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Atascosa

Sale: 5-6-14
Cattle and calves: 876
Steers:
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 220-265
300-400 lb. 200-240
400-500 lb. 190-222
500-600 lb. 170-207
600-700 lb. 160-200
700-800 lb. 150-170
800-900 lb. 130-150
Heifers:
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 210-245
300-400 lb. 185-220
400-500 lb. 175-205
500-600 lb. 160-199
600-700 lb. 150-180
700-800 lb. 135-155
800-900 lb. 115-135
Slaughter Bulls:
1,350-2,200 lb.
105-118
Slaughter Cows:
950-1,400 lb.
98-107
650-900 lb.
85-95
Fat: 88-98
Bred Cows:
900-1,250 lb.
$1,000-$1,425
Cow/Calf Pairs:
900-1,250 lb.
$975-$1,675
Gonzales
Date: 5-10-14
Volume: 769
Compared to our last sale:
Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady. 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. 190-215
600-700 lb. 177-185
700-800 lb. 173-177
Stocker-feeder heifers:
Medium and large frame No.1:
150-300 lb. 195-210
300-400 lb. 195-210
400-500 lb. 188-194
500-600 lb. 175-185
600-700 lb. 155-165
Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 87-97; Cutters: 98-112; Canners: 75-84; Low yielding fat cows: 88-94
Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 105-126; lightweights and medium quality: 96-101; Bull yearlings 700-900 lb.: 135-155
Stocker Cows: $950-$1,700
Pairs: $1,250-$2,000
Karnes City
Date: 5-10-14
Head Count: 292
Cattle: 196; Goats & Other: 96
Market was steady to higher throughout all classes of livestock.
Average price (High price)
Steers:
200-300 lb. 225 (265)
300-400 lb. 225 (250)
400-500 lb. 205 (230)
500-600 lb. 188 (220)
600-700 lb. 165 (180)
More than 700 lb.
165 (180)
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 205 (252)
300-400 lb. 205 (215)
400-500 lb. 185 (220)
500-600 lb. 170 (192)
600-700 lb. 160 (185)
More than 700 lb.
145 (170)
Stocker Cows:
Bred Cows: $1,225/hd.
($1,410/hd.)
Pairs: $1,625
($1,925)
Packer Cows:
No. 1: 95 (108)
No. 2: 87 (95)
Bulls: 108 (114)
Goats (per head):
Kids:
25-50 lbs. $65 ($100)
50-100 lbs.
$115 ($160)
Nannies: $85 ($145)
Billies: $140 ($190)
Sheep: $55 ($95)
Rams: $165 ($225)
Swine:
Piglets (per head):
$75 ($90)
Tops: 85 (102)
Sows: 60 (75)
Boars: 15 (30)
Nixon
Date: 5-5-14
Cattle on Hand: 1,401
(280 Cows; 26 Bulls)
Steers:
200-300 lbs.:
243-253-295
300-400 lbs.:
212-222-275
400-500 lbs.:
206-216-250
500-600 lbs.:
187-197-240
600-700 lbs.:
165-175-198
700-800 lbs.:
155-165-180
Heifers:
200-300 lbs.:
233-243-275
300-400 lbs.:
201-211-260
400-500 lbs.:
186-196-275
500-600 lbs.:
170-180-203
600-700 lbs.:
155-165-185
700-800 lbs.:
142-152-163
Slaughter Cows: 75-109
Slaughter Bulls: 104-130
Stocker Cows: $900-$1,500
Pairs: $1,035-$2,000
Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.
NOTICE: Nixon Livestock Commission will be closed Monday, May 26 in observance of Memorial Day.
Seguin
Date: 5-7-14
Cattle-926; Horses-6; Sheep & Goats-626
The market was very active on the stocker and feeder cattle. Most classes were $2-$3 higher. Packer cows were steady.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 220-270
300-400 lb. 210-252
400-500 lb. 200-247
500-600 lb. 185-215
600-700 lb. 170-192
700-850 lb. 165-180
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 210-260
300-400 lb. 200-242
400-500 lb. 180-220
500-600 lb. 170-212
600-750 lb. 160-187
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 105-115
Cutters: 90-100
Canners: 75-85
Palpated Cows (Young): $1,050-$1,350
Middle Aged: 100-120
Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,100-$1,350
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 115-124
Light & Low Yielding: 91-105
Feeder Bulls: 115-140
Horses:
Heavy/Fat/Riding: $200 hd.
Older: $65-$125 hd.
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $85-$180 hd.
Thin & Old Nannies: $30-$75 hd.
Kid Goats (fat): 170-210
Small & Thin: 130-170
Wethers: 150-190
Billies: 80-135
Barb. Ewes (Young) $45-$60 hd.
Small & Old Ewes: $25-$35 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 145-160
Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 120-135
Lambs: 140-165
Barb. Bucks: $150-$750 hd.
 

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