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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 12-4-12

Cattle and calves: 808

Steers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 180-210

300-400 lbs.: 160-190

400-500 lbs.: 135-150

500-600 lbs.: 120-138

600-700 lbs.: 110-135

700-800 lbs.: 105-125

800-900 lbs.: 95-115

Heifers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 140-160

300-400 lbs.: 130-150

400-500 lbs.: 120-130

500-600 lbs.: 110-125

600-700 lbs.: 100-120

700-800 lbs.: 90-105

800-900 lbs.: 80-100

Slaughter Bulls:

1,400-2,100 lbs.: 84-90

950-1,400 lbs.: 80-90

Slaughter Cows:

950-1,600 lbs.: 70-79

750-1,100 lbs.: 68-77

Fat: 60-70

Bred Cows: $950-$1,100

Cow/Calf Pairs: $1,200

Gonzales

Date: 12-8-12

Volume: 1,257

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady to $1-$3 higher. Packer cows sold steady to $1 lower.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 210-225

300-400 lbs. 175-190

400-500 lbs. 165-175

500-600 lbs. 132-155

600-700 lbs. 128-134

700-800 lbs. 124-127

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 170-195

300-400 lbs. 160-170

400-500 lbs. 138-150

500-600 lbs. 124-135

600-700 lbs. 119-123

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 67-70; Cutters: 74-80; Canners: 54-66; Low yielding fat cows: 67-73.50

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 89-99.50; lightweights and medium quality: 83-87; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 91-105

Stocker Cows: $850-$1,100

Pairs: $1,050-$1,250

Karnes City

Date: 12-8-12

Head Count: 1,147

Cattle: 1,012; Goats & Other: 135

Market was stronger and active.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 165 (210)

300-400 lbs. 160 (190)

400-500 lbs. 150 (185)

500-600 lbs. 135 (170)

600-700 lbs. 130 (145)

More than 700 lbs. 120 (132)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 155 (200)

300-400 lbs. 140 (185)

400-500 lbs. 135 (215)

500-600 lbs. 130 (140)

600-700 lbs. 120 (135)

More than 700 lbs. 110 (125)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $1,425/hd. ($1,850/hd.)

Pairs: $1,350 ($2,400)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 70 (78)

No. 2: 62 (68)

Bulls: 84 (90)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $55 ($90)

50-100 lbs. $85 ($150)

Nannies: $90 ($120)

Billies: $95 ($145)

Sheep: $65 ($105)

Rams: $85 ($165)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $35 ($60)

Tops: 52 (60)

Sows: 40 (50)

Boars: 10 (20)

Karnes Co.

Date: 12-6-12

Cattle on hand: 725

Market steady compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 170-215, Heifers 165-220

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 165-205, Heifers 136-180

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 146-188, Heifers 129-156

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 131-145, Heifers 125-147

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 126-148.50, Heifers 116-129

Stocker Cows:

Good cows and heifers: 100-133

Medium cows, heifers: 80-90

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,000-$1,290

Packer Cows: (68 head)

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 80-88

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 74-79

Lightweight canners: 69-73

Packer Bulls: (4 head)

Heavyweight: 80-87

Utility & canners: 72-79

Lightweight canners: 68-71

Nixon

Date: 12-3-12

Cattle on Hand: 1,555

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

166-176-220

300-400 lbs.:

149-159-215

400-500 lbs.:

130-140-178

500-600 lbs.:

120-130-150

600-700 lbs.:

112-122-134

700-800 lbs.:

108-118-129

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

146-156-213

300-400 lbs.:

131-141-180

400-500 lbs.:

122-132-210

500-600 lbs.:

114-124-160

600-700 lbs.:

107-117-140

700-800 lbs.:

96-106-125

Slaughter Cows: 50-80

Slaughter Bulls: 76-95

Stocker Cows: $760-$1,116

Pairs: $960-$1,635

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

NOTICES: Last sale of 2012 will be Monday, Dec. 17; First sale of 2013 is Monday, Jan. 7.

Seguin

Date: 12-5-12

Cattle-843; Hogs-44; Horses-5; Sheep & Goats-670

The market was very active on all classes of stocker and feeder cattle. Heifers $1-$3 higher. Steers more than 450 lbs. $2-$3 higher. Light steers were $2-$4 lower. Packer cows steady.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 180-220

300-400 lb. 170-207

400-500 lb. 150-185

500-600 lb. 130-150

600-700 lb. 120-136

700-850 lb. 115-125

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

300-400 lb. 170-205

400-500 lb. 140-180

500-600 lb. 120-147

600-750 lb. 110-120

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 72-82

Cutters: 65-70

Canners: 50-65

Palpated Cows (Young): $950-$1,100

Middle Aged: 75-89

Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,010-$1,400

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 90-94

Light & Low Yielding: 80-90

Horses:

Light/Fat: $120-$185 hd.

Thin: $35-$60 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 65-70

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $90-$130 hd.

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

Kid Goats (fat): 180-200

Small & Thin: 130-170

Wethers: 130-180

Billies: 80-110

Barb. Ewes (Young) $55-$70 hd.

Small & Old Ewes: $40-$60 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 140-160

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

Barb. Bucks: $110-$725 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $60-$70 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $60-$70 cwt.

Lambs: 125-170
 

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