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Seguin

Date: 11-16-11

Cattle-580; Hogs-14; Horses-12; Sheep & Goats-475

The market was very active on limited receipts due to the good rain throughout most of the trade area. All classes of cattle fully $2-$5 higher.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 150-190

300-400 lb. 145-200

400-500 lb. 130-170

500-600 lb. 125-145

600-700 lb. 120-134

700-850 lb. 110-126

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 140-158

300-400 lb. 130-154

400-500 lb. 120-130

500-600 lb. 115-125

600-750 lb. 110-123

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 60-66

Cutters: 50-64

Canners: 35-48

Palpated Cows (Young): 70-92

Middle Aged: 60-70

Cow & Calf Pairs: $550-$1,020

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 70-75

Light & Low Yielding: 58-65

Feeder Bulls: 80-110

Horses:

Light Fat: $100-$180

Thin: $15-$50 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 75

Feeder Shoats: 80

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $75-$125 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $40-$80 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 180-225

Small & Thin: 140-230

Wethers: 130-220

Billies: 90-125

Pairs: $150-$200

Barb. Ewes (Young): $40-$60 hd.

Thin & Old: $35-$45 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 130-150

Small & Thin Lambs: 110-130

Barb. Bucks: $75-$200 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $70-$80 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: 70-100

Lambs: 130-225

Nixon

Date: 11-14-11

Cattle on Hand: 1,664

(401 Cows; 20 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

142-152-180

300-400 lbs.:

131-141-175

400-500 lbs.:

126-136-159

500-600 lbs.:

117-127-143

600-700 lbs.:

113-123-137

700-800 lbs.:

103-113-128

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

118-128-141

300-400 lbs.:

114-124-163

400-500 lbs.:

112-122-150

500-600 lbs.:

109-119-137

600-700 lbs.:

106-116-126

700-800 lbs.:

101-111-125

Slaughter Cows:

40-51-69

Slaughter Bulls:

59-69-76

Stocker Cows:

$350-$845

Pairs: $460-$970

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Gonzales

Date: 11-19-11

Volume: 1,563

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. 128-141

600-700 lbs. 124-127

700-800 lbs. 119-124

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: 57-68; Canners: 34-39; Low yielding fat cows: 51-64

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 69-75; lightweights and medium quality: 59-65; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 92-111

Stocker Cows: $425-$800

Pairs: $725-$950



Karnes City

Date: 11-19-11

Head Count: 722

Cattle: 610; Goats & other: 112

Market was stronger and active.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 144 (165)

300-400 lbs. 138 (162)

400-500 lbs. 135 (160)

500-600 lbs. 128 (140)

600-700 lbs. 120 (128)

More than 700 lbs. 115 (118)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 120 (165)

300-400 lbs. 120 (150)

400-500 lbs. 125 (145)

500-600 lbs. 120 (128)

600-700 lbs. 110 (125)

More than 700 lbs. 95 (112)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $600/hd ($800/hd)

Pairs: $775 ($975)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 60 (68)

No. 2: 53 (60)

Bulls: 70 (74)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $65 ($80)

50-100 lbs. $60 ($100)

Nannies: $75 ($125)

Billies: $120 ($170)

Sheep: $45 ($140)

Rams: $100 ($135)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $55 ($100)

Barrows: 58 (65)

Gilts: 58 (68)

Sows: 40 (60)

Boars: 10 (35)

Notice: No Sale Saturday, Nov. 26, Happy Thanksgiving
 

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