Sheep Auction
SA_LS320
San Angelo, TX    Wed Dec 05, 2018   USDA Market News

Producers Livestock Auction Co, San Angelo, Texas

Sheep and Goat Auction:
Weekly:

Total Receipts:  5754    Last Week:  5228    Year Ago:  4612
Sheep Receipts:  2728    Last Week:  2066    Year Ago:  2375
Goat  Receipts:  3026    Last Week:  3162    Year Ago:  2237 

   Compared to last week slaughter lambs weak to 5.00 lower.  Slaughter
ewes steady.  Feeder lambs not well tested.  Nannies firm; kids weak.
Trading fairly active, demand good. Supply included 30 percent slaughter
lambs, 5 percent slaughter ewes, 5 percent replacement ewes, 5 percent
feeder lambs, balance goats.  All slaughter lambs went to non-traditional
markets.  All sheep and goats sold per hundred weight (CWT) unless
otherwise specified.
 
 SLAUGHTER LAMBS:
   Choice 2-3 shorn and wooled 100-155 lbs 120.00-132.00.

   Choice and Prime 1-2 40-60 lbs 235.00-266.00; 60-70 lbs 212.00-230.00;
70-80 lbs 192.00-218.00, few 222.00-228.00; 80-90 lbs 170.00-190.00; 90-
110 lbs 140.00-174.00.
Choice 1-2 40-60 lbs 220.00-238.00; 60-70 lbs 188.00-210.00; 70-80 lbs
168.00-190.00; 80-90 lbs 130.00-166.00; 90-110 lbs 120.00-140.00.
Good 1 50-60 lbs 50-70 lbs 180.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES:
   Good 3-4 (very fleshy) no test; Good 2-3 (fleshy) 50.00-62.00; Utility
and Good 1-3 (medium flesh) 63.00-75.00; high-yielding 76.00-80.00;
Utility 1-2 (thin) 50.00-62.00; Cull and Utility 1-2 (very thin) 42.00-
50.00; Cull 1 (extremely thin) 30.00-40.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS:
   60.00-98.00.

FEEDER LAMBS:
   Medium and Large 1-2 69 lbs 173.00; 70-80 lbs 165.00-172.00; 80-90 lbs
141.00-146.00.
Medium and Large 1-2 78 lbs 154.00.

REPLACEMENT EWES:
   Medium and Large 1-2 mixed age hair ewes 80-130 lbs 75.00-120.00 cwt.

GOATS:  Estimated 55 percent of receipts:
All sold per hundred weight (CWT) unless otherwise specified.

SLAUGHTER CLASSES:
   KIDS:  Selection 1 40-60 lbs 250.00-277.00, few 280.00-308.00; 60-80
lbs 242.00-248.00; 84 lbs 228.00.
Selection 1-2 40-60 lbs 230.00-250.00; 60-70 lbs 230.00-240; 80-100 lbs
198.00-208.00.
Selection 2 40-60 lbs 190.00-230.00; 60-80 lbs 194.00-228.00; 80-110 lbs
172.00-188.00.
   DOES/NANNIES:  Selection 1-2 80-130 lbs 100.00-120.00, few 120.00-
132.00; 130-190 lbs 100.00-112.00; thin 70-110 lbs 80.00-100.00.
   BUCKS/BILLIES:  Selection 1-2 70-100 lbs 158.00-196.00; 100-150 lbs
150.00-191.00; 150-250 lbs 142.00-176.00.

FEEDER CLASSES:
   KIDS:  Selection 1 30-40 lbs 284.00-310.00.
Selection 1-2 30-40 lbs 248.00-264.00.
Selection 2 25-40 lbs 200.00-226.00.

REPLACEMENT CLASSES:
   DOES/NANNIES: Selection 1-2 60-115 lbs 130.00-192.00.


Source:  USDA Market News Service, San Angelo, Texas
         Rebecca Sauder 325-653-1778
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SA_LS320.txt
         www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews

1600  rs