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Gonzales

Date: 2-11-12

Volume: 620

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. 210-240

300-400 lbs. 210-220

400-500 lbs. 190-205

500-600 lbs. 154-195

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. 175-185

400-500 lbs. 160-175

500-600 lbs. 147-155

600-700 lbs. 134-145

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 63-71; Cutters: 78-86; Canners: 48-62; Low yielding fat cows: 66-74

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 89-96; lightweights and medium quality: 74-86; bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 108-135

Stocker Cows: $850-$1,150

Pairs: $975-$1,375

Karnes City

Date: 2-11-12

Head Count: 223

Cattle: 132; Goats & other: 91

Market was very strong, active.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 236 (242)

300-400 lbs. 194 (240)

400-500 lbs. 195 (215)

500-600 lbs. 165 (170)

600-700 lbs. 160 (165)

More than 700 lbs. 110 (112)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 185 (220)

300-400 lbs. 178 (215)

400-500 lbs. 165 (180)

500-600 lbs. 140 (175)

600-700 lbs. 138 (145)

More than 700 lbs. 108 (120)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $850/hd ($1,050/hd)

Pairs: $1,050 ($1,450)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 76 (85)

No. 2: 60 (72)

Bulls: 91 (97)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $75 ($110)

50-100 lbs. $105 ($155)

Nannies: $95 ($155)

Billies: $100 ($190)

Sheep: $75 ($125)

Rams: $145 ($270)

Swine:

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

Tops: 54 (58)

Sows: 42 (50)

Boars: 10 (30)

Karnes Co.

Date: 2-9-12

Cattle on hand: 286 (44 Cows, Bulls)

Market stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 228-255, Heifers 190-230

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 203-230, Heifers 183-220

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 191-215, Heifers 170-184

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 173-192, Heifers 150-170

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 151-160, Heifers 126-155

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: $950-$1.090

Medium cows and heifers: $800-$900

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,010-$1,260

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 80-88

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 72-79

Lightweight canners: 63-71

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 87-95

Utility & canners: 79-86

Lightweight canners: 65-75

Nixon

Date: 2-6-12

Cattle on Hand: 240

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

181-191-230

300-400 lbs.:

185-195-245

400-500 lbs.:

167-177-205

500-600 lbs.:

150-160-185

600-700 lbs.:

126-136-162

700-800 lbs.:

145 (1 head)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

162-172-225

300-400 lbs.:

159-169-230

400-500 lbs.:

157-167-195

500-600 lbs.:

134-144-158

600-700 lbs.:

145 (1 head)

700-800 lbs.:

111 (1 head)

Slaughter Cows: 65-75-85

Slaughter Bulls: 73-83-94

Stocker Cows: $900-$1,084

Pairs: $1,040-$1,050

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 2-8-12

Cattle-391; Hogs-4; Horses-15; Sheep & Goats-340

The market was active and fully steady on limited offering.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 210-243

300-400 lb. 210-237

400-500 lb. 180-223

500-600 lb. 160-188

600-700 lb. 140-160

700-850 lb. 120-140

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 200-220

300-400 lb. 180-212

400-500 lb. 160-187

500-600 lb. 150-177

600-750 lb. 120-148

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 80-90

Cutters: 65-75

Canners: 50-65

Palpated Cows (Young): 90-101

Middle Aged: 70-80

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 95-105

Light & Low Yielding: 88-95

Feeder Bulls: 90-120

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $65

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: $65

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $100-$140

Thin & Old Nannies: $50-$100 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 210-250

Small & Thin: 180-280

Wethers: 100-210

Billies: 90-125

Pairs: $120-$150

Barb. Ewes (Young): $60-$80 hd.

Thin & Old: $40-$50 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 200-220

Small & Thin Lambs: 140-160

Barb. Bucks: $100-$200 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $60-$80 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $60-$70 cwt.

Lambs: 110-250
 

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