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Gonzales

Date: 6-30-12

Volume: 692

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold $1-$2 lower.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 210-270

300-400 lbs. 195-205

400-500 lbs. 175-190

500-600 lbs. 158-172

600-700 lbs. 139-153

700-800 lbs. 131-137

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 190-235

300-400 lbs. 178-184

400-500 lbs. 154-173

500-600 lbs. 144-159

600-700 lbs. 135-142

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 74-84; Cutters: 82-88.50; Canners: 58-66; Low yielding fat cows: 64-73

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 101-108; lightweights and medium quality: 86-98; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 118-124

Stocker Cows: $850-$1,280

Pairs: $1,050-$1,375

Karnes City

Date: 6-23-12

Head Count: 468

Cattle: 328; Goats & other: 140

Market was strong and steady.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 185 (230)

300-400 lbs. 165 (180)

400-500 lbs. 155 (172)

500-600 lbs. 145 (170)

600-700 lbs. 135 (155)

More than 700 lbs. 122 (142)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 185 (245)

300-400 lbs. 155 (170)

400-500 lbs. 145 (160)

500-600 lbs. 135 (150)

600-700 lbs. 130 (138)

More than 700 lbs. 110 (132)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $975/hd. ($1,200/hd.)

Pairs: $1,250 ($1,475)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 75 (83)

No. 2: 68 (74)

Bulls: 95 (102)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $55 ($105)

50-100 lbs. $80 ($135)

Nannies: $90 ($160)

Billies: $115 ($165)

Sheep: $90 ($125)

Rams: $110 ($250)

Swine:

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

Tops: 48 (55)

Sows: 35 (48)

Boars: 5 (10)

NOTICE: Karnes City Auction will be closed Saturday, July 7 in observance of Independence Day.

Karnes Co.

Date: 6-28-12

Cattle on hand: 461 (109 Cows; 5 Bulls)

Market stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 205-255, Heifers 187-245

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 183-235, Heifers 164-185

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 159-181, Heifers 149-166

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 143-162, Heifers 136-150

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 130-151, Heifers 126-131

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: $800-$900

Good cow/calf pairs: $900-$1,370

Medium cow/calf pairs: $775-$875

Common cow/calf pairs: $650-$750

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 80-89.50

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 74-79

Lightweight canners: 68-72

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 98-105

Utility & canners: 90-97

Lightweight canners: 83-89

Nixon

Date: 6-25-12

Cattle on Hand: 741

(106 Cows; 13 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

193-203-240

300-400 lbs.:

172-182-225

400-500 lbs.:

145-155-183

500-600 lbs.:

134-144-163

600-700 lbs.:

123-133-146

700-800 lbs.:

115-125-139

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

173-183-208

300-400 lbs.:

161-171-205

400-500 lbs.:

136-146-173

500-600 lbs.:

127-137-156

600-700 lbs.:

117-127-136

700-800 lbs.:

119-124-128

Slaughter Cows: 60-89

Slaughter Bulls: 95-105

Stocker Cows: $850-$1,200

Pairs: $1,000-$1,500

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-610; Hogs-180; Horses-6; Sheep & Goats-867

The quality of stocker and feeder cattle was very good. Most classes steady with last week’s decline. Packer cows and bulls fully steady.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 210-257

300-400 lb. 180-250

400-500 lb. 150-178

500-600 lb. 135-162

600-700 lb. 120-145

700-850 lb. 115-132

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 170-205

300-400 lb. 160-190

400-500 lb. 145-170

500-600 lb. 130-157

600-750 lb. 120-137

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 82-90

Cutters: 70-80

Canners: 62-74

Palpated Cows (Young): 90-105

Middle Aged: 80-93

Cow & Calf Pairs: $945-$1,410

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 105-114

Light & Low Yielding: 95-105

Feeder Bulls: 100-125

Horses:

Heavy Fat: $250-$310 hd.

Light Fat: $170-$200 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: $75-$76

#2 Butchers: $65-$66

Sows: $28-$35

Boars: $3-$30 cwt.

Feeder Pigs: $25-$35 hd.

Feeder Shoats: 80-85

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $100-$125 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $35-$75 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 180-210

Small & Thin: 140-180

Wethers: 120-200

Billies: 85-120

Pairs: $85-$100

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

Thin & Old: $35-$45 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 120-150

Small & Thin Lambs: 100-120

Barb. Bucks: $75-$150 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $50-$60 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $50-$70 cwt.

Lambs: 130-180
 

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