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Atascosa
Date of Sale: 10-22-13
Cattle and calves: 804
Compared to last week:
Steers:
Medium, Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lbs.: 200-230
300-400 lbs.: 180-215
400-500 lbs.: 170-205
500-600 lbs.: 150-185
600-700 lbs.: 140-165
700-800 lbs.: 125-147
800-900 lbs.: 105-135
Heifers:
Medium, Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lbs.: 170-190
300-400 lbs.: 160-184
400-500 lbs.: 145-174
500-600 lbs.: 130-158
600-700 lbs.: 125-139
700-800 lbs.: 115-130
800-900 lbs.: 105-120
Slaughter Bulls:
1,000-1,970 lbs.: 87-94
Slaughter Cows:
900-1,500 lbs.: 75-85
Fat: 70-77
Bred Cows:
900-1,250 lbs.: $850-$1,350

Gonzales
Date: 10-26-13
Volume: 1,287
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. 235-255
300-400 lbs. 210-230
400-500 lbs. 185-200
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: 75-79; Cutters: 79-84; Canners: 61-68; Low yielding fat cows: 69-76
Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 93-98; 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: 10-26-13
Head Count: 564
Cattle: 448; Goats & Other: 116
Market was very strong and active on calves and stocker cows.
Average price (High price)
Steers:
200-300 lbs. 210 (245)
300-400 lbs. 200 (240)
400-500 lbs. 175 (205)
500-600 lbs. 155 (180)
600-700 lbs. 145 (160)
More than 700 lbs. 138 (150)
Heifers:
200-300 lbs. 180 (205)
300-400 lbs. 165 (190)
400-500 lbs. 160 (190)
500-600 lbs. 152 (180)
600-700 lbs. 138 (148)
More than 700 lbs. 115 (138)
Stocker Cows:
Bred Cows: $1,300/hd. ($1,650/hd.)
Pairs: $1,375 ($1,725)
Packer Cows:
No. 1: 74 (80)
No. 2: 65 (72)
Bulls: 88 (92)
Goats (per head):
Kids:
25-50 lbs. $60 ($80)
50-100 lbs. $75 ($145)
Nannies: $70 ($140)
Billies: $125 ($235)
Sheep: $55 ($130)
Rams: $85 ($200)
Swine:
Piglets (per head): $45 ($80)
Tops: 55 (72)
Sows: 28 (40)
Boars: 8 (15)

Karnes Co.
Date: 10-24-13
Cattle on hand: 536
Market stronger compared to last week.
Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:
No. 1 Calves:
200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 214-250, Heifers 180-235
300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 204-245, Heifers 170-240
400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 190-225, Heifers 163-200
500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 160-188, Heifers 149-175
600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 150-161, Heifers 142-167
Packer Cows:
High Yielding: 79-85
Medium Yielding: 72-78
Low Yielding: 67-71
Stocker Cows:
Bred cows: $1,150-$1,225
Good cow/calf pairs: $1,400-$1,500
Plain cow/calf pairs: $1,000-$1,200

Nixon
Date: 10-21-13
Cattle on Hand: 1,002
Steers:
200-300 lbs.:
176-186-245
300-400 lbs.:
176-186-250
400-500 lbs.:
162-171-225
500-600 lbs.:
143-153-196
600-700 lbs.:
135-145-160
700-800 lbs.:
122-132-151
Heifers:
200-300 lbs.:
160-170-220
300-400 lbs.:
167-177-240
400-500 lbs.:
148-158-200
500-600 lbs.:
139-159-260
600-700 lbs.:
130-140-190
700-800 lbs.:
122-132-188
Slaughter Cows: 58-87
Slaughter Bulls: 80-103
Stocker Cows: $700-$1,200
Pairs: $1,425-$1,700
Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin
Date: 10-23-13
Cattle-727; Hogs-588; Horses-6; Sheep & Goats-387
Quality of stocker and feeder cattle was very good. The market was very active with all classes $2-$5 higher. Packer cows and bulls fully steady.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 210-252
300-400 lb. 190-250
400-500 lb. 170-217
500-600 lb. 160-190
600-700 lb. 145-167
700-850 lb. 130-152
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 180-205
300-400 lb. 180-210
400-500 lb. 160-202
500-600 lb. 150-167
600-750 lb. 135-159
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 80-88
Cutters: 72-81
Canners: 60-70
Palpated Cows (Young): $975-$1,200
Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,150-$1,300
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 95-98
Light & Low Yielding: 84-90
Feeder Bulls: 100-130
Horses:
Older: 62.50
Light/Fat: $150-$300 hd.
Hogs:
#1 Butchers: 65-85
#2 Butchers: 55-60
Sows: 32-60
Feeder Pigs: 75-110
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $100-$175 hd.
Thin & Old Nannies: $30-$100 hd.
Kid Goats (fat): 185-215
Small & Thin: 130-170
Wethers: 170-210
Billies: 75-130
Barb. Ewes (Young): $60-$65 hd.
Small and Old Ewes: $30-$45 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 140-170
Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 120-135
Wooled Ewes: $55-$60 cwt.
Lambs: 160-220
Barb. Bucks: $100-$265 hd.
 

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