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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
 

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