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Gonzales

Date: 7-14-12

Volume: 903

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold $8-$15 lower. Packer cows sold steady.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 195-245

300-400 lbs. 178-184

400-500 lbs. 147-174

500-600 lbs. 128-145

600-700 lbs. 122-125

700-800 lbs. 118-121

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 165-205

300-400 lbs. 158-164

400-500 lbs. 136-148

500-600 lbs. 114-131

600-700 lbs. 111-113

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 74-79; Cutters: 82-85; Canners: 58-66; Low yielding fat cows: 64-73

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 97-101; lightweights and medium quality: 86-94; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 98-112

Stocker Cows: $850-$1,450

Pairs: $1,050-$2,050

Karnes City

Date: 7-14-12

Head Count: 437

Cattle: 265; Goats & other: 172

Market was steady and softer in spots.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 172 (200)

300-400 lbs. 152 (175)

400-500 lbs. 135 (165)

500-600 lbs. 128 (142)

600-700 lbs. 120 (130)

More than 700 lbs. 110 (120)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 170 (190)

300-400 lbs. 145 (160)

400-500 lbs. 132 (152)

500-600 lbs. 125 (135)

600-700 lbs. 115 (130)

More than 700 lbs. 105 (115)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $925/hd. ($1,100/hd.)

Pairs: $1,125 ($1,375)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 75 (82)

No. 2: 68 (72)

Bulls: 92 (100)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $65 ($105)

50-100 lbs. $80 ($125)

Nannies: $80 ($120)

Billies: $120 ($175)

Sheep: $65 ($95)

Rams: $135 ($200)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $45 ($75)

Tops: 55 (65)

Sows: 45 (52)

Boars: 8 (10)

Karnes Co.

Date: 7-12-12

Cattle on hand: 225

Market weaker compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 200-220, Heifers 154-160

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 175-195, Heifers 145-155

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 146-160, Heifers 132-143

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 135-141, Heifers 122-133

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 127-133, Heifers 117-121

Stocker Cows:

Good cow and heifers: $950-$1,060

Medium cows and heifers: $750-$900

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,100-$1,250

Medium cow/calf pairs: $975-$1,050

Common cow/calf pairs: $850-$950

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 74-81

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 68-72

Lightweight canners: 59-67

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 98-105

Utility & canners: 90-97

Lightweight canners: 83-89

Nixon

Date: 7-9-12

Cattle on Hand: 1,244

Trend: Steady/higher

Steers:

200-300 lbs.: 178-235

300-400 lbs.: 152-210

400-500 lbs.: 126-164

500-600 lbs.: 113-151

600-700 lbs.: 101-136

700-800 lbs.: 95-126

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.: 151-190

300-400 lbs.: 139-193

400-500 lbs.: 120-151

500-600 lbs.: 111-143

600-700 lbs.: 98-120

700-800 lbs.: 91-115

Slaughter Cows: 58-91

Slaughter Bulls: 95-107

Stocker Cows: $800-$1,170

Pairs: $1,140-$1,400

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 7-11-12

Cattle-950; Hogs-152; Horses-14; Sheep & Goats-964

There was no comparison due to last week’s holiday. Stocker and feeder cattle trend has been lower for two weeks.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 200-223

300-400 lb. 170-212

400-500 lb. 150-185

500-600 lb. 120-145

600-700 lb. 115-136

700-850 lb. 110-126

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 160-180

300-400 lb. 150-172

400-500 lb. 135-165

500-600 lb. 120-145

600-750 lb. 110-126

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 80-95

Cutters: 75-84

Canners: 60-72

Palpated Cows (Young): $900-$1,340

Middle Aged: $750-$900

Cow & Calf Pairs: $625-$1,650

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 102-110

Light & Low Yielding: 92-100

Feeder Bulls: 95-115

Horses:

Heavy/Fat/Riding: $310-$500 hd.

Light Fat: $130-$300 hd.

Older: $70-$100 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 75-80

#2 Butchers: 65-70

Sows: 25-45

Feeder Pigs: $20-$30 hd.

Feeder Shoats: 80-90 cwt.

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $85-$125 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $30-$70 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 180-200

Small & Thin: 130-160

Wethers: 130-200

Billies: 85-120

Pairs: $120-$140

Barb. Ewes (Young): $50-$70 hd.

Small & Old: $30-$45 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 140-170

Small & Thin Lambs: 100-130

Wooled Ewes: $60-$70 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: 50-100

Lambs: 100-200

Barb. Bucks: $75-$220 hd.
 

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