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Atascosa
Date of Sale: 10-15-13
Cattle and calves: 402
Steers:
Medium, Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lbs.: 190-230
300-400 lbs.: 170-225
400-500 lbs.: 160-195
500-600 lbs.: 150-180
600-700 lbs.: 135-158
700-800 lbs.: 120-135
800-900 lbs.: 110-127
Heifers:
Medium, Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lbs.: 170-190
300-400 lbs.: 160-185
400-500 lbs.: 150-175
500-600 lbs.: 130-145
600-700 lbs.: 120-138
700-800 lbs.: 110-127
800-900 lbs.: 100-110
Slaughter Bulls:
1,400-1,975 lbs.: 90-94.50
Slaughter Cows:
950-1,250 lbs.: 75-83.50
600-900 lbs.: 65-77
Fat: 75-80
Bred Cows:
850-1,275 lbs.: $900-$1,350
Cow/Calf Pairs:
1,200-1,575 lbs.: $950-$1,650

Gonzales
Date: 10-19-13
Volume: 615
Compared to our last sale:
Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady to $2-$3 higher. Packer cows sold $1-$2 higher.
Stocker-feeder steers:
Medium and large frame No. 1:
150-300 lbs. 235-255
300-400 lbs. 215-230
400-500 lbs. 180-200
500-600 lbs. 164-175
600-700 lbs. 149-156
700-800 lbs. 141-145
Stocker-feeder heifers:
Medium and large frame No.1:
150-300 lbs. 195-210
300-400 lbs. 175-190
400-500 lbs. 160-170
500-600 lbs. 141-155
600-700 lbs. 131-136
Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 75-81; Cutters: 79-85; Canners: 61-68; Low yielding fat cows: 69-76
Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 93-101.50; lightweights and medium quality: 85-94; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 91-105
Stocker Cows: $950-$1,150
Pairs: $1,050-$1,550

Karnes Co.
Date: 10-17-13
Cattle on hand: 167
Market steady compared to last week.
Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:
No. 1 Calves:
200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 235-245, Heifers 185-205
300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 205-220, Heifers 185-220
400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 176-195, Heifers 160-190
500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 159-175, Heifers 147-156
600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 141-159, Heifers 132-139
Packer Bulls: (3)
High yielding: 95-99.50
Packer Cows: (18)
Higher yielding: 80-86
Medium yielding: 75-79
Low yielding: 65-74
Stocker Cows: (2)
Good pairs: $1,600
Plain pairs: $1,000

Nixon
Date: 10-14-13
Cattle on Hand: 608
Steers:
200-300 lbs.:
179-189-245
300-400 lbs.:
171-181-245
400-500 lbs.:
163-173-225
500-600 lbs.:
144-154-185
600-700 lbs.:
129-139-155
700-800 lbs.:
122-132-145
Heifers:
200-300 lbs.:
167-177-218
300-400 lbs.:
170-180-218
400-500 lbs.:
148-158-285
500-600 lbs.:
135-145-161
600-700 lbs.:
125-135-142
700-800 lbs.:
121-131-139
Slaughter Cows: 35-85
Slaughter Bulls: 90-96
Stocker Cows: $700-$1,000
Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin
Date: 10-16-13
Cattle-403; Hogs-10; Horses-2; Sheep & Goats-324
Receipts declined due to wet weather. The market was very active with all classes steady to higher.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 200-237
300-400 lb. 180-230
400-500 lb. 170-217
500-600 lb. 160-182
600-700 lb. 145-162
700-850 lb. 130-147
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 180-200
300-400 lb. 170-210
400-500 lb. 160-187
500-600 lb. 145-168
600-750 lb. 130-145
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 85-92
Cutters: 75-82
Canners: 60-70
Middle Aged: $810-$920
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 94-100
Light & Low Yielding: 80-90
Feeder Bulls: 100-130
Horses:
Light/Fat: $150 hd.
Hogs:
#1 Butchers: $65
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $100-180
Thin & Old Nannies: $47.50-$100
Kid Goats (fat): 180-225
Small & Thin: 130-170
Wethers: 120-180
Billies: 85-150
Barb. Ewes (Young) $50-$70 hd.
Small & Old Ewes: $30-$45 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 140-180
Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 120-140
Wooled Ewes: $60-$70 cwt.
Wooled Bucks: $50-$60 cwt.
Lambs: 120-180
Barb. Bucks: $160-$400 hd.
 

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