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Atascosa
Date of Sale: 5-28-13
Cattle and calves: 297
Compared to last week:
Steers:
Medium, Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lbs.: 185-215
300-400 lbs.: 160-175
400-500 lbs.: 145-161
500-600 lbs.: 130-149
600-700 lbs.: 125-141
700-800 lbs.: 120-132
800-900 lbs.: 105-120
Heifers:
Medium, Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lbs.: 165-185
300-400 lbs.: 145-160
400-500 lbs.: 130-150
500-600 lbs.: 120-139
600-700 lbs.: 110-125
700-800 lbs.: 100-120
800-900 lbs.: 85-115
Slaughter Bulls:
1,150-1,900 lbs.: 85-95
Slaughter Cows:
950-1,400 lbs.: 75-83
600-900 lbs.: 60-75
Fat: 68-72
Bred Cows:
850-1,250 lbs.: $900-$1,300
Cow/Calf Pairs:
900-1,100 lbs.: $800-$1,150

Gonzales
Date: 6-1-13
Volume: 753
Compared to our last sale:
Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady to $1-$2 higher. Packer cows sold steady.
Stocker-feeder steers:
Medium and large frame No. 1:
150-300 lbs. 185-235
300-400 lbs. 170-185
400-500 lbs. 155-165
500-600 lbs. 135-145
600-700 lbs. 128-137
700-800 lbs. 122-125
Stocker-feeder heifers:
Medium and large frame No.1:
150-300 lbs. 170-210
300-400 lbs. 145-165
400-500 lbs. 138-147
500-600 lbs. 128-135
600-700 lbs. 119-124
Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 72-76; Cutters: 75-83; Canners: 61-68; Low yielding fat cows: 69-77
Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 96-103; lightweights and medium quality: 84-94; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 91-105
Stocker Cows: $950-$1,150
Pairs: $1,050-$1,475

Karnes City
Date: 6-1-13
Head Count: 390
Cattle: 232; Goats and other: 158
Market was steady on calves. Softer on packer cows.
Average price (High price)
Steers:
200-300 lbs. 178 (215)
300-400 lbs. 150 (168)
400-500 lbs. 145 (165)
500-600 lbs. 132 (142)
600-700 lbs. 125 (135)
More than 700 lbs. 120 (128)
Heifers:
200-300 lbs. 165 (190)
300-400 lbs. 150 (180)
400-500 lbs. 135 (150)
500-600 lbs. 125 (135)
600-700 lbs. 122 (145)
More than 700 lbs. 115 (135)
Stocker Cows:
Bred Cows: $1,050 ($1,250)
Pairs: $1,175 ($1,325)
Packer Cows:
No. 1: 75 (86)
No. 2: 68 (74)
Bulls: 90 (97)
Goats (per head):
Kids:
25-50 lbs. $40 ($60)
50-100 lbs. $65 ($90)
Nannies: $70 ($120)
Billies: $95 ($170)
Sheep: $35 ($70)
Rams: $115 ($225)
Swine:
Piglets (per head): $45 ($60)
Tops: 45 (48)
Gilts: 35 (42)
Boars: 8 (12)

Karnes Co.
Date: 5-30-13
Cattle on hand: 170
Market softer compared to last week.
Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:
No. 1 Calves:
200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 190-203, Heifers 175-195
300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 170-202, Heifers 154-161
400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 150-167, Heifers 135-146
500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 138-148, Heifers 132-140
600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 125-131, Heifers 106-113
Stocker Cows:
Good cows, heifers: $970-$1,020
Medium cows, heifers: 85-90
Packer Cows:
Higher dressing utility and cutters: 73-80
Lower dressing utility and cutters: 68-72
Lightweight canners: 64-67
Packer Bulls:
Heavyweight: 90-96.50
Utility & canners: 85-89
Lightweight canner bulls: 80-84

Seguin
Date: 5-29-13
Cattle-440; Hogs-200; Horses-6; Sheep & Goats-301
The market was very active on all stocker and feeder cattle. Most classes ere $3-$5 higher with best advances on No. 1 stocker steers, cows. Cows and bulls steady.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 180-205
300-400 lb. 160-212
400-500 lb. 145-165
500-600 lb. 135-148
600-700 lb. 125-135
700-850 lb. 115-127
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 160-187
300-400 lb. 145-161
400-500 lb. 135-155
500-600 lb. 125-145
600-750 lb. 120-130
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 80-87
Cutters: 72-82
Canners: 65-75
Palpated Cows (Young): $940-$1,100
Middle Aged: 80-90
Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,000-$1,450
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 92-96
Light & Low Yielding: 80-90
Feeder Bulls: 100-115
Horses:
Heavy/Fat: $280-$330
Thin: $65-$75 hd.
Hogs:
#1 Butchers: 75-80
#2 Butchers: 65-70
Sows: 35-55
Boars: $5-$30 cwt.
Feeder Pigs: $25-$30 hd.
Feeder Shoats: 110-140
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $75-$110 hd.
Thin & Old Nannies: $50-$80 hd.
Kid Goats (fat): 170-195
Small & Thin: 130-160
Wethers: 130-170
Billies: 100-132
Barb. Ewes (Young) $40-$50 hd.
Thin & Old Ewes: $30-$40 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 150-170
Barb. Bucks: $100-$120 hd.
Lambs: 120-160
 

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