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Gonzales

Date: 12-10-11

Volume: 1,488

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold to $6 higher. Packer cows sold steady to $2-$3 higher.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 165-210

300-400 lbs. 173-205

400-500 lbs. 154-171

500-600 lbs. 142-154

600-700 lbs. 136-139

700-800 lbs. 127-131

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 165-178

300-400 lbs. 154-161

400-500 lbs. 144-149

500-600 lbs. 124-134

600-700 lbs. 119-122

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 44-54; Cutters: 58-74; Canners: 36-41; Low yielding fat cows: 54-66

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 76-85; lightweights and medium quality: 66-72; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 92-111

Stocker Cows: $425-$900

Pairs: $725-$1,050

NOTICE: Last sale for Year 2011 will be Saturday, Dec. 17. First sale of the new year, Saturday, Jan. 7.

Karnes City

Date: 12-10-11

Head Count: 1,094

Cattle: 912; Goats & other: 182

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 165 (205)

300-400 lbs. 154 (200)

400-500 lbs. 143 (172)

500-600 lbs. 132 (155)

600-700 lbs. 125 (150)

More than 700 lbs. 100 (120)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 145 (190)

300-400 lbs. 140 (165)

400-500 lbs. 130 (180)

500-600 lbs. 125 (180)

600-700 lbs. 110 (128)

More than 700 lbs. 90 (105)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $675/hd. ($960/hd.)

Pairs: $850 ($1,050)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 65 (71)

No. 2: 55 (65)

Bulls: 78 (83)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $65 ($85)

50-100 lbs. $80 ($135)

Nannies: $75 ($130)

Billies: $125 ($215)

Sheep: $65 ($150)

Rams: $75 ($125)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $40 ($115)

Barrows: 60 (65)

Gilts: 60 (68)

Sows: 50 (62)

Boars: 5 (12)

NOTICE: Last sale for 2011 is Saturday, Dec. 17.

Karnes Co.

Date: 12-8

Cattle on hand: 1,033 (169 Cows; 11 Bulls)

Market steady compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 155-200, Heifers 148-198

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 159-195, Heifers 143-192

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 146-179, Heifers 131-167

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 136-155, Heifers 122-144

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 122-134, Heifers 109-126

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: $750-$850

Medium cows and heifers: $660-$700

Medium cow/calf pairs: $700-$750

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 70-77.50

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 62-69

Lightweight canners: 57-61

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 81-85

Utility & canners: 75-80

Lightweight canners: 68-74

Nixon

Date: 12-5-11

Cattle on Hand: 821

(184 Cows; 3 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

149-159-210

300-400 lbs.:

152-162-213

400-500 lbs.:

145-155-190

500-600 lbs.:

129-139-157

600-700 lbs.:

119-129-138

700-800 lbs.: 116

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

141-151-210

300-400 lbs.:

131-141-188

400-500 lbs.:

125-135-168

500-600 lbs.:

118-128-150

600-700 lbs.:

109-118-136

700-800 lbs.:

76-86-95

Slaughter Cows: 43-53-65

Slaughter Bulls: 67-72-74

Stocker Cows: $313-$548

Pairs: $700

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

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

Seguin

Date: 12-7-11

Cattle- 665; Hogs- 34; Horses- 9; Sheep & Goats- 346

The numbers were short because of the good rain in the area. Stocker and feeder cattle were $2-$5 higher. Packer cows and bulls were $3-$5 higher.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 200-219

300-400 lb. 180-212

400-500 lb. 160-180

500-600 lb. 140-170

600-700 lb. 130-140

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 180-206

300-400 lb. 170-201

400-500 lb. 145-162

500-600 lb. 125-146

600-750 lb. 120-136

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 65-75

Cutters: 58-67

Canners: 40-55

Palpated Cows (Young): 70-95

Middle Aged: 65-72

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 78-87

Light & Low Yielding: 70-79

Feeder Bulls: 80-110

Horses:

Light Fat: $130-$160 hd.

Thin: $25-$50 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 74-80

Sows: 45

Feeder Shoats: $85

Sheep & Goats:

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

Thin & Old Nannies: $45-$100 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 170-220

Small & Thin: 150-250

Wethers: 120-200

Billies: 90-130

Barb. Ewes (Young): $65-$85 hd.

Thin & Old: $40-$55 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 150-180

Small & Thin Lambs: 120-135

Barb. Bucks: $100-$225 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $60-$70 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $50-$80 cwt.

Lambs: 140-220

NOTICE: Last sale for year is Wednesday, Dec. 14
 

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