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Atascosa
Date of Sale: 5-7-13
Cattle and calves: 550
Steers:
Medium, Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lbs.: 180-215
300-400 lbs.: 160-180
400-500 lbs.: 145-160
500-600 lbs.: 130-150
600-700 lbs.: 120-139
700-800 lbs.: 105-127
800-900 lbs.: 90-110
Heifers:
Medium, Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lbs.: 155-170
300-400 lbs.: 150-165
400-500 lbs.: 130-155
500-600 lbs.: 120-140
600-700 lbs.: 110-130
700-800 lbs.: 105-120
800-900 lbs.: 90-100
Slaughter Bulls:
1,135-1,800 lbs.: 85-96.50
Slaughter Cows:
900-1,250 lbs.: 75-84
600-900 lbs.: 65-75
Fat: 62-75
Bred Cows:
850-1,200 lbs.: $900-$1,275
Cow/Calf Pairs: $1,350

Gonzales
Date: 5-11-13
Volume: 466
Compared to our last sale: Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady. Packer cows sold steady to $1 higher.
Stocker-feeder steers:
Medium and large frame No. 1:
150-300 lbs. 195-245
300-400 lbs. 175-195
400-500 lbs. 155-175
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. 140-147
500-600 lbs. 126-135
600-700 lbs. 119-125
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-$1,150
Pairs: $1,050-$1,475

Karnes City
Date: 5-11-13
Head Count: 263
Cattle: 211; Goats & Other: 52
Market was strong/very active on calves. Active on cows.
Average price (High price)
Steers:
200-300 lbs. 185 (205)
300-400 lbs. 165 (180)
400-500 lbs. 155 (170)
500-600 lbs. 145 (165)
600-700 lbs. 135 (145)
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: $1,075/hd ($1,430/hd)
Pairs: $1,200 ($1,375)
Packer Cows:
No. 1: 78 (89)
No. 2: 73 (76)
Bulls: 90 (98)
Goats (per head):
Kids:
25-50 lbs. $40 ($70)
50-100 lbs. $65 ($105)
Nannies: $80 ($125)
Billies: $95 ($170)
Sheep: $60 ($105)
Rams: $115 ($205)
Swine:
Piglets (per head): $45 ($75)
Tops: 38 (48)
Sows: 30 (38)
Boars: 10 (20)

Karnes Co.
Date: 5-9-13
Cattle on hand: 436
Market softer stronger compared to last week.
Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:
No. 1 Calves:
200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 177-215, Heifers 160-180
300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 155-173, Heifers 153-160
400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 143-155, Heifers 138-155
500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 134-146, Heifers 127-141
600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 123-135, Heifers 116-125
Stocker Cows: (10 head)
Good cows, heifers: $880-$1,040
Medium cows, heifers: $600-$800
Good cow/calf pairs: $1,200
Packer Cows: (120 head)
Higher dressing utility and cutters: 84-90.50
Lower dressing utility and cutters: 74-83
Lightweight canners: 55-73
Packer Bulls:
Heavyweight: No test

Nixon
Date: 5-6-13
Cattle on Hand: 624
Sheep or Goats: 1
Steers:
200-300 lbs.:
163-173-230
300-400 lbs.:
149-159-179
400-500 lbs.:
141-151-177
500-600 lbs.:
128-138-154
600-700 lbs.:
122-132-145
700-800 lbs.:
108-118-135
Heifers:
200-300 lbs.:
142-152-190
300-400 lbs.:
151-161-280
400-500 lbs.:
128-138-175
500-600 lbs.:
120-130-146
600-700 lbs.:
111-121-190
700-800 lbs.:
116-126-185
Slaughter Cows: 52-85
Slaughter Bulls: 83-98.50
Stocker Cows: $650-$1,200
Pairs: $530-$1,500
NOTICE: Nixon Livestock will be closed May 27 in observance of Memorial Day.
Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin
Date: 5-8-13
Cattle-540; Horses-5; Sheep & Goats-610
The market was active. Heifers fully steady; Steers $2-$4 lower; Packer Cows and Bulls fully steady.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 180-212
300-400 lb. 160-175
400-500 lb. 135-156
500-600 lb. 130-151
600-700 lb. 120-132
700-850 lb. 116-124
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 170-190
300-400 lb. 150-168
400-500 lb. 140-155
500-600 lb. 130-142
600-750 lb. 120-133
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 80-90
Cutters: 74-82
Canners: 60-72
Palpated Cows (Young): $1,030-$1,140
Middle Aged: 75-85
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 98-105
Light & Low Yielding: 85-94
Feeder Bulls: 95-120
Horses:
Heavy Fat: $250-$300 hd.
Light Fat: $100-$150 hd.
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $80-$125 hd.
Thin & Old Nannies: $30-$75 hd.
Kid Goats (fat): 180-205
Small & Thin: 130-170
Wethers: 120-190
Billies: 85-130
Barb. Ewes (Young) $40-$55 hd.
Thin & Old Ewes: $15-$30 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 160-200
Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 120-150
Barb. Bucks: $150-$400 hd.
Wooled Ewes: $62-$70 cwt.
Wooled Bucks: $50-$70 cwt.
Lambs: 130-160
Dorper Lambs: 180-210
 

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