Buffalo - Buffalo Livestock Market: Monthly Sheep and Goat Auction for 07-23-13

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Receipts:  876    Last Month:  682    Last Year:  1107

   Supply and demand were moderate. The supply included 50 percent slaughter
and feeder lambs; 8 percent slaughter ewes and bucks; 9 percent replacement
ewes; 26 percent kid goats; 5 percent slaughter does and billies; 2 percent
replacement nannies.  All prices per hundred weight unless noted otherwise.

   Sheep: 
   Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3 wooled and shorn non-traditional 60-
70 lbs 90.00-115.00; 70-100 lbs 86.00-103.00; traditional 109-145 lbs 90.00-
105.00. hair 70-100 lbs 80.00-110.00; 100-105 lbs 88.00-92.50.

   Feeder/Stocker Lambs: Medium and Large 1-2 wooled few 30-50 lbs 85.00-90.00.
hair 20-40 lbs 90.00-107.50; 40-50 lbs 98.00-115.00; 50-60 lbs 97.00-120.00; 
60-70 lbs 94.00-115.00.

   Slaughter Ewes: Utility and Good 1-3 wooled few 106-205 lbs 36.00-65.00.
hair 175-190 lbs 38.00-42.00.

   Slaughter Bucks: wooled few 260-355 lbs 20.00-35.00; Hair few 155-170 lbs 
36.00-60.00

   Replacement Ewes: Medium and Large 1-2 Hair 80-142 lbs 35.00-90.00.

   Goats: Slaughter Classes:
   Kids: Selection 1 40-50 lbs 165.00-180.00; 50-60 lbs 170.00-175.00; 60-70 lbs
166.00-180.00. Selection 2 40-50 156.00-162.50; 50-60 lbs 165.00-170.00; 70-80
145.00-157.50. Selection 3 60-80 lbs 128.00-141.00.

   Does/Nannies:  Selection 2 75-115 lbs 91.00-117.00. Selection 3 80-100 lbs
55.00-89.00.

   Billies: Selection 1 100-210 lbs 100.00-130.00. Selection 2 88-130 lbs
111.00-120.00. Selection 3 80-95 lbs 117.50-140.00.

   Replacement Nannies: Selection 1-2 107-130 lbs 89.00-106.00.

   Stocker/Feeder Kids: Selection 2 20-30 lbs 140.00-162.50; 30-40 lbs 125.00
-165.00; 40-50 lbs 162.50-156.00. Selection 3 20-30 lbs 80.00-100.00; 30-40 lbs
80.00-125.00; 40-60 lbs 91.00-132.00.

Source: MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Buffalo, MO
        Cindy Palmer, Market Reporter 573-751-5618
        24 Hour Market Report 573-522-9244
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS322

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