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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 1-22-13

Cattle and calves: 731

Compared to last week:

Steers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 190-220

300-400 lbs.: 180-215

400-500 lbs.: 165-185

500-600 lbs.: 145-170

600-700 lbs.: 130-145

700-800 lbs.: 125-135

800-900 lbs.: 110-130

Heifers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 170-185

300-400 lbs.: 160-175

400-500 lbs.: 140-160

500-600 lbs.: 130-150

600-700 lbs.: 120-138

700-800 lbs.: 115-130

800-900 lbs.: 100-120

Slaughter Bulls:

1,400-1,950 lbs.: 88-96

900-1,400 lbs.: 80-86

Slaughter Cows:

950-1,250 lbs.: 74-81.50

600-900 lbs.: 60-74

Fat: 68-74

Bred Cows:

800-1,250 lbs.: $850-$1,625

Cow/Calf Pairs:

900-1,200 lbs.: $1,000-$1,500

Gonzales

Date: 1-26-13

Volume: 994

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady. Packer cows sold steady.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 225-235

300-400 lbs. 195-215

400-500 lbs. 175-185

500-600 lbs. 151-160

600-700 lbs. 136-149

700-800 lbs. 131-134

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 170-210

300-400 lbs. 170-177

400-500 lbs. 148-168

500-600 lbs. 131-140

600-700 lbs. 122-124

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 68-72; Cutters: 75-83; Canners: 61-67; Low yielding fat cows: 68-76

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 91-100; lightweights and medium quality: 84-89; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 91-105

Stocker Cows: $950-$1,450

Pairs: $1,050-$1,525



Karnes City

Date: 1-26-13

Head Count: 574

Cattle: 402; Goats & Other: 172

Market was very strong, active.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 185 (230)

300-400 lbs. 180 (210)

400-500 lbs. 165 (195)

500-600 lbs. 142 (170)

600-700 lbs. 132 (155)

More than 700 lbs. 120 (140)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 155 (200)

300-400 lbs. 155 (190)

400-500 lbs. 140 (170)

500-600 lbs. 130 (145)

600-700 lbs. 125 (140)

More than 700 lbs. 120 (135)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $950/hd ($1,225/hd)

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

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 75 (86)

No. 2: 65 (72)

Bulls: 88 (95)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $45 ($75)

50-100 lbs. $75 ($135)

Nannies: $80 ($110)

Billies: $95 ($160)

Sheep: $70 ($130)

Rams: $115 ($235)

Swine:

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

Tops: 48 (52)

Sows: 28 (35)

Boars: 10 (15)

Karnes Co.

Date: 1-24-13

Cattle on hand: 355

Market steady compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 195-215, Heifers 173-180

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 182-210, Heifers 165-210

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 172-195, Heifers 158-194

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 146-167, Heifers 133-142

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 135-146, Heifers 119-129

Stocker Cows:

Good cows, heifers: $940-$1,020

Medium cows, heifers: $800-$900

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,100-$1,300

Medium cow/calf pairs: $800-$1,050

Packer Cows: (50 hd)

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 72-80

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 68-71

Lightweight canners: 61-67

Packer Bulls: (5 hd)

Heavyweight: 90-96

Utility & canners: 84-89

Lightweight canners: 79-83

Nixon

Date: 1-21-13

Cattle on Hand: 880

(130 Cows; 10 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

188-198-230

300-400 lbs.:

171-181-225

400-500 lbs.:

149-159-198

500-600 lbs.:

137-147-171

600-700 lbs.:

120-130-146

700-800 lbs.:

109-119-133

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

172-182-220

300-400 lbs.:

155-165-210

400-500 lbs.:

135-145-215

500-600 lbs.:

125-135-178

600-700 lbs.:

115-125-145

700-800 lbs.:

104-114-123

Slaughter Cows: 55-85

Slaughter Bulls: 86-97

Stocker Cows: $800-$1,825

Pairs: $900-$1,475

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 1-23-13

Cattle-849; Hogs-326; Horses-11; Sheep & Goats-597

The quality was very good on stocker and feeder cattle. The market was active with all classes steady except heavy fleshy feeder cattle over 600 lbs. They were $2-$3 lower.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 200-230

300-400 lb. 180-227

400-500 lb. 160-190

500-600 lb. 145-172

600-700 lb. 135-150

700-850 lb. 125-142

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 170-185

300-400 lb. 165-182

400-500 lb. 150-165

500-600 lb. 140-165

600-750 lb. 120-152

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 75-85

Cutters: 72-78

Canners: 60-72

Palpated Cows (Young): $1,000-$1,700

Middle Aged: $800-$1,000

Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,060-$2,000

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 92-100

Light & Low Yielding: 88-95

Feeder Bulls: 95-120

Horses:

Heavy/Fat: $270-$390 hd.

Light/Fat: $150-$170 hd.

Thin: $15-$50 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 62-65

#2 Butchers: 52-60

Sows: 30-52

Boars: $3-$25

Feeder Pigs: $19-$25 hd.

Feeder Shoats: 70-90

Sheep & Goats:

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

Thin & Old Nannies: $40-$90 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 190-222

Small & Thin: 150-180

Wethers: 120-200

Billies: 90-120

Barb. Ewes (Young) $60-$80 hd.

Small & Old Ewes: $40-$55 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 150-180

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 130-150

Barb. Bucks: $125-$350 hd.

Wooled Bucks: $70-$90 cwt.

Lambs: 110-200
 

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