Texas Crop and Weather Report: Sorghum acres expected to decrease despite excellent growing conditions

COLLEGE STATION – Sorghum acres are expected to decrease amid excellent growing conditions because of an ongoing trade dispute, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. grain sorghum Dr. Calvin Trostle, AgriLife Extension agronomist, Lubbock, said the U.S. Department of Agriculture prospective plantings report estimated 1.35 million grain sorghum acres to be planted in Texas in 2019. Texas sorghum […]

Buffalo Livestock Report

Sale Date: 5-4-19 Head Count: 1031 Last Week: 1515 Sellers: 123 Buyers: 63 Cutter Cows………………….48-64 Fat Cows………………………46-58 Canner Cows…………………15-42 Slaughter Bulls Steady/Down Heavy Bulls………………….72-87 Light Bulls……………………57-76 Cow/Calf Pairs & Bred Cows Choice Pairs……………………………….nt Good Pairs……………..1100-1425 Plain Pairs………………..750-950 Bred Cows 3-6 Yr Old………..750-1175 Steer/Bull Calves & Yearlings Some plainer, hard to place calves below these figures. 150-200 lbs……………….145-230 200-300 lbs……………….140-216 300-400 […]

Brazos Valley Livestock Report

Date of Sale: 4-30-19 Total Receipts: 723 Total Sellers: 121 Total Buyers: 34 Feeder Steers- Med/Large #1 200-300………………… 200-212.50 300-400…………………….. 185-203 400-500…………………….. 175-191 500-600…………………….. 158-170 600-700…………………….. 140-159 700-800…………………….. 128-132 Med/Large #1-2’s 200-300…………………….. 185-195 300-400…………………….. 170-180 400-500…………………….. 160-170 500-600…………………….. 150-157 600-700…………………….. 130-138 Feeder Heifers – Med/Large #1 200-300…………………….. 165-175 300-400…………………….. 160-170 400-500…………………….. 150-168 500-600…………………….. 141-152 600-700…………………….. 128-135 700-800…………………….. 118-129 Feeder Heifers […]

Anderson Co. Livestock Report

Date of Sale: 2-27-19 Head Count: 210 Buyers: 21 Sellers: 32 Steers/Bull Calves & Yearlings 200-300………………….1.40-2.00 300-400………………….1.28-1.89 400-500…………………..1.20-1.91 500-600……………………1.12-1.70 600-700……………………1.05-1.50 700-800………………………90-1.47 Heifers Calves & Yearlings 200-300…………………..1.30-1.75 300-400…………………..1.22-1.65 400-500…………………..1.17-1.63 500-600……………………1.05-1.50 600-700……………………1.00-1.25 700-800………………………80-1.20 Slaughter Cows…………………………….35-67 Slaughter Bulls…………….. 70-85 Bred Cows……………… 550-1400 Pairs………………………. 850-1400 SORRY! A SUBSCRIPTION IS REQUIRED! You must be an active subscriber to access this content! Please Login below or […]

Groesbeck Livestock Report

Date of Sale: 12-13-18 Head Count: 499 Sellers: 68 Buyers: 43 Boner……………………………33-38 Cutters………………………….38-43 Canner………………………….30-34 Thin Cows…………………….27-32 Bulls Yield Grade 1&2…………….60-65 Bulls Yield Grade 3&4…..48-55 Stocker Cows Young Bred Cows…..1050-1250 Older Plain Cows……..800-1100 Good Choice Pairs…..1100-1475 Common Medium Pair…1000-1200 Stocker & Feeder Calves & Yearlings Steers Good & Choice 200-300……………………………—- 300-400…………………….155-180 400-500…………………….130-159 500-600…………………….120-150 600-700…………………….115-145 800-900……………………………—- Heifers Good & Choice 300-400…………………….125-150 400-500…………………….122-140 […]

East Texas Livestock Report

Date: 4-30-19Volume: 1051Sellers: 169Total Buyers: —Packer Buyers: 29Feeder Orders: 17Slaughter CowsCanners…………………… 39-51.00Boning/Utility………….. 52-59.00Cutters…………………….. 60-67.00Slaughter Bulls……….. 77-87.00 Bred Cows……………… 740-1075Cow/Calf Pairs………….558-1375Feeder Steers/Bulls Large Frame #1’s150-200…………………….185-218205-300…………………….175-224305-400…………………….152-206405-500…………………….140-200505-600…………………….131-179605-800…………………….123-162Feeder Heifers – Large Frame#1110-200…………………….148-216 205-300…………………….138-210305-400…………………….128-201405-500…………………….120-180505-600……………………. 112-160605-800…………………….107-146 Compared to last week: All feeder steer and heifer weight class price averages ended from steady in the lighter classes to $3 lower on the heavier classes. Slaughter cows and […]

Photos of Spring Bash

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