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Atascosa

Date: 1-7-14

Cattle and calves: 613

Steers:

Med., Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 200-240

300-400 lbs.: 185-234

400-500 lbs.: 170-210

500-600 lbs.: 160-197

600-700 lbs.: 140-173

700-800 lbs.: 130-155

800-900 lbs.: 115-148

Heifers:

Med., Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lbs.: 175-210

300-400 lbs.: 165-207

400-500 lbs.: 150-186

500-600 lbs.: 140-160

600-700 lbs.: 130-152

700-800 lbs.: 120-140

800-900 lbs.: 105-130

Slaughter Bulls:

1,300-1,955 lbs.: 92-106

Slaughter Cows:

990-1,140 lbs.: 78-85.50

600-900 lbs.: 65-78

Fat: 78-80

Bred Cows:

850-1,250 lbs.: $1,000-$1,375

Gonzales

Date: 1-11-14

Volume: 980

Compared to our last sale: Feeder calves and yearlings sold $2-$3 higher. Packer cows sold $1-$2 higher.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lbs. 245-265

300-400 lbs. 225-250

400-500 lbs. 195-215

500-600 lbs. 170-190

600-700 lbs. 159-165

700-800 lbs. 151-156

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lbs. 195-210

300-400 lbs. 185-195

400-500 lbs. 168-180

500-600 lbs. 158-164

600-700 lbs. 147-153

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 81-86; Cutters: 81-97; Canners: 65-71; Low yielding fat cows: 74-85

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 95-110; lightweights and medium quality: 87-94; Bull yearlings 700-900 lbs.: 100-125

Stocker Cows: $950-$1,500

Pairs: $1,050-$1,700

Karnes City

Date: 1-11-14

Head Count: 575

Cattle: 492; Goats & Other: 83

Market was stronger throughout; active in all classes of livestock. Cattle prices are record high.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lbs. 228 (265)

300-400 lbs. 235 (260)

400-500 lbs. 210 (250)

500-600 lbs. 175 (215)

600-700 lbs. 165 (192)

More than 700 lbs. 160 (180)

Heifers:

200-300 lbs. 220 (250)

300-400 lbs. 205 (240)

400-500 lbs. 180 (215)

500-600 lbs. 165 (195)

600-700 lbs. 155 (180)

More than 700 lbs. 140 (155)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows: $1,325/hd. ($1,650/hd.)

Pairs: $1,350 ($1,800)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 78 (91)

No. 2: 72 (80)

Bulls: 95 (105)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs. $85 ($130)

50-100 lbs. $155 ($270)

Nannies: $100 ($175)

Billies: $140 ($260)

Sheep: $70 ($175)

Rams: $130 ($275)

Swine:

Piglets (per head): $115 ($145)

Tops: 65 (80)

Sows: 48 (65)

Boars: 8 (30)

Karnes Co.

Date: 1-9-14

Cattle on hand: 266

Market stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 220-260, Heifers 175

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 211-250, Heifers 182-245

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 192-230, Heifers 167-190

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 169-193, Heifers 159-170

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 156-166, Heifers 144-166

Packer Bulls:

High Yielding: 109-115

Medium Yielding: 98.50-106

Low Yielding: 87-94

Packer Cows:

High Yielding: 90-95.50

Medium Yielding: 77-86

Low Yielding: 65-76

Stocker Cows:

Good: $1,000-$1,325

Plain: $810-$940

Nixon

Date: 1-6-14

Cattle on Hand: 947

(199 Cows; 14 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

206-216-250

300-400 lbs.:

199-209-255

400-500 lbs.:

180-190-230

500-600 lbs.:

165-175-205

600-700 lbs.:

144-154-182

700-800 lbs.:

134-144-167

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

183-193-235

300-400 lbs.:

178-188-250

400-500 lbs.:

156-166-255

500-600 lbs.:

144-154-205

600-700 lbs.:

137-147-183

700-800 lbs.:

123-133-143

Slaughter Cows: 48-95

Slaughter Bulls: 87-110

Stocker Cows: $780-$1,400

Pairs: $1,200-$1,300

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 1-8-14

Cattle-656; Horses-5; Sheep & Goats-250

Market trend: There is no comparison due to the market being closed for two weeks.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 203-240

300-400 lb. 210-250

400-500 lb. 190-250

500-600 lb. 175-204

600-700 lb. 150-182

700-850 lb. 128-156

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 180-230

300-400 lb. 178-220

400-500 lb. 172-207

500-600 lb. 163-207

600-750 lb. 140-165

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 85-92

Cutters: 67-84

Canners: 53-71

Palpated Cows (Young): $1,150-$1,400

Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,000-$1,360

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 98-110

Light & Low Yielding: 87-97

Horses:

Light/Fat: $50-$225 hd.

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $90-$150 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 280-350

Small & Thin: 225-270

Wethers: 185-240

Billies: 127-145

Dorper Ewes: $190 hd.

Wooled Ewes: 132-160
 

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