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Atascosa
Sale: 8-12-14
Cattle and calves: 771
(434 Steers, 227 Heifers, 78 Cows, and 32 Bulls)
Steers:
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 285-325
300-400 lb. 250-315
400-500 lb. 235-292
500-600 lb. 200-239
600-700 lb. 185-211
700-800 lb. 170-202
800-900 lb. 150-185
Heifers:
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 260-285
300-400 lb. 230-270
400-500 lb. 210-268
500-600 lb. 190-225
600-700 lb. 175-205
700-800 lb. 160-180
800-900 lb. 140-160
Slaughter Bulls:
1,250-1,800 lb. 120-140
Slaughter Cows:
900-1,350 lb. 105-128
600-900 lb. 85-105
Fat: 100-110
Bred Cows:
800-1,350 lb.
$1,300-$2,325
Cow/Calf Pairs:
1,075-1,285 lb.
$1,700-$2,850

Gonzales
Date: 8-16-14
Volume: 1,197
Compared to our last sale:
Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady to slightly lower on heavier yearlings. 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. 215-240
600-700 lb. 203-210
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: 94-115; Cutters: 115-131; Canners: 75-89; Low yielding fat cows: 98-112
Packer Bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls: 120-147; 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: 8-16-14
Head Count: 578
Cattle: 470; Goats & Other: 108
Market was steady throughout all classes of livestock.
Average price (High price)
200-300 lb.:
Steers, 290 (325);
Heifers, 285 (315)
300-400 lb.:
Steers, 260 (315);
Heifers, 245 (300)
400-500 lb.:
Steers, 240 (288);
Heifers, 225 (270)
500-600 lb.:
Steers, 215 (245);
Heifers, 210 (230)
600-700 lb.:
Steers, 200 (222);
Heifers, 200 (210)
More than 700 lb.:
Steers, 185 (215);
Heifers, 175 (205)
Stocker Cows:
Bred Cows: $1,475/hd.
($1,650/hd.)
Pairs: $1,825 ($2,250)
Packer Cows:
No. 1: 118 (135)
No. 2: 100 (115)
Bulls: 138 (152)
Goats (per head):
Kids:
25-50 lbs. $65 ($130)
50-100 lbs. $120 ($165)
Nannies: $85 ($120)
Billies: $115 ($185)
Sheep: $65 ($135)
Rams: $180 ($275)
Swine:
Piglets (per head):
$60 ($85)
Tops: 62 (65)
Sows: 52 (58)
Boars: 8 (30)

Karnes Co.
Date: 8-14-14
Cattle on hand: 601
(339 steers; 221 Heifers)
Market steady; cows stronger compared to last week.
Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:
No. 1 Calves:
200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 319-360, Heifers 266-310
300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 266-335, Heifers 255-290
400-500 lb. Steers & bulls 229-290, Heifers 228-280
500-600 lb. Steers & bulls 212-235, Heifers 205-232
600-700 lb. Steers & bulls 192-216, Heifers 187-212
Packer Bulls:
High Yielding: 145-155
Medium Yielding: 135-140
Low Yielding: 122-127
Packer Cows:
High Yielding: 120-127
Medium Yielding: 114-119
Low Yielding: 102-109
Stocker Cows:
Good: $1,525-$1,550
Pairs:
Plain: $2,000

Nixon
Date: 8-11-14
Cattle on Hand: 1,000
(78 Cows; 13 Bulls)
Steers:
200-300 lbs.:
263-273-310
300-400 lbs.:
261-271-330
400-500 lbs.:
236-246-305
500-600 lbs.:
208-218-250
600-700 lbs.:
196-206-223
700-800 lbs.:
182-192-211
Heifers:
200-300 lbs.:
248-258-320
300-400 lbs.:
234-244-285
400-500 lbs.:
224-234-310
500-600 lbs.:
196-206-290
600-700 lbs.:
184-194-265
700-800 lbs.:
166-176-191
Slaughter Cows: 85-135
Slaughter Bulls: 128-146
Stocker Cows: $1,250-$2,300
Pairs: $1,210-$3,000
Sale every Monday, 10:30 a.m.
NOTICE: Nixon Livestock will be closed Monday, Sept. 1 in observance of Labor Day.

Seguin
Date: 8-13-14
Cattle-978; Hogs-117; Horses-10; Sheep & Goats-574
The quality was very good on most cattle. All classes of stocker and feeder cattle were $2-$5 lower. Most decline on No. 2 cattle. Packer cows were steady.
Medium & Large Frame No. 1 Steers:
200-300 lb. 300-350
300-400 lb. 280-330
400-500 lb. 250-300
500-600 lb. 210-245
600-700 lb. 190-223
700-850 lb. 170-210
Medium & Large Frame No. 1
Heifers:
200-300 lb. 280-330
300-400 lb. 260-310
400-500 lb. 230-310
500-600 lb. 200-240
600-750 lb. 180-215
Cows:
Utility & Commercial: 115-130
Cutters: 105-126
Canners: 80-95
Palpated Cows (Young): $1,600-$2,000
Middle Aged: 115-140
Cow & Calf Pairs: $1,800-$3,000
Bulls:
Heavy High Yielding: 135-150
Light & Low Yielding: 120-130
Feeder Bulls: 140-170
Horses:
Riding: $410-$560
Older: $95-$125 hd.
Hogs:
#1 Butchers: 85-90
#2 Butchers: 80-85
Sows: 50-75
Feeder Shoats: 120-130
Sheep & Goats:
Nannies (Young): $90-$165 hd.
Thin & Old Nannies: $45-$90 hd.
Kid Goats (fat): 190-220
Small & Thin: 140-190
Wethers: 150-190
Billies: 100-130
Barb. Ewes (Young) $40-$60 hd.
Small & Old Ewes: $30-$45 hd.
Barb. Lambs (Fat): 150-180
Barb. Lambs (Small & Thin): 120-160
Lambs: 140-180
Barb. Bucks: $150-$310 hd.
 

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