Sheep Auction
SA_LS320
San Angelo, TX    Tue Sep 12, 2017   USDA Market News

Producers Livestock Auction Co, San Angelo, Texas

Sheep and Goat Auction:
Close:

Estimated Receipts:  5000    Last Week:  2925    Year Ago:  5904

   Compared to last week slaughter lambs firm to 5.00 higher.  Slaughter
ewes steady.  Feeder lambs weak, instances 10.00 lower.  Nannies weak;
kids firm.  Trading and demand moderate.  Quality average to plain.
Supply included 35 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 100-145 lbs 120.00-140.00.

   Choice and Prime 1-2 40-60 lbs 194.00-216.00, few 222.00; 60-70 lbs
182.00-208.00; 70-80 lbs 178.00-198.00; 80-90 lbs 175.00-188.00; 90-110
lbs 170.00-176.00.
Choice 1-2 40-60 lbs 166.00-190.00; 60-70 lbs 165.00-180.00; 70-80 lbs
160.00-175.00; 80-90 lbs 160.00-170.00; 90-110 lbs 140.00-160.00.
Good 1 55-80 lbs 150.00-158.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES:
   Good 3-4 (very fleshy) no test; Good 2-3 (fleshy) 60.00-70.00;
Utility and Good 1-3 (medium flesh) 72.00-80.00;  Utility 1-2 (thin)
60.00-70.00; Cull and Utility 1-2 (very thin) 45.00-56.00; Cull 1
(extremely thin) 30.00-40.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS:
   70.00-90.00, few 100.00-110.00.

FEEDER LAMBS:
   Medium and Large 1-2 60-100 lbs 150.00-166.00.
Medium and Large 2 no test.

REPLACEMENT EWES:
   Medium and Large 1-2 hair ewe lambs 80-100 lbs 188.00-192.00 cwt;
mixed age hair ewes 80-140 lbs 80.00-130.00 cwt.

GOATS:  Estimated 50 percent of receipts:
All sold per hundred weight (CWT) unless otherwise specified.

SLAUGHTER CLASSES:
   KIDS:  Selection 1 40-60 lbs 214.00-229.00; 60-80 lbs 215.00-228.00,
few 232.00; 80-100 lbs 240.00-250.00.
Selection 1-2 40-60 lbs 200.00-216.00; 60-80 lbs 200.00-214.00; 80-100
lbs 200.00-232.00.
Selection 2 40-60 lbs 180.00-200.00; 60-80 lbs 180.00-200.00.
   DOES/NANNIES:  Selection 1-2 80-130 lbs 130.00-150.00; 130-185 lbs
110.00-128.00; thin 70-120 lbs 90.00-120.00.
   BUCKS/BILLIES:  Selection 1-2 70-100 lbs 152.00-184.00; 100-150 lbs
140.00-174.00; 150-250 lbs 130.00-175.00.

FEEDER CLASSES:
   KIDS:  Selection 1
Selection 1-2 25-40 lbs 210.00-218.00.
Selection 2 25-40 lbs 180.00-210.00.

REPLACEMENT CLASSES:
   DOES/NANNIES: Selection 1-2 60-110 lbs 154.00-180.00.


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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