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Atascosa

Sale: 3-18-14

Cattle and calves: 473

Steers:

Med., Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lb. 230-290

300-400 lb. 190-259

400-500 lb. 180-235

500-600 lb. 160-200

600-700 lb. 145-188

700-800 lb. 135-170

800-900 lb. 125-145

Heifers:

Med., Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lb. 190-230

300-400 lb. 180-225

400-500 lb. 165-210

500-600 lb. 150-186

600-700 lb. 140-168

700-800 lb. 130-145

800-900 lb. 115-130

Slaughter Bulls:

1,100-2,030 lb.

105-121

Slaughter Cows:

900-1,250 lb.

100-113.50

600-900 lb.

80-100

Bred Cows:

950-1,400 lb.

$1,000-$1,575

Cow/Calf Pairs:

1,175-1,400 lb.

$1,300-$1,700

Gonzales

Date: 3-22-14

Volume: 601

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

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lb. 245-335

300-400 lb. 250-270

400-500 lb. 215-235

500-600 lb. 190-205

600-700 lb. 165-180

700-800 lb. 155-170

Stocker-feeder heifers:

Medium and large frame No.1:

150-300 lb. 195-210

300-400 lb. 195-210

400-500 lb. 185-190

500-600 lb. 170-175

600-700 lb. 155-165

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 87-97; Cutters: 97-115; Canners: 75-84; Low yielding fat cows: 88-90

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 105-132; lightweights and medium quality: 93-101; Bull yearlings 700-900 lb.: 135-155

Stocker Cows: $950-$1,525

Pairs: $1,250-$2,050

Karnes City

Date: 3-22-14

Head Count: 522

Cattle: 186; Goats & Other: 336

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

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lb.

245 (265)

300-400 lb.

215 (255)

400-500 lb.

205 (230)

500-600 lb.

190 (215)

600-700 lb.

165 (190)

More than 700 lb.

140 (152)

Heifers:

200-300 lb.

205 (220)

300-400 lb.

185 (215)

400-500 lb.

190 (202)

500-600 lb.

175 (200)

600-700 lb.

165 (175)

More than 700 lb.

135 (140)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows:

$1,315/hd.

($1,475/hd.)

Pairs:

$1,625

($2,250)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 100 (112)

No. 2: 85 (97)

Bulls: 108 (115)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs.

$65 ($110)

50-100 lbs.

$125 ($190)

Nannies:

$90 ($175)

Billies:

$145 ($200)

Sheep:

$70 ($115)

Rams:

$175 ($275)

Swine:

Piglets (per head):

$65 ($85)

Tops: 52 (62)

Sows: 42 (48)

Boars: 15 (30)

Notice: Third annual Long Live Cowboys Special Sale, Saturday, March 29

Karnes Co.

Date: 3-20-14

Cattle on hand: 275

Market softer compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 270-300, Heifers 222-250

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 235-300, Heifers 220-245

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 212-245, Heifers 188-223

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 185-205, Heifers 176-205

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 165-181, Heifers 155-170

Packer Bulls: (1)

High Yielding: 120

Packer Cows: (22)

High Yielding: 107-112

Medium Yielding: 89-102

Low Yielding: 77-87

Stocker Cows: (14)

Good: $1,375-$1,558

Plain: $1,010-$1,300

Pairs: (6)

Good: $1,400-$1,700

Plain: $860-$1,200

Nixon

Date: 3-17-14

Cattle on Hand: 516

(106 Cows; 9 Bulls)

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

210-220-275

300-400 lbs.:

228-238-275

400-500 lbs.:

200-210-250

500-600 lbs.:

169-179-208

600-700 lbs.:

161-171-185

700-800 lbs.:

137-147-169

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

211-221-250

300-400 lbs.:

197-227-265

400-500 lbs.:

182-192-213

500-600 lbs.:

167-177-235

600-700 lbs.:

149-159-173

700-800 lbs.:

131-141-155

Slaughter Cows: 70-111

Slaughter Bulls: 100-123

Stocker Cows: $700-$1,400

Pairs: $1,050-$1,700

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

NOTICE: Nixon Livestock will be closed Easter Monday, April 21.

Seguin

Date: 3-19-14

Cattle-706; Horses-12; Sheep & Goats-435

The market was fully steady with last week’s sharp advances on all classes.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 220-270

300-400 lb. 200-277

400-500 lb. 180-255

500-600 lb. 170-210

600-700 lb. 160-195

700-850 lb. 150-172

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 210-260

300-400 lb. 200-265

400-500 lb. 180-252

500-600 lb. 165-200

600-750 lb. 150-170

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 105-120

Cutters: 90-104

Canners: 70-85

Palpated Cows (Young): $1,150-$1,360

Middle Aged: 105-120

Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,200-$2,475

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 110-125

Light & Low Yielding: 90-104

Feeder Bulls: 105-130

Horses:

Heavy/Fat/Riding: $400-$660

Older: $20-$75 hd.

Light/Fat: $160-$275 hd.

Sheep & Goats:

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

Thin & Old Nannies: $35-$85 hd.

Kid Goats (fat): 205-240

Small & Thin: 130-200

Wethers: 140-200

Billies: 90-125

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

Small & Old Ewes: $30-$50 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 150-195

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 135-160

Wooled Ewes: 55-70

Lambs: 135-170

Barb. Bucks: $130-$195 hd.

Dorper Lambs: 180-220
 

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