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Gonzales

Date: 6-23-12

Volume: 994

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: 74-84; Cutters: 84-91.50; Canners: 56-66; Low yielding fat cows: 61-71

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-$1,280

Pairs: $1,050-$1,475

Karnes City

Date: 6-23-12

Head Count: 520

Cattle: 435; Goats & other: 85

Market was steady.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 185 (220)

300-400 lbs. 165 (185)

400-500 lbs. 158 (175)

500-600 lbs. 148 (170)

600-700 lbs. 140 (160)

More than 700 lbs. 125 (145)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 175 (215)

300-400 lbs. 160 (175)

400-500 lbs. 150 (165)

500-600 lbs. 140 (155)

600-700 lbs. 130 (145)

More than 700 lbs. 115 (135)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $950/hd ($1,125/hd)

Pairs: $1,175 ($1,300)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 78 (94)

No. 2: 72 (78)

Bulls: 96 (102)

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: 5 (10)

Karnes Co.

Date: 6-21-12

Cattle on hand: 356

Market softer compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 180-255, Heifers 196-265

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 175-215, Heifers 161-177

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 165-180, Heifers 151-165

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 146-161, Heifers 139-148

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 134-145, Heifers 136-141

Stocker Cows:

Medium cows/heifers: $750-$875

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,240-$1,400

Medium cow/calf pairs: $975-$1,100

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 79-86.50

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 70-78

Lightweight canners: 65-69

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 95-102.50

Utility & canners: 87-94

Lightweight canners: 80-86

NOTICE: No sale Saturday, July 7 in observance of Independence Day.

Nixon

Date: 6-18-12

Cattle on Hand: 574

(81 Cows; 8 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

204-214-270

300-400 lbs.:

171-181-218

400-500 lbs.:

157-167-190

500-600 lbs.:

151-161-181

600-700 lbs.:

132-142-165

700-800 lbs.:

120-130-142

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

171-181-230

300-400 lbs.:

160-170-183

400-500 lbs.:

146-156-195

500-600 lbs.:

136-146-163

600-700 lbs.:

124-134-140

700-800 lbs.:

111-121-136

Slaughter Cows: 59-89

Slaughter Bulls: 70-102

Stocker Cows: $700-$1,000

Pairs: $1,050-$1,120

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

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

Seguin

Date: 6-20-12

Cattle-670; Hogs-33; Horses-11; Sheep & Goats-536

The quality not as deep as last week. Most feeder cattle sold $2-$5 lower with a five day decline on the futures market. Packer cows and bulls sold $1-$2 higher. Cow and bull receipts were 18 percent.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 220-252

300-400 lb. 180-222

400-500 lb. 160-178

500-600 lb. 140-165

600-700 lb. 135-150

700-850 lb. 130-147

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 190-245

300-400 lb. 165-188

400-500 lb. 150-172

500-600 lb. 135-157

600-750 lb. 120-140

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 85-94

Cutters: 72-82

Canners: 60-70

Palpated Cows (Young): 90-101

Middle Aged: 80-88

Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,090-$1,650

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 102-114

Light & Low Yielding: 90-102

Feeder Bulls: 100-125

Horses:

Heavy Fat (Riding): $360-$460

Light Fat: $100-$180 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 62-65

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $100-$130 hd.

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

Kid Goats (fat): 150-170

Small & Thin: 130-160

Wethers: 105-150

Billies: 80-130

Pairs: 120-140

Barb. Ewes (Young): $45-$60 hd.

Thin & Old: $30-$35 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 120-140

Small & Thin Lambs: 100-120

Barb. Bucks: $100-$325 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $60-$70 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $60-$80 cwt.

Lambs: 100-160
 

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