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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 3-5-13

Cattle and calves: 526

Steers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 220-260

300-400 lbs.: 185-210

400-500 lbs.: 165-200

500-600 lbs.: 145-175

600-700 lbs.: 130-145

700-800 lbs.: 115-139

800-900 lbs.: 100-125

Heifers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 180-200

300-400 lbs.: 160-177

400-500 lbs.: 145-170

500-600 lbs.: 130-150

600-700 lbs.: 115-135

700-800 lbs.: 105-130

800-900 lbs.: 95-110

Slaughter Bulls:

920-2,100 lbs.: 96-108.50

Slaughter Cows:

1,000-1,400 lbs.: 82-92

600-900 lbs.: 65-80

Fat: 70-80

Bred Cows:

800-1,350 lbs.: $950-$1,375

Cow/Calf Pairs: $1,100-$1,800

Gonzales

Date: 3-9-13

Volume: 800

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. 185-210

400-500 lbs. 170-180

500-600 lbs. 148-165

600-700 lbs. 137-139

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. 155-160

500-600 lbs. 138-145

600-700 lbs. 126-128

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 68-74; Cutters: 79-94; Canners: 61-67; Low yielding fat cows: 68-76

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 94-112; lightweights and medium quality: 84-91; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 91-105

Stocker Cows: $950-$1,600

Pairs: $1,050-$1,775

Karnes City

Date: 3-9-13

Head Count: 383

Cattle: 268: Goats and other: 115

Market was very strong, active.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 205 (235)

300-400 lbs. 185 (200)

400-500 lbs. 170 (197)

500-600 lbs. 152 (180)

600-700 lbs. 130 (148)

More than 700 lbs. 120 (130)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 180 (205)

300-400 lbs. 160 (195)

400-500 lbs. 155 (180)

500-600 lbs. 135 (155)

600-700 lbs. 130 (140)

More than 700 lbs. 122 (130)

Stocker Cows:

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

Pairs: $1,200 ($1,475)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 81 (93)

No. 2: 75 (80)

Bulls: 97 (105)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $45 ($80)

50-100 lbs. $75 ($150)

Nannies: $85 ($165)

Billies: $90 ($200)

Sheep: $70 ($165)

Rams: $115 ($275)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $45 ($65)

Tops: 42 (50)

Sows: 35 (42)

Boars: 10 (20)

Reminder: Second annual Long Live Cowboys Replacement Sale is set for Saturday, April 6 at noon. For more information visit www.karnescityauction.com.

Nixon

Date: 3-4-13

Cattle on Hand: 530

(105 Cows; 12 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

173-183-245

300-400 lbs.:

174-184-230

400-500 lbs.:

159-169-193

500-600 lbs.:

147-157-185

600-700 lbs.:

129-139-157

700-800 lbs.:

109-119-138

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

171-181-200

300-400 lbs.:

161-171-210

400-500 lbs.:

144-154-200

500-600 lbs.:

127-137-153

600-700 lbs.:

119-129-150

700-800 lbs.:

100-110-120

Slaughter Cows: 50-91

Slaughter Bulls: 87-104

Stocker Cows: $850-$1,200

Pairs: $900-$1,600

NOTICE: Nixon Livestock Commission will be closed Monday, April 1 for Easter.

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 3-6-13

Cattle-775; Hogs-245; Horses-7; Sheep & Goats-875

The market was very active on all classes. Light cattle less than 500 lbs. fully steady. The No. 1 heavy steers and heifers $1-$2 higher. Packer cows and bulls fully steady.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 220-265

300-400 lb. 200-250

400-500 lb. 170-210

500-600 lb. 150-175

600-700 lb. 135-150

700-850 lb. 120-133

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 190-210

300-400 lb. 170-190

400-500 lb. 155-173

500-600 lb. 140-166

600-750 lb. 120-137

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 90-100

Cutters: 80-88

Canners: 60-72

Palpated Cows (Young): $875-$1,300

Middle Aged: 85-95

Cow & Calf Pairs: $760-$1,950

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 100-114

Light & Low Yielding: 92-100

Feeder Bulls: 90-122

Horses:

Heavy/Fat/Riding: $270-$525

Light/Fat: $100-$160 hd.

Thin: $65-$85 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 50

Sows: 30-35

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $85-$150 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $45-$100 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 200-245

Small & Thin: 150-190

Wethers: 110-220

Billies: 100-125

Pairs: $120-$150

Barb. Ewes (Young) $65-$80 hd.

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

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 200-230

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

Barb. Bucks: $150-$300 hd.

Lambs: 90-140

Dorpers: 200-260
 

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