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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 11-6-12

Cattle and calves: 435

Compared to last week:

Steers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 200-230

300-400 lbs.: 170-220

400-500 lbs.: 160-208

500-600 lbs.: 140-160

600-700 lbs.: 125-140

700-800 lbs.: 110-135

800-900 lbs.: 95-119

Heifers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 165-185

300-400 lbs.: 150-170

400-500 lbs.: 135-150

500-600 lbs.: 120-135

600-700 lbs.: 110-127

700-800 lbs.: 100-120

800-900 lbs.: 90-105

Slaughter Bulls:

1,400-1,900 lbs.: 85-93

Slaughter Cows:

1,100-1,400 lbs.: 70-78

750-1,000 lbs.: 60-73

Fat: 60-71

Bred Cows:

850-1,200 lbs.: $900-$1,125

Cow/Calf Pairs:

750-1,450 lbs.: $775-$1,575

Gonzales

Date: 11-10-12

Volume: 1,256

Compared to our last sale:

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

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 235-255

300-400 lbs. 205-225

400-500 lbs. 165-195

500-600 lbs. 140-160

600-700 lbs. 131-138

700-800 lbs. 126-128

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 170-210

300-400 lbs. 145-165

400-500 lbs. 137-142

500-600 lbs. 124-136

600-700 lbs. 119-124

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 70-73; Cutters: 74-81; Canners: 54-66; Low yielding fat cows: 67-71

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 91-93; 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: 11-10-12

Head Count: 695

Cattle: 603; Goats & other: 92

Market was softer in spots.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 175 (210)

300-400 lbs. 165 (205)

400-500 lbs. 155 (195)

500-600 lbs. 135 (165)

600-700 lbs. 125 (140)

More than 700 lbs. 110 (125)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 150 (200)

300-400 lbs. 140 (190)

400-500 lbs. 135 (210)

500-600 lbs. 130 (150)

600-700 lbs. 125 (145)

More than 700 lbs. 105 (125)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $1,050/hd. ($1,300/hd.)

Pairs: $1,250 ($1,400)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 72 (78)

No. 2: 64 (70)

Bulls: 90 (95)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $55 ($90)

50-100 lbs. $85 ($150)

Nannies: $90 ($140)

Billies: $105 ($145)

Sheep: $65 ($125)

Rams: $95 ($185)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $35 ($75)

Tops: 45 (52)

Sows: 28 (35)

Boars: 8 (15)

Notices: No sale Saturday, Nov. 24, in observance of Thanksgiving holiday. Special heifer replacement sale Saturday, Dec. 8 at noon.

Karnes Co.

Date: 11-8-12

Cattle on hand: 544

Market weaker compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 192-215, Heifers 178-213

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 180-223, Heifers 146-170

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 158-193, Heifers 134-187.50

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 138-163, Heifers 125-165

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 126-160, Heifers 116-135

Stocker Cows:

Good cows, heifers: $1,000-$1,040

Medium cows, heifers: $860-$890

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,410

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 75-79

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 72-74

Lightweight canners: 65-71

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 82-90

Nixon

Date: 11-5-12

Cattle on Hand: 657

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

183-193-230

300-400 lbs.:

169-179-215

400-500 lbs.:

150-160-205

500-600 lbs.:

133-143-168

600-700 lbs.:

119-129-147

700-800 lbs.:

111-121-141

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

161-171-215

300-400 lbs.:

138-148-190

400-500 lbs.:

126-136-193

500-600 lbs.:

121-131-163

600-700 lbs.:

114-124-150

700-800 lbs.:

111-121-133

Slaughter Cows: 60-79

Slaughter Bulls: 78-92

Stocker Cows: $748-$1,070

Pairs: $1,270 (1 pair)

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 11-7-12

Cattle-607; Hogs-185; Horses-9; Sheep & Goats-750

The quality of stocker and feeder cattle was very good. The feeder market was $2-$3 higher with packer cows and bulls fully steady.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

300-400 lb. 190-225

400-500 lb. 160-202

500-600 lb. 140-165

600-700 lb. 127-143

700-850 lb. 120-139

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

300-400 lb. 170-192

400-500 lb. 155-170

500-600 lb. 125-150

600-750 lb. 120-136

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 72-80

Cutters: 65-74

Canners: 50-65

Palpated Cows (Young): $975-$1,250

Cow & Calf Pairs: $830-$1,210

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 93-102

Light & Low Yielding: 85-92

Feeder Bulls: 90-120

Horses:

Heavy/Fat: $200-$240 hd.

Light/Fat: $100-$150 hd.

Thin: $15-$100 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 70-75

Sows: 30-35

Feeder Pigs: $15-$20 hd.

Feeder Shoats: 75-80

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $80-$150 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $40-$80 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 180-212

Small & Thin: 130-180

Wethers: 120-180

Billies: 100-125

Pairs: $100-$120

Barb. Ewes (Young) $80-$90 hd.

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

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 120-150

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 120-140

Barb. Bucks: $100-$240 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $60-$70 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $60-$80 cwt.

Lambs: 120-170
 

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