Sheep Auction
SA_LS320
San Angelo, TX    Tue Mar 19, 2019   USDA Market News

Producers Livestock Auction Co, San Angelo, Texas

Sheep and Goat Auction:
Close:

Estimated Receipts:  7400    Last Week:  7734    Year Ago:  5252

   Compared to last week slaughter lambs 10.00-20.00 lower.  Prices
Declined as the sale progressed.  Slaughter ewes weak.  Feeder lambs not
well tested.  Nannies 5.00-10.00 lower; kids firm.  Trading and demand
only moderate on sheep and active trading with good demand for kids.
Supply included 65 percent slaughter lambs, 10 percent slaughter ewes, 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 110-165 lbs 130.00-146.00, few 150.00.

   Choice and Prime 1-2 40-60 lbs 220.00-234.00, few 236.00-238.00; 60-70
lbs 212.00-226.00; 70-80 lbs 194.00-212.00; 80-90 lbs 174.00-198.00, few
208.00-212.00; 90-110 lbs 170.00-188.00.
Choice 1-2 40-60 lbs 200.00-226.00; 60-70 lbs 191.00-214.00; 70-80 lbs
170.00-190.00; 80-90 lbs 142.00-176.00; 90-110 lbs 140.00-180.00.
Good 1 40-60 lbs 180.00-200.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES:
   Good 3-4 (very fleshy) no test; Good 2-3 (fleshy) 65.00-75.00; Utility
and Good 1-3 (medium flesh) 80.00-92.00, high-yielding 94.00-100.00;
Utility 1-2 (thin) 70.00-78.00; Cull and Utility 1-2 (very thin) 54.00-
62.00; Cull 1 (extremely thin) no test.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS:
   70.00-102.00, few 102.00-110.00.

FEEDER LAMBS:
   Medium and Large 1-2 90 lbs 171.00.
Medium and Large 2

REPLACEMENT EWES:
   Medium and Large 1-2 mixed age hair ewes 80-130 lbs 86.00-120.00 cwt.

GOATS:  Estimated 20 percent of receipts:
All sold per hundred weight (CWT) unless otherwise specified.

SLAUGHTER CLASSES:
   KIDS:  Selection 1 40-60 lbs 302.00-330.00, few 332.00-338.00; 60-80
lbs 312.00-325.00, few 320.00-325.00; 80-90 lbs 250.00-270.00.
Selection 1-2 40-60 lbs 265.00-300.00; 60-80 lbs 260.00-300.00; 80-100
lbs 200.00-228.00.
Selection 2 40-60 lbs 216.00-250.00; 60-80 lbs 208.00-250.00.
   DOES/NANNIES:  Selection 1-2 80-130 lbs 130.00-152.00; 130-165 lbs
122.00-132.00; thin 70-125 lbs 110.00-137.00.
   BUCKS/BILLIES:  Selection 1-2 70-100 lbs 160.00-196.00; 100-150 lbs
150.00-190.00; 150-250 lbs 140.00-180.00.

FEEDER CLASSES:
   KIDS:  Selection 1 30-40 lbs 300.00-326.00.
Selection 1-2 30-40 lbs 270.00-296.00.
Selection 2 30-40 lbs 220.00-260.00.

REPLACEMENT CLASSES:
   DOES/NANNIES: Selection 1-2 60-115 lbs 160.00-194.00.


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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