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Gonzales

Date: 6-2-12

Volume: 916

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady to $1 higher. Packer cows sold steady.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 210-285

300-400 lbs. 195-205

400-500 lbs. 183-198

500-600 lbs. 166-180

600-700 lbs. 139-156

700-800 lbs. 131-137

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 188-260

300-400 lbs. 175-195

400-500 lbs. 155-176

500-600 lbs. 141-162

600-700 lbs. 138-140

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 74-83; Cutters: 84-91; Canners: 58-69; Low yielding fat cows: 70-76

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-$1,050

Pairs: $975-$1,275

Karnes City

Date: 6-2-12

Head Count: 701

Cattle: 533; Goats & other: 168

Market was strong.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 180 (232)

300-400 lbs. 172 (200)

400-500 lbs. 268 (198)

500-600 lbs. 155 (172)

600-700 lbs. 140 (160)

More than 700 lbs. 130 (142)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 175 (210)

300-400 lbs. 155 (195)

400-500 lbs. 162 (182)

500-600 lbs. 148 (182)

600-700 lbs. 132 (155)

More than 700 lbs. 112 (140)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $900/hd ($1,150/hd)

Pairs: $1,250 ($1,525)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 78 (90)

No. 2: 67 (78)

Bulls: 103 (108)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $45 ($80)

50-100 lbs. $90 ($175)

Nannies: $85 ($150)

Billies: $100 ($230)

Sheep: $65 ($100)

Rams: $90 ($145)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $30 ($80)

Tops: 48 (55)

Sows: 35 (45)

Boars: 8 (12)

Karnes Co.

Date: 5-31-12

Cattle on hand: 489

Market steady compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 197-245, Heifers 192-220

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 186-230, Heifers 187-203

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 175-200, Heifers 170-201

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 145-170, Heifers 135-160

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 130-145, Heifers 120-141

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: $1,000-$1,165

Medium cows and heifers: $900-$985

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,500-$1,750

Medium cow/calf pairs: $1,100-$1,350

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 87-94.50

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 80-86

Lightweight canners: 74-79

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 98-107.50

Utility & canners: 90-97

Lightweight canners: 82-87

Seguin

Date: 5-30-12

Cattle-532; Hogs-16; Horses-10; Sheep & Goats-639

The market was very active and higher on all classes.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 190-215

300-400 lb. 185-222

400-500 lb. 160-185

500-600 lb. 155-177

600-700 lb. 140-160

700-850 lb. 135-149

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 185-215

300-400 lb. 170-200

400-500 lb. 150-182

500-600 lb. 140-158

600-750 lb. 135-147

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 90-100

Cutters: 80

Canners: 61-74

Palpated Cows (Young): 100-119

Middle Aged: 90-100

Cow & Calf Pairs: $960-$1,460

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 105-120

Light & Low Yielding: 95-100

Feeder Bulls: 100-125

Horses:

Heavy Fat Horses: $230-$250 hd.

Light Fat: $100-$125 hd.

Thin: $30-$50 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 65-68

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $90-$150 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $55-$100 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 180-220

Small & Thin: 130-180

Wethers: 160-210

Billies: 100-145

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

Thin & Old: $40-$55 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 160-180

Barb. Bucks: $100-$280 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $70-$80 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: 70-75

Lambs: 130-220
 

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