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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 7-9-13

Cattle and calves: 847

Steers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 180-220

300-400 lbs.: 160-200

400-500 lbs.: 145-175

500-600 lbs.: 125-145

600-700 lbs.: 120-138

700-800 lbs.: 115-130

800-900 lbs.: 100-123

Heifers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 160-185

300-400 lbs.: 145-160

400-500 lbs.: 125-140

500-600 lbs.: 120-140

600-700 lbs.: 115-130

700-800 lbs.: 105-120

800-900 lbs.: 90-115

Slaughter Bulls:

1,250-2,000 lbs.: 90-96

Slaughter Cows:

950-1,285 lbs.: 74-82.50

600-900 lbs.: 65-73

Fat: 66-72

Bred Cows:

950-1,200 lbs.: $1,000-$1,250

Cow/Calf Pairs:

1,000-1,300 lbs.: $1,050-$1,400


Gonzales

Date: 7-13-13

Volume: 2,583

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. 195-235

300-400 lbs. 170-180

400-500 lbs. 155-168

500-600 lbs. 139-145

600-700 lbs. 129-137

700-800 lbs. 122-126

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 170-210

300-400 lbs. 150-165

400-500 lbs. 141-147

500-600 lbs. 129-140

600-700 lbs. 121-126

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 72-76; Cutters: 75-85.50; Canners: 61-68; Low yielding fat cows: 69-75

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 96-104; lightweights and medium quality: 84-93; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 91-105

Stocker Cows: $950-$1,150

Pairs: $1,050-$1,475


Karnes City

Date: 7-13-13

Head Count: 638

Cattle: 502; Goats & Other: 136

Market was stronger on calves. Active on stocker cows and heifers.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 172 (200)

300-400 lbs. 155 (190)

400-500 lbs. 145 (165)

500-600 lbs. 135 (152)

600-700 lbs. 128 (135)

More than 700 lbs. 115 (130)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 170 (265)

300-400 lbs. 145 (165)

400-500 lbs. 130 (145)

500-600 lbs. 125 (145)

600-700 lbs. 130 (152)

More than 700 lbs. 120 (142)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $1,050/hd ($1,250/hd)

Pairs: $1,275 ($1,450)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 75 (83)

No. 2: 68 (75)

Bulls: 88 (92)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $40 ($75)

50-100 lbs. $75 ($105)

Nannies: $75 ($115)

Billies: $125 ($180)

Sheep: $50 ($85)

Rams: $65 ($175)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $35 ($45)

Tops: 42 (50)

Sows: 38 (42)

Boars: 10 (15)


Karnes Co.

Date: 7-11-13

Cattle on hand: 754

Market stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 183-230, Heifers 155-205

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 162-197.50, Heifers 150-190

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 146-170, Heifers 136-175

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 136-159, Heifers 128-162

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 124-139, Heifers 121-130

Stocker Cows: (33 head)

Good cows, heifers: $1,000-$1,065

Medium cows, heifers: $850-$975

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,140-$1,575

Packer Cows: (90 head)

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 73-85.50

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 65-72

Lightweight canners: 59-64

Packer Bulls: (11 head)

Heavyweight: 95-101

Utility & canners: 85-94

Lightweight canner bulls: 80-84


Seguin Livestock Report

Date: 7-10-13

Cattle-1,138; Hogs-52; Horses-20; Sheep & Goats-911

There is no comparison due to the market being closed last week.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 190-220

300-400 lb. 170-222

400-500 lb. 150-177

500-600 lb. 135-150

600-700 lb. 125-146

700-850 lb. 120-128

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 170-180

300-400 lb. 150-175

400-500 lb. 140-172

500-600 lb. 135-145

600-750 lb. 115-121

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 80-87

Cutters: 75-82

Canners: 55-68

Palpated Cows (Young): $1,000-$1,300

Middle Aged: 80-90

Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,000-$1,300

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 94-100

Light & Low Yielding: 85-90

Feeder Bulls: 95-120

Horses:

Heavy/Fat/Riding: $240-$500

Light/Fat: $100-$150 hd.

Thin: $50-$85 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: $75

#2 Butchers: 65-70

Sows: 30-50

Boars: $5-$25 cwt.

Feeder Shoats: 80-110

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $75-$150 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $45-$70 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 170-185

Small & Thin: 130-160

Wethers: 140-170

Billies: 85-120

Barb. Ewes (Young) $45-$60 hd.

Small & Old Ewes: $25-$35 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 140-160

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 110-140

Barb. Bucks: $150-$560 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $50-$60 cwt.

Wooled Bucks: $50-$60 cwt.

Lambs: 120-160
 

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