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Nixon

Date: 10-24-2011

Cattle on Hand: 1,490

(391 Cows; 11 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.: 126-136-170

300-400 lbs.: 128-138-168

400-500 lbs.: 119-129-157

500-600 lbs.: 113-123-135

600-700 lbs.: 110-120-133

700-800 lbs.: 111-121-132

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.: 104-114-165

300-400 lbs.: 110-120-175

400-500 lbs.: 107-117-153

500-600 lbs.: 105-115-128

600-700 lbs.: 101-111-118

700-800 lbs.: 98-108-112

Slaughter Cows: 42-52-63

Slaughter Bulls: 55-68-78

Stocker Cows: $350-$832

Pairs: $680-$710

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 10-26-2011

Cattle-1,143; Hogs-407; Horses-14; Sheep & Goats-595

The market was active with steers selling $1-$3 higher. Heifers were $2-$3 lower. Packer cows and bulls fully $2 lower.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 140-168

300-400 lb. 135-170

400-500 lb. 125-155

500-600 lb. 120-145

600-700 lb. 120-136

700-850 lb. 110-136

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 135-160

300-400 lb. 130-152

400-500 lb. 115-132

500-600 lb. 110-126

600-750 lb. 105-127

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 56-65

Cutters: 46-55

Canners: 30-45

Palpated Cows (Young): 65-80

Middle Aged: 55-60

Cow & Calf Pairs: $785-$850

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 70-76

Light & Low Yielding: 57-65

Feeder Bulls: 75-105

Horses:

Light Fat: $150-$190 hd.

Thin: $5-$50 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 68-70

#2 Butchers: 65-67

Sows: 30-45

Boars: 5-30

Feeder Pigs: $20-$30 hd.

Feeder Shoats: 70-90

Sheep & Goats:

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

Thin & Old Nannies: $30-$75 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 170-210

Small & Thin: 130-160

Wethers: 120-220

Billies: 90-150

Pairs: $120

Barb. Ewes (Young): $45-$60 hd.

Thin & Old: $30-$40 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 140-160

Small & Thin Lambs: $25-$35 hd.

Barb. Bucks: $75-$300 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $70-$80 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: 60-100

Lambs: 150-220

Karnes Co.

Date: 10-27-2011

Cattle on hand: 865

Market steady compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 145-170, Heifers 117-170

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 140-171, Heifers 121-165

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 126-153, Heifers 118-141

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 119-135, Heifers 110-126

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 116-127, Heifers 103-117

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: 68-75

Medium cows and heifers: 60-67

Medium cow/calf pairs: $625-$700

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 59-65

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 53-58

Lightweight canners: 49-52

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 70-75

Utility & canners: 64-69

Lightweight canners: 59-63

Gonzales

Date: 10-29-2011

Volume: 1,355

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady to $2-$4 higher. Packer cows sold steady.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 141-151

300-400 lbs. 147-171

400-500 lbs. 139-143

500-600 lbs. 128-133

600-700 lbs. 119-127

700-800 lbs. 116-119

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 129-134

300-400 lbs. 125-132

400-500 lbs. 121-124

500-600 lbs. 118-120

600-700 lbs. 114-119

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 43-52; Cutters: 57-70; Canners: 34-39; Low yielding fat cows: 51-64

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 69-71.50; lightweights and medium quality: 59-65; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 92-111

Stocker Cows: $425-$825

Pairs: $725-$900



Karnes City

Date: 10-29-2011

Head Count: 584

Cattle: 442; Goats and other: 142

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 138 (155)

300-400 lbs. 132 (165)

400-500 lbs. 125 (135)

500-600 lbs. 120 (130)

600-700 lbs. 118 (125)

More than 700 lbs. 100 (105)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 120 (145)

300-400 lbs. 125 (190)

400-500 lbs. 120 (135)

500-600 lbs. 110 (130)

600-700 lbs. 105 (120)

More than 700 lbs. 92 (115)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $675/hd. ($875/hd.)

Pairs: $775 ($900)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 60 (68)

No. 2: 45 (55)

Bulls: 70 (75)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $58 ($85)

50-100 lbs. $90 ($155)

Nannies: $65 ($90)

Billies: $160 ($250)

Sheep: $100 ($180)

Rams: $95 ($150)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $45 ($100)

Barrows: 58 (65)

Gilts: 58 (68)

Sows: 36 (42)

Boars: 10 (20)
 

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