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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 4-30-13

Cattle and calves: 458

Steers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 185-225

300-400 lbs.: 165-185

400-500 lbs.: 150-165

500-600 lbs.: 135-150

600-700 lbs.: 120-135

700-800 lbs.: 105-125

800-900 lbs.: 90-120

Heifers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 160-185

300-400 lbs.: 155-170

400-500 lbs.: 135-150

500-600 lbs.: 125-140

600-700 lbs.: 115-125

700-800 lbs.: 100-120

800-900 lbs.: 85-110

Slaughter Bulls:

1,500-2,100 lbs.: 90-101.50

Slaughter Cows:

950-1,350 lbs.: 75-83

600-950 lbs.: 60-78

Fat: 65-75

Bred Cows:

900-1,250 lbs.: $900-$1,250

Cow/Calf Pairs:

1,000-1,300 lbs.: $950-$1,250

Gonzales

Date: 5-4-13

Volume: 490

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. 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: 69-76; Cutters: 74-84.50; Canners: 61-68; Low yielding fat cows: 68-76

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-$1,250

Pairs: $1,050-$1,650

Karnes City

Date: 5-4-13

Head Count: 363

Cattle: 268; Goats & Other: 95

Market was strong/very active on calves. Active on cows.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 175 (210)

300-400 lbs. 168 (180)

400-500 lbs. 155 (170)

500-600 lbs. 150 (165)

600-700 lbs. 140 (150)

More than 700 lbs. 120 (128)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 175 (195)

300-400 lbs. 150 (168)

400-500 lbs. 150 (165)

500-600 lbs. 135 (150)

600-700 lbs. 125 (135)

More than 700 lbs. 115 (122)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $1,000/hd ($1,250 hd)

Pairs: $1,250 ($1,375)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 79 (87)

No. 2: 72 (78)

Bulls: 95 (103)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $40 ($70)

50-100 lbs. $65 ($105)

Nannies: $80 ($165)

Billies: $95 ($140)

Sheep: $60 ($105)

Rams: $115 ($205)

Swine:

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

Tops: 38 (48)

Sows: 30 (38)

Boars: 10 (20)

Karnes Co.

Date: 5-2-13

Cattle on hand: 235

Market softer compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 173-195, Heifers 175-212.50

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 147-171, Heifers 148-174

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 150-166, Heifers 144-165

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 136-155, Heifers 128-141

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 127-133, Heifers 122-131

Stocker Cows:

Good cows, heifers: $900-$1,075

Medium cows, heifers: $610-$800

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,100-$1,575

Medium cow/calf pairs: $1,000-$1,030

Common cow/calf pairs: $830-$930

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 84-92

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 74-83

Lightweight canners: 61-74

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 97-101.50

Utility & canners: 80-80.50

Lightweight canner bulls: 69

Nixon

Date: 4-29-13

Cattle on Hand: 533

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

171-181-220

300-400 lbs.:

159-169-198

400-500 lbs.:

147-157-174

500-600 lbs.:

129-139-158

600-700 lbs.:

120-130-143

700-800 lbs.:

109-119-122

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

157-167-220

300-400 lbs.:

148-158-178

400-500 lbs.:

132-142-180

500-600 lbs.:

123-133-152

600-700 lbs.:

108-118-131

700-800 lbs.:

116 (1 hd.)

Slaughter Cows: 50-85

Slaughter Bulls: 81-97

Stocker Cows: $850-$1,250

Pairs: $1,125-$1,810

NOTICE: Nixon Livestock will be closed May 27 in observance of Memorial Day.

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 5-1-13

Cattle-495; Horses-17; Sheep & Goats-830

The quality was good, but a high percentage of calves were very fleshy. The market was active but fleshy calves were under some pressure. Cows and bulls fully steady.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 180-215

300-400 lb. 165-180

400-500 lb. 150-165

500-600 lb. 145-160

600-700 lb. 125-145

700-850 lb. 120-130

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 170-200

300-400 lb. 160-180

400-500 lb. 140-155

500-600 lb. 130-154

600-750 lb. 120-130

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 82-90

Cutters: 74-80

Canners: 55-70

Palpated Cows (Young): 90-100

Middle Aged: $800-$950

Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,070-$1,475

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 95-102

Light & Low Yielding: 85-92

Feeder Bulls: 95-120

Horses:

Heavy/Fat: $200-$230 hd

Light/Fat: $100-$170 hd.

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $80-$115 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $40-$75 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 160-180

Small & Thin: 130-155

Wethers: 115-160

Billies: 105-120

Barb. Ewes (Young) $30-$60 hd.

Thin & Old Ewes: $25-$40 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 130-150

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 115-130

Barb. Bucks: $100-$150 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $50-$65 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $50-$75 cwt.

Lambs: 105-150

Dorpers: 160-200
 

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