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Atascosa

Date of Sale: 10-1-13

Cattle and calves: 378

Steers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 190-220

300-400 lbs.: 165-185

400-500 lbs.: 155-175

500-600 lbs.: 140-155

600-700 lbs.: 130-148

700-800 lbs.: 125-140

800-900 lbs.: 110-125

Heifers:

Medium, Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 150-175

300-400 lbs.: 145-155

400-500 lbs.: 135-145

500-600 lbs.: 120-150

600-700 lbs.: 115-133

700-800 lbs.: 110-120

800-900 lbs.: 100-115

Slaughter Bulls:

1,350-1,800 lbs.: 87-93

Slaughter Cows:

950-1,350 lbs.: 70-78.50

600-900 lbs.: 60-72

Fat: 72-76

Bred Cows:

950-1,300 lbs.: $1,000-$1,350

Cow/Calf Pairs:

850-1,275 lbs.: $650-$1,400


Gonzales

Date: 10-5-13

Volume: 946

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. 220-235

300-400 lbs. 210-230

400-500 lbs. 175-200

500-600 lbs. 155-165

600-700 lbs. 145-153

700-800 lbs. 136-142

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 175-210

300-400 lbs. 175-190

400-500 lbs. 151-165

500-600 lbs. 138-148

600-700 lbs. 131-136

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 75-81; Cutters: 79-84; Canners: 61-68; Low yielding fat cows: 69-76

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 95-97; lightweights and medium quality: 85-94; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 91-105

Stocker Cows: $950-$1,150

Pairs: $1,050-$1,550


Karnes City

Date: 10-5-13

Head Count: 552

Cattle: 372; Goats & Other: 180

Market was strong on calves. Very active on stocker cows.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 190 (230)

300-400 lbs. 180 (230)

400-500 lbs. 170 (225)

500-600 lbs. 155 (175)

600-700 lbs. 138 (160)

More than 700 lbs. 122 (135)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 170 (225)

300-400 lbs. 150 (185)

400-500 lbs. 145 (195)

500-600 lbs. 145 (160)

600-700 lbs. 138 (145)

More than 700 lbs. 125 (130)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $1,100/hd. ($1,425/hd.)

Pairs: $1,300 ($1,550)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 74 (81)

No. 2: 65 (72)

Bulls: 86 (92)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $60 ($80)

50-100 lbs. $85 ($165)

Nannies: $75 ($155)

Billies: $125 ($235)

Sheep: $60 ($85)

Rams: $85 ($200)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $50 ($80)

Tops: 55 (68)

Sows: 35 (42)

Boars: 8 (15)


Karnes Co.

Date: 9-26-13

Cattle on hand: 328

Market steady compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 180-235, Heifers 175-215

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 193-245, Heifers 155-180

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 160-202.50, Heifers 152-185

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 145-165, Heifers 140-158

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 131-154, Heifers 132-142

Stocker Cows:

Good cows, heifers: $1,000-$1,275

Medium cows, heifers: $850-$975

Good cow/calf pairs: $1,250-$1,600

Medium cow/calf pairs: $1,075-$1,200

Common cow/calf pairs: $900-$1,000

Packer Cows: (30)

Higher dressing utility and cutters: 75-78

Lower dressing utility and cutters: 70-74

Lightweight canners: 65-69

Packer Bulls: (2)

Utility & canners: 80-82


Nixon

Date: 9-30-13

Cattle on Hand: 541

(36 Cows; 4 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

167-177-225

300-400 lbs.:

145-155-210

400-500 lbs.:

145-155-210

500-600 lbs.:

140-150-169

600-700 lbs.:

134-144-160

700-800 lbs.:

127-137-149

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

162-172-193

300-400 lbs.:

147-157-280

400-500 lbs.:

143-153-265

500-600 lbs.:

130-140-159

600-700 lbs.:

126-136-151

700-800 lbs.:

120-125-130

Slaughter Cows: 66-80

Slaughter Bulls: 79-93

Stocker Cows: $1,150

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.


Seguin

Date: 10-2-13

Cattle-481; Horses-13; Sheep & Goats-695

Receipts were short due to the good rains in the trade area. The market was very active on all classes. Most classes were $3-$5 higher. Packer cows and bulls $2 lower.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 200-235

300-400 lb. 185-245

400-500 lb. 170-225

500-600 lb. 150-177

600-700 lb. 130-152

700-850 lb. 125-145

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 180-215

300-400 lb. 170-197

400-500 lb. 150-177

500-600 lb. 135-150

600-750 lb. 125-146

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 80-88

Cutters: 72-80

Canners: 60-70

Palpated Cows (Young): $900-$1,275

Middle Aged: 90-98

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 92-96

Light & Low Yielding: 84-88

Feeder Bulls: 102-116

Horses:

Heavy/Fat/Riding: $400-$500

Light/Fat: $125-$140 hd.

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $90-$130 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $45-$85 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 160-175

Small & Thin: 130-160

Wethers: 120-160

Billies: 90-130

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

Thin & Old Ewes: $30-$40 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 140-160

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): $25-$35 hd.

Barb. Bucks: $140-$185 hd.

Wooled Ewes: $50-$55 cwt.

Lambs: 120-150
 

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