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Atascosa
Sale: 7-22-14
Cattle and calves: 529
(Steers: 244; Heifers, 212; Cows, 61; Bulls, 12)
Steers:
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 290-335
300-400 lb. 270-320
400-500 lb. 220-285
500-600 lb. 210-248
600-700 lb. 185-215
700-800 lb. 175-195
800-900 lb. 160-185
Heifers:
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 260-300
300-400 lb. 240-270
400-500 lb.200-246
500-600 lb. 185-230
600-700 lb. 175-208
700-800 lb. 165-190
800-900 lb. 150-170
Slaughter Bulls:
1,100-2,000 lb.
125-140.50
Slaughter Cows:
950-1,350 lb.
105-127.50
600-900 lb.
85-105
Fat: 100-115
Bred Cows:
800-1,350 lb.
$1,000-$1,675

Gonzales
Date: 7-26-14
Volume: 891
Compared to our last sale:
Feeder calves and yearlings sold very active. Packer cows sold steady.
Stocker-feeder steers:
Medium and large frame No. 1:
150-300 lb. 310-400
300-400 lb. 285-325
400-500 lb. 250-280
500-600 lb. 225-240
600-700 lb. 205-215
700-800 lb. 190-200
Stocker-feeder heifers:
Medium and large frame No.1:
150-300 lb. 255-350
300-400 lb. 235-245
400-500 lb. 220-240
500-600 lb. 185-200
600-700 lb. 175-185
Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 94-100; Cutters: 109-126; Canners: 75-89; Low yielding fat cows: 93-108
Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 120-150; lightweights and medium quality: 105-110; Bull yearlings 700-900 lb.: 145-185
Stocker Cows: $950-$1,800
Pairs: $1,250-$2,200

Karnes City
Date: 7-26-14
Head Count: 508
Cattle: 336; Goats & Other: 172
Market was higher and active throughout all classes of livestock.
Average price (High price)
200-300 lb. steers, 290 (315); heifers, 270 (295)
300-400 lb. steers, 280 (305); heifers, 250 (275)
400-500 lb. steers, 250 (295); heifers, 225 (260)
500-600 lb. steers, 220 (262); heifers, 215 (260)
600-700 lb. steers, 200 (235); heifers, 200 (220)
More than 700 lb. steers, 170 (190); heifers, 180 (195)
Stocker Cows:
Bred Cows: $1,475/hd.
($1,650/hd.)
Pairs: $1,800
($2,450)
Packer Cows:
No. 1: 112 (120)
No. 2: 108 (112)
Bulls: 130 (137)
Goats (per head):
Kids:
25-50 lbs. $65 ($160)
50-100 lbs.
$120 ($175)
Nannies: $95 ($155)
Billies: $160 ($210)
Sheep: $70 ($160)
Rams: $180 ($275)
Swine:
Piglets (per head):
$60 ($85)
Tops: 62 (65)
Sows: 52 (62)
Boars: 10 (30)

Karnes Co.
Date: 7-24-14
Cattle on hand: 435
Market stronger compared to last week.
Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:
No. 1 Calves:
200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 310-340, Heifers 283-320
300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 275-315, Heifers 260-295
400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 250-320, Heifers 230-270
500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 226-250, Heifers 215-232
600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 205-221, Heifers 198-223
Packer Bulls:
High Yielding:
139-142
Medium Yielding:
130-138
Packer Cows:
High Yielding:
115-122
Medium Yielding:
100-114
Low Yielding:
95-99
Stocker Cows:
Good: $1,500-$1,725
Plain: $1,000-$1,250
Pairs: (1)
Good: $1,700

Nixon
Date: 7-21-14
Cattle on Hand: 804
Steers:
200-300 lbs.:
269-279-305
300-400 lbs.:
257-267-310
400-500 lbs.:
239-249-290
500-600 lbs.:
211-221-250
600-700 lbs.:
201-211-226
700-800 lbs.:
182-192-216
Heifers:
200-300 lbs.:
250-260-285
300-400 lbs.:
243-253-380
400-500 lbs.:
219-229-295
500-600 lbs.:
206-216-310
600-700 lbs.:
189-199-218
700-800 lbs.:
169-179-197
Slaughter Cows: 85-123
Slaughter Bulls: 105-145
Stocker Cows:
$950-$1,750
Pairs: $1,100-$2,575
Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin
Date: 7-23-14
Cattle-857; Hogs-307; Horses-2; Sheep & Goats-849
The quality of stocker and feeder cattle was very good. The market was higher on all classes of cattle.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 250-325
300-400 lb. 250-335
400-500 lb. 240-305
500-600 lb. 220-252
600-700 lb. 200-225
700-850 lb. 185-214
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 250-305
300-400 lb. 220-375
400-500 lb. 210-277
500-600 lb. 195-245
600-750 lb. 180-215
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 115-130
Cutters: 105-122
Canners: 80-95
Palpated Cows (Young): $1,700-$2,050
Middle Aged: $1,200-$1,500
Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,250-$2,100
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 140-155
Light & Low Yielding: 120-135
Feeder Bulls: 130-170
Horses:
Heavy/Fat/Riding: $320 hd.
Light/Fat: $130 hd.
Hogs:
#1 Butchers: 100-110
#2 Butchers: 90-95
Sows: 50-85
Feeder Pigs: 120-135
Feeder Shoats: 115-125
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $100-$165 hd.
Thin & Old Nannies: $45-$90 hd.
Kid Goats (fat): 190-230
Small & Thin: 150-190
Wethers: 150-200
Billies: 120-150
Barb. Ewes (Young) $55-$75 hd.
Small & Old Ewes: $35-$50 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 150-175
Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 140-160
Wooled Ewes: $60-$80 cwt.
Lambs: 120-165
Barb. Bucks: $150-$450 hd.
 

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