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Nixon

Date: 11-7-11

Cattle on Hand: 1.199

(249 Cows; 14 Bulls; 2 Pairs)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

130-140-175

300-400 lbs.:

130-140-170

400-500 lbs.:

123-133-163

500-600 lbs.:

116-126-139

600-700 lbs.:

115-125-134

700-800 lbs.:

112-122-133

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

111-121-163

300-400 lbs.:

116-126-169

400-500 lbs.:

113-123-143

500-600 lbs.:

112-122-140

600-700 lbs.:

110-120-124

700-800 lbs.:

103-113-131

Slaughter Cows: 42-52-63

Slaughter Bulls: 55-65-78

Stocker Cows: $362-$580

Pairs: $920

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.



Karnes City

Date: 11-12-11

Head Count: 1,061

Cattle: 709; Goats & other: 352

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 142 (165)

300-400 lbs. 135 (155)

400-500 lbs. 130 (160)

500-600 lbs. 118 (135)

600-700 lbs. 115 (124)

More than 700 lbs. 90 (100)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 125 (198)

300-400 lbs. 125 (150)

400-500 lbs. 120 (135)

500-600 lbs. 120 (140)

600-700 lbs. 110 (125)

More than 700 lbs. 85 (120)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $650/hd ($825/hd)

Pairs: $750 ($900)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 58 (70)

No. 2: 48 (55)

Bulls: 68 (75)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $60 ($85)

50-100 lbs. $85 ($115)

Nannies: $85 ($140)

Billies: $100 ($165)

Sheep: $45 ($140)

Rams: $100 ($135)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $75 ($145)

Barrows: 58 (65)

Gilts: 58 (68)

Sows: 38 (60)

Boars: 10 (40)

Karnes Co.

Date: 11-10-11

Cattle on hand: 719

Market $4-$5 stronger on steers compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 147-171, Heifers 131-170

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 148-175, Heifers 129-146

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 131-149, Heifers 125-141

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 126-137, Heifers 116-134

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 108-129, Heifers 114-121

Stocker Cows:

Medium cows and heifers: $500-$600

Good cow/calf pairs: $940-$1,040

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 58-64

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 67-74

Seguin

Date: 11-9-11

Cattle-1,070; Hogs-406; Horses-15; Sheep & Goats-391

The market was very active on stocker and feeder cattle. The quality was deep and most classes $1-$4 higher. Packer cows and bulls steady. Stocker Cows and Pairs were higher.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 150-180

300-400 lb. 145-177

400-500 lb. 130-162

500-600 lb. 125-147

600-700 lb. 115-139

700-850 lb. 110-127

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 130-142

300-400 lb. 130-152

400-500 lb. 125-146

500-600 lb. 115-135

600-750 lb. 110-130

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 60-70

Cutters: 48-56

Canners: 35-45

Palpated Cows (Young): 70-83

Middle Aged: 55-65

Cow & Calf Pairs: $660-$1,125

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 70-76

Light & Low Yielding: 65-70

Feeder Bulls: 75-105

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $150-$225

Light Fat: $100-$150

Thin: $7.50-$50 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 70-75

#2 Butchers: 65

Sows: 35-60

Boars: $10-$35 cwt.

Feeder Pigs: $15-$27.50 hd.

Feeder Shoats: 75-100

Sheep & Goats:

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

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

Kid Goats (fat): 170-210

Small & Thin: 130-160

Wethers: 100-180

Billies: 90-125

Barb. Ewes (Young): $50-$60 hd.

Thin & Old: $30-$45 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 120-170

Small & Thin Lambs: 140-160

Barb. Bucks: $75-$200 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $60-$75 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $60-$70 cwt.

Lambs: 150-210

Gonzales

Date: 11-12-11

Volume: 1,538

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady. Packer cows sold steady.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 149-165

300-400 lbs. 147-167

400-500 lbs. 142-152

500-600 lbs. 130-141

600-700 lbs. 126-131

700-800 lbs. 119-126

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 129-134

300-400 lbs. 136-141

400-500 lbs. 124-131

500-600 lbs. 119-126

600-700 lbs. 116-119

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 43-52; Cutters: 57-69; Canners: 34-39; Low yielding fat cows: 51-64

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 69-73; lightweights and medium quality: 59-65; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 92-111

Stocker Cows: $425-$800

Pairs: $725-$1,125
 

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