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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 4-9-13

Cattle and calves: 564

Steers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 175-205

300-400 lbs.: 170-185

400-500 lbs.: 160-175

500-600 lbs.: 145-160

600-700 lbs.: 130-140

700-800 lbs.: 115-130

800-900 lbs.: 100-118

Heifers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 165-180

300-400 lbs.: 150-165

400-500 lbs.: 135-154

500-600 lbs.: 125-145

600-700 lbs.: 110-135

700-800 lbs.: 100-125

800-900 lbs.: 85-110

Slaughter Bulls:

1,400-2,100 lbs.: 90-96

1,050-1,375 lbs.: 85-92

Slaughter Cows:

900-1,400 lbs.: 75-82.50

600-850 lbs.: 59-75

Fat: 65-75

Bred Cows:

900-1,200 lbs.: $950-$1,100

Cow/Calf Pairs:

1,100-1,450 lbs.: $1,000-$1,350

Gonzales

Date: 4-13-13

Volume: 820

Compared to our last sale: Feeder calves and yearlings sold $1-$2 lower. Packer cows sold $1-$2 lower.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 210-255

300-400 lbs. 180-210

400-500 lbs. 165-175

500-600 lbs. 141-160

600-700 lbs. 131-138

700-800 lbs. 126-128

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 180-210

300-400 lbs. 165-170

400-500 lbs. 152-160

500-600 lbs. 128-145

600-700 lbs. 123-126

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 68-72; Cutters: 74-83; Canners: 61-68; Low yielding fat cows: 68-72

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 94-100; lightweights and medium quality: 84-91; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 91-105

Stocker Cows: $950-$1,100

Pairs: $1,050-$1,450

Karnes City

Date: 4-13-13

Head Count: 595

Cattle: 470; Goats & Other: 125

Market was strong on calves. Steady on cows.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 190 (215)

300-400 lbs. 160 (190)

400-500 lbs. 145 (175)

500-600 lbs. 140 (165)

600-700 lbs. 130 (142)

More than 700 lbs. 120 (135)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 175 (202)

300-400 lbs. 155 (170)

400-500 lbs. 140 (155)

500-600 lbs. 130 (148)

600-700 lbs. 122 (130)

More than 700 lbs. 115 (122)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $1,000/hd. ($1,200/hd)

Pairs: $1,150 ($1,325)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 76 (88)

No. 2: 71 (75)

Bulls: 88 (95)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $55 ($70)

50-100 lbs. $95 ($150)

Nannies: $85 ($165)

Billies: $95 ($165)

Sheep: $60 ($130)

Rams: $115 ($185)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $45 ($75)

Tops: 38 (45)

Sows: 30 (38)

Boars: 10 (20)

Karnes Co.

Date: 4-11-13

Cattle on hand: 431

Market steady compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 110-202.50, Heifers 162-230

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 170-184, Heifers 155-180

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 165-181, Heifers 141-154

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 139-155, Heifers 131-141

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 130-142, Heifers 118-127

Stocker Cows:

Good cows, heifers: $975-$1,125

Medium cows, heifers: $850-$950

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,200-$1,425

Medium cow/calf pairs: $1,000-$1,175

Common cow/calf pairs: $800-$900

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 82-90

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 74-81

Lightweight canners: 65-73

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 96-104

Utility & canners: 90-95

Light weight canner bulls: 82-89

Seguin

Date: 4-10-13

Cattle-500; Hogs-130; Horses-14; Sheep & Goats-822

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 200-240

300-400 lb. 180-195

400-500 lb. 150-182

500-600 lb. 140-160

600-700 lb. 125-141

700-850 lb. 120-132

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 180-220

300-400 lb. 160-175

400-500 lb. 150-167

500-600 lb. 130-148

600-750 lb. 115-128

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 80-88

Cutters: 74-80

Canners: 61-72

Palpated Cows (Young): $900-$1,000

Middle Aged: $800-$970

Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,180-$1,375

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 95-100

Light & Low Yielding: 85-90

Feeder Bulls: 90-120

Horses:

Heavy/Fat: $200-$360

Light/Fat: $100-$150

Thin: $45-$100 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 45-50

#2 Butchers: 42-43

Sows: 25-35

Boars: $5-$25 cwt.

Feeder Pigs: $25-$30 hd.

Feeder Shoats: 90-110

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $80-$140 hd.

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

Kid Goats (fat): 170-225

Small & Thin: 140-190

Wethers: 120-180

Billies: 80-125

Pairs: $60-$70

Barb. Ewes (Young) $45-$60 hd.

Small & Old Ewes: $30-$40 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 160-200

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 120-150

Barb. Bucks: $100-$160 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $50-$60 cwt.

Lambs: 110-140

Dorper Lambs: 180-225
 

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