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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 7-12-2011

Cattle and calves: 1,182

Week ago: Holiday

Compared to last week:

No comparison available due to holiday closing last week. Trade good and demand excellent.

Steers:

Medium and Large No. 1:

200-300 lbs. 162-170, few to 185

300-400 lbs. 148-159, few to 172

400-500 lbs. 138-148, few to 155

500-600 lbs. 127-133

600-700 lbs. 123-132

Few 700-800 lbs. 125

Medium and Large No. 2:

200-300 lbs. 158-167, few to 170

300-400 lbs. 152-165, few to 166

400-500 lbs. 134-144, few to 150

500-600 lbs. 125-135

600-700 lbs. 116-121

Medium and Large No. 3:

200-300 lbs. 144-153, few to 160-182

300-400 lbs. 140-150, few 152-170

400-500 lbs. 130-140, few 142-154

500-600 lbs. 124-135, few to 141

600-700 lbs. 116-126

Few 700-800 lbs. 112-123

Heifers:

Medium and Large No. 1:

200-300 lbs. 147-157

300-400 lbs. 138-148

400-500 lbs. 133-140

500-600 lbs. 120-131

600-700 lbs. 121-126

Medium and Large No. 2:

200-300 lbs. 137-140, few to 150

300-400 lbs. 132-141

400-500 lbs. 131-139

500-600 lbs. 117-127

Individ. 655 lbs. 111

800-900 lbs. 103-109

Medium and Large No. 3:

200-300 lbs. 130-140, few to 150

300-400 lbs. 130-140, few to 147

400-500 lbs. 125-135, few to 138, fancy 152

500-600 lbs. 119-125

600-700 lbs. 110-114, few to 120, fancy 124

Individ. 700 lbs. 112

Replacement Cows:

Medium and Large 1-2: young to middle-aged 800-1,110 lb. cows bred 5-7 months, 65-66 cwt

Cow/Calf pairs:

Medium and large 1-2: young to middle-aged 775-1,240 lb. cows with 75-200 lb. calves $780-$1,040 per pair.

Gonzales

Date of Sale: 7-16-2011

Volume: 1,509

Compared to our last sale:

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

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 175-205

300-400 lbs. 148-168

400-500 lbs. 131-141

500-600 lbs. 121-129

600-700 lbs. 116-119

700-800 lbs. 115-117

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 144-180

300-400 lbs. 136-139

400-500 lbs. 121-129

500-600 lbs. 116-121

600-700 lbs. 110-113

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 59-64; Cutters: 66-70; Canners: 42-53; Low yielding fat cows: 61-64

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 79-83; lightweights and medium quality: 75-78; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 102-116

Stocker Cows: $650-$875

Pairs: $825-$1,025

Karnes City

Date of Sale: 7-16-2011

Head Count: 425

Cattle: 355; Goats and other: 70

Market was strong. Calves very strong.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 155 (183)

300-400 lbs. 153 (170)

400-500 lbs. 135 (150)

500-600 lbs. 125 (138)

600-700 lbs. 120 (130)

More than 700 lbs. 101 (118)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 135 (150)

300-400 lbs. 145 (168)

400-500 lbs. 125 (138)

500-600 lbs. 120 (133)

600-700 lbs. 105 (121)

More than 700 lbs. 102 (110)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $800 ($915)

Pairs: $925 ($1,000)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 62 (67)

No. 2: 54 (59)

Bulls: 78 (85)

Goats and Others:

Kids (per head):

25-50 lbs. $68 ($80)

50-100 lbs. $85 ($105)

Nannies (per head): $85 ($125)

Billies (per head): $125 ($175)

Sheep (per head) $65 ($95)

Rams (per head): $120 ($145)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $35 ($45)

Barrows: 45 (55)

Gilts: 55 (65)

Sows: 35 (55)

Boars: 10 (15)

Karnes Co.

Date of sale: 7-14-2011

Cattle on hand: 717

Market steady compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 165-185, Heifers 140-153

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 141-175, Heifers 138-152

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 134-147, Heifers 127-142

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 127-139, Heifers 121-137

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 119-129, Heifers 98-127

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: $700-$810

Medium cows and heifers: $620-$690

Good cow/calf pairs: $950-$1,200

Medium cow/calf pairs: $775-$900

Common cow/calf pairs: $625-$750

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 60-69

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 52-59

Lightweight canners: 44-51

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 72-80.50

Utility & canners: 64-71

Lightweight canners: 58-63

Nixon

Date of Sale: 7-11-2011

Cattle on Hand: 967

Steers:

200-300 lbs.: 136-146-183

300-400 lbs.: 134-144-179

400-500 lbs.: 128-138-152

500-600 lbs.: 120-130-146

600-700 lbs.: 112-122-135

700-800 lbs.: 96-106-128

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.: 115-125-154

300-400 lbs.: 122-132-170

400-500 lbs.: 119-129-163

500-600 lbs.: 113-123-134

600-700 lbs.: 106-116-128

700-800 lbs.: 101-111-120

Slaughter Cows: 51-61-70

Slaughter Bulls: 68-78-83

Stocker Cows: $495-$1,029

Pairs: $750-$930

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date of Sale: 7-13-2011

Cattle-1,010; Hogs-230; Horses-27; Sheep & Goats-574

The quality on stocker and feeder cattle was very good. The market was active and higher on all classes of feeder cattle. Packer cows and bulls were fully $1-$4 lower. Cows and calf pairs fully steady.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 150-187

300-400 lb. 150-180

400-500 lb. 140-160

500-600 lb. 130-140

600-700 lb. 125-139

700-850 lb. 110-125

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 150-175

300-400 lb. 140-157

400-500 lb. 130-160

500-600 lb. 120-138

600-750 lb. 110-129

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 60-68

Cutters: 54-62

Canners: 35-50

Palpated Cows (Young): 70-90

Middle Aged: 60-70

Cow & Calf Pairs: $625-$1,160

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 80-85

Light & Low Yielding: 68-75

Feeder Bulls: 90-106

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $225-$350 hd.

Light Fat: $100-$150 hd.

Thin: $50-$100 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 72-76

#2 Butchers: 60-65

Sows: $30-$50 cwt.

Boars: $5-$20 cwt.

Feeder Pigs: $15-$25 hd.

Feeder Shoats: $70-$80 cwt.

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $70-$120 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $35-$70 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 140-170

Small & Thin: 110-140

Wethers: 110-150

Billies: 70-130

Pairs: $70-$100

Barb. Ewes (Young): $40-$45 hd.

Thin & Old: $30-$35 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 115-125

Small & Thin Lambs: 100-110

Barb. Bucks: 100-120

Wooled Ewes: $40-$50 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $40-$45 cwt.

Lambs: $1.20-$2 lb.
 

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