Sheep Auction
SA_LS320
San Angelo, TX    Tue Feb 13, 2018   USDA Market News

Producers Livestock Auction Co, San Angelo, Texas

Sheep and Goat Auction:
Close and Weekly:

Total Receipts:  3208    Last Week:  3947    Year Ago:  2459
Sheep Receipts:  1663    Last Week:  1838    Year Ago:   997
Goat  Receipts:  1545    Last Week:  2109    Year Ago:  1462

   Compared to last week slaughter lambs 5.00-15.00 higher.  Slaughter
ewes weak in light test.  Feeder lambs not well tested.  Nannies and kids
steady.  Trading and demand moderate.  Quality full range from attractive
to plain.  Supply included 40 percent slaughter lambs, 8 percent slaughter
ewes, 2 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 120-180 lbs 124.00-130.00.

   Choice and Prime 1-2 40-60 lbs 246.00-266.00, few 273.00; 60-70 lbs
220.00-238.00, few 240.00-248.00; 70-80 lbs 196.00-224.00, few 230.00-
232.00; 80-90 lbs 200.00-218.00; 90-110 lbs 176.00-190.00.
Choice 1-2 40-60 lbs 218.00-244.00; 60-70 lbs 200.00-220.00; 70-80 lbs
170.00-196.00; 80-90 lbs 170.00-192.00; 90-110 lbs 130.00-168.00.
Good 1 50-70 lbs 188.00-196.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES:
   Good 3-4 (very fleshy) no test; Good 2-3 (fleshy) 65.00-72.00;
Utility and Good 1-3 (medium flesh) 76.00-82.00;  Utility 1-2 (thin)
65.00-74.00; Cull and Utility 1-2 (very thin) 55.00-62.00; Cull 1
(extremely thin) 30.00-50.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS:
   64.00-90.00, few 100.00.

FEEDER LAMBS:
   Medium and Large 1-2 no test.
Medium and Large 2 no test.

REPLACEMENT EWES:
   Medium and Large 1-2 hair ewes and lambs 68.00-80.00 per head; mixed
age hair ewes 80-130 lbs 85.00-120.00 cwt.

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

SLAUGHTER CLASSES:
   KIDS:  Selection 1 40-60 lbs 290.00-318.00; 60-80 lbs 278.00-298.00,
few 310.00; shorn show goats 73 lbs 214.00; 80-105 lbs 170.00-198.00.
Selection 1-2 40-60 lbs 266.00-294.00; 60-80 lbs 260.00-270.00; 98 lbs
206.00.
Selection 2 40-60 lbs 200.00-255.00; 60-80 lbs 200.00-240.00.
   DOES/NANNIES:  Selection 1-2 80-130 lbs 126.00-138.00; 130-200 lbs
102.00-110.00, few 138.00-140.00; thin 70-120 lbs 100.00-126.00.
   BUCKS/BILLIES:  Selection 1-2 70-100 lbs 140.00-1820.00; 100-150 lbs
130.00-150.00; 150-250 lbs 130.00-152.00.

FEEDER CLASSES:
   KIDS:  Selection 1 30-40 lbs 306.00-318.00.
Selection 1-2 30-40 lbs 286.00-288.00.
Selection 2 30-40 lbs 220.00-258.00.

REPLACEMENT CLASSES:
   DOES/NANNIES: Selection 1-2 60-110 lbs 140.00-168.00.


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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