Tuesday, July 28, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Lost & Found

Found: Chihuahua and Dachshund near Floresville High School. Call 210-548-0356.

VideoLost female longhair chihuahua that had been trimmed. Near 3rd and hwy 97 floresville. Pls call jeri 409 781 3191 Miss her very much.

VideoFound: older Dachshund running down the road. If this is your dog please call (210)789-0925. Will need proof and verification that the dog is your's.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Fike Construction currently has an opening for a welders helper, skills in metal building construction and fence preferred but not necessary. Call 830-216-0524.
Seeking individual to work in a local child-care center, paid holidays, etc., must be high school grad or GED. Apply in person at Cubs Country Childcare, 212 FM 1346 in La Vernia.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.

Agriculture Today


Local livestock market reports




E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story
July 31, 2013 | 4,641 views | Post a comment

Atascosa

Date of Sale: 7-23-13
Cattle and calves: 501
Steers:
Medium, Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lbs.: 185-220
300-400 lbs.: 170-195
400-500 lbs.: 145-173
500-600 lbs.: 135-155
600-700 lbs.: 120-135
700-800 lbs.: 115-125
800-900 lbs.: 100-118
Heifers:
Medium, Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lbs.: 160-180
300-400 lbs.: 150-170
400-500 lbs.: 135-150
500-600 lbs.: 125-140
600-700 lbs.: 115-126
700-800 lbs.: 100-127
800-900 lbs.: 90-115
Slaughter Bulls:
1,450-2,050 lbs.: 90-96
1,000-1,400 lbs.: 82-90
Slaughter Cows:
950-1,365 lbs.: 72-83.50
650-1,00 lbs.: 65-75
Fat: 68-78
Bred Cows:
900-1,350 lbs.: $950-$1,225
Cow-Calf Pairs:
Spotted/Split $650-$650

Gonzales

Date: 7-27-13
Volume: 1,216
Compared to our last sale:
Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady to $1 higher. Packer cows sold steady.
Stocker-feeder steers:
Medium and large frame No. 1:
150-300 lbs. 195-235
300-400 lbs. 172-180
400-500 lbs. 155-170
500-600 lbs. 141-151
600-700 lbs. 133-139
700-800 lbs. 126-129
Stocker-feeder heifers:
Medium and large frame No.1:
150-300 lbs. 175-210
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: 75-84; Canners: 61-68; Low yielding fat cows: 69-75
Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 97-100; lightweights and medium quality: 84-93; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 91-105
Stocker Cows: $950-$1,150
Pairs: $1,050-$1,725

Karnes City

Date: 7-27-2013
Head Count: 576
Cattle: 453; Goats & Other: 123
Market was strong on calves. Active on stocker cows.
Average price (High price)
Steers:
200-300 lbs. 170 (205)
300-400 lbs. 160 (195)
400-500 lbs. 155 (175)
500-600 lbs. 138 (160)
600-700 lbs. 130 (145)
More than 700 lbs. 125 (140)
Heifers:
200-300 lbs. 160 (190)
300-400 lbs. 145 (175)
400-500 lbs. 138 (165)
500-600 lbs. 132 (140)
600-700 lbs. 122 (138)
More than 700 lbs. 115 (125)
Stocker Cows:
Bred Cows: $1,050/hd ($1,225/hd)
Pairs: $1,125 ($1,350)
Packer Cows:
No. 1: 77 (88)
No. 2: 72 (78)
Bulls: 92 (100)
Goats (per head):
Kids:
25-50 lbs. $40 ($70)
50-100 lbs. $70 ($115)
Nannies: $75 ($115)
Billies: $115 ($165)
Sheep: $55 ($85)
Rams: $75 ($155)
Swine:
Piglets (per head): $35 ($45)
Tops: 45 (52)
Sows: 35 (45)
Boars: 5 (10)

Karnes Co.

Date: 7-25-13
Cattle on hand: 526
Market stronger compared to last week.
Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:
No. 1 Calves:
200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 170-215, Heifers 153-160
300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 160-187, Heifers 150-184
400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 148-168, Heifers 137-153
500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 138-151, Heifers 131-144
600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 128-144, Heifers 122-130
Stocker Cows:
Good cows, heifers: $900-$1,050
Medium cows, heifers: $800-$875
Packer Cows:
Higher dressing utility and cutters: 78-85
Lower dressing utility and cutters: 70-77
Lightweight canners: 65-69
Packer Bulls:
Heavyweight: 92-97
Utility & canners: 88-91
Lightweight canner bulls: 81-87

Seguin

Date: 7-24-13
Cattle-1,246; Hogs-260; Horses-6; Sheep & Goats-777
The quality of stocker and feeder cattle was very good. All classes were fully $2-$4 higher. Packer cows and bulls $2 higher.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 190-230
300-400 lb. 170-207
400-500 lb. 150-177
500-600 lb. 140-160
600-700 lb. 130-147
700-850 lb. 125-136
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 180-210
300-400 lb. 160-180
400-500 lb. 150-172
500-600 lb. 140-153
600-750 lb. 125-140
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 76-86
Cutters: 72-78
Canners: 60-74
Palpated Cows (Young): $900-$1,040 hd.
Middle Aged: $800-$900 hd.
Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,025-$1,750
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 98-105
Light & Low Yielding: 82-92
Feeder Bulls: 100-125
Horses:
Heavy/Fat/Riding: $200-$250 hd.
Thin: $85-$95 hd.
Hogs:
#1 Butchers: 60-65
#2 Butchers: 55-60
Sows: $30-$50 cwt.
Boars: $2-$30 cwt.
Feeder Pigs: $15-$25 hd.
Feeder Shoats: $70-$85 cwt.
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $80-$135 hd.
Thin & Old Nannies: $30-$65 hd.
Kid Goats (fat): 175-200
Small & Thin: 120-150
Wethers: 140-180
Billies: 75-120
Barb. Ewes (Young) $45-$60 hd.
Thin & Old Ewes: $30-$40 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 150-185
Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 120-140
Barb. Bucks: $120-$380 hd.
Wooled Bucks: $50-$70 cwt.
Lambs: 140-180
 

Your Opinions and Comments


Be the first to comment on this story!


You must be logged in to post a comment.




Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

Agriculture Today Archives


Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Crow is 15th in the nation (July 22, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Have you seen a Texas horned lizard? (July 22, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Hay & Forage Report (July 22, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Landscaping picks (July 22, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Livestock Market Reports (July 22, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Offices issue receipts (July 22, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Recent rains — fewer grasshoppers! (July 22, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Stallman announces departure in January (July 22, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. TDA Market Report (July 22, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Benefits of the Chinese pistache (July 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Cattle market outlook, trends short course (July 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Conservation assistance online for landowners, users (July 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Crouch Memorial Bull Riding is July 25 (July 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Hay & Forage Report (July 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Livestock Market Reports (July 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Mischief-maker transforms into equine world champion (July 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. TDA Market (July 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Wardens investigate alligator attack (July 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Ag-Pro continues John Deere tradition (July 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Cattlemen, Floresville FFA unite (July 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Hay & Forage Report (July 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Livestock Market Reports (July 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Locals attend conference (July 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Much of peach crop excellent quality, quantity (July 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Nomination period open for farm committee (July 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. TDA Market Report (July 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Things farmers do when it rains (July 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Two-part water conservation landscaping workshop in SA (July 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. U.S. cattle herd safety threatened by Brazilian beef importation? (July 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. West Nile virus vaccine in horses (July 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Will new driveway affect live oak? (July 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Hay & Forage Report (July 1, 2015)
July 2015 Gardening Calendar (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Livestock Market Reports (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Native anaqua is a tasty treat for wildlife (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. TDA Market Report (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Texas railway raises concerns on eminent domain (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Third time's a charm for Buck Taylor roping (July 1, 2015)
Coupons ag-right
Drama KidsVoncille Bielefeld homeauto chooserAllstate & McBride RealtyHeavenly Touch homeTriple R DC Experts

  Copyright © 2007-2015 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.