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Livestock markets report

Feb. 23, 2013 at 10:03 p.m.
Updated Feb. 22, 2013 at 8:23 p.m.


BEEVILLE

Feb. 15

Cattle on hand: 215

Horses: 5

Sheep/goats: 36

Trends: Steers and heifers, steady/active.

Steers: (200-300) $160-$200; (300-400) $135-$195; (400-500) $113-$193; (500-600) $113-$171; (600-700) $108-$150; and (700-800) $102-$132.

Heifers: (200-300) $172-$220; (300-400) $135-$170; (400-500) $117-$158; (500-600) $105-$138; (600-700) $96-$129; and (700-800) $74-$100.

Slaughter cows: $40-$86; slaughter bulls, $60-$96; stocker cows, $66-$111; bred cows, $760-$1,235; pairs, $1,235-$1,500; horses, $50-$290.

CUERO

Feb. 22

Receipts: 657

Had 104 cows and 17 bulls. The packer market was steady on all classes on a limited supply of cows and bulls.

The calf market was generally weaker in line with what has been happening all week. Exceptions were calves under 500 pounds and replacement type heifers as these markets were holding strong. All other classes were at least $2 to $3 lower.

Packer bulls: Heavy weights, $91-$108; lower grades, $67-$80.

Packer cows: breakers, $65-$72; boning cows, $65-$78; canners and cutters, $62-$87; light and weak, $55-$70.

Palpated dry cows (11 head): $90-$124; pairs (one): $1,575.

Steer calves: (under 200) none; (200-250) none; (250-300) $147-$194; (300-350) $180-$190;(350-400) $188-$201; (400-450) $181-$198; (450-500) $166-$188; (500-600) $161-$172; (550-600) $141-$154;(600-700) $146-$150; (700-800) $128-$133.

Bull Calves: (250-300) $206-$222; (300-350) $185-$196; (350-400) $179-$206; (400-450) $161-$184; (450-500) $165-$173; (500-600) $154-$172; (550-600) $141-$150;(600-700) $142-$150.

Bulls: (over 700) $119-$139.

Heifer Calves: (under 200) (two) $203-$272.50; (200-250) (one) $150; (250-300) (two) $176-$188; (300-350) $161-$202; (350-400) $156-$184; (400-450) $153-$178; (450-500) $147-$164; (500-600) $135-$162; (550-600) $133-$154;(600-700) $127-$134; (700-800) $114-$120.

EDNA

Feb. 18

Receipts: 438

Steers: (200-300) $197-$252; (300-400) $186-$217; (400-500) $167-$194; (500-600) $146-$179; (600-700) $132-$145; and (700 and up) $101-$123.

Heifers: (200-300) $167-$220; (300-400) $154-$177; (400-500) $149-$162; (500-600) $139-$164; (600-700) $131-$142.

Stockers pairs: $970-$1,390; Stocker cows: $900-$1,260.

Packer cows: (600-800) $53-$74; and (800 and up) $75-$90. Packer bulls: (800 and up) $86-$108.

EL CAMPO

Feb. 19

Receipts: 377

Trend: Feeder steers and heifers were steady to $2 higher. Cows and bulls were steady to $3 higher.

Steers: (under 200) $220-$240; (200-300) $213-$235; (300-400) $192-$225; (400-500) $175-$208; (500-600) $153-$178; (over 600) $139-$152.50.

Heifers: (under 200) $215-$235; (200-300) $182-$205; (300-400) $165-$207.50; (400-500) $152-$180; (500-600) $139-$155; (over 600) $129-$135.

Slaughter cows: smooth fat, $75-$78; excessive fat, $72-$75; cutter, $78-$85; canner, $55-$60.

Slaughter bulls: high dressing, $95-$101; low dressing, $80-$89.

Replacement cows: bred, $100-$113.

GONZALES

Feb. 16

Receipts: 490 cattle

Compared to our last sale: Calves and yearlings sold steady $1 to $2 lower. Packer cows sold steady to $1 higher.

Stocker-feeder steers: Medium and large frame No. 1 (150-300) $220-$255;(300-400) $190-$210; (400-500) $175-$185; (500-600) $148-$170; (600-700) $137-$145; (700-800) $133-$135.

Bull yearlings: (700-900) $91-$105.

Stocker-feeder heifers: Medium and large No. 1 (150-300) $185-$210; (300-400) $168-$175; (400-500) $155-$165; (500-600) $138-$145; and (600-700) $126-$131.

Packer cows: Good lean utility and commercial, $68-$74; cutters, $79-$91; canners, $61-$67; low yielding fat cows, $68-$76.

Packer bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls, $94-$106; light weights and medium quality bulls, $84-$91. Stocker cows, $950-$1,150. Pairs, $1,050-$1,325.

HALLETTSVILLE

Feb. 19

Cattle on hand: 1,018

Week ago: 655; Year ago: 682

Compared to last week: The market was higher this week. Better quality classes of calves and yearlings sold $2 to $4 higher. Demand very good on the better quality and better conditioned classes.

Packer cows and bulls sold $3 to $4 higher on about 150 head total.

Packer cows: Higher dressing utility and cutter cows, $76-$91.50; lower dressing utility and cutter cows, $65-$76; light weight canner cows, $53-$65.

Packer bulls: Heavyweight bulls, $102-$109.50; utility and cutter bulls, $90-$102; light weight canner bulls, $82-$90.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings: No. 1 steer and bull calves, (under 200) $220-$260;(200-300) $215-$250;(300-400) $185-$217.50;(400-500) $168-$197.50; (500-600) $143-$182;(600-700) $130-$157.50;(700-800) $124-$137.

No. 1 Heifer calves: (under 200) $200-$220; (200-300) $180-$220;(300-400) $162-$188;(400-500) $143-$172;(500-600) $128-$157; (600-700) $122-$136;(700-800) $117-$123.

KARNES CITY

Feb. 16

Cattle on hand: 292

Market was very strong and active.

Steers: (200-300) $195-$220; (300-400) $190-$225; (400-500) $168-$210; (500-600) $155-$195; (600-700) $135-$160; (700 and up) $125-$150.

Heifers: (200-300) $180-$205; (300-400) $165-$200; (400-500) $150-$190; (500-600) $135-$160; (600-700) $125-$135; (700 and up) $115-$128.

Stocker cows (per head): Bred cows $950-$1,275, Pairs $1,225-$1,450; Packer cows: No. 1 $76-$90, No. 2 $66-$74, and Bulls $88-$95.

Goats and other (per head): 128 on hand

Kid goats: (25-50) $45-$90; (50-100) $75-$150. Nannies: $75-$165. Billies: $90-$180. Sheep: $70-$130. Rams: $115-$275. Piglets: $45-$90. Top hogs: $48-$55 (per pound). Sows: $30-$38 (per pound). Boars: $10-$20 (per pound).

KARNES COUNTY

Feb. 21

Cattle on hand: 171. Market stronger compared to last week.

No. 1 steer and bull calves: (200-300) $170-$210; (300-400) $165-$205; (400-500) $165-$200; (500-600) $148-$165; (600-700) $143-$151. No. 1 heifer calves: (200-300) $185-$220; (300-400) $167-$183; (400-500) $147-$174; (500-600) $137-$156; (600-700) $133-$145.

Stocker cows: Good cows and heifers, $1,000-$1,175; medium cows and heifers, $875-$975; good cow/calf pairs, (one pair) $1,100.

Packer cows: higher dressing utility and cutter cows, $82-$89.50; lower dressing utility and cutter cows, $75-$81; light weight canner cows, $68-$74.

Packer bulls: heavyweight bulls, $97-$104.50; utility and canner bulls, $90-$96; and light weight canner bulls, $82-$89.

NIXON

Feb. 18

Volume: 631 Steers: (200-300) $195-$235; (300-400) $168-$230; (400-500) $155-$230; (500-600) $145-$183; (600-700) $127-$158; (700-800) $114-$133.

Heifers: (200-300) $172-$215; (300-400) $149-$240; (400-500) $135-$190; (500-600) $132-$200; (600-700) $116-$145; (700-800) $103-$131.

Slaughter cows: $45-$84; slaughter bulls, $84-$95; stocker cows, $610-$1,000; pairs, $1,075-$1,150.

WHARTON

Feb. 20

Receipts: 764

Steers: (200-300) $199-$295; (300-400) $176-$218; (400-500) $157-$187; (500-600) $145-$160; (600-700) $134-$146; (700 and up) $113-$136.

Heifers: (200-300) $187-$305; (300-400) $157-$208; (400-500) $144-$174; (500-600) $138-$190; (600-700) $128-$142; (700 and up) $111-$135.

Stocker pairs: $1,100-$3,050; stocker cows, $930-$2,050.

Packer cows: (600-800) $63-$76; (800 and up) $77-$98; packer bulls, (800 and up) $81-$112.

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