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NOTICE: Due to Texas Department of Agriculture and Texas Livestock Market News Program budget cuts, the Atascosa livestock report will no longer be compiled and released.

Gonzales

Date of Sale: 9-10-2011

Volume: 2,788

Compared to our last sale: Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady. Packer cows sold steady to $2 higher.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 155-165

300-400 lbs. 141-147

400-500 lbs. 130-138

500-600 lbs. 121-126

600-700 lbs. 117-119

700-800 lbs. 111-115

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 131-155

300-400 lbs. 123-125

400-500 lbs. 116-121

500-600 lbs. 113-115

600-700 lbs. 111-113

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 48-55; Cutters: 58-71; Canners: 39-47; Low yielding fat cows: 54-65

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 69-75; lightweights and medium quality: 66-69; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 92-111

Stocker Cows: $650-$850

Pairs: $775-$900

Karnes City

Date of Sale: 9-10-2011

Head Count: 1,497

Cattle: 1,324; Goats and other: 173

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 120 (145)

300-400 lbs. 124 (150)

400-500 lbs. 120 (142)

500-600 lbs. 113 (128)

600-700 lbs. 110 (118)

More than 700 lbs. 103 (118)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 110 (130)

300-400 lbs. 105 (141)

400-500 lbs. 108 (138)

500-600 lbs. 102 (120)

600-700 lbs. 98 (107)

More than 700 lbs. 88 (98)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $675/hd ($850/hd)

Pairs: $750 ($850)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 56 (61)

No. 2: 40 (52)

Bulls: 66 (72)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $45 ($70)

50-100 lbs. $75 ($125)

Nannies: $60 ($95)

Billies: $75 ($130)

Sheep: $45 ($75)

Rams: $65 ($95)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $25 ($30)

Barrows: 45 (55)

Gilts: 50 (62)

Sows: 32 (39)

Boars: 8 (10)

Karnes Co.

Date of sale: 9-8-2011

Cattle on hand: 1,402

Market steady compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 131-160, Heifers 110-141

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 125-145, Heifers 116-140

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 121-135, Heifers 114-129

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 114-127, Heifers 112-125

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 112-126, Heifers 106-116

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: 85-92

Medium cows and heifers: 75-83

Good cow/calf pairs: $800-$960

Medium cow/calf pairs: $650-$750

Common cow/calf pairs: $550-$625

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 58-65

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 50-57

Lightweight canners: 45-49

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 69-74

Utility & canners: 62-67

Lightweight canners: 58-61

Seguin

Date of Sale: 9-7-2011

Cattle-1,602; Horses-10; Sheep & Goats-721

The market was active with all classes of feeder cattle selling stronger than last week. Packer cows and bulls steady with last week’s advance.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 140-162

300-400 lb. 130-157

400-500 lb. 115-137

500-600 lb. 105-127

600-700 lb. 100-129

700-850 lb. 95-121

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 130-157

300-400 lb. 125-147

400-500 lb. 115-128

500-600 lb. 105-123

600-750 lb. 95-113

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 60-74

Cutters: 55-63

Canners: 35-45

Palpated Cows (Young): 70-80

Middle Aged: 60-70

Cow & Calf Pairs: $625-$930

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 76-83

Light & Low Yielding: 56-65

Feeder Bulls: 70-100

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $200-$220

Light Fat: $100-$170

Thin: $35-$80 hd.

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $60-$90 hd.

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

Kid Goats (fat): 130-160

Small & Thin: 100-140

Wethers: 130-160

Billies: 70-100

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

Thin & Old: $20-$26 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 105-115

Small & Thin Lambs: 80-100

Barb. Bucks: $75-$175 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $35-$60 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $50-$70 cwt.

Lambs: 120-160
 

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