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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 1-8-13

Cattle and calves: 656

Steers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 190-220

300-400 lbs.: 170-205

400-500 lbs.: 160-180

500-600 lbs.: 140-165

600-700 lbs.: 125-140

700-800 lbs.: 115-135

800-900 lbs.: 100-115

Heifers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 150-165

300-400 lbs.: 145-160

400-500 lbs.: 130-160

500-600 lbs.: 120-145

600-700 lbs.: 115-135

700-800 lbs.: 110-120

800-900 lbs.: 95-110

Slaughter Bulls:

1,400-1,850 lbs.: 95-101

Slaughter Cows:

1,050-1,480 lbs.: 75-87

750-1,100 lbs.: 60-75

Bred Cows:

900-1,150 lbs.: $850-$1,175

Cow/Calf Pairs:

1,000-1,300 lbs.: $950-$1,100

Gonzales

Date: 1-12-2013

Volume: 1,066

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold $2-$3 higher. Packer cows sold steady.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 210-235

300-400 lbs. 185-205

400-500 lbs. 160-175

500-600 lbs. 145-155

600-700 lbs. 132-136

700-800 lbs. 129-131

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 170-195

300-400 lbs. 164-175

400-500 lbs. 141-160

500-600 lbs. 130-140

600-700 lbs. 122-127

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 68-72; Cutters: 75-89; Canners: 54-66; Low yielding fat cows: 68-76

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 89-100; lightweights and medium quality: 83-87; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 91-105

Stocker Cows: $850-$1,175

Pairs: $1,050-$1,300

Karnes City

Date: 1-12-13

Head Count: 513

Cattle: 395; Goats & Other: 118

Market was strong and active.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 175 (210)

300-400 lbs. 160 (200)

400-500 lbs. 152 (185)

500-600 lbs. 142 (162)

600-700 lbs. 132 (145)

More than 700 lbs. 115 (125)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 155 (195)

300-400 lbs. 155 (180)

400-500 lbs. 142 (172)

500-600 lbs. 130 (155)

600-700 lbs. 125 (140)

More than 700 lbs. 110 (125)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $950/hd ($1,275/hd)

Pairs: $1,200 ($1,350)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 76 (85)

No. 2: 62 (72)

Bulls: 88 (94)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $55 ($90)

50-100 lbs. $85 ($150)

Nannies: $80 ($130)

Billies: $95 ($160)

Sheep: $65 ($160)

Rams: $85 ($165)

Swine:

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

Tops: 45 (58)

Sows: 28 (35)

Boars: 10 (15)

Karnes Co.

Date: 1-10-13

Cattle on hand: 132

Market steady compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 180-195, Heifers 165-180

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 172-190, Heifers 158-170

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 147-171, Heifers 145-160

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 136-145, Heifers 130-135

Stocker Cows: (15)

Good cows, heifers: $1,050-$1,200 (Bred)

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,325 (1 pair)

Packer Cows: (2)

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 68-74

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 62-67

Lightweight canners: 58-61

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 97-100.50

Utility & canners: 90-96

Lightweight canners: 87-89

Nixon

Date: 1-7-13

Cattle on Hand: 865

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

171-181-235

300-400 lbs.:

171-181-220

400-500 lbs.:

153-163-190

500-600 lbs.:

144-154-178

600-700 lbs.:

125-135-157

700-800 lbs.:

111-121-144

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

157-167-193

300-400 lbs.:

144-154-220

400-500 lbs.:

130-140-193

500-600 lbs.:

128-138-177

600-700 lbs.:

118-128-147

700-800 lbs.:

108-118-137

Slaughter Cows: 55-86

Slaughter Bulls: 76-95

Stocker Cows: $800-$1,100

Pairs: $1,225

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