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Karnes Co.

Date: 8-29-13

Cattle on hand: 669

Market softer compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 180-220, Heifers 175-203

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 170-225, Heifers 150-180

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 160-185, Heifers 141-182

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 141-160, Heifers 130-160

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 128-140, Heifers 122-135

Stocker Cows:

Good cows, heifers (Bred): $1,160-$1,450

Medium cows, heifers: $975-$1,100

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,400-$1,600

Medium cow/calf pairs: $1,250-$1,375

Common cow/calf pairs: $1,000-$1,150

Packer Cows:

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 81-88.50

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 75-80

Lightweight canners: 67-74

Packer Bulls:

Heavyweight: 95-105

Utility & canners: 88-94

Lightweight canners: 80-87



Nixon

Date: 8-26-13

Cattle on Hand: 1,903

(242 Cows; 20 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

183-193-270

300-400 lbs.:

169-179-260

400-500 lbs.:

147-157-213

500-600 lbs.:

133-143-168

600-700 lbs.:

126-136-151

700-800 lbs.:

123-133-141

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

156-166-225

300-400 lbs.:

145-155-270

400-500 lbs.:

132-142-225

500-600 lbs.:

126-136-160

600-700 lbs.:

120-130-148

700-800 lbs.:

112-122-128

Slaughter Cows: 52-89

Slaughter Bulls: 91-108

Stocker Cows: $640-$1,550

Pairs: $1,160-$1,500

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.



Seguin

Date: 8-28-13

Cattle-1,165; Hogs-117; Horses-5; Sheep & Goats-500

The quality of stocker and feeder cattle was good on a high percentage of the offering. Most classes $2-$4 lower with the biggest decline on heifers. Low quality steers and heifers $8-$10 lower. Packer cows and bulls $1-$2 higher.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 200-262

300-400 lb. 180-242

400-500 lb. 170-200

500-600 lb. 150-170

600-700 lb. 130-150

700-850 lb. 125-140

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 180-212

300-400 lb. 170-202

400-500 lb. 160-202

500-600 lb. 135-165

600-750 lb. 120-137

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 82-90

Cutters: 75-84

Canners: 60-72

Palpated Cows (Young): $1,000-$1,175

Middle Aged: $900-$1,050

Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,375-$1,410

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 94-100

Light & Low Yielding: 82-92

Feeder Bulls: 95-120

Horses:

Heavy/Fat: $150-$300

Light/Fat: $100-$140 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 70-75

#2 Butchers: 60-65

Sows: 35-60

Boars: $5-$45 cwt.

Feeder Pigs: $20-$30 hd.

Feeder Shoats: $75-$85 cwt.

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $80-$120 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $40-$70 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 160-180

Small & Thin: 130-150

Wethers: 120-170

Billies: 90-110

Barb. Ewes (Young) $35-$50 hd.

Thin & Old Ewes: $20-$35 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 140-160

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): $30-$35 hd.

Barb. Bucks: $140-$410 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $50-$55 cwt.

Lambs: 115-170
 

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