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Gonzales

Date: 1-28-12

Volume: 922

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady to $2-$4 higher. Packer cows sold steady.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 210-240

300-400 lbs. 205-220

400-500 lbs. 185-200

500-600 lbs. 154-180

600-700 lbs. 138-150

700-800 lbs. 131-144

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 175-195

300-400 lbs. 165-170

400-500 lbs. 154-163

500-600 lbs. 147-152

600-700 lbs. 134-145

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 54-64; Cutters: 72-83; Canners: 48-61; Low yielding fat cows: 66-74

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 89-92; lightweights and medium quality: 74-83; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 108-135

Stocker Cows: $425-$900

Pairs: $725-$1,050

Karnes City

Date: 1-28-2012

Head Count: 490

Market was very stong and active.

Cattle: 328; Goats and other: 162

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 205 (235)

300-400 lbs. 185 (225)

400-500 lbs. 175 (200)

500-600 lbs. 160 (188)

600-700 lbs. 145 (155)

More than 700 lbs. 120 (130)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 168 (200)

300-400 lbs. 168 (195)

400-500 lbs. 160 (188)

500-600 lbs. 152 (165)

600-700 lbs. 145 (158)

More than 700 lbs. 102 (130)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $775/hd ($975/hd)

Pairs: $950 ($1,300)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 75 (87)

No. 2: 65 (75)

Bulls: 83 (88)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $75 ($120)

50-100 lbs. $85 ($150)

Nannies: $75 ($120)

Billies: $100 ($185)

Sheep: $85 ($175)

Rams: $125 ($175)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $45 ($85)

Top Hogs: 55 (60)

Sows: 42 (50)

Boars: 10 (15)

Karnes Co.

Date: 1-26-12

Cattle on hand: 160

Market steady compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 190-215, Heifers 170-180

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 185-205, Heifers 165-184

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 180-203, Heifers 155-174

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 150-170, Heifers 123-167

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 123-145, Heifers 110-130

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: $885-$1,000

Medium cows and heifers: $700-$800

Good cow/calf pairs: $990

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 69-78.50

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 60-68

Lightweight canners: 52-59

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 87-92

Utility & canners: 83-86

Lightweight canners: 75-82

Nixon

Date: 1-23-12

Cattle on Hand: 1,179

(233 Cows; 14 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

178-188-235

300-400 lbs.:

174-184-235

400-500 lbs.:

156-176-210

500-600 lbs.:

141-151-190

600-700 lbs.:

125-135-148

700-800 lbs.:

125-127-131

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

152-162-210

300-400 lbs.:

152-162-230

400-500 lbs.:

143-153-201

500-600 lbs.:

133-143-158

600-700 lbs.:

124-134-143

700-800 lbs.: 127

Slaughter Cows: 58-68-80

Slaughter Bulls: 73-83-90

Stocker Cows: $527-$970

Pairs: $740-$1,080

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 1-25-12

Cattle-725; Hogs-236; Horses-9; Sheep & Goats-310

The market was active with all classes of stocker and feeder cattle steady. Packer cows and bulls fully $2-$3 higher.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 200-250

300-400 lb. 180-230

400-500 lb. 160-200

500-600 lb. 150-182

600-700 lb. 135-153

700-850 lb. 130-158

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 190-208

300-400 lb. 170-194

400-500 lb. 150-170

500-600 lb. 135-165

600-750 lb. 120-147

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 75-85

Cutters: 65-75

Canners: 50-60

Palpated Cows (Young): 80-97

Middle Aged: 70-80

Cow & Calf Pairs: $900-$1,325

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 90-100

Light & Low Yielding: 71-80

Feeder Bulls: 80-120

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $200-$260

Light Fat: $100-$120

Thin: $5-$20 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 60-65

#2 Butchers: 52-55

Sows: 30-45

Boars: 5-25

Feeder Pigs: $20-$30 hd.

Feeder Shoats: $70-$80

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $60-$100 hd.

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

Kid Goats (fat): 200-225

Small & Thin: 140-200

Wethers: 100-150

Billies: 70-95

Pairs: $100-$140

Barb. Ewes (Young): $45-$60 hd.

Thin & Old: $35-$40 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 200-225

Small & Thin Lambs: 150-170

Barb. Bucks: $75-$250 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $60-$70 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $50-$70 cwt.

Lambs: 100-225
 

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