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Livestock markets report

Feb. 25, 2012 at midnight
Updated Feb. 24, 2012 at 8:25 p.m.


BEEVILLE

Feb. 17

Cattle on hand: 363

Horses: 4

Sheep/goats: 15

Trends: Steers and heifers, steady/high.

Steers: (200-300) $193-$245; (300-400) $151-$225; (400-500) $144-$215; (500-600) $134-$175; (600-700) $118-$145; and (700-800) $103-$125.

Heifers: (200-300) $141-$210; (300-400) $138-$200; (400-500) $130-$187; (500-600) $109-$161; (600-700) $101-$135; and (700-800) $93-$110.

Slaughter cows: $40-$92; slaughter bulls, $75-$96; stocker cows, $67-$110; bred cows, $750-$1,100; pairs, $850-$930; horses, $115-$240.

CUERO

Jan. 13

Receipts: 1,972

Had 239 cows and 21 bulls. Bulls and cows were lower.

Packer bulls: Heavy weights, $78-$91; lower grades, $65.50-$76.

Packer cows: Boning cows, $73-$84 ( one was $91); cutters, $50-$82; low yielding cutters, $42.50-$56; canners, $29.50-$45 (one was $25).

Dry cows: $55-$82; young: $41-$75; palpated, $41-$75; pairs: $505-$925.

The calf market was very active but lower.

Steer calves: (200-250) $135-$220; (250-300) $155-$200; (300-350) $150-$215;(350-400) $150-$181; (450-500) $121-$181; (500-600) $110-$138; (600-700) $118-$136.

Bulls: (500-600) $124-$142.

Heifer Calves: (200-250) $105-$195; (250-300) $155-$200; (300-350) $100-$215; (350-400) $123-$171; (400-450) $122-$146; (450-500) $129-$140; (500-600) $120-$146; (600-700) $125-$141.

EDNA

Feb. 20

Receipts: 225

Steers: (200-300) $215-$260; (300-400) $216-$250; (400-500) $208-$230; (500-600) $151-$181; (600-700) $138-$184; and (700 and up) n/a.

Heifers: (200-300) $200-$246; (300-400) $202-$240; (400-500) $168-$200; (500-600) $150-$180; (600-700) $134-$154; (700 and up) n/a.

Stockers pairs: $950-$1,310; Stocker cows: n/a.

Packer cows: (600-800) $52-$63; and (800 and up) $65-$97. Packer bulls: (800 and up) $68-$104.

EL CAMPO

Feb. 21

Receipts: 406

Trend: Feeder steers and heifers were steady to $4 higher. Cows and bulls were steady to $3 higher.

Steers: (under 200) $208-$250; (200-300) $232-$265; (300-400) $226-$245; (400-500) $199-$225; (500-600) $184-$201; (over 600) $166-$175.

Heifers: (under 200) $205-$240; (200-300) $202-$227; (300-400) $191-$222; (400-500) $173-$202; (500-600) $155-$195; (over 600) $121-$150.

Slaughter cows: smooth fat, $78-$82; excessive fat, $75-$80; cutter, $82-$85; canner, $58-$65.

Slaughter bulls: high dressing, $93-$101; low dressing, $90-$95.

Replacement cows: bred, $850-$950; pairs, $1,175-$1,200.

GONZALES

Feb. 18

Receipts: 217 cattle

Compared to our last sale: Calves and yearlings sold $1 to $2 higher. Packer cows sold $2 to $4 higher.

Stocker-feeder steers: Medium and large frame No. 1 (150-300) $210-$240;(300-400) $210-$220; (400-500) $190-$205; (500-600) $158-$195; (600-700) $138-$152; (700-800) $131-$144.

Bull yearlings: (700-900) $108-$135.

Stocker-feeder heifers: Medium and large No. 1 (150-300) $175-$195; (300-400) $175-$185; (400-500) $160-$175; (500-600) $147-$155; and (600-700) $134-$145.

Packer cows: Good lean utility and commercial, $63-$71; cutters, $78-$92; canners, $48-$64; and low yielding fat cows, $66-$77.

Packer bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls, $91-$103.50; light weights and medium quality bulls, $78-$88. Stocker cows, $850-$1,150. Pairs, $975-$1,275.

HALLETTSVILLE

Dec.

Cattle on Hand: 2,594

Week ago: 1,449

Compared to last week: Better quality classes of calves and yearlings sold steady to $2 lower with instances $4 lower. Demand remains very good in all areas.

Packer cows and bulls sold $4 to $5 higher on about 460 head total.

Packer cows: Higher dressing utility and cutter cows, $60-$78.50; lower dressing utility and cutter cows, $48-$60; light weight canner cows, $32-$48.

Packer bulls: Heavyweight bulls, $75-$88.50; utility and cutter bulls, $67-$75; light weight canner bulls, $59-$67.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings: No. 1 steer and bull calves, (150-200) $155-$205;(200-300)$155-$202.50: (300-400) $152-$195; (400-500) $146-$187.50; (500-600)$131-$165; (600-700) $126-$145;(700-800) $118-$131.

No. 1 Heifer calves: (150-200) $145-$185; (200-300) $138-$175;(300-400) $134-$162; (400-500) $128-$148;(500-600) $120-$141; (600-700) $115-$124; (700-800) $100-$117.

No. 2 and 3: Steer and bull calves, (200-300) $108-$154; (300-400) $106-$150; (400-500) $102-$145; (500-600) $100-$132; (600-700) $95-$125.

No. 2 and 3: Heifer calves, (200-300) $105-$137; (300-400) $102-$134; (400-500) $100-$126; (500-600) $94-$119; (600-700) $90-$115.

KARNES CITY

Feb. 18

Cattle on hand: 122

Market was very strong and active.

Steers: (200-300) $235-$268; (300-400) $213-$240; (400-500) $198-$230; (500-600) $190-$215; (600-700) $152-$175; (700 and up) $105-$120.

Heifers: (200-300) $235-$245; (300-400) $200-$240; (400-500) $185-$210; (500-600) $172-$185; (600-700) $150-$165; (700 and up) $110-$120.

Stocker cows (per head): Bred cows $850-$1,050, Pairs $1,050-$1,450.

Packer cows: No. 1 $76-$85, No. 2 $60-$72, and Bulls $91-$97.

Goats and other (per head): 85 on hand

Kid goats: (25-50) $75-$110; (50-100) $105-$155. Nannies: $95-$155. Billies: $100-$190. Sheep: $75-$125. Rams: $145-$270. Piglets: $45-$85. Top Hogs: $54-$58 (per pound). Sows: $42-$50 (per pound). Boars: $10-$30 (per pound).

KARNES COUNTY

Feb. 23

Cattle on hand: 466. Market stronger compared to last week.

No. 1 steer and bull calves: (200-300) $226-$265; (300-400) $217-$255; (400-500) $196-$230; (500-600) $177-$197; (600-700) $155-$161. No. 1 heifer calves - (200-300) $206-$260; (300-400) $188-$240; (400-500) $171-$225; (500-600) $154-$175; (600-700) $137-$141.

Stocker cows: Good cows and heifers, $850-$1,180; medium cows and heifers, $750-$825; medium cow/calf pairs, n/a.

Packer cows: higher dressing utility and cutter cows, $85-$93; lower dressing utility and cutter cows, $74-$84; light weight canner cows, $64-$73.

Packer bulls: heavyweight bulls, $95-$102; utility and canner bulls $80-$94; and light weight canner bulls, $72-$79.

NIXON

Feb. 20

Volume: 456; horses: 0; sheep, goats: 0.

Steers: (200-300) $209-$275; (300-400) $197-$260; (400-500) $172-$225; (500-600) $167-$192; (600-700) $135-$177; (700-800) $137-$151.

Heifers: (200-300) $197-$265; (300-400) $181-$230; (400-500) $158-$205; (500-600) $154-$183; (600-700) $144-$164; (700-800) $104-$126.

Slaughter cows: $60-$90; slaughter bulls, $82-$106; stocker cows, $600-$911; one pair, $1,480.

WHARTON

Feb. 22

Receipts: 445

Steers: (200-300) $230-$272; (300-400) $214-$252; (400-500) $194-$226; (500-600) $182-$201; (600-700) $132-$178; (700 and up) n/a.

Heifers: (200-300) $202-$252; (300-400) $206-$254; (400-500) $180-$217; (500-600) $151-$182; (600-700) $130-$159; (700 and up) n/a.

Stocker pairs: $900-$1,250; stocker cows, $680-$1,150.

Packer cows: (600-800) $63-$82; (800 and up) $83-$100; packer bulls, (800 and up) $85-$110.

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