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Karnes Co.

Date: 5-24-12

Cattle on hand: 324

Market stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 211-220, Heifers 166-185

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 175-210, Heifers 166-187

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 170-197, Heifers 159-185

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 151-177, Heifers 145-163

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 136-150, Heifers 129-141

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: $850-$970

Medium cows and heifers: $725-$825

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,050-$1,100

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 86-94.50

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 78-85

Lightweight canners: 70-77

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 100-110.50

Utility & canners: 90-99

Lightweight canners: 83-89

Nixon

Date: 5-21-12

Cattle on Hand: 817

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

214-224-270

300-400 lbs.:

169-179-265

400-500 lbs.:

162-172-205

500-600 lbs.:

147-157-185

600-700 lbs.:

134-144-170

700-800 lbs.:

126-136-165

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

188-198-240

300-400 lbs.:

164-174-225

400-500 lbs.:

153-163-190

500-600 lbs.:

141-151-183

600-700 lbs.:

130-140-158

700-800 lbs.:

119-129-145

Slaughter Cows: 50-95

Slaughter Bulls: 92-114

Stocker Cows: $450-$1,000

Pairs: $560-$1,260

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 5-23-12

Cattle-616; Hogs-186; Horses-17; Sheep & Goats-868

The quality of stocker and feeder cattle was very good. A percentage of the cattle beginning to carry a lot of bloom. The market was active with most classes $2-$3 higher.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 210-255

300-400 lb. 190-252

400-500 lb. 160-192

500-600 lb. 145-175

600-700 lb. 140-157

700-850 lb. 130-150

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 180-215

300-400 lb. 160-200

400-500 lb. 145-177

500-600 lb. 140-162

600-750 lb. 130-150

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 89-99

Cutters: 80-91

Canners: 62-75

Palpated Cows (Young): 90-103

Cow & Calf Pairs: $900-$1,400

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 105-115

Light & Low Yielding: 100-108

Feeder Bulls: 100-128

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $350-$500 hd. (riding)

Light Fat: $110-$180 hd.

Thin: $75-$100 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 65-68

#2 Butchers: 60-62

Sows: 30-50

Boars: $5-$25 cwt.

Feeder Pigs: $20-$25 hd.

Feeder Shoats: 80-100

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $100-$150 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $45-$80 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 190-230

Small & Thin: 150-200

Wethers: 150-220

Billies: 90-140

Pairs: $90-$150

Barb. Ewes (Young): $60-$70 hd.

Thin & Old: $40-$50 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 160-180

Small & Thin Lambs: 130-150

Barb. Bucks: $100-$250 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $70-$80 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $60-$70 cwt.

Lambs: 100-200
 

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