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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 10-23-12

Cattle and calves: 578

Compared to last week:

Steers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 210-230

300-400 lbs.: 180-220

400-500 lbs.: 160-185

500-600 lbs.: 150-175

600-700 lbs.: 130-150

700-800 lbs.: 115-136

800-900 lbs.: 95-120

Heifers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 180-210

300-400 lbs.: 150-185

400-500 lbs.: 140-165

500-600 lbs.: 125-145

600-700 lbs.: 115-127

700-800 lbs.: 100-120

800-900 lbs.: 90-105

Slaughter Bulls:

1,300-2,000 lbs.: 82-93

Slaughter Cows:

950-1,350 lbs.: 72-80

600-900 lbs.: 60-75

Fat: 60-70

Bred Cows:

800-1,100 lbs.: 80-100

Gonzales

Date: 10-27-12

Volume: 822

Compared to our last sale: Calves and yearlings sold $2-$4 higher. Packer cows sold steady.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 235-275

300-400 lbs. 210-225

400-500 lbs. 175-195

500-600 lbs. 142-165

600-700 lbs. 138-140

700-800 lbs. 132-135

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 175-210

300-400 lbs. 145-170

400-500 lbs. 138-152

500-600 lbs. 124-135

600-700 lbs. 120-126

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 70-75; Cutters: 74-81.50; Canners: 58-68; Low yielding fat cows: 67-72

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 91-94.50; lightweights and medium quality: 83-87; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 95-111

Stocker Cows: $850-$1,150

Pairs: $1,050-$1,250

Karnes City

Date: 10-27-12

Head Count: 328 (Cattle: 306; Goats & Other: 22)

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 185 (225)

300-400 lbs. 180 (205)

400-500 lbs. 155 (200)

500-600 lbs. 140 (170)

600-700 lbs. 132 (150)

More than 700 lbs. 115 (130)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 170 (200)

300-400 lbs. 155 (185)

400-500 lbs. 136 (160)

500-600 lbs. 125 (138)

600-700 lbs. 125 (135)

More than 700 lbs. 115 (120)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $1,050/hd ($1,275/hd)

Pairs: $1,250 ($1,500)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 72 (82)

No. 2: 65 (70)

Bulls: 88 (95)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $55 ($90)

50-100 lbs. $80 ($150)

Nannies: $115 ($200)

Billies: $95 ($175)

Sheep: $55 ($85)

Rams: $125 ($275)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $30 ($65)

Top Hogs: 45 (52)

Sows: 28 (32)

Boars: 8 (15)

Karnes Co.

Date: 10-25-12

Cattle on hand: 312

Market steady compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 198-235, Heifers 174-195

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 190-225, Heifers 153-195

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 173-210, Heifers 149-220

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 144-183, Heifers 130-155

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 132-152, Heifers 119-130

700-800 lb. Steers & bulls 127-134

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: $1,000-$1,200

Medium cows and heifers: $800-$900

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,400

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 75-85

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 70-74

Lightweight canners: 61-70

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 88-94

Utility & canners: 82-88

Nixon

Date: 10-22-12

Cattle on Hand: 935

Sheep & Goats: 9

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

189-199-255

300-400 lbs.:

170-180-228

400-500 lbs.:

151-161-200

500-600 lbs.:

138-148-171

600-700 lbs.:

121-131-157

700-800 lbs.:

110-120-138

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

158-168-220

300-400 lbs.:

152-162-213

400-500 lbs.:

132-142-215

500-600 lbs.:

121-131-215

600-700 lbs.:

112-122-155

700-800 lbs.:

105-115-124

Slaughter Cows: 60-82

Slaughter Bulls: 80-95

Stocker Cows: $750-$1,100

Pairs: $1,350

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 10-24-12

Cattle-590; Hogs-413; Horses-5; Sheep & Goats-456

The market was active and steady on all classes. Quality not as deep as last week.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 200-232

300-400 lb. 185-220

400-500 lb. 170-199

500-600 lb. 155-185

600-700 lb. 140-158

700-850 lb. 120-140

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 185-210

300-400 lb. 170-207

400-500 lb. 150-172

500-600 lb. 140-175

600-750 lb. 115-135

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 72-82

Cutters: 68-74

Canners: 60-70

Palpated Cows (Young): $900-$1,290

Middle Aged: 75-89

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 90-102

Light & Low Yielding: 85-92

Horses:

Heavy/Fat/Riding: $480

Light Fat: $150-$200 hd.

Thin: $60-$100 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: $60-$70 cwt.

#2 Butchers: 54-58

Sows: 25-50

Boars: 5-30

Feeder Pigs: 75-100

Feeder Shoats: 70-90

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $90-$150 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $50-$100 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 180-250

Small & Thin: 125-180

Wethers: 160-210

Billies: 90-150

Barb. Ewes (Young) $60-$70 hd.

Thin & Old Ewes: $45-$60 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 135-170

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): $25-$40 hd.

Barb. Bucks: $125-$400 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $70-$80 cwt.

Lambs: 140-200
 

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