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Atascosa
Date of Sale: 5-14-13
Cattle and calves: 345
Compared to last week:
Steers:
Medium, Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lbs.: 185-217
300-400 lbs.: 165-180
400-500 lbs.: 140-159
500-600 lbs.: 125-141
600-700 lbs.: 115-135
700-800 lbs.: 105-123
800-900 lbs.: 95-113
Heifers:
Medium, Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lbs.: 170-185
300-400 lbs.: 150-165
400-500 lbs.: 130-195
500-600 lbs.: 115-135
600-700 lbs.: 110-124
700-800 lbs.: 100-119
800-900 lbs.: 85-105
Slaughter Bulls:
1,500-1,950 lbs.: 90-95
950-1,150 lbs.: 82-91
Slaughter Cows:
950-1,300 lbs.: 75-84
600-850 lbs.: 60-75
Fat: 67-76
Bred Cows:
850-1,250 lbs.: $900-$1,250

Gonzales
Date: 5-18-13
Volume: 802
Compared to our last sale: Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady to $1-$2 lower. Packer cows sold steady to $1 higher.
Stocker-feeder steers:
Medium and large frame No. 1:
150-300 lbs. 185-235
300-400 lbs. 175-185
400-500 lbs. 150-165
500-600 lbs. 135-140
600-700 lbs. 128-131
700-800 lbs. 120-124
Stocker-feeder heifers:
Medium and large frame No.1:
150-300 lbs. 170-210
300-400 lbs. 155-165
400-500 lbs. 138-147
500-600 lbs. 123-135
600-700 lbs. 115-119
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: 94-101; 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: 5-18-13
Head Count: 588
Cattle: 378; Goats & Other: 210
Market was steady on calves. Active on cows.
Average price (High price)
Steers:
200-300 lbs. 170 (205)
300-400 lbs. 155 (172)
400-500 lbs. 150 (165)
500-600 lbs. 138 (155)
600-700 lbs. 125 (140)
More than 700 lbs. 120 (128)
Heifers:
200-300 lbs. 165 (195)
300-400 lbs. 150 (165)
400-500 lbs. 135 (158)
500-600 lbs. 128 (145)
600-700 lbs. 120 (130)
More than 700 lbs. 110 (120)
Stocker Cows:
Bred Cows: $1,010/hd ($1,250/hd)
Pairs: $1,175 ($1,325)
Packer Cows:
No. 1: 80 (94)
No. 2: 72 (80)
Bulls: 96 (104)
Goats (per head):
Kids:
25-50 lbs. $40 ($60)
50-100 lbs. $65 ($90)
Nannies: $70 ($120)
Billies: $95 ($170)
Sheep: $35 ($80)
Rams: $85 ($170)
Swine:
Piglets (per head): $45 ($60)
Tops: 45 (48)
Sows: 35 (38)
Boars: 10 (20)

Karnes Co.
Date: 5-16-13
Cattle on hand: 290
Market steady compared to last week.
Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:
No. 1 Calves:
200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 180-205, Heifers 162-181
300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 152-170, Heifers 148-161
400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 142-160, Heifers 135-174
500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 133-145, Heifers 127-145
600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 123-131, Heifers 116-122
Stocker Cows: (1 hd)
Good cows, heifers: $1,080
Packer Cows: (32 hd)
Higher dressing utility and cutters: 84-91
Lower dressing utility and cutters: 74-83
Lightweight canners: 60-73
Packer Bulls: (9 hd)
Heavyweight: 95-100
Utility & canners: 85-92
Lightweight: 70

Seguin
Date: 5-15-13
Cattle-431; Hogs-166; Horses-6; Sheep & Goats-647
Receipts curtailed due to weather. Steers and heifers fully steady with last week’s market. Packer cows and bulls $1-$2 higher.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 180-230
300-400 lb. 150-187
400-500 lb. 135-157
500-600 lb. 130-155
600-700 lb. 120-136
700-850 lb. 110-124
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 160-200
300-400 lb. 145-177
400-500 lb. 135-152
500-600 lb. 125-142
600-750 lb. 115-130
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 82-92
Cutters: 74-80
Canners: 62-70
Palpated Cows (Young): $1,000-$1,270
Middle Aged: 80-100
Cow & Calf Pairs: $710-$1,425
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 96-105
Light & Low Yielding: 85-95
Feeder Bulls: 95-117
Horses:
Heavy/Fat: $250-$260
Thin: $55-$70 hd.
Hogs:
#1 Butchers: 60-65
#2 Butchers: 55-60
Sows: 35-50
Boars: $10-$30 cwt.
Feeder Pigs: $20-$30 hd.
Feeder Shoats: 80-115
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $80-$115 hd.
Thin & Old Nannies: $30-$65 hd.
Kid Goats (fat): 160-195
Small & Thin: 130-170
Wethers: 120-175
Billies: 95-115
Barb. Ewes (Young) $40-$50 hd.
Small & Old Ewes: $30-$40 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 150-170
Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 110-140
Barb. Bucks: $150-$525 hd.
Wooled Ewes: $50-$60 cwt.
Lambs: 110-150
 

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