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Livestock markets report

March 10, 2012 at midnight
Updated March 9, 2012 at 9:10 p.m.


BEEVILLE

Mar. 2

Cattle on hand: 229

Horses: 1

Sheep/goats: 15

Trends: Steers and heifers, steady/high.

Steers: (200-300) $188-$255; (300-400) $185-$242; (400-500) $172-$235; (500-600) $136-$193; (600-700) $127-$155; and (700-800) $81-$128.

Heifers: (200-300) $146-$207; (300-400) $134-$215; (400-500) $130-$185; (500-600) $125-$170; (600-700) $96-$110; and (700-800) $93-$115.

Slaughter cows: $40-$92; slaughter bulls, $75-$102; stocker cows, $67-$104; bred cows, $580-$1,230; pairs, n/a; horses, $50-$260.

CUERO

March 9

Receipts: 503

Had 70 cows and 14 bulls. Bulls steady, Cows sold to strong demand. Calves were steady.

Packer bulls: Heavy weights, $98-$109; lower grades, $76-$96.

Packer cows: Boning cows, $95-$97; cutters, $65-$95; low yielding cutters, $55-$66; fat cows $80.

Young Cows: $90-$96; palpated, $60-$90.

The calf market was very active.

Steer calves: (under 200) $165-$255; (200-250) $130-$255; (250-300) $140-$213; (300-350) $135-$215;(350-400) $157-$182; (400-450) $136-$214; (450-500) $141-$189; (500-600) $122-$185; (over 700) $121.

EDNA

Mar. 5

Receipts: 310

Steers: (200-300) $215-$245; (300-400) $222-$248; (400-500) $193-$219; (500-600) $168-$190; (600-700) n/a; and (700 and up) n/a.

Heifers: (200-300) $192-$236; (300-400) $184-$242; (400-500) $176-$219; (500-600) $159-$170; (600-700) $142-$156; (700 and up) n/a.

Stockers pairs: n/a; Stocker cows: $540-$920.

Packer cows: (600-800) $54-$80; and (800 and up) $81-$93. Packer bulls: (800 and up) $68-$100.

EL CAMPO

Mar. 6

Receipts: 912

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

Steers: (under 200) $203-$270; (200-300) $207-$240; (300-400) $195-$227; (400-500) $190-$232; (500-600) $177-$227; (over 600) $155-$168.

Heifers: (under 200) $184-$250; (200-300) $176-$255; (300-400) $166-$227; (400-500) $160-$192.50; (500-600) $153-$170; (over 600) $139-$150.

Slaughter cows: smooth fat, $80-$88; excessive fat, $82-$86; cutter, $88-$92; canner, $50-$65.

Slaughter bulls: high dressing, $100-$106; low dressing, $93-$100.

Replacement cows: bred, $95-$115.

GONZALES

Mar. 3

Receipts: 990 cattle

Compared to our last sale: Calves and yearlings sold $2 to $3 higher. Packer cows sold $1 to $2 higher.

Stocker-feeder steers: Medium and large frame No. 1 (150-300) $230-$255;(300-400) $215-$240; (400-500) $205-$220; (500-600) $180-$195; (600-700) $138-$166; (700-800) $136-$145.

Bull yearlings: (700-900) $121-$138.

Stocker-feeder heifers: Medium and large No. 1 (150-300) $190-$225; (300-400) $185-$210; (400-500) $165-$180; (500-600) $152-$160; and (600-700) $141-$147.

Packer cows: Good lean utility and commercial, $71-$81; cutters, $84-$96; canners, $56-$64; and low yielding fat cows, $74-$80.

Packer bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, good heavy bulls, $97-$111; light weights and medium quality bulls, $74-$94. Stocker cows, $850-$1,250. Pairs, $975-$1,600.

HALLETTSVILLE

Mar. 6

Cattle on Hand: 738

Week ago: 831; Year ago: 1,168

Compared to last week: Better conditioned classes of calves and yearlings sold steady. More fleshy calves showing up and those classes are selling lower.

Packer cows and bulls sold steady to $1 higher on about 120 head total.

Packer cows: Higher dressing utility and cutter cows, $78-$97; lower dressing utility and cutter cows, $59-$78; light weight canner cows, $49-$59.

Packer bulls: Heavyweight bulls, $91-$107.50; utility and cutter bulls, $82-$91; light weight canner bulls, $72-$82.

Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings: No. 1 steer and bull calves, (150-200) $210-$275;(200-300) $195-$255; (300-400) $188-$222.50;(400-500) $176-$217.50;(500-600) $155-$195; (600-700) $145-$167.50;(700-800) $138-$148.

No. 1 Heifer calves: (150-200) $200-$260; (200-300) $180-$225;(300-400) $175-$215;(400-500) $160-$188;(500-600) $142-$172; (600-700) $135-$154;(700-800) $118-$142.

No. 2 and 3: Steer and bull calves, (200-300) $120-$195;(300-400) $120-$188;(400-500) $116-$174; (500-600) $115-$158;(600-700) $110-$145.

No. 2 and 3: Heifer calves, (200-300) $118-$182;(300-400) $118-$174; (400-500) $114-$160;(500-600) $110-$144; (600-700) $105-$136.

KARNES CITY

Mar. 3

Cattle on hand: 176

Market was very strong and active.

Steers: (200-300) $222-$250; (300-400) $200-$240; (400-500) $185-$225; (500-600) $170-$195; (600-700) $140-$165; (700 and up) $132-$142.

Heifers: (200-300) $224-$250; (300-400) $200-$235; (400-500) $178-$210; (500-600) $155-$170; (600-700) $138-$155; (700 and up) $128-$150.

Stocker cows (per head): Bred cows $925-$1,250; Pairs $1,100-$1,450; Packer cows: No. 1 $85-$98, No. 2 $70-$85, and Bulls $103-$108.

Goats and other (per head): 123 on hand

Kid goats: (25-50) $65-$125; (50-100) $125-$150. Nannies: $100-$200. Billies: $150-$225. Sheep: $75-$145. Rams: $100-$225. Piglets: $45-$85. Top Hogs: $53-$58 (per pound). Sows: $42-$50 (per pound). Boars: $15-$32 (per pound).

KARNES COUNTY

Mar. 8

Cattle on hand: 125. Market steady compared to last week.

No. 1 steer and bull calves: (200-300) $200-$215; (300-400) $185-$210; (400-500) $182-$210; (500-600) $158-$170; (600-700) $137-$143. No. 1 heifer calves - (200-300) $195-$225; (300-400) $171-$201; (400-500) $151-$165; (500-600) $153-$175; (600-700) n/a.

Stocker cows: Common cows and heifers, $670-$680; good cow/calf pairs, $1,100-$1,210.

Packer cows: higher dressing utility and cutter cows, $85-$93; lower dressing utility and cutter cows, $79-$84; light weight canner cows, $70-$78.

Packer bulls: heavyweight bulls, $85-$94; utility and canner bulls $79-$84; and light weight canner bulls, n/a.

NIXON

Mar. 5

Volume: 473; horses: 0; sheep and goats: 0.

Steers: (200-300) $207-$265; (300-400) $190-$255; (400-500) $185-$226; (500-600) $172-$209; (600-700) $147-$175; (700-800) $125-$139.

Heifers: (200-300) $182-$265; (300-400) $167-$225; (400-500) $168-$201; (500-600) $153-$175; (600-700) $136-$165; (700-800) $106-$129.

Slaughter cows: $74-$93; slaughter bulls, $88-$103; stocker cows, $676-$1,100; pairs, (one pair) $1,470.

We'll be closed April 9 for Easter.

WHARTON

Mar. 7

Receipts: 884

Steers: (200-300) $210-$264; (300-400) $193-$230; (400-500) $179-$216; (500-600) $162-$185; (600-700) $134-$162; (700 and up) $123-$157.

Heifers: (200-300) $207-$262; (300-400) $171-$224; (400-500) $164-$200; (500-600) $156-$176; (600-700) $145-$179; (700 and up) n/a.

Stocker pairs: $810-$1,350; stocker cows, $460-$1,130.

Packer cows: (600-800) $56-$82; (800 and up) $83-$100; packer bulls, (800 and up) $63-$109.

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