Sheep Auction
SA_LS320
San Angelo, TX    Tue May 15, 2018   USDA Market News

Producers Livestock Auction Co, San Angelo, Texas

Sheep and Goat Auction:
Close:

Estimated Receipts:  6100    Last Week:  6679    Year Ago:  6349

   Compared to last week slaughter lambs 10.00-20.00 higher.  Slaughter
ewes weak to 5.00 lower.  Feeder lambs 5.00-10.00 lower.  Nannies steady;
kids firm to 10.00 higher.  Trading and demand moderate.  Quality full
range from attractive to plain.  Supply included 40 percent slaughter
lambs, 10 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 130.00-140.00.

   Choice and Prime 1-2 40-60 lbs 198.00-214.00; 60-70 lbs 190.00-204.00,
few 208.00-210.00; 70-80 lbs 184.00-198.00; 80-90 lbs 180.00-194.00; 90-
110 lbs 168.00-175.00.
Choice 1-2 40-60 lbs 170.00-198.00; 60-70 lbs 180.00-190.00; 70-80 lbs
170.00-184.00; 80-90 lbs 170.00-180.00; 90-110 lbs 150.00-160.00.
Good 1 30-60 lbs 150.00-170.00; 60-85 lbs 150.00-160.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES:
   Good 3-4 (very fleshy) no test; Good 2-3 (fleshy) 55.00-67.00;
Utility and Good 1-3 (medium flesh) 70.00-82.00; Utility 1-2 (thin)
60.00-70.00; Cull and Utility 1-2 (very thin) 55.00-60.00; Cull 1
(extremely thin) 30.00-50.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS:
   60.00-90.00.

FEEDER LAMBS:
   Medium and Large 1-2 50-90 lbs 190.00-198.00.
Medium and Large 2 45-60 lbs 180.00-190.00; 60-90 lbs 170.00-185.00.

REPLACEMENT EWES:
   Medium and Large 1-2 hair ewe lambs 76 lbs 202.00 cwt; mixed age hair
ewes 80-130 lbs 85.00-125.00 cwt.

FEEDER EWES:
   Medium and Large 1-2 thin baby tooth 98 lbs 85.00 cwt; thin solid
mouth 112 lbs 65.00 cwt.

GOATS:  Estimated 40 percent of receipts:
All sold per hundred weight (CWT) unless otherwise specified.

SLAUGHTER CLASSES:
   KIDS:  Selection 1 40-60 lbs 295.00-312.00; 60-80 lbs 290.00-312.00,
few 317.00; 80 lbs 255.00.
Selection 1-2 40-60 lbs 260.00-290.00; 60-80 lbs 260.00-290.00; 80-100
lbs 200.00-230.00.
Selection 2 40-60 lbs 200.00-255.00; 60-80 lbs 200.00-250.00.
   DOES/NANNIES:  Selection 1-2 80-130 lbs 130.00-142.00; 130-180 lbs
110.00-124.00; thin 70-120 lbs 110.00-130.00.
   BUCKS/BILLIES:  Selection 1-2 70-100 lbs 156.00-194.00; 100-150 lbs
150.00-176.00; 150-250 lbs 140.00-170.00.

FEEDER CLASSES:
   KIDS:  Selection 1
Selection 1-2 30-40 lbs 250.00-258.00.
Selection 2 30-40 lbs 200.00-250.00.

REPLACEMENT CLASSES:
   DOES/NANNIES: Selection 1-2 60-115 lbs 150.00-178.00.


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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