbs. 111-119

500-600 lbs. 105-112

600-700 lbs. 106-108

Medium and Large No. 3:

200-300 lbs. 122-132, few to 146

300-400 lbs. 119-127, few to 132

400-500 lbs. 108-119, few to 125

500-600 lbs. 104-114

600-700 lbs. 99-108

Few 700-800 lbs. 95-100

Replacement Cows:

Medium and Large 1-2: young to middle-aged 785-1,115 lb. cows bred 3-7 months, 69-95 cwt

Cow/Calf pairs:

Medium and large 1-2: young to middle-aged 755-1,130 lb. cows with 100-150 lb. calves $630-$890 per pair.

Gonzales

Date of Sale: 6-18-2011

Volume: 1,805

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold $2-$5 higher. Packer cows sold steady.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 160-175

300-400 lbs. 145-157

400-500 lbs. 129-140

500-600 lbs. 119-125

600-700 lbs. 113-116

700-800 lbs. 109-111

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 148-180

300-400 lbs. 128-139

400-500 lbs. 119-125

500-600 lbs. 111-115

600-700 lbs. 106-110

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 59-63; Cutters: 65-70; Canners: 42-51; Low yielding fat cows: 55-67

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 78-83.50; lightweights and medium quality: 77-80; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 99-112

Stocker Cows: $650-$875

Pairs: $825-$1,375

Karnes City

Date of Sale: 6-18-2011

Head Count: 625

Cattle: 625; Goats and other: 183

Market was slightly stronger than last week.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 135 (160)

300-400 lbs. 128 (155)

400-500 lbs. 118 (132)

500-600 lbs. 115 (128)

600-700 lbs. 110 (117)

More than 700 lbs. 99 (110)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 125 (175)

300-400 lbs. 135 (260)

400-500 lbs. 115 (123)

500-600 lbs. 106 (119)

600-700 lbs. 105 (112)

More than 700 lbs. 96 (106)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $700 hd. ($950 hd.)

Pairs: $1,025 ($1,260)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 65 (71)

No. 2: 50 (58)

Bulls: 78 (82)

Goats and Others:

Kids (per head):

25-50 lbs. $40 ($60)

50-100 lbs. $75 ($85)

Nannies (per head): $65 ($95)

Billies (per head): $100 ($125)

Sheep (per head) $40 ($58)

Rams (per head): $90 ($145)

Swine:

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

Barrows: 52 (56)

Gilts: 58 (64)

Sows: 25 (32)

Boars: 5 (15)

Karnes Co.

Date of sale: 6-16-2011

Cattle on hand: 941

Market softer compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 147-180, Heifers 117-132

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 130-155, Heifers 122-128

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 119-130, Heifers 115-125

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 114-124, Heifers 105-120

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 110-118, Heifers 105-113

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: $850-$910

Medium cows and heifers: $675-$800

Good cow/calf pairs: $975-$1,100

Medium cow/calf pairs: $800-$950

Common cow/calf pairs: $700-$775

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 67-73

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 59-66

Lightweight canners: 50-58

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 76-83.50

Utility & canners: 70-75

Lightweight canners: 61-69

Nixon

Date of Sale: 6-13-2011

Cattle on Hand: 1,803 (393 cows; 14 bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.: 135-145-180

300-400 lbs.: 119-129-158

400-500 lbs.: 108-118-134

500-600 lbs.: 102-112-125

600-700 lbs.: 94-104-115

700-800 lbs.: 86-96-115

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.: 115-125-158

300-400 lbs.: 108-118-149

400-500 lbs.: 101-111-126

500-600 lbs.: 98-108-119

600-700 lbs.: 95-105-111

700-800 lbs.: 91-101-107

Slaughter Cows: 52-62-72

Slaughter Bulls: 75-83-87

Stocker Cows: $603-$950

Pairs: $600-$1,210

NOTICE: Nixon Livestock Commission will be closed Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date of Sale: 6-15-2011

Cattle-1,301; Hogs-283; Horses-15; Sheep & Goats-757

The market was active with a lower undertone. Most classes $2-$4 lower, light heifers under 300 lbs. $5-$10 lower. Packer cows $3-$4 lower.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 140-180

300-400 lb. 130-158

400-500 lb. 120-155

500-600 lb. 110-122

600-700 lb. 105-115

700-850 lb. 100-112

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 130-152

300-400 lb. 130-160

400-500 lb. 120-145

500-600 lb. 110-137

600-750 lb. 110-114

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 68-76

Cutters: 60-68

Canners: 40-55

Palpated Cows (Young): 65-80

Middle Aged: 60-65

Cow & Calf Pairs: $685-$1,010

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 84-88

Light & Low Yielding: 70-80

Feeder Bulls: 80-102

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $225-$260 hd.

Light Fat: $150-$200 hd.

Thin: $30-$100 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 60-62

#2 Butchers: 54-57

Sows: $35-$45 cwt.

Boars: $10-$25 cwt.

Feeder Pigs: $15-$25 hd.

Feeder Shoats: 80-120

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $75-$120 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $25-$50 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 130-150

Small & Thin: 100-130

Wethers: 100-150

Billies: 80-120

Pairs: $80-$120

Barb. Ewes (Young): $40-$50 hd.

Thin & Old: $20-$30 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 100-120

Small & Thin Lambs: $15-$25 hd.

Barb. Bucks: $100-$250 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $40-$50 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $40-$50 cwt.

Lambs: 100-140
 

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