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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
 

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