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Gonzales

Date: 2-23-13

Volume: 433

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. 220-255

300-400 lbs. 190-210

400-500 lbs. 175-185

500-600 lbs. 148-170

600-700 lbs. 137-145

700-800 lbs. 133-135

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 185-210

300-400 lbs. 168-175

400-500 lbs. 155-165

500-600 lbs. 138-145

600-700 lbs. 126-131

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 68-74; Cutters: 79-89; Canners: 61-67; Low yielding fat cows: 68-76

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 94-107; lightweights and medium quality: 84-91; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 91-105

Stocker Cows: $950-$1,150

Pairs: $1,050-$1,700

Karnes City

Date: 2-23-13

Head Count: 368

Cattle: 271; Goats & other: 97

Market was very strong and active.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 180 (235)

300-400 lbs. 172 (235)

400-500 lbs. 165 (205)

500-600 lbs. 155 (190)

600-700 lbs. 135 (152)

More than 700 lbs. 120 (145)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 180 (205)

300-400 lbs. 162 (190)

400-500 lbs. 150 (188)

500-600 lbs. 140 (160)

600-700 lbs. 122 (135)

More than 700 lbs. 115 (128)

Stocker Cows:

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

Pairs: $1,225 ($1,475)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 75 (88)

No. 2: 66 (74)

Bulls: 88 (95)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $45 ($90)

50-100 lbs. $75 ($150)

Nannies: $75 ($165)

Billies: $90 ($180)

Sheep: $70 ($130)

Rams: $115 ($275)

Swine:

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

Tops: 48 (55)

Sows: 35 (42)

Boars: 10 (20)

Karnes Co.

Date: 2-21-13

Cattle on hand: 171

Market stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 170-210, Heifers 185-220

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 165-205, Heifers 167-183

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 165-200, Heifers 147-174

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 148-165, Heifers 137-156

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 143-151, Heifers 133-145

Stocker Cows:

Good cows, heifers: $1,000-$1,175

Medium cows, heifers: $875-$975

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,100 (1 pair)

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 82-89.50

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 75-81

Lightweight canners: 68-74

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 97-104.50

Utility & canners: 90-96

Lightweight canners: 82-89

Nixon

Date: 2-18-13

Cattle on Hand: 631

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

195-205-235

300-400 lbs.:

168-178-230

400-500 lbs.:

155-145-230

500-600 lbs.:

145-155-183

600-700 lbs.:

127-137-158

700-800 lbs.:

114-124-133

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

172-182-215

300-400 lbs.:

149-159-240

400-500 lbs.:

135-145-190

500-600 lbs.:

132-142-200

600-700 lbs.:

116-126-145

700-800 lbs.:

103-113-131

Slaughter Cows: 46-84

Slaughter Bulls: 84-95

Stocker Cows: $610-$1,000

Pairs: $1,075-$1,150

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 2-20-13

Cattle-425; Hogs-21; Horses-6; Sheep & Goats-380

Limited receipts because of the promise of rain. Quality not as deep as last week. Stocker and feeder cattle steady on limited offering. Packer cows and bulls fully steady.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 205-235

300-400 lb. 185-230

400-500 lb. 170-230

500-600 lb. 155-195

600-700 lb. 140-180

700-850 lb. 125-150

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 180-200

300-400 lb. 170-192

400-500 lb. 140-167

500-600 lb. 130-150

600-750 lb. 120-137

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 85-95

Cutters: 78-85

Canners: 63-72

Palpated Cows (Young): $1,000-$1,270

Middle Aged: 80-90

Cow & Calf Pairs: $660-$1,400

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 100-105

Light & Low Yielding: 92-98

Feeder Bulls: 100-124

Horses:

Thin: $50-$140 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 56-58

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $100-$190 hd.

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

Kid Goats (fat): 210-230

Small & Thin: 160-190

Wethers: 105-200

Billies: 85-125

Barb. Ewes (Young) $55-$80 hd.

Thin & Old Ewes: $40-$52.50 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 190-220

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 140-170

Barb. Bucks: $150-$400 hd.

Show Lambs: 95-130

Dorper Lambs: 180-250
 

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