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Gonzales

Date: 5-5-12
Volume: 808
Compared to our last sale:
Feeder calves and yearlings sold $1-$2 higher. Packer cows sold $1-$2 higher.
Stocker-feeder steers:
Medium and large frame No. 1:
150-300 lbs. 210-275
300-400 lbs. 195-205
400-500 lbs. 180-192
500-600 lbs. 166-175
600-700 lbs. 141-151
700-800 lbs. 131-136
Stocker-feeder heifers:
Medium and large frame No.1:
150-300 lbs. 188-215
300-400 lbs. 175-195
400-500 lbs. 155-175
500-600 lbs. 141-155
600-700 lbs. 138-140
Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 71-81; Cutters: 84-92; Canners: 55-68; Low yielding fat cows: 70-74
Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 101-110; lightweights and medium quality: 89-98; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 118-124
Stocker Cows: $850-$1.025
Pairs: $975-$1,125

Karnes City

Date: 5-5-12
Head Count: 462
Cattle: 342; Goats & other: 120
Market was steady.
Average price (High price)
Steers:
200-300 lbs. 185 (215)
300-400 lbs. 170 (195)
400-500 lbs. 165 (190)
500-600 lbs. 155 (172)
600-700 lbs. 135 (160)
More than 700 lbs. 115 (135)
Heifers:
200-300 lbs. 170 (205)
300-400 lbs. 150 (180)
400-500 lbs. 165 (180)
500-600 lbs. 155 (170)
600-700 lbs. 135 (150)
More than 700 lbs. 115 (130)
Stocker Cows:
Bred Cows: $1,000/hd ($1,125)
Pairs: $1,000 ($1,350)
Packer Cows:
No. 1: 82 (85)
No. 2: 72 (82)
Bulls: 104 (106)
Goats (per head):
Kids:
25-50 lbs. $45 ($85)
50-100 lbs. $75 ($145)
Nannies: $80 ($185)
Billies: $100 ($185)
Sheep: $60 ($145)
Rams: $125 ($225)
Swine:
Piglets (per head): $30 ($70)
Tops: 48 (55)
Sows: 35 (45)
Boars: 10 (15)

Karnes Co.

Date: 5-3-12
Cattle on hand: 609
Market steady to stronger compared to last week.
Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:
No. 1 Calves:
200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 182-225, Heifers 194-240
300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 159-189, Heifers 167-190
400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 167-187, Heifers 151-183
500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 147-175, Heifers 146-173
600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 134-150, Heifers 135-169
Stocker Cows:
Good cows and heifers: $1,100-$1,275
Medium cows and heifers: $760-$1,000
Good cow/calf pairs: $1,100-$1,490
Medium cow/calf pairs: $890-$960
Packer Cows:
Higher dressing utility and cutters: 85-94
Lower dressing utility and cutters: 72-85
Lightweight canners: 65-72
Packer Bulls:
Heavyweight: 96-108.50

Nixon

Date: 4-30-12
Cattle on Hand: 795
(117 Cows; 12 Bulls)
Steers:
200-300 lbs.:
208-218-245
300-400 lbs.:
165-175-220
400-500 lbs.:
154-164-190
500-600 lbs.:
147-157-180
600-700 lbs.:
132-142-164
700-800 lbs.:
118-128-143
Heifers:
200-300 lbs.:
160-170-190
300-400 lbs.:
147-157-184
400-500 lbs.:
146-156-225
500-600 lbs.:
137-147-168
600-700 lbs.:
127-137-156
700-800 lbs.:
114-124-147
Slaughter Cows: 59-87
Slaughter Bulls: 91-105
Stocker Cows: $700-$1,195
Pairs: $900-$1,600
Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.
NOTICE: Nixon Livestock will be closed Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day.

Seguin

Date: 5-2-12
Cattle-703; Horses-11; Sheep & Goats-938
Stocker and feeder cattle quality was not as deep as last week. The market was active but many of the cattle showing more flesh then desired. Flashy cattle $2-$3 lower. Cows and bulls $1-$2 higher.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 210-250
300-400 lb. 170-210
400-500 lb. 150-182
500-600 lb. 140-175
600-700 lb. 130-157
700-850 lb. 120-137
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 190-230
300-400 lb. 165-195
400-500 lb. 150-177
500-600 lb. 135-160
600-750 lb. 120-146
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 88-96
Cutters: 78-87
Canners: 50-65
Palpated Cows (Young): 90-96
Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,050-$1,300
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 105-114
Light & Low Yielding: 90-100
Feeder Bulls: 90-120
Horses:
Light Fat: $190-$230 hd.
Thin: $10-$35 hd.
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $90-$150 hd.
Thin & Old Nannies: $35-$100 hd.
Kid Goats (fat): 180-250
Small & Thin: 130-180
Wethers: 120-220
Billies: 110-150
Pairs: $120-$180
Barb. Ewes (Young): $45-$70 hd.
Thin & Old: $30-$50 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 160-180
Small & Thin Lambs: 130-150
Barb. Bucks: $75-$150 hd.
Wooled Ewes: $70-$80 cwt.
Lambs: 110-250
 

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