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Atascosa
Date of Sale: 8-2-2011
Cattle and calves: 636
Week ago: 821
Compared to last week:
Feeder steers $2-$5 higher. Feeder heifers $2 to $4 higher. Slaughter cows and bulls steady to firm. Trade and demand good.
Steers:
Medium and Large No. 1:
200-300 lbs. 162-172
300-400 lbs. 131-136
400-500 lbs. 124-133, few to 137
500-600 lbs. 118-128
600-700 lbs. 108-115
Individ. 765 lbs. 104
Medium and Large No. 2:
300-400 lbs. 137-140
400-500 lbs. 125-135
500-600 lbs. 117-127
600-700 lbs. 107-112, few to 119
Medium and Large No. 3:
200-300 lbs. 130-140, few to 144-185
300-400 lbs. 125-134, few 139-153
400-500 lbs. 115-125, few 126-137
500-600 lbs.112-122, few to 127
Few 600-700 lbs. 102-103
Heifers:
Medium and Large No. 1:
300-400 lbs. 125-136
400-500 lbs. 118-125
500-600 lbs. 115-124
Medium and Large No. 2:
300-400 lbs. 119-125
400-500 lbs. 110-120
500-600 lbs. 110-117
Medium and Large No. 3:
200-300 lbs. 120-130, few to 138
300-400 lbs. 117-127, few to 136
400-500 lbs. 114-125
500-600 lbs. 106-116, few to 118
600-700 lbs. 95-100
Individ. 730 lbs. 100
Replacement Cows:
Medium and Large 1-2: young to middle-aged 860-1,035 lb. cows bred 1-6 months, 55-86 cwt
Cow/Calf pairs:
Medium and large 1-2: young to middle-aged 750-1,140 lb. cows with 75-200 lb. calves $675-$990 per pair.
Gonzales
Date of Sale: 8-6-2011
Volume: 2,413
Compared to our last sale:
Feeder calves and yearlings sold $1-$3 lower. Packer cows sold $1-$2 lower.
Stocker-feeder steers:
Medium and large frame No. 1:
150-300 lbs. 166-180
300-400 lbs. 135-138
400-500 lbs. 127-134
500-600 lbs. 118-124
600-700 lbs. 111-117
700-800 lbs. 108-110
Stocker-feeder heifers:
Medium and large frame No.1:
150-300 lbs. 134-170
300-400 lbs. 124-126
400-500 lbs. 118-121
500-600 lbs. 109-115
600-700 lbs. 106-108
Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 54-57; Cutters: 58-66; Canners: 39-47; Low yielding fat cows: 56-60
Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 69-75; lightweights and medium quality: 66-68; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 102-116
Stocker Cows: $650-$850
Pairs: $775-$900
Karnes City
Date of Sale: 8-6-2011
Head Count: 1,175
Cattle: 1,045; Goats & other: 130
Market was softer but still active.
Average price (High price)
Steers:
200-300 lbs. 135 (165)
300-400 lbs. 132 (150)
400-500 lbs. 125 (142)
500-600 lbs. 116 (128)
600-700 lbs. 110 (118)
More than 700 lbs. 94 (108)
Heifers:
200-300 lbs. 120 (170)
300-400 lbs. 118 (145)
400-500 lbs. 112 (145)
500-600 lbs. 108 (140)
600-700 lbs. 103 (111)
More than 700 lbs. 85 (92)
Stocker Cows:
Bred Cows: $650 ($800)
Pairs: $825 ($950)
Packer Cows:
No. 1: 59 (65)
No. 2: 47 (58)
Bulls: 75 (78)
Goats: (per head)
Kids:
25-50 lbs. $55 ($60)
50-100 lbs. $75 ($95)
Nannies: $55 ($95)
Billies: $70 ($85)
Sheep: $60 ($135)
Rams: $70 ($125)
Swine:
Piglets (per head): $25 ($35)
Barrows: 60 (65)
Gilts: 60 (62)
Sows: 25 (30)
Boars: 10 (20)
Nixon
Date of Sale: 8-1-2011
Cattle on Hand: 1,215 (188 Cows; 21 Bulls)
Steers:
200-300 lbs.: 128-138-180
300-400 lbs.: 124-134-155
400-500 lbs.: 120-130-143
500-600 lbs.: 115-125-134
600-700 lbs.: 109-119-129
700-800 lbs.: 104-114-119
Heifers:
200-300 lbs.: 115-125-138
300-400 lbs.: 113-123-138
400-500 lbs.: 111-121-139
500-600 lbs.: 107-117-127
600-700 lbs.: 103-113-119
700-800 lbs.: 90-100-104
Slaughter Cows: 45-55-60
Slaughter Bulls: 60-70-75
Stocker Cows: $400-$678
Pairs: $750-$980
Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.
Seguin
Date of Sale: 8-3-2011
Cattle-752; Hogs-10; Horses-13; Sheep & Goats-585
The market was very active on stocker and feeder cattle. Most classes were $3-$5 higher. Packer cows were $1-$2 higher. Palpated cows and cow/calf pairs $25-$50 higher.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 150-170
300-400 lb. 140-157
400-500 lb. 130-147
500-600 lb. 120-134
600-700 lb. 115-130
700-850 lb. 105-119
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 140-160
300-400 lb. 130-145
400-500 lb. 120-130
500-600 lb. 115-128
600-750 lb. 105-117
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 60-70
Cutters: 48-55
Canners: 35-45
Palpated Cows (Young): 70-90
Middle Aged: 60-65
Cow & Calf Pairs: $510-$1,100
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: $72-$80
Light & Low Yielding: $65-$74
Feeder Bulls: 70-93
Horses:
Heavy Fat: $200-$250 hd.
Light Fat: $100-$150 hd.
Thin: $20-$70 hd.
Hogs:
#1 Butchers: $75
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $80-$120 hd.
Thin & Old Nannies: $35-$70 hd.
Kid Goats (fat): 140-170
Small & Thin: 110-150
Wethers: 120-160
Billies: 80-125
Barb. Ewes (Young): $40-$45 hd.
Thin & Old: $25-$35 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 110-125
Small & Thin Lambs: 80-120
Barb. Bucks: $75-$200 hd.
Wooled Ewes: $55-$70 cwt.
Wooled Bucks: $50-$60 cwt.
Lambs: 105-170
 

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