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Atascosa

Sale: 2-4-14

Cattle and calves: 468

Compared to last week:

Steers:

Med., Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lb. 190-250

300-400 lb. 180-240

400-500 lb. 160-210

500-600 lb. 150-199

600-700 lb. 140-165

700-800 lb. 130-155

800-900 lb. 120-135

Heifers:

Med., Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lb. 185-210

300-400 lb. 170-195

400-500 lb. 150-190

500-600 lb. 140-169

600-700 lb. 125-150

700-800 lb. 110-135

800-900 lb. 105-120

Slaughter Bulls:

1,300-1,750 lb. 100-110

Slaughter Cows:

900-1,450 lb. 80-99.50

600-950 lb. 67-85

Bred Cows:

900-1,250 lb. $1,000-$1,300

Cow/Calf Pairs:

$650-$1,825

Gonzales

Date: 2-8-14

Volume: 421

Compared to our last sale: Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady. Packer cows sold steady to very active.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lb. 245-265

300-400 lb. 235-250

400-500 lb. 195-225

500-600 lb. 169-190

600-700 lb. 165-168

700-800 lb. 151-159

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lb. 195-210

300-400 lb. 185-190

400-500 lb. 168-180

500-600 lb. 158-170

600-700 lb. 153-155

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 81-86; Cutters: 87-103; Canners: 65-71; Low yielding fat cows: 74-85

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 95-114; lightweights and medium quality: 89-98; Bull yearlings 700-900 lb.: 100-125

Stocker Cows: $950-$1,525

Pairs: $1,050-$1,800

Karnes City

Date: 2-8-14

Head Count: 196

Cattle: 101; Goats & Other: 95

Market was strong throughout; active in all classes of livestock.

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lb.

215 (265)

300-400 lb.

210 (255)

400-500 lb.

180 (250)

500-600 lb.

165 (195)

600-700 lb.

150 (170)

More than 700 lb.

135 (155)

Heifers:

200-300 lb.

205 (235)

300-400 lb.

175 (220)

400-500 lb.

170 (210)

500-600 lb.

160 (180)

600-700 lb.

150 (168)

More than 700 lb.

140 (162)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows:

$1,200/hd. ($1,750/hd.)

Pairs:

$1,450 ($1,875)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 82 (94)

No. 2: 72 (76)

Bulls: 95 (110)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs.

$85 ($140)

50-100 lbs.

$160 ($215)

Nannies:

$120 ($175)

Billies:

$140 ($260)

Sheep:

$70 ($175)

Rams:

$130 ($275)

Swine:

Piglets (per head):

$65 ($90)

Tops: 55 (62)

Sows: 35 (42)

Boars: 8 (35)



Karnes Co.

Date: 2-6-14

Cattle on hand: 212

Market steady compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 227-260, Heifers 218-250

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 209-230, Heifers 190-230

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 190-223, Heifers 176-215

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 180-195, Heifers 160-173

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 163-177, Heifers 135-158

Packer Bulls:

High Yielding: 119-120

Medium Yielding: 99-109

Low Yielding: 80-97

Packer Cows:

High Yielding: 90-100.50

Medium Yielding: 78-89.50

Low Yielding: 62-72

Stocker Cows:

Good: $1,070-$1,160

Plain: $815-$950

Pairs:

Good: $1,300-$1,700

Nixon

Date: 2-3-14

Cattle on Hand: 541

(126 Cows; 5 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

197-207-235

300-400 lbs.:

178-188-245

400-500 lbs.:

177-187-235

500-600 lbs.:

164-174-198

600-700 lbs.:

150-160-187

700-800 lbs.:

136-146-159

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

167-177-230

300-400 lbs.:

170-180-213

400-500 lbs.:

165-175-198

500-600 lbs.:

154-164-205

600-700 lbs.:

143-153-185

700-800 lbs.:

118-128-145

Slaughter Cows: 67-99

Slaughter Bulls: 70-115

Stocker Cows: $900-$1,475

Pairs: $1,335-$1,535

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 2-5-14

Cattle-1,056; Hogs-33; Horses-5; Sheep & Goats-570

The market was fully steady on the No. 1 cattle and $2-$3 lower on No. 2 cattle. Packer cows and bulls fully $2 higher. Cow and calf pairs and bred cows steady.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 208-250

300-400 lb. 207-243

400-500 lb. 187-238

500-600 lb. 174-200

600-700 lb. 161-188

700-850 lb. 139-160

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 175-255

300-400 lb. 174-233

400-500 lb. 168-198

500-600 lb. 158-192

600-750 lb. 140-160

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 90-105

Cutters: 80-91

Canners: 70-78

Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,200-$2,000

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 104-110

Light & Low Yielding: 90-102

Feeder Bulls: 105-130

Horses:

Older: $100-$130 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 60-62

Sows: 40

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $100-$175 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $40-$80 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 200-265

Small & Thin: 135-200

Wethers: 140-200

Billies: 75-150

Barb. Ewes (Young) $42.50-$70 hd.

Small & Old Ewes: $25-$40 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 160-200

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

Wooled Ewes: $70-$75 cwt.

Wooled Lambs: 140-180

Barb. Bucks: $150-$500 hd.

Dorper Lambs: 200-250
 

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