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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 9-18-12

Cattle and calves: 311

Compared to last week:

Steers:

Medium and Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 180-210

300-400 lbs.: 160-200

400-500 lbs.: 140-170

500-600 lbs.: 125-155

600-700 lbs.: 120-140

700-800 lbs.: 105-129

800-900 lbs.: 90-111

Heifers:

Medium and Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 160-175

300-400 lbs.: 145-160

400-500 lbs.: 130-140

500-600 lbs.: 115-135

600-700 lbs.: 110-125

700-800 lbs.: 105-115

800-900 lbs.: 85-100

Slaughter Bulls: 87-92

Slaughter Cows:

600-675 lbs.: 72-79

700-900 lbs.: 60-75

Bred Cows:

800-1,100 lbs.: 80-110

Cow/Calf Pairs:

1,100-1,345 lbs.: $1,200-$1,450

Gonzales

Date: 9-22-12

Volume: 1,368

Compared to our last sale:

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

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 215-280

300-400 lbs. 185-205

400-500 lbs. 150-180

500-600 lbs. 138-146

600-700 lbs. 127-135

700-800 lbs. 120-125

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 175-210

300-400 lbs. 160-165

400-500 lbs. 135-155

500-600 lbs. 121-133

600-700 lbs. 116-120

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 72-76; Cutters: 75-80; Canners: 58-68; Low yielding fat cows: 65-68

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 91-96; lightweights and medium quality: 83-87; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 91-111

Stocker Cows: $850-$1,150

Pairs: $1,050-$1,250

Karnes City

Date: 9-15-12

Head Count: 722

Cattle: 630; Goats & Other: 92

Market was steady across.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 175 (225)

300-400 lbs. 170 (205)

400-500 lbs. 155 (180)

500-600 lbs. 138 (165)

600-700 lbs. 130 (145)

More than 700 lbs. 125 (135)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 165 (210)

300-400 lbs. 150 (180)

400-500 lbs. 135 (190)

500-600 lbs. 125 (160)

600-700 lbs. 120 (135)

More than 700 lbs. 118 (125)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $925/hd ($1,075/hd)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 74 (82)

No. 2: 62 (70)

Bulls: 88 (92)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $50 ($80)

50-100 lbs. $95 ($140)

Nannies: $75 ($145)

Billies: $95 ($165)

Sheep: $75 ($100)

Rams: $85 ($185)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $25 ($65)

Top Hogs: 52 (55)

Sows: 25 (32)

Boars: 8 (15)

Karnes Co.

Date: 9-20-12

Cattle on hand: 705

Market softer compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 173-245, Heifers 156-205

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 168-215, Heifers 152-180

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 145-187, Heifers 137-170

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 133-150, Heifers 128-165

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 125-144, Heifers 116-128

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: $850-$1,060

Medium cows and heifers: $720-$825

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,050-$1,200

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 75-81

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 68-74

Lightweight canners: 62-67

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 88-95

Utility & canners: 80-87

Lightweight canners: 75-79

Nixon

Date: 9-17-12

Cattle on Hand: 681

(84 Cows; 2 Pairs; 7 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

163-173-240

300-400 lbs.:

167-177-218

400-500 lbs.:

145-155-185

500-600 lbs.:

121-131-158

600-700 lbs.:

116-126-137

700-800 lbs.:

110-120-130

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

129-139-170

300-400 lbs.:

138-148-180

400-500 lbs.:

129-139-176

500-600 lbs.:

118-128-158

600-700 lbs.:

111-121-127

700-800 lbs.:

106-116-124

Slaughter Cows: 52-84

Slaughter Bulls: 81-98

Stocker Cows: $780-$1,100

Pairs: $1,450

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 9-19-12

Cattle-661; Hogs-27; Horses-8; Sheep & Goats-467

The stocker and feeder market was active with cattle less than 500 lbs. fully $2-$5 higher. Heavy cattle steady. Packer cows $1-$3 lower. Many cows showing too much cover.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 200-225

300-400 lb. 180-220

400-500 lb. 160-185

500-600 lb. 140-163

600-700 lb. 125-140

700-850 lb. 120-132

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 160-180

300-400 lb. 150-177

400-500 lb. 140-165

500-600 lb. 130-160

600-750 lb. 120-133

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 72-80

Cutters: 68-75

Canners: 58-68

Palpated Cows (Young): 90-102

Middle Aged: 75-80

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 98-104

Light & Low Yielding: 85-95

Feeder Bulls: 90-120

Horses:

Heavy/Fat: $285-$300

Light/Fat: $125-$140

Thin Horses: $75-$100

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 65-70

Sows: 30-40

Feeder Shoats: $85

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $85-$130 hd.

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

Kid Goats (fat): 160-180

Small & Thin: 130-190

Wethers: 120-170

Billies: 70-110

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

Thin & Old Ewes: $40-$45 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 140-160

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): $25-$35 hd.

Barb. Bucks: $125-$400 hd.

Lambs: 120-180
 

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