Sunday, June 26, 2016
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Preview the Paper Preview the Paper

Preview this week's Paper
A limited number of pages are displayed in this preview.
Preview this Week’s Issue ›
Subscribe Today ›

Lost & Found

Found: Husky on Hwy. 181 in Floresville near Whataburger. Call 210-997-6010.

VideoLost: Lab/Pit, missing evening of Mon., June 6, between 5-8 p.m., from Shannon Ridge Subdivision, Floresville, his name is Buster. Call 210-331-8966 if found.
*Includes FREE photo online! mywcn.com/lostandfound
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Welders needed at Felux Metal Works in Poth. Apply in person. 
Although we make every effort to spot suspicious ads before they run, one may occasionally get into print. If that happens, we ask the consumer to call us ASAP so that we can take corrective action.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.

Agriculture Today


Local livestock market reports




E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story
December 7, 2011 | 2,649 views | Post a comment

Gonzales

Date: 12-3-11

Volume: 973

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold $4-$10 higher. Packer cows sold steady to $1 higher.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 165-175

300-400 lbs. 173-205

400-500 lbs. 154-161

500-600 lbs. 142-152

600-700 lbs. 136-139

700-800 lbs. 127-131

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 155-168

300-400 lbs. 151-161

400-500 lbs. 140-148

500-600 lbs. 124-134

600-700 lbs. 119-122

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 43-52; Cutters: 58-69; Canners: 34-39; Low yielding fat cows: 53-64

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 71-79; lightweights and medium quality: 61-68; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 92-111

Stocker Cows: $425-$800

Pairs: $725-$950

NOTICE: Last sale for year 2011 will be Saturday, Dec. 17.

Karnes City

Date: 12-3-11

Head Count: 773

Market was very strong and active,

Cattle: 638; Goats & other: 135

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 165 (201)

300-400 lbs. 160 (205)

400-500 lbs. 142 (185)

500-600 lbs. 132 (150)

600-700 lbs. 122 (138)

More than 700 lbs. 115 (120)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 145 (170)

300-400 lbs. 138 (155)

400-500 lbs. 130 (145)

500-600 lbs. 125 (138)

600-700 lbs. 120 (130)

More than 700 lbs. 100 (120)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $675 ($900)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 62 (70)

No. 2: 45 (58)

Bulls: 74 (81)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $40 ($85)

50-100 lbs. $115 ($160)

Nannies: $80 ($150)

Billies: $130 ($190)

Sheep: $45 ($140)

Rams: $75 ($125)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $40 ($100)

Barrows: 58 (65)

Gilts: 58 (68)

Sows: 48 (60)

Boars: 15 (35)

Karnes Co.

Date: 12-1

Cattle on hand: 1,004 (241 Cows; 10 Bulls)

Market higher compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 171-211, Heifers 142-201

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 163-205, Heifers 141-197

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 149-187, Heifers 131-173

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 134-147, Heifers 126-155

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 128-141, Heifers 116-132

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: $750-$850

Medium cows and heifers: $675-$725

Medium cow/calf pairs: $650-$740

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 63-71

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 58-62

Lightweight canners: 50-57

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 70-78

Utility & canners: 64-69

Lightweight canners: 59-63

Nixon

Date: 11-28-11

Cattle on Hand: 1,317

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

155-165-204

300-400 lbs.:

149-159-193

400-500 lbs.:

138-148-177

500-600 lbs.:

121-131-150

600-700 lbs.:

116-126-137

700-800 lbs.:

107-117-126

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

136-146-196

300-400 lbs.:

127-137-174

400-500 lbs.:

123-133-173

500-600 lbs.:

117-127-150

600-700 lbs.:

108-118-126

700-800 lbs.:

107-117-125

Slaughter Cows:

27-50-67

Slaughter Bulls:

61-71-76

Stocker Cows:

$520-$867

Pairs: $650-$770

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

NOTICE: Last sale of 2011 will be Monday, Dec. 19.

Seguin

Date: 11-30-2011

Cattle-1,465; Hogs-12; Horses-11; Sheep & Goats-524

The quality of stocker and feeder cattle was very good. The market was active with all classes selling higher. A good offering of bred cows, selling $25-$50 higher.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 180-207

300-400 lb. 170-212

400-500 lb. 160-183

500-600 lb. 140-162

600-700 lb. 130-147

700-850 lb. 115-130

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 160-197

300-400 lb. 155-200

400-500 lb. 140-165

500-600 lb. 135-150

600-750 lb. 120-138

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 62-70

Cutters: 55-64

Canners: 38-48

Palpated Cows (Young): 70-91

Middle Aged: 60-70

Cow & Calf Pairs: $670-$1,100

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 70-76

Light & Low Yielding: 60-70

Feeder Bulls: 70-110

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $240-$250 hd.

Light Fat: $100-$150 hd.

Thin: $50-$70 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: $75

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $80-$120 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $40-$90 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 170-230

Small & Thin: 160-240

Wethers: 160-220

Billies: 100-140

Pairs: 110-140

Barb. Ewes (Young): $50-$65 hd.

Thin & Old: $40-$50 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 130-150

Small & Thin Lambs: 120-140

Barb. Bucks: $75-$300 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $60-$80 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $50-$60 cwt.

Lambs: 160-240
 

Your Opinions and Comments


Be the first to comment on this story!


You must be logged in to post a comment.




Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

Agriculture Today Archives


Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. County committee nomination period begins (June 22, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Hartmann takes the steer by the horns to win state championship (June 22, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. La Vernia FFA wraps up school year with honors, scholarships (June 22, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Livestock Market Reports (June 22, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Root rot knocks out roses (June 22, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. TDA Market Recap (June 22, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Texas Hay Report (June 22, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. A student’s ag-related journey (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Family Land Heritage news (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Five dirty truths on agriculture (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Horseherb galloping through yards (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Kristin Storey: South Texas queen to compete for national title (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Livestock Market Reports (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Miller announces assistance for farmers devastated by floods (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. No “rain, rain, go away” as precipitation persists (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Schwartz takes lead as Texas state veterinarian (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. TDA Market Recap (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Texas Hay Report (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Texas Rural Leadership Program (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. It’s almost rodeo time in Stockdale (June 8, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Livestock Market Reports (June 8, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Save seed pods for next fall (June 8, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. TDA Market Recap (June 8, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Texas Hay Report (June 8, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Big Time Texas Hunts entries now on sale (June 1, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Burbridge leads the way in Buck Taylor roping event (June 1, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Farm Bureau solicits AgLead, FarmLead participants (June 1, 2016)
June 2016 Gardening Calendar (June 1, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Livestock Market Reports (June 1, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Save squash from vine borers (June 1, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. State Farm Bureau testifies on agricultural use valuation (June 1, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. TDA Market Recap (June 1, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Texas Hay Report (June 1, 2016)
Coupons ag-right
Allstate & McBride RealtyVoncille Bielefeld homeTriple R DC ExpertsHeavenly Touch home

  Copyright © 2007-2016 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.