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Gonzales

Date: 2-25-12

Volume: 767

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. 230-255

300-400 lbs. 215-220

400-500 lbs. 195-220

500-600 lbs. 175-195

600-700 lbs. 134-166

700-800 lbs. 136-140

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 190-225

300-400 lbs. 180-210

400-500 lbs. 165-180

500-600 lbs. 147-160

600-700 lbs. 141-147

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 67-76; Cutters: 78-92; Canners: 54-60; Low yielding fat cows: 71-77

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 97-109; lightweights and medium quality: 74-94; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 112-138

Stocker Cows: $850-$1,150

Pairs: $975-$1,800

Karnes City

Date: 2-25-12

Head Count: 587

Cattle: 442; Goats and other: 145

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 208 (260)

300-400 lbs. 205 (254)

400-500 lbs. 195 (235)

500-600 lbs. 168 (185)

600-700 lbs. 142 (160)

More than 700 lbs. 130 (140)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 210 (225)

300-400 lbs. 185 (215)

400-500 lbs. 175 (200)

500-600 lbs. 160 (176)

600-700 lbs. 145 (160)

More than 700 lbs. 128 (150)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $925/hd ($1,100/hd)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 83 (94)

No. 2: 70 (78)

Bulls: 100 (106)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $65 ($100)

50-100 lbs. $100 ($145)

Nannies: $95 ($180)

Billies: $140 ($340)

Sheep: $75 ($100)

Rams: $130 ($220)

Swine:

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

Tops: 51 (56)

Sows: 42 (50)

Boars: 15 (32)

Karnes Co.

Date: 2-23-12

Cattle on hand: 466

Market stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 226-265, Heifers 206-260

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 217-255, Heifers 188-240

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 196-230, Heifers 171-225

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 177-197, Heifers 154-175

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 155-161, Heifers 137-141

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: $850-$1,180

Medium cows and heifers: $750-$825

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 85-93

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 74-84

Lightweight canners: 64-73

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 95-102

Utility & canners: 80-94

Lightweight canners: 72-79

Nixon

Date: 2-20-12

Cattle on Hand: 456

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

209-219-275

300-400 lbs.:

197-207-260

400-500 lbs.:

172-182-225

500-600 lbs.:

167-177-192

600-700 lbs.:

135-145-177

700-800 lbs.:

137-147-151

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

197-207-265

300-400 lbs.:

181-191-230

400-500 lbs.:

158-168-205

500-600 lbs.:

154-164-183

600-700 lbs.:

144-154-164

700-800 lbs.:

104-114-126

Slaughter Cows: 60-85-90

Slaughter Bulls: 82-90-106

Stocker Cows: $600-$911

Pairs: $1,480

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 2-22-12

Cattle-440; Hogs-14; Horses-3; Sheep & Goats-562

The market was very active on all classes and the market was higher.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 220-267

300-400 lb. 220-267

400-500 lb. 180-222

500-600 lb. 160-200

600-700 lb. 145-175

700-850 lb. 140-155

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 210-240

300-400 lb. 190-245

400-500 lb. 165-192

500-600 lb. 150-185

600-750 lb. 140-165

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 86-95

Cutters: 78-88

Canners: 55-70

Palpated Cows (Young): $900-$1,120

Middle Aged: $860-$950

Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,055-$1,285

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 95-105

Light & Low Yielding: 84-90

Feeder Bulls: 100-120

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $165-$350

Light Fat: $110

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 60-62

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $80-$150 hd.

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

Kid Goats (fat): 180-250

Small & Thin: 200-275

Wethers: 100-250

Billies: 100-140

Barb. Ewes (Young): $60-$85 hd.

Thin & Old: $40-$60 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 200-250

Small & Thin Lambs: 150-200

Barb. Bucks: $125-$900 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $60-$80 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: 60-100

Lambs: 110-180
 

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