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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 4-2-13

Cattle and calves: 320

Steers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 165-185

300-400 lbs.: 160-175

400-500 lbs.: 150-170

500-600 lbs.: 145-165

600-700 lbs.: 130-145

700-800 lbs.: 115-130

800-900 lbs.: 110-125

Heifers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 160-175

300-400 lbs.: 150-165

400-500 lbs.: 135-150

500-600 lbs.: 125-145

600-700 lbs.: 115-130

700-800 lbs.: 105-120

800-900 lbs.: 90-105

Slaughter Bulls:

1,450-1,900 lbs.: 85-99

Slaughter Cows:

900-1,250 lbs.: 75-85

700-1,050 lbs.: 65-80

Fat: 62-75

Bred Cows:

800-1,200 lbs.: $750-$1,050

Gonzales

Date: 4-6-13

Volume: 736

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. 230-255

300-400 lbs. 185-210

400-500 lbs. 165-180

500-600 lbs. 147-168

600-700 lbs. 137-141

700-800 lbs. 130-133

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 185-210

300-400 lbs. 165-170

400-500 lbs. 152-160

500-600 lbs. 132-145

600-700 lbs. 126-131

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 68-76; Cutters: 79-91; Canners: 61-68; Low yielding fat cows: 68-74

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 97-108; lightweights and medium quality: 84-94; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 91-105

Stocker Cows: $950-$1,100

Pairs: $1,050-$1,450

Karnes City

Date: 4-6-13

Head Count: 1,270

Cattle: 1,158; Goats & other: 112

Market was stronger on calves. Strong on cows.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 190 (225)

300-400 lbs. 170 (190)

400-500 lbs. 165 (182)

500-600 lbs. 150 (175)

600-700 lbs. 138 (155)

More than 700 lbs. 120 (130)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 155 (205)

300-400 lbs. 155 (180)

400-500 lbs. 150 (170)

500-600 lbs. 140 (175)

600-700 lbs. 125 (135)

More than 700 lbs. 115 (130)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $1,325/hd ($2,000/hd)

Pairs: $1,550 ($2,150)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 80 (95)

No. 2: 74 (80)

Bulls: 97 (105)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $65 ($85)

50-100 lbs. $75 ($135)

Nannies: $85 ($135)

Billies: $115 ($175)

Sheep: $70 ($165)

Rams: $115 ($185)

Swine:

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

Tops: 38 (40)

Sows: 30 (38)

Boars: 10 (20)

“Long Live Cowboys” Special Sale was a success! Thank you to all from Karnes City Auction. Report: 665 females and 23 bulls sold.

Karnes Co.

Date: 4-4-13

Cattle on hand: 455

Market stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 196-250, Heifers 176-215

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 171-220, Heifers 153-185

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 157-177, Heifers 148-200

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 141-161, Heifers 138-155

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 132-151, Heifers 125-132

Stocker Cows:

Good cows, heifers: $925-$1,150

Medium cows, heifers: $810-$900

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,150-$1,550

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 88-96

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 74-85

Lightweight canners: 60-67

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 98-106

Utility & canners: 97

Seguin

Date: 4-3-13

Cattle-490; Hogs-10; Horses-25; Sheep & Goats-326

Receipts limited because of excellent rainfall in many areas. Feeder cattle fully $3-$5 higher. Packer cows and bulls steady. Bred cows $25-$50 higher.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

300-400 lb. 180-202

400-500 lb. 160-185

500-600 lb. 150-181

600-700 lb. 140-150

700-850 lb. 120-135

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 160-180

300-400 lb. 150-175

400-500 lb. 140-180

500-600 lb. 130-154

600-750 lb. 120-137

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 80-90

Cutters: 76-84

Canners: 60-75

Palpated Cows (Young): $900-$1,240

Middle Aged: 80-85

Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,230-$1,310

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 98-102

Light & Low Yielding: 90-94

Feeder Bulls: 95-115

Horses:

Heavy/Fat: $210-$300 hd.

Light/Fat: $100-$160 hd.

Thin: $50-$85 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: $50

Sheep & Goats:

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

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

Kid Goats (fat): 190-225

Small & Thin: 150-180

Wethers: 100-180

Billies: 100-130

Barb. Ewes (Young) $50-$65 hd.

Small & Old Ewes: $40-$50 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 160-190

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 140-160

Barb. Bucks: $100-$200 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $50-$60 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $40-$50 cwt.

Lambs: 75-160
 

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