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Atascosa
Sale: 6-17-14
Cattle and calves: 393
Compared to last week: Atascosa Livestock had some good replacement heifers bring up to $1,550.
Steers:
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 250-310
300-400 lb. 230-275
400-500 lb. 215-255
500-600 lb. 190-230
600-700 lb. 195-215
700-800 lb. 170-199
800-900 lb. 150-165
Heifers:
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 230-265
300-400 lb. 200-240
400-500 lb. 190-220
500-600 lb. 180-210
600-700 lb. 170-201
700-800 lb. 155-185.30
800-900 lb. 125-140
Slaughter Bulls:
1,150-1,975 lb.
110-125.50
Slaughter Cows:
900-1,350 lb.
100-114
600-900 lb.
80-95
Fat: 92-100
Bred Cows:
750-1,200 lb.
$950-$1,500
Cow/Calf Pairs:
950-1,350 lb.
$1,000-$1,925

Karnes Co.
Date: 6-19-14
Cattle on hand: 169
Market steady to stronger compared to last week.
Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:
No. 1 Calves:
200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 317-330, Heifers 225-270
300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 240-290, Heifers 235-255
400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 240-260, Heifers 220-233
500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 220-245, Heifers 210-235
600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 195-213, Heifers 194-207
Packer Bulls:
High Yielding:
112-117
Medium Yielding:
99-110
Low Yielding:
95-98
Packer Cows:
High Yielding:
106-113
Medium Yielding:
99-105
Low Yielding:
90-96
Stocker Cows:
Good: $1,000-$1,600
Plain: $850-$950
Pairs: (1)
Good: $1,475

Gonzales
Date: 6-21-14
Volume: 764
Compared to our last sale:
Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady to $2-$4 higher. Packer cows sold steady to $2 higher.
Stocker-feeder steers:
Medium and large frame No. 1:
150-300 lb. 310-335
300-400 lb. 270-315
400-500 lb. 235-265
500-600 lb. 215-230
600-700 lb. 194-205
700-800 lb. 185-190
Stocker-feeder heifers:
Medium and large frame No.1:
150-300 lb. 245-300
300-400 lb. 215-235
400-500 lb. 205-210
500-600 lb. 195-200
600-700 lb. 175-185
Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 91-98; Cutters: 101-116; Canners: 75-84; Low yielding fat cows: 90-97
Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 114-129; lightweights and medium quality: 96-110; Bull yearlings 700-900 lb.: 135-155
Stocker Cows: $950-$1,800
Pairs: $1,250-$2,000

Nixon
Date: 6-16-14
Cattle on Hand: 346
(39 Cows; 8 Bulls; 2 Pairs)
Steers:
200-300 lbs.:
261-271-295
300-400 lbs.:
234-244-315
400-500 lbs.:
225-235-260
500-600 lbs.:
204-214-245
600-700 lbs.:
182-192-213
700-800 lbs.:
172-182-210
Heifers:
200-300 lbs.:
254-264-275
300-400 lbs.:
229-239-260
400-500 lbs.:
199-209-250
500-600 lbs.:
193-203-233
600-700 lbs.:
175-185-215
700-800 lbs.:
161-171-176
Slaughter Cows: 90-113
Slaughter Bulls: 111-128
Stocker Cows: $900-$1,475
Pairs: $1,825
Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin
Date: 6-18-14
Cattle-590; Horses-5; Sheep & Goats-731
Quality of cattle was very good. Feeder cattle higher on all classes. Packer cow market steady.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 282-323
300-400 lb. 260-315
400-500 lb. 230-273
500-600 lb. 216-245
600-700 lb. 188-217
700-850 lb. 178-210
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 240-285
300-400 lb. 221-278
400-500 lb. 223-273
500-600 lb. 199-225
600-750 lb. 185-205
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 100-117
Cutters: 80-100
Canners: 65-80
Palpated Cows (Young): $1,275-$1,525
Middle Aged: $1,125-$1,175
Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,850-$2,025
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 100-124
Light & Low Yielding: 85-100
Horses:
Older: $35-$70
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $100-$150 hd.
Thin & Old Nannies: $60-$120 hd.
Kid Goats (fat): 190-235
Small & Thin: 150-200
Wethers: 180-220
Billies: 100-140
Barb. Ewes (Young) $40-$65 hd.
Small & Old Ewes: $35-$50 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 170-200
Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 140-160
Lambs: 150-200
Barb. Bucks: $150-$285 hd.
 

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