Sheep Auction
SA_LS320
San Angelo, TX    Wed Oct 11, 2017   USDA Market News

Producers Livestock Auction Co, San Angelo, Texas

Sheep and Goat Auction:
Weekly:

Total Receipts:  7722    Last Week:  3045    Year Ago:  5031
Sheep Receipts:  3556    Last Week:  1290    Year Ago:  1666
Goat  Receipts:  4166    Last Week:  1755    Year Ago:  3365

   Compared to last week slaughter lambs under 70 lbs firm to 5.00 higher,
over 70 lbs weak to 10.00 lower.  Slaughter ewes firm, instances 6.00
higher.  Feeder lambs sharply lower.  Nannies firm to 10.00 higher; kids
firm to 10.00 higher.  Trading and demand moderate.  Quality full range
from attractive to plain.  Supply included 25 percent slaughter lambs, 5
percent slaughter ewes, 5 percent feeder lambs, 5 percent replacement
ewes; 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 115-130 lbs 136.00-140.00.
Good and Choice 2-3 shorn and wooled 105-120 lbs 110.00-120.00.

   Choice and Prime 1-2 40-60 lbs 210.00-230.00, few 236.00-248.00; 60-70
lbs 190.00-212.00, few 218.00-220.00; 70-80 lbs 160.00-178.00, few 182.00-
192.00; 80-90 lbs 155.00-160.00; 90-100 lbs 140.00-148.00.
Choice 1-2 40-60 lbs 170.00-208.00; 60-70 lbs 160.00-190.00; 70-80 lbs
147.00-160.00; 80-90 lbs 120.00-148.00; 90-110 lbs 120.00-130.00.
Good 1 60-70 lbs 150.00-158.00; 70-80 lbs 140.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES:
   Good 3-4 (very fleshy) no test; Good 2-3 (fleshy) 60.00-65.00;
Utility and Good 1-3 (medium flesh) 70.00-82.00, few 88.00; Utility 1-2
(thin) 60.00-70.00; Cull and Utility 1-2 (very thin) 50.00-58.00; Cull 1
(extremely thin) 30.00-40.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS:
   68.00-90.00.

FEEDER LAMBS:
   Medium and Large 1-2 55-60 lbs 188.00-198.00; 60-70 lbs 143.00-167.00;
75-95 lbs 140.00-152.00.
Medium and Large 2 45-60 lbs 160.00-170.00; 60-95 lbs 130.00-140.00.

REPLACEMENT EWES:
   Medium and Large 1-2 hair ewe lambs 55-65 lbs 230.00-238.00 cwt, 78
lbs 186.00 cwt, 90 lbs 156.00 per head; baby tooth hair ewes 170.00-
175.00 per head; mixed age hair ewes 80-130 lbs 90.00-126.00 cwt.

GOATS:  Estimated 60 percent of receipts:
All sold per hundred weight (CWT) unless otherwise specified.

SLAUGHTER CLASSES:
   KIDS:  Selection 1 40-60 lbs 220.00-247.00, few 254.00-258.00, few
show goats 265.00-335.00; 60-80 lbs 220.00-230.00; 80-100 lbs 240.00-
275.00.
Selection 1-2 40-60 lbs 200.00-224.00; 60-80 lbs 200.00-222.00; 80-100
lbs 205.00-238.00.
Selection 2 40-60 lbs 190.00-200.00; 60-80 lbs 186.00-200.00; 80-90 lbs
170.00-194.00.
   DOES/NANNIES:  Selection 1-2 80-130 lbs 118.00-130.00, few 132.00;
130-160 lbs 92.00-114.00; thin 70-120 lbs 90.00-116.00.
   BUCKS/BILLIES:  Selection 1-2 70-100 lbs 168.00-202.00; 100-150 lbs
145.00-205.00, yearlings 200.00-215.00; 150-250 lbs 175.00-200.00.

FEEDER CLASSES:
   KIDS:  Selection 1 25-40 lbs 234.00-256.00.
Selection 1-2 30-40 lbs 210.00-226.00.
Selection 2 25-40 lbs 188.00-206.00.

REPLACEMENT CLASSES:
   DOES/NANNIES: Selection 1-2 60-110 lbs 130.00-180.00.


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

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