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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 9-25-12

Cattle and calves: 677

Compared to last week:

Steers:

Medium and Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 185-205

300-400 lbs.: 170-200

400-500 lbs.: 145-170

500-600 lbs.: 130-155

600-700 lbs.: 120-139

700-800 lbs.: 110-125

800-900 lbs.: 95-115

Heifers:

Medium and Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 150-185

300-400 lbs.: 140-175

400-500 lbs.: 125-160

500-600 lbs.: 115-130

600-700 lbs.: 110-125

700-800 lbs.: 105-120

800-900 lbs.: 85-110

Slaughter Bulls:

1,400-1,900 lbs.: 85-90.50

1,000-1,400 lbs.: 80-87

Slaughter Cows:

950-1,300 lbs.: 70-79

600-900 lbs.: 60-75

Fat: 65-72

Bred Cows:

900-1,200 lbs.: 80-95

Cow/Calf Pairs:

$600-$1,250

Gonzales

Date: 9-29-12

Volume: 739

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady. Packer cows sold steady.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 210-275

300-400 lbs. 185-205

400-500 lbs. 142-180

500-600 lbs. 132-140

600-700 lbs. 124-133

700-800 lbs. 120-121

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 175-210

300-400 lbs. 146-165

400-500 lbs. 133-151

500-600 lbs. 121-131

600-700 lbs. 114-116

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 72-74; Cutters: 73-80; Canners: 58-68; Low yielding fat cows: 65-68

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 91-95; 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: 9-29-12

Head Count: 297

Cattle: 265; Goats & Other: 32

Market was steady across.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 165 (225)

300-400 lbs. 155 (195)

400-500 lbs. 140 (165)

500-600 lbs. 135 (152)

600-700 lbs. 125 (140)

More than 700 lbs. 110 (130)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 160 (210)

300-400 lbs. 140 (185)

400-500 lbs. 138 (155)

500-600 lbs. 125 (135)

600-700 lbs. 125 (135)

More than 700 lbs. 120 (130)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $950/hd ($1,100/hd)

Pairs: $1,350 ($1,515)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 72 (80)

No. 2: 62 (72)

Bulls: 85 (92)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $60 ($90)

50-100 lbs. $70 ($130)

Nannies: $75 ($140)

Billies: $110 ($165)

Sheep: $55 ($92)

Rams: $115 ($175)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $35 ($85)

Top Hogs: 52 (55)

Sows: 32 (38)

Boars: 8 (15)

Karnes Co.

Date: 9-27-12

Cattle on hand: 597

Market softer compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 180-220, Heifers 148-176

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 175-215, Heifers 137-172

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 147-183, Heifers 130-172

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 131-151, Heifers 121-131

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 122-137, Heifers 116-130

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: $910-$1,010

Medium cows and heifers: $750-$900

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,000-$1,175

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 75-82

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 70-74

Lightweight canners: 65-69

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 87-93

Utility & canners: 80-86

Lightweight canners: 75-79

Nixon

Date: 9-24-12

Cattle on Hand: 1,422

(96 Cows; 12 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

169-179-223

300-400 lbs.:

163-173-218

400-500 lbs.:

138-148-193

500-600 lbs.:

122-132-155

600-700 lbs.:

119-129-141

700-800 lbs.:

110-120-131

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

141-151-173

300-400 lbs.:

141-151-207

400-500 lbs.:

125-135-170

500-600 lbs.:

115-125-153

600-700 lbs.:

109-119-133

700-800 lbs.:

102-112-130

Slaughter Cows: 52-80

Slaughter Bulls: 82-95

Stocker Cows: $790-$1,100

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 9-26-12

Cattle-749; Hogs-307; Horses-4; Sheep & Goats-554

The quality of stocker and feeder cattle was not as deep as the two previous weeks. Most classes $2-$5 lower, with greatest decline on the lower grade cattle. Packer cows and bulls $2 lower.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 180-200

300-400 lb. 170-205

400-500 lb. 140-177

500-600 lb. 125-140

600-700 lb. 120-135

700-850 lb. 115-128

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 160-170

300-400 lb. 150-174

400-500 lb. 135-167

500-600 lb. 120-137

600-750 lb. 115-134

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 72-82

Cutters: 64-70

Canners: 45-60

Palpated Cows (Young): 90-110

Middle Aged: 70-80

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 92-96

Light & Low Yielding: 84-88

Feeder Bulls: 90-115

Horses:

Heavy/Fat: $350 hd.

Light/Fat: $100-$145 hd.

Hogs:

#2 Butchers: 45-55

Sows: 25-40

Boars: $2-$30 cwt.

Feeder Pigs: $75-$90 cwt.

Feeder Shoats: 70-100

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $75-$120 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $30-$90 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 150-180

Small & Thin: 130-160

Wethers: 100-170

Billies: 70-120

Barb. Ewes (Young) $50-$65 hd.

Small & Old Ewes: $40-$50 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 130-150

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 100-120

Barb. Bucks: $100-$200 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $60-$70 cwt.

Lambs: 110-160
 

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