Centennial Sheep and Goat Auction - Ft. Collins, CO (Wed)
GL_LS320   
Greeley, CO    Wed May 16, 2018    USDA- CO Dept of Ag Market News
 
Centennial Livestock Auction - Ft. Collins, CO
Sheep and Goat Report for Wednesday May 16, 2018.

Total Receipts: 2389    Last Week:  2013   Year Ago:  1977
Sheep Receipts: 1476    Last Week:  1329   Year Ago:   948
 Goat Receipts:  913    Last Week:   684   Year Ago:  1029

Compared to last week:  Slaughter lambs were 1.00-3.00 lower.  Slaughter ewes 
were sharply lower and bucks were unevenly steady.  In goats, slaughter kids 
were steady. Slaughter nannies were steady.  Slaughter billies and slaughter 
wethers were steady.  Trade activity and buyer demand was good.  The sheep 
supply consisted of approximately 29 percent slaughter and 14 percent feeder 
lambs with the balance being slaughter ewes and bucks, bottle lambs.  The goat 
supply consisted of approximately 55 percent slaughter kids, 39 percent 
slaughter nannies/does with the balance being slaughter billies and wethers. Bum 
lambs traded 9.00-12.00 per head.  Sheep and lambs sold on a per cwt basis and 
goats sold on a per head basis unless otherwise noted. 

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   23     53-55       54    215.00-220.00     216.48

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   24     85-87       87    210.00-212.50     210.10

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 1-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   33    101-105     104    205.00-207.50     205.44

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15     43-48       45    200.00-210.00     202.84
    2       48        48       215.00         215.00   Hair Sheep
   30     52-58       56    200.00-207.50     204.57
    1       55        55       210.00         210.00   Hair Sheep
   49     61-68       65    195.00-205.00     200.08
    7       66        66       197.50         197.50   Hair Sheep

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   28     73-79       78    195.00-200.00     197.42
   25     83-88       85    200.00-205.00     202.94

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 1-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   18     90-108      96    185.00-205.00     196.66
    8    110-115     111    185.00-197.50     192.83
    1      135       135       155.00         155.00
    3      137       137       165.00         165.00   Buck Lambs

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 2-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      149       149       160.00         160.00
   10    155-158     157    145.00-152.50     146.48

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good and Choice 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3       47        47       195.00         195.00
   15     58-59       59    185.00-190.00     185.99
   20     65-69       68    180.00-185.00     181.19

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good and Choice 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16     75-77       77    185.00-190.00     185.61
    4       70        70       170.00         170.00   Hair Sheep
   34     85-89       87    175.00-190.00     186.06
   13       84        84       177.50         177.50   Hair Sheep

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good and Choice 1-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   24       97        97       165.00         165.00   Hair Sheep
    5    113-115     113    172.50-175.00     173.01

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   23     61-65       62    155.00-160.00     158.63

           Feeder Lambs Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   43     63-65       64       230.00         230.00
   28       73        73       223.00         223.00
   36       83        83       215.00         215.00
   32     91-98       97    195.00-200.00     199.41

           Feeder Lambs Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   24       79        79       192.50         192.50
   37     82-87       84    190.00-192.50     191.19

Slaughter Ewes:
   Grade           Weight     Avg Dress     High Dress      Low Dress
   Good 3-5      180-260 lbs 61.00-72.50    80.00-82.50    47.55-57.50 
   Good 2-3      110-195 lbs 60.00-70.00    74.00-85.00    47.00-58.00
   Utility 1-2   115-140 lbs 40.00-51.00      -----        20.00-23.00
   Cull 1         -----         -----         -----           -----   

Slaughter Bucks: 120-360 lbs Avg Dress 62.50-71.00; High Dress 93.00-95.00; 
Low Dress 50.00-59.00.

           Slaughter Kids Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13     34-38       37     85.00-87.50       86.79
    5       48        48    125.00-135.00     131.00
   13     54-58       55    157.50-165.00     161.60
   27     60-69       66    170.00-185.00     175.02
    1       75        75       190.00         190.00
   10     85-86       86    202.50-205.00     202.75
   27     94-99       96    215.00-222.50     219.07

           Slaughter Kids Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9     25-26       25     37.50-42.50       40.23
   20     33-36       36     55.00-65.00       59.97
   54     40-47       44     85.00-107.50      98.78
   10     53-54       53    125.00-140.00     131.07
   24     60-66       64    140.00-167.50     150.45
   10     70-77       74    160.00-180.00     168.13
   52     80-88       85    165.00-182.50     180.72
    2       98        98       205.00         205.00

           Slaughter Kids Selection 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   31       11        11     11.00-13.00       11.52
   30     30-38       35     32.50-50.00       46.35
   35     40-42       41     45.00-75.00       62.56
   28     50-55       50     62.50-105.00      78.34
   30     60-68       64    110.00-135.00     125.50
   28     70-75       71    135.00-150.00     144.02
   33     80-88       84    132.50-152.50     140.04
    2       90        90       165.00         165.00

Nannies/Does:
   Selection 1     135-190 lbs 185.00-245.00.
   Selection 2      90-150 lbs 140.00-180.00.
   Selection 3      70-135 lbs  97.50-135.00.

Bucks/Billies:
   Selection 1     210-280 lbs 285.00-330.00.
   Selection 2     140-245 lbs 220.00-270.00.
   Selection 3     110-140 lbs 165.00-205.00.

Wethers:
   Selection 1     130-180 lbs 280.00-345.00.
   Selection 2     110-160 lbs 230.00-275.00.
   Selection 3     105-120 lbs 205.00-215.00.

Source:  USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market News Service, Greeley, CO
         Jonathan Gittlein, Market Reporter
         970-353-9750 Greeley.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GL_LS320.txt
         http://marketnews.usda.gov/portal/lg

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