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Atascosa

Sale: 4-1-14

Cattle and calves: 384

Steers:

Med., Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lb. 220-280

300-400 lb. 200-247

400-500 lb. 185-230

500-600 lb. 170-206

600-700 lb. 160-180

700-800 lb. 140-160

800-900 lb. 130-145

Heifers:

Med., Large No. 1-2:

200-300 lb. 200-250

300-400 lb. 190-220

400-500 lb. 165-212

500-600 lb. 150-185

600-700 lb. 140-170

700-800 lb. 130-150

800-900 lb. 115-135

Slaughter Bulls:

1,200-1,900 lb.

110-119

Slaughter Cows:

900-1,350 lb.

100-114

600-1,000 lb.

68-100

Fat: 93-100

Bred Cows:

800-1,300 lb.

$1,000-$1,475

Cow/Calf Pairs:

1,100-1,600 lb.

$1,700-$1,975

Gonzales

Date: 4-5-14

Volume: 714

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

Stocker-feeder steers:

Medium and large frame No. 1:

150-300 lb. 245-350

300-400 lb. 230-275

400-500 lb. 215-225

500-600 lb. 195-205

600-700 lb. 175-190

700-800 lb. 165-173

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. 175-180

600-700 lb. 155-165

Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 87-97; Cutters: 97-110; Canners: 75-84; Low yielding fat cows: 88-90

Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 105-130; lightweights and medium quality: 96-101; Bull yearlings 700-900 lb.: 135-155

Stocker Cows: $950-$1,700

Pairs: $1,250-$1,950

NOTICE: No sale Saturday, April 19, due to Easter observance.

Karnes City

Date: 4-5-14

Head Count: 446

Cattle: 272; Goats & Other: 174

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

Average price (High price)

Steers:

200-300 lb.

215 (270)

300-400 lb.

210 (245)

400-500 lb.

200 (235)

500-600 lb.

195 (215)

600-700 lb.

178 (195)

More than 700 lb.

158 (185)

Heifers:

200-300 lb.

210 (235)

300-400 lb.

200 (235)

400-500 lb.

200 (220)

500-600 lb.

185 (210)

600-700 lb.

162 (185)

More than 700 lb.

138 (160)

Stocker Cows:

Bred Cows:

$1,324/hd.

($1,450/hd.)

Pairs:

$1,750

($2,000)

Packer Cows:

No. 1: 98 (112)

No. 2: 90 (98)

Bulls: 110 (118)

Goats (per head):

Kids:

25-50 lbs.

$65 ($105)

50-100 lbs.

$125 ($190)

Nannies:

$90 ($175)

Billies:

$145 ($190)

Sheep:

$70 ($115)

Rams:

$175 ($275)

Swine:

Piglets (per head):

$65 ($85)

Tops: 52 (62)

Sows: 42 (48)

Boars: 15 (30)

Karnes Co.

Date: 4-3-14

Cattle on hand: 393

Market steady stronger compared to last week.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:

No. 1 Calves:

200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 242-265, Heifers 223-260

300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 225-265, Heifers 216-255

400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 210-225, Heifers 195-217.50

500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 188-218, Heifers 186-205

600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 166-192, Heifers 151-182

Packer Bulls: (5)

High Yielding: 110-117

Medium Yielding: 103

Packer Cows: (22)

High Yielding: 102-108

Medium Yielding: 86-100

Low Yielding: 75-84

Stocker Cows: (28)

Good: $1,150-$1,300

Plain: $720-$1,000

Pairs: (15)

Good: $1,400-$1,800

Plain: $1,200-$1,375

Goats: (3) $82.50

Nixon

Date: 3-31-14

Cattle on Hand: 558

Steers:

200-300 lbs.:

257-267-285

300-400 lbs.:

236-246-275

400-500 lbs.:

206-216-255

500-600 lbs.:

186-196-225

600-700 lbs.:

169-179-198

700-800 lbs.:

162-172-178

Heifers:

200-300 lbs.:

233-243-260

300-400 lbs.:

200-210-255

400-500 lbs.:

192-202-233

500-600 lbs.:

178-188-240

600-700 lbs.:

156-166-183

700-800 lbs.:

142-152-165

Slaughter Cows: 75-112

Slaughter Bulls: 117-127

Stocker Cows:

$950-$1,450

Pairs: $1,525-$1,640

Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

NOTICE: Nixon Livestock will be closed April 21.

Seguin

Date: 4-2-14

Cattle-725; Hogs-32; Horses-4; Sheep & Goats-646

The market was very active on all classes of cattle. Feeder cattle another $2-$3 higher. Packer cows and bulls steady.

Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:

200-300 lb. 220-278

300-400 lb. 210-267

400-500 lb. 190-250

500-600 lb. 170-210

600-700 lb. 160-200

700-850 lb. 150-181

Medium & Large Frame No. 1

Heifers:

200-300 lb. 200-267

300-400 lb. 200-237

400-500 lb. 180-265

500-600 lb. 165-207

600-750 lb. 150-185

Cows:

Utility & Commercial: 105-120

Cutters: 95-110

Canners: 70-90

Palpated Cows (Young): $1,250-$1,650

Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,150-$2,375

Bulls:

Heavy High Yielding: 115-140

Light & Low Yielding: 95-115

Feeder Bulls: 110-145

Horses:

Riding: $925

Older: $25-$75 hd.

Hogs:

#1 Butchers: $75

Sheep & Goats:

Nannies (Young): $85-$160 hd.

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

Kid Goats (fat): 170-230

Small & Thin: 140-200

Wethers: 150-220

Billies: 90-120

Barb. Ewes (Young) $45-$65 hd.

Small & Old Ewes: $30-$45 hd.

Barb. Lambs (Fat): 150-180

Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 120-160

Lambs: 120-150

Barb. Bucks: $150-$345 hd.

Dorper Lambs: 160-200
 

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