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Atascosa
Sale: 7-29-14
Cattle and calves: 607
(346 steers; 212 heifers; 39 cows; and 10 bulls)
Steers:
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 280-335
300-400 lb. 260-315
400-500 lb. 250-297
500-600 lb. 215-270
600-700 lb. 195-237
700-800 lb. 185-212
800-900 lb. 170-195
Heifers:
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 270-310
300-400 lb. 245-280
400-500 lb. 230-272
500-600 lb. 200-241
600-700 lb. 180-226
700-800 lb. 175-200
800-900 lb. 160-185
Slaughter Bulls:
1,200-1,950 lb. 120-139
Slaughter Cows:
950-1,300 lb. 105-129.50
750-1,000 lb. 100-105
Fat: 104-112
Bred Cows:
850-1,350 lb.
$1,250-$1,950

Gonzales
Date: 8-2-14
Volume: 1,352
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. 310-400
300-400 lb. 285-325
400-500 lb. 250-280
500-600 lb. 220-240
600-700 lb. 205-210
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. 185-215
600-700 lb. 175-185
Packer Cows: Good lean utility and commercial: 94-110; Cutters: 115-131; Canners: 75-89; Low yielding fat cows: 93-108
Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 120-148; lightweights and medium quality: 105-115; Bull yearlings 700-900 lb.: 145-185
Stocker Cows: $950-$2,200
Pairs: $1,250-$3,100

Karnes City
Date: 8-2-14
Head Count: 311
Cattle: 311; Goats & Other: 128
Market was higher and active throughout all classes of livestock.
Average price (High price)
200-300 lb.:
Steers, 295 (315); Heifers, 265 (290)
300-400 lb.:
Steers, 275 (315); Heifers, 250 (275)
400-500 lb.:
Steers, 248 (285); Heifers, 225 (255)
500-600 lb.:
Steers, 220 (258); Heifers, 215 (240)
600-700 lb.:
Steers, 205 (232); Heifers, 200 (220)
More than 700 lb.:
Steers, 178 (215); Heifers, 168 (185)
Stocker Cows:
Bred Cows: $1,475/hd. ($1,650/hd.)
Pairs: $1,950 ($2,300)
Packer Cows:
No. 1: 112 (120)
No. 2: 100 (115)
Bulls: 136 (145)
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: 7-31-14
Cattle on hand: 579 (329 Steers; 170 Heifers)
Market steady/very active compared to last week.
Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:
No. 1 Calves:
200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 313-370, Heifers 315-350
300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 276-315, Heifers 275-325
400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 245-295, Heifers 242-275
500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 228-245, Heifers 217-250
600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 209-235, Heifers 202-230
890 Dun Steer 189
Packer Bulls:
High Yielding: 146
Medium Yielding: 127-140
Low Yielding: 105
Packer Cows:
High Yielding: 115-124
Medium Yielding: 105-114
Low Yielding: 102-104
Stocker Cows:
Good: $1,725

Nixon
Date: 7-28-14
Cattle on Hand: 809
(91 Cows; 12 Bulls)
Steers:
200-300 lbs.:
260-270-320
300-400 lbs.:
278-288-325
400-500 lbs.:
250-260-300
500-600 lbs.:
227-237-270
600-700 lbs.:
213-223-245
700-800 lbs.:
193-203-224
Heifers:
200-300 lbs.:
253-263-310
300-400 lbs.:
245-254-300
400-500 lbs.:
220-230-275
500-600 lbs.:
207-217-260
600-700 lbs.:
192-202-223
700-800 lbs.:
178-188-200
Slaughter Cows: 91-129
Slaughter Bulls: 90-150
Stocker Cows: $1,000-$2,050
(2) Pairs: $1,625
Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Seguin
Date: 7-30-14
Cattle-907; Horses-1; Sheep & Goats-680
The market was very active and higher on stocker and feeder cattle. Packer cows and bulls were fully steady.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 290-360
300-400 lb. 280-365
400-500 lb. 260-305
500-600 lb. 240-275
600-700 lb. 210-235
700-850 lb. 185-216
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 280-322
300-400 lb. 260-297
(One lot of Brahma heifers -- 495)
400-500 lb. 240-300
500-600 lb. 230-265
600-750 lb. 190-225
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 120-134
Cutters: 105-120
Canners: 80-100
Palpated Cows (Young): $1,750-$2,475
Middle Aged: $1,400-$1,500
Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,500-$2,600
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 140-155
Light & Low Yielding: 120-142
Feeder Bulls: 140-170
Horses:
Riding: $520
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $100-$175 hd.
Thin & Old Nannies: $35-$85 hd.
Kid Goats (fat): 185-220
Small & Thin: 145-190
Wethers: 150-200
Billies: 100-145
Barb. Ewes (Young) $50-$70 hd.
Small & Old Ewes: $30-$50 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 150-170
Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 120-150
Lambs: 150-200
Barb. Bucks: $150-$360 hd.
 

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