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Atascosa
Sale: 5-13-14
Cattle and calves: 411
Steers:
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 220-270
300-400 lb. 200-250
400-500 lb. 180-230
500-600 lb. 170-210
600-700 lb. 160-190
700-800 lb. 150-170
800-900 lb. 135-150
Heifers:
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 200-250
300-400 lb. 185-225
400-500 lb. 170-210
500-600 lb. 160-199
600-700 lb. 145-170
700-800 lb. 135-165
800-900 lb. 115-140
Slaughter Bulls:
1,250-2,145 lb.
105-117
Slaughter Cows:
950-1,400 lb.
100-107
750-950 lb.
85-95
Fat: 90-95
Bred Cows:
900-1,250 lb.
$1,200-$1,550
Cow/Calf Pairs:
750-1,250 lb.
$850-$1,750

Gonzales
Date: 5-17-14
Volume: 826
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: 5-17-14
Head Count: 571
Cattle: 353; Goats & Other: 218
Market was steady to higher throughout all classes of livestock.
Average price (High price)
Steers:
200-300 lb. 242 (288)
300-400 lb. 220 (260)
400-500 lb. 205 (250)
500-600 lb. 188 (212)
600-700 lb. 170 (192)
More than 700 lb.
162 (180)
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 210 (255)
300-400 lb. 215 (245)
400-500 lb. 198 (235)
500-600 lb. 185 (215)
600-700 lb. 170 (185)
More than 700 lb.
160 (182)
Stocker Cows:
Bred Cows: $1,250/hd.
($1,730/hd.)
Pairs: $1,650
($2,150)
Packer Cows:
No. 1: 96 (112)
No. 2: 88 (95)
Bulls: 110 (118)
Goats (per head):
Kids:
25-50 lbs. $65 ($125)
50-100 lbs.
$115 ($185)
Nannies: $90 ($140)
Billies: $160 ($275)
Sheep: $50 ($95)
Rams: $165 ($225)
Swine:
Piglets (per head):
$70 ($90)
Tops: 88 (105)
Sows: 75 (80)
Boars: 15 (30)
NOTICE: Karnes City Auction will be closed Saturday, May 24 in observance of Memorial Day.

Karnes Co.
Date: 5-15-14
Cattle on hand: 166
Market steady compared to last week.
Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:
No. 1 Calves:
200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 257-290, Heifers 250-265
300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 240-295, Heifers 232-260
400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 216-242.50, Heifers 209-242.50
500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 195-210
600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 172-194
Packer Bulls: (5)
High Yielding:
122-124.50
Medium Yielding:
105-117
Packer Cows: (30)
High Yielding:
104-109
Medium Yielding:
83-98
Low Yielding:
70-81
Stocker Cows: (3)
Good: $1,100-$1,435
Pairs: (2)
Good: $1,325-$1,500

Seguin
Date: 5-14-14
Cattle-455; Hogs-182; Horses-16; Sheep & Goats-387
The market was very active and fully steady on limited receipts. Cow and calf pairs fully $50 higher.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 220-270
300-400 lb. 210-257
400-500 lb. 200-240
500-600 lb. 180-215
600-700 lb. 170-194
700-850 lb. 160-175
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 210-265
300-400 lb. 200-252
400-500 lb. 190-222
500-600 lb. 175-202
600-750 lb. 160-182
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 105-120
Cutters: 90-102
Canners: 80-90
Palpated Cows (Young): $1,150-$1,675
Middle Aged: 105-113
Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,300-$2,250
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 110-122
Light & Low Yielding: 100-115
Feeder Bulls: 110-140
Horses:
Heavy/Fat/Riding: $270-$510 hd.
Older: $10-$40 hd.
Light/Fat: $150-$170 hd.
Hogs:
#1 Butchers: 100-110
#2 Butchers: 90-100
Sows: $50-$70
Feeder Pigs: 130-145
Feeder Shoats: 90-110
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $100-$157 hd.
Thin & Old Nannies: $50-$100 hd.
Kid Goats (fat): 180-230
Small & Thin: 160-210
Wethers: 150-220
Billies: 100-135
Barb. Ewes (Young) $50-$70 hd.
Small & Old Ewes: $35-$50 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 160-180
Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 140-160
Lambs: 120-170
Barb. Bucks: $100-$130 hd.
 

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