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Atascosa
Sale: 5-27-14
Cattle and calves: 195
Steers:
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 220-285
300-400 lb. 200-252
400-500 lb. 185-231
500-600 lb. 170-210
600-700 lb. 160-195
700-800 lb. 155-180
800-900 lb. 140-165
Heifers:
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 205-250
300-400 lb. 185-228
400-500 lb. 175-215
500-600 lb. 165-190
600-700 lb. 150-183
700-800 lb. 135-150
800-900 lb. 120-135
Slaughter Bulls:
1,400-1,985 lb.
109-122.50
Slaughter Cows:
900-1,400 lb.
100-116
600-900 lb.
75-100
Fat: 92-100
Bred Cows:
Wet Bag 100-125
Cow/Calf Pairs:
710-1,150 lb.
$850-$1,525

Gonzales
Date: 5-31-14
Volume: 579
Compared to our last sale:
Feeder calves and yearlings sold $2-$4 higher. Packer cows sold $2-$3 higher.
Stocker-feeder steers:
Medium and large frame No. 1:
150-300 lb. 300-350
300-400 lb. 230-285
400-500 lb. 220-230
500-600 lb. 200-215
600-700 lb. 177-190
700-800 lb. 175-180
Stocker-feeder heifers:
Medium and large frame No.1:
150-300 lb. 215-265
300-400 lb. 195-210
400-500 lb. 190-194
500-600 lb. 180-185
600-700 lb. 155-165
Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 87-97; Cutters: 98-113; Canners: 75-84; Low yielding fat cows: 88-97
Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 110-126; lightweights and medium quality: 96-105; Bull yearlings 700-900 lb.: 135-155
Stocker Cows: $950-$1,800
Pairs: $1,250-$2,000

Karnes City
Date: 5-31-14
Head Count: 449
Cattle: 270; Goats & Other: 179
Market was steady to higher throughout all classes of livestock.
Average price (High price)
Steers:
200-300 lb.
220 (270)
300-400 lb.
215 (255)
400-500 lb.
212 (240)
500-600 lb. 195 (215)
600-700 lb.
185 (200)
More than 700 lb.
158 (170)
Heifers:
200-300 lb.
210 (255)
300-400 lb.
210 (255)
400-500 lb.
200 (222)
500-600 lb. 180 (205)
600-700 lb.
165 (185)
More than 700 lb.
155 (170)
Stocker Cows:
Bred Cows: $1,375/hd.
($1,750/hd.)
Pairs: $1,875
($2,450)
Packer Cows:
No. 1: 98 (112)
No. 2: 88 (95)
Bulls: 110 (115)
Goats (per head):
Kids:
25-50 lbs. $65 ($120)
50-100 lbs.
$115 ($165)
Nannies: $80 ($140)
Billies: $155 ($235)
Sheep: $50 ($95)
Rams: $130 ($225)
Swine:
Piglets (per head):
$65 ($85)
Tops: 70 (85)
Sows: 55 (65)
Boars: 15 (30)

Karnes Co.
Date: 5-29-14
Cattle on hand: 199
Market steady compared to last week.
Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:
No. 1 Calves:
200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 210-240, Heifers 255-265
300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 235-305, Heifers 223-245
400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 218-235, Heifers 205-230
500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 198-217.50, Heifers 203-213
600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 175-197.50, Heifers 181-190
Packer Bulls: (4)
Medium Yielding:
111-114
Low Yielding: 103
Packer Cows: (18)
High Yielding:
100-109
Medium Yielding:
90-98
Low Yielding:
75-80
Stocker Cows: (10)
Good: $1,325-$1,375
Plain: 115-125

Seguin
Date: 5-28-14
Cattle-160; Hogs-219; Horses-2; Sheep & Goats-304
Market trend: Not enough cattle of every class to quote the market due to heavy rain in the area.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 240-305
300-400 lb. 200-237
400-500 lb. 190-242
500-600 lb. 175-216
600-700 lb. 165-197
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
300-400 lb. 185-225
400-500 lb. 175-225
500-600 lb. 165-198
600-750 lb. 155-192
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 105-120
Cutters: 90-102
Canners: 75-85
Palpated Cows (Young): 110-130
Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,125-$1,775
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 110-129
Light & Low Yielding: 105-110
Feeder Bulls: 120-135
Horses:
Older: $65-$200 hd.
Hogs:
#1 Butchers: 100-115
#2 Butchers: 90-100
Sows: $45-$70 cwt.
Feeder Pigs: 125-150
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $100-$180 hd.
Thin & Old Nannies: $35-$70 hd.
Kid Goats (fat): 180-225
Small & Thin: 140-180
Wethers: 170-200
Billies: 102-130
Barb. Ewes (Young) $45-$60 hd.
Small & Old Ewes: $30-$45 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 160-180
Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 120-140
Lambs: 160-180
 

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