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Atascosa

Sale: 6-10-14
Cattle and calves: 262
Compared to last week:
Steers:
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 250-325
300-400 lb. 235-310
400-500 lb. 200-264
500-600 lb. 185-230
600-700 lb. 165-218
700-800 lb. 160-200
800-900 lb. 150-165
Heifers:
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 240-285
300-400 lb. 215-265
400-500 lb. 190-232
500-600 lb. 175-210
600-700 lb. 150-198
700-800 lb. 140-165
800-900 lb. 130-150
Slaughter Bulls:
1,400-2,005 lb.
105-119
Slaughter Cows:
900-1,400 lb.
100-106
600-950 lb.
76-100
Fat: 90-99
Bred Cows:
900-1,200 lb.
$1,000-$1,475
Cow/Calf Pairs:
1,035-1,200 lb.
$1,400-$1,575

Gonzales

Date: 6-14-14
Volume: 571
Compared to our last sale:
Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady to $2 higher. Packer cows sold steady.
Stocker-feeder steers:
Medium and large frame No. 1:
150-300 lb. 310-335
300-400 lb. 230-300
400-500 lb. 225-240
500-600 lb. 205-215
600-700 lb. 190-200
700-800 lb. 180-187
Stocker-feeder heifers:
Medium and large frame No.1:
150-300 lb. 245-300
300-400 lb. 200-230
400-500 lb. 195-205
500-600 lb. 185-190
600-700 lb. 155-165
Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 91-98; Cutters: 101-113; Canners: 75-84; Low yielding fat cows: 90-97
Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 114-131; lightweights and medium quality: 96-110; Bull yearlings 700-900 lb.: 135-155
Stocker Cows: $950-$1,800
Pairs: $1,250-$2,000

Karnes City

Date: 6-14-14
Head Count: 202
Cattle: 102; Goats & Other: 100
Market was steady to higher throughout all classes of livestock.
Average price (High price)
Steers:
200-300 lb. 270 (315)
300-400 lb. 258 (280)
400-500 lb. 225 (260)
500-600 lb. 202 (230)
600-700 lb. 190 (210)
More than 700 lb.
175 (185)
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 235 (285)
300-400 lb. 230 (255)
400-500 lb. 195 (225)
500-600 lb. 190 (215)
600-700 lb. 175 (190)
More than 700 lb.
170 (175)
Stocker Cows:
Bred Cows: $1,425/hd.
($1,650/hd.)
Pairs: $1,850
($2,450)
Packer Cows:
No. 1: 98 (115)
No. 2: 90 (95)
Bulls: 114 (118)
Goats (per head):
Kids:
25-50 lbs. $65 ($115)
50-100 lbs.
$115 ($165)
Nannies: $80 ($135)
Billies: $155 ($235)
Sheep: $50 ($95)
Rams: $130 ($225)
Swine:
Piglets (per head):
$65 ($85)
Tops: 62 (72)
Sows: 48 (58)
Boars: 15 (30)

Karnes Co.

Date: 6-12-14
Cattle on hand: 335
Market stronger compared to last week.
Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:
No. 1 Calves:
200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 231-315, Heifers 268-275
300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 240-315, Heifers 219-260
400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 220-255, Heifers 198-260
500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 203-227, Heifers 180-207
600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 176-197, Heifers 170-195
Packer Bulls: (5)
High Yielding:
115-123.50
Medium Yielding:
110-114
Low Yielding:
90-105
Packer Cows: (24)
High Yielding:
102-110
Medium Yielding:
90-100
Low Yielding:
85-90
Stocker Cows: (12)
Plain: $800-$1,250
Pairs: (5)
Good: $1,500-$1,825
Plain: $1,000-$1,200

Nixon

Date: 6-9-14
Cattle on Hand: 583
(98 Cows; 13 Bulls)
Steers:
200-300 lbs.:
207-217-270
300-400 lbs.:
230-240-295
400-500 lbs.:
202-212-255
500-600 lbs.:
193-203-225
600-700 lbs.:
173-183-205
700-800 lbs.:
155-165-195
Heifers:
200-300 lbs.:
249-259-300
300-400 lbs.:
217-227-285
400-500 lbs.:
196-206-235
500-600 lbs.:
174-184-210
600-700 lbs.:
163-173-200
700-800 lbs.:
146-156-180
Slaughter Cows: 40-110
Slaughter Bulls: 105-122
Stocker Cows: $700-$1,500
Pairs: $1,250-$3,000
Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin

Date: 6-11-14
Cattle-475; Hogs-375; Horses-1; Sheep & Goats-541
Quality of cattle was very good. Cows $2-$3 higher; stocker calves $3-$5 higher.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 275-315
300-400 lb. 255-320
400-500 lb. 222-275
500-600 lb. 205-235
600-700 lb. 188-213
700-850 lb. 165-190
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 255-273
300-400 lb. 212-265
400-500 lb. 210-235
500-600 lb. 192-218
600-750 lb. 175-215
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 100-121
Cutters: 90-100
Canners: 75-90
Palpated Cows (Young): $1,000-$1,250
Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,200-$1,450
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 115-130
Light & Low Yielding: 88-114
Feeder Bulls: 115-145
Horses:
Light/Fat: $75 hd.
Hogs:
#1 Butchers: 83-85
#2 Butchers: 75-82
Sows: 54-60
Feeder Pigs: 126-138
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $85-$195 hd.
Thin & Old Nannies: 45-85
Kid Goats (fat): 196-235
Small & Thin: 175-217
Wethers: 137-190
Billies: 117-130
Barb. Ewes (Young) $60-$80 hd.
Small & Old Ewes: $40-$60 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 140-172
Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 100-140
Lambs: 150-190
Barb. Bucks: 125-200
 

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