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Gonzales

Date: 6-16-12

Volume: 942

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady. Packer cows sold $1-$2 higher.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 205-265

300-400 lbs. 195-200

400-500 lbs. 180-194

500-600 lbs. 161-176

600-700 lbs. 137-151

700-800 lbs. 131-137

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 186-235

300-400 lbs. 178-184

400-500 lbs. 161-173

500-600 lbs. 144-159

600-700 lbs. 135-142

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 73-81; Cutters: 81-85.50; Canners: 56-66; Low yielding fat cows: 57-68

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 101-109; lightweights and medium quality: 89-98; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 118-124

Stocker Cows: $850-$1,250

Pairs: $1,050-$1,775

Karnes City

Date: 6-16-12

Head Count: 692

Market was steady. Softer in spots.

Cattle: 560; Goats & other: 132

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 185 (225)

300-400 lbs. 162 (185)

400-500 lbs. 155 (175)

500-600 lbs. 144 (158)

600-700 lbs. 135 (150)

More than 700 lbs. 125 (140)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 185 (215)

300-400 lbs. 160 (180)

400-500 lbs. 148 (165)

500-600 lbs. 140 (155)

600-700 lbs. 135 (150)

More than 700 lbs. 115 (135)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $950 ($1,050)

Pairs: $1,100 ($1,315)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 79 (90)

No. 2: 70 (76)

Bulls: 102 (106)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $35 ($75)

50-100 lbs. $65 ($120)

Nannies: $65 ($90)

Billies: $80 ($125)

Sheep: $45 ($75)

Rams: $75 ($145)

Swine:

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

Tops: 48 (55)

Sows: 35 (48)

Boars: 6 (10)





Karnes Co.

Date: 6-14-12

Cattle on hand: 630

Market steady to stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 215-250, Heifers 190-230

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 184-215, Heifers 162-196

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 165-192, Heifers 151-188

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 148-170, Heifers 142-155

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 139-148, Heifers 132-142

Stocker Cows:

Good cows, heifers: $925-$1,050

Medium cows, heifers: $800-$900

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,100-$1,210

Medium cow/calf pairs: $900-$1,050

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 79-87

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 70-78

Lightweight canners: 63-69

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 95-105

Utility & canners: 86-94

Lightweight canners: 78-85

Nixon

Date: 6-11-12

Cattle on Hand: 891

(119 Cows; 15 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

176-186-230

300-400 lbs.:

168-178-228

400-500 lbs.:

159-169-189

500-600 lbs.:

149-159-185

600-700 lbs.:

132-142-161

700-800 lbs.:

118-128-146

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

164-174-207

300-400 lbs.:

157-167-190

400-500 lbs.:

147-157-183

500-600 lbs.:

138-148-170

600-700 lbs.:

125-135-144

700-800 lbs.:

116-126-141

Slaughter Cows: 45-90

Slaughter Bulls: 99-107

Stocker Cows: $650-$1,150

Pairs: $1,000-$1,320

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

NOTICE: Nixon Livestock will be closed Monday, July 2 in observance of Independence Day.

Seguin

Date: 6-13-12

Cattle-836; Hogs-340; Horses-12; Sheep & Goats-737

The quality of stocker and feeder cattle was very deep. The market was active and steady on most classes. Packer cows and bulls were $3-$5 lower with sharpest decline on fat cows.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 210-245

300-400 lb. 200-235

400-500 lb. 155-176

500-600 lb. 145-171

600-700 lb. 135-155

700-850 lb. 130-150

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 180-215

300-400 lb. 170-212

400-500 lb. 155-172

500-600 lb. 145-225

600-750 lb. 130-141

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 82-90

Cutters: 72-82

Canners: 53-65

Palpated Cows (Young): 90-102

Middle Aged: 85-90

Cow & Calf Pairs: $750-$1,700

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 108-115

Light & Low Yielding: 90-105

Feeder Bulls: 105-125

Horses:

Heavy Fat:$220-$400 hd.

Light Fat: $120-$200 hd.

Thin: $20-$45 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 62-65

#2 Butchers: 58-62

Sows: $30-$45

Boars: $3-$30

Feeder Pigs: $20-$30 hd.

Feeder Shoats: 70-100

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $80-$140 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $35-$85 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 130-150

Small & Thin: 120-140

Wethers: 110-140

Billies: 80-110

Pairs: $90-$120

Barb. Ewes (Young): $50-$55 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 120-140

Small & Thin Lambs: 100-120

Barb. Bucks: $100-$420 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $60-$70 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $50-$70 cwt.

Lambs: 100-150
 

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