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Atascosa

Sale: 2-18-14

Cattle and calves: 652

Steers:

Med., Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lb. 210-270

300-400 lb. 190-240

400-500 lb. 175-220

500-600 lb. 180-200

600-700 lb. 140-170

700-800 lb. 130-155

800-900 lb. 120-140

Heifers:

Med., Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lb. 185-220

300-400 lb. 170-225

400-500 lb. 150-195

500-600 lb. 140-183

600-700 lb. 130-169

700-800 lb. 120-145

800-900 lb. 110-130

Slaughter Bulls:

1,400-2,130 lb.

98-115

Slaughter Cows:

950-1,400 lb.

92-104.50

600-1,000 lb.

70-90

Fat: 82-94

Bred Cows:

900-1,400 lb.

$1,100-$1,475

Cow/Calf Pairs:

900-1,200 lb.

$1,300-$1,400

Gonzales

Date: 2-22-14

Volume: 899

Compared to our last sale:

Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady to $2 higher. Packer cows sold steady to $2 higher.

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lb. 245-265

300-400 lb. 225-250

400-500 lb. 205-220

500-600 lb. 175-195

600-700 lb. 169-175

700-800 lb. 161-167

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lb. 195-210

300-400 lb. 185-190

400-500 lb. 175-180

500-600 lb. 161-170

600-700 lb. 155-157

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 84-89; Cutters: 94-107; Canners: 65-76; Low yielding fat cows: 78-88

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 101-124.50; lightweights and medium quality: 89-98; Bull yearlings 700-900 lb.: 100-125

Stocker Cows: $950-$1,525

Pairs: $1,050-$1,700

Karnes City

Date: 2-22-14

Head Count: 508

Cattle: 338; Goats & Other: 170

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

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lb.

225 (280)

300-400 lb.

210 (230)

400-500 lb.

190 (220)

500-600 lb.

170 (205)

600-700 lb.

165 (195)

More than 700 lb.

130 (142)

Heifers:

200-300 lb.

200 (238)

300-400 lb.

185 (225)

400-500 lb.

165 (205)

500-600 lb.

170 (285)

600-700 lb.

165 (190)

More than 700 lb.

142 (270)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows:

$1,350/hd.

($2,250/hd.)

Pairs:

$1,350

($2,600)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 88 (107)

No. 2: 75 (82)

Bulls: 105 (120)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs.

$85 ($140)

50-100 lbs.

$160 ($215)

Nannies:

$75 ($165)

Billies:

$165 ($260)

Sheep:

$70 ($175)

Rams:

$225 ($415)

Swine:

Piglets (per head):

$65 ($90)

Tops: 53 (62)

Sows: 35 (42)

Boars: 15 (35)

Nixon

Date: 2-17-14

Cattle on Hand: 771

(154 Cows; 12 Bulls)

Sheep, Goats: 2

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

206-216-265

300-400 lbs.:

211-221-255

400-500 lbs.:

190-200-245

500-600 lbs.:

178-188-208

600-700 lbs.:

156-166-181

700-800 lbs.:

149-159-169

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

177-187-310

300-400 lbs.:

183-193-235

400-500 lbs.:

171-181-210

500-600 lbs.:

153-163-208

600-700 lbs.:

145-155-183

700-800 lbs.:

137-147-154

Slaughter Cows:

50-106

Slaughter Bulls:

95-115

Stocker Cows:

$850-$1,800

Pairs: $1,310-$2,025

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 2-19-14

Cattle-1,113; Hogs-30; Horses-3; Sheep & Goats-603

The quality of packer cows and bulls was very good. Quality of stocker and feeder cattle was very good. All classes sold higher.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 210-262

300-400 lb. 200-250

400-500 lb. 175-247

500-600 lb. 160-220

600-700 lb. 150-185

700-850 lb. 140-166

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 190-230

300-400 lb. 175-222

400-500 lb. 165-275

500-600 lb. 155-275

600-750 lb. 140-165

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 95-110

Cutters: 82-92

Canners: 65-75

Palpated Cows (Young): $1,100-$1,450

Middle Aged: 100-120

Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,190-$1,875

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 100-115

Light & Low Yielding: 90-102

Feeder Bulls: 105-130

Horses:

Older: $100-$240 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: 59-60

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $85-$150 hd.

Thin & Old Nannies: $40-$85 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 220-270

Small & Thin: 140-200

Wethers: 160-250

Billies: 90-130

Barb. Ewes (Young) $50-$70 hd.

Small & Old Ewes: $35-$50 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 160-200

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 110-150

Wooled Bucks: $60-$70 cwt.

Lambs: 150-200

Barb. Bucks: $150-$500 hd.

Dorper Lambs: 195-220
 

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