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Atascosa
Date of Sale: 4-23-13
Cattle and calves: 603
Compared to last week:
Steers:
Medium, Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lbs.: 180-200
300-400 lbs.: 165-180
400-500 lbs.: 145-165
500-600 lbs.: 135-155
600-700 lbs.: 120-135
700-800 lbs.: 110-125
800-900 lbs.: 95-110
Heifers:
Medium, Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lbs.: 155-175
300-400 lbs.: 145-165
400-500 lbs.: 135-154
500-600 lbs.: 120-140
600-700 lbs.: 110-126
700-800 lbs.: 195-110
800-900 lbs.: 80-95
Slaughter Bulls:
1,400-1,750 lbs.: 90-96
Slaughter Cows:
900-1,450 lbs.: 75-83.50
600-900 lbs.: 60-75
Fat: 62-75
Bred Cows:
900-1,400 lbs.: $850-$1,250
Cow/Calf Pairs:
1,300: $1,350

Gonzales
Date: 4-27-13
Volume: 584
Compared to our last sale: Feeder calves and yearlings sold $1-$2 higher. Packer cows sold steady.
Stocker-feeder steers:
Medium and large frame No. 1:
150-300 lbs. 195-245
300-400 lbs. 175-195
400-500 lbs. 160-175
500-600 lbs. 145-150
600-700 lbs. 131-137
700-800 lbs. 120-128
Stocker-feeder heifers:
Medium and large frame No.1:
150-300 lbs. 170-210
300-400 lbs. 160-165
400-500 lbs. 145-150
500-600 lbs. 129-138
600-700 lbs. 124-127
Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 68-73; Cutters: 74-83.50; Canners: 61-68; Low yielding fat cows: 68-72
Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 94-97; 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: 4-27-13
Head Count: 645
Cattle: 514; Goats & Other: 131
Market was stronger on calves. Stronger on cows.
Average price (High price)
Steers:
200-300 lbs. 185 (220)
300-400 lbs. 170 (195)
400-500 lbs. 155 (178)
500-600 lbs. 142 (162)
600-700 lbs. 135 (150)
More than 700 lbs. 115 (128)
Heifers:
200-300 lbs. 175 (195)
300-400 lbs. 155 (190)
400-500 lbs. 142 (165)
500-600 lbs. 132 (145)
600-700 lbs. 120 (140)
More than 700 lbs. 112 (122)
Stocker Cows:
Bred Cows: $950/hd. ($1,175/hd.)
Pairs: $1,125 ($1,350)
Packer Cows:
No. 1: 76 (86)
No. 2: 68 (72)
Bulls: 89 (95)
Goats (per head):
Kids:
25-50 lbs. $40 ($70)
50-100 lbs. $65 ($115)
Nannies: $80 ($165)
Billies: $95 ($140)
Sheep: $60 ($105)
Rams: $115 ($185)
Swine:
Piglets (per head): $45 ($75)
Tops: 35 (40)
Sows: 30 (38)
Boars: 10 (20)

Nixon
Date: 4-22-13
Cattle on Hand: 902
Sheep & Goats: 1
Steers:
200-300 lbs.:
155-165-200
300-400 lbs.:
148-158-177
400-500 lbs.:
138-148-172
500-600 lbs.:
130-140-153
600-700 lbs.:
120-130-143
700-800 lbs.:
107-117-137
Heifers:
200-300 lbs.:
137-147-183
300-400 lbs.:
140-150-172
400-500 lbs.:
130-140-165
500-600 lbs.:
119-129-154
600-700 lbs.:
105-115-144
700-800 lbs.:
95-105-117
Slaughter Cows: 50-85
Slaughter Bulls: 78-101
Stocker Cows: $850-$1,200
Pairs: $860-$1,110
Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin
Date: 4-24-13
Cattle-618; Hogs-287; Horses-2; Sheep & Goats-488
The market was active with a good outlet on all classes. Feeder cattle weighing more than 350 lbs. were $3-$5 higher. Packer cows and bulls steady.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 180-213
300-400 lb. 160-185
400-500 lb. 150-180
500-600 lb. 140-163
600-700 lb. 130-151
700-850 lb. 125-136
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 170-195
300-400 lb. 160-180
400-500 lb. 140-165
500-600 lb. 130-144
600-750 lb. 120-140
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 82-90
Cutters: 74-82
Canners: 60-70
Palpated Cows (Young): $900-$1,275
Middle Aged: 80-90
Cow & Calf Pairs: $900-$1,700
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 90-100
Light & Low Yielding: 85-92
Feeder Bulls: 95-125
Horses:
Heavy/Fat/Riding: $450
Light/Fat: $100 hd.
Hogs:
#1 Butchers: 50-54
#2 Butchers: 45-48
Sows: 28-40
Boars: $5-$30 cwt.
Feeder Pigs: $22-$30 hd.
Feeder Shoats: 80-110
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $85-$125 hd.
Thin & Old Nannies: $30-$70 hd.
Kid Goats (fat): 180-203
Small & Thin: $25-$37.50 hd.
Wethers: 120-180
Billies: 90-125
Barb. Ewes (Young) $40-$50 hd.
Thin & Old Ewes: $30-$40 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 140-165
Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 110-130
Barb. Bucks: $130-$370 hd.
Wooled Ewes: $50-$60 cwt.
Wooled Bucks: $50-$55 cwt.
Lambs: 110-150
 

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