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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 12-11-12

Cattle and calves: 613

Steers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 170-220

300-400 lbs.: 160-214

400-500 lbs.: 140-170

500-600 lbs.: 130-150

600-700 lbs.: 125-139

700-800 lbs.: 120-135

800-900 lbs.: 105-132

Heifers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 155-170

300-400 lbs.: 135-155

400-500 lbs.: 125-145

500-600 lbs.: 120-132

600-700 lbs.: 110-128

700-800 lbs.: 100-125

800-900 lbs.: 90-115

Slaughter Bulls:

1,400-1,975 lbs.: 85-91

900-1,450 lbs.: 80-110

Slaughter Cows:

1,000-1,300 lbs.: 70-80

850-1,000 lbs.: 58-75

Fat: 63-73

Bred Cows:

950-1,150 lbs.: $1,000-$1,225

Cow/Calf Pairs:

700-1,150 lbs.: $600-$1,150

Karnes City

Date: 12-15-12

Head Count: 496

Cattle: 408; Goats & other: 88

Market was stronger and active.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 175 (230)

300-400 lbs. 160 (200)

400-500 lbs. 155 (180)

500-600 lbs. 138 (170)

600-700 lbs. 130 (150)

More than 700 lbs. 120 (135)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 155 (195)

300-400 lbs. 145 (175)

400-500 lbs. 140 (170)

500-600 lbs. 135 (165)

600-700 lbs. 120 (132)

More than 700 lbs. 105 (125)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $1,150/hd. ($1,325/hd.)

Pairs: $1,275 ($1,450)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 72 (78)

No. 2: 62 (72)

Bulls: 88 (93)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $55 ($90)

50-100 lbs. $85 ($150)

Nannies: $90 ($145)

Billies: $95 ($145)

Sheep: $65 ($105)

Rams: $85 ($165)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $45 ($90)

Top Hogs: 55 (75)

Sows: 55 (75)

Boars: 10 (25)

NOTICE: Next sale is Jan. 5.

Karnes Co.

Date: 12-13-12

Cattle on hand: 590

Market stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 195-225, Heifers 169-212

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 175-212.50, Heifers 142-160

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 150-175, Heifers 139-170

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 137-150, Heifers 131-148

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 132-141, Heifers 123-131

Stocker Cows:

Good cows, heifers: $1,130-$1,475

Medium cows, heifers: $975-$1,050

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,200-$1,575

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 79-86

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 72-78

Lightweight canners: 67-71

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 80-87

Utility & canners: 73-79

Lightweight canners: 69-72

Nixon

Date: 12-10-12

Cattle on Hand: 1,179

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

151-161-215

300-400 lbs.:

150-160-200

400-500 lbs.:

136-146-174

500-600 lbs.:

126-136-151

600-700 lbs.:

117-127-136

700-800 lbs.:

112-122-129

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

139-149-175

300-400 lbs.:

126-136-158

400-500 lbs.:

118-128-175

500-600 lbs.:

108-118-140

600-700 lbs.:

96-106-135

700-800 lbs.:

97-107-128

Slaughter Cows: 45-83

Slaughter Bulls: 84-92

Stocker Cows: $500-$1,083

Pairs: $1,310

NOTICES: Last sale of 2012 was Dec. 17; First sale of 2013 is Monday, Jan. 7 at 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 12-12-12

Cattle-699; Hogs-393; Horses-27; Sheep & Goats-486

The market was very active with classes of stocker and feeder cattle strong to $1-$3 higher. Packer cows and bulls fully steady.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 190-245

300-400 lb. 170-225

400-500 lb. 145-180

500-600 lb. 130-158

600-700 lb. 120-143

700-850 lb. 115-134

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 180-220

300-400 lb. 140-173

400-500 lb. 140-165

500-600 lb. 120-137

600-750 lb. 110-134

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 74-80

Cutters: 69-76

Canners: 55-65

Palpated Cows (Young): 90-96

Middle Aged: 70-80

Cow & Calf Pairs: $980-$1,020

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 90-100

Light & Low Yielding: 82-90

Feeder Bulls: 90-115

Horses:

Heavy/Fat/Riding: $280-$490

Light/Fat: $100-$200 hd.

Thin Horses: $35-$55 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 70-80

#2 Butchers: 65-68

Sows: 35-60

Boars: $2-$25

Feeder Pigs: $20-$30 hd.

Feeder Shoats: 70-120

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $80-$140 hd.

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

Kid Goats (fat): 170-215

Small & Thin: 140-200

Wethers: 120-200

Billies: 80-120

Pairs: $100-$120

Barb. Ewes (Young) $60-$100 hd.

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

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 140-160

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 130-140

Barb. Bucks: $110-$490 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $70-$75 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $60-$70

Lambs: 120-200
 

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