Highlandville Mo.-CRS Sale's Co. Sheep and Goat Sale.: Monthly Sheep and Goat Auction for 04-17-14

Friday, April 18, 2014

Receipts:  350    Last Month:  311    Year ago:  571

   The supply and demand moderate. The supply included 17 percent slaughter
and feeder lambs; 16 percent slaughter ewes and bucks; 25 percent replacement
ewes and pairs; 22 percent kid goats; 9 percent slaughter nannies and billies;
11 percent replacement nannies and pairs.  The sheep offering was primarily 
hair breeds. All prices per hundred weight unless noted otherwise.

Sheep-
   Slaughter Lambs: Good and Choice 2-3 30-40 lbs 115.00-135.00, 40-50 lbs 
125.00-135.00, few 50-60 lbs 90.00-135.00; 60-70 lbs 110.00-120.00.

   Ewes: Good 56-119 lbs 50.00-85.00. Utility thin 55-80 lbs 40.00-65.00.
   Bucks: 100-180 lbs 55.00-75.00.

   Replacement:
   Ewe: Medium and Large 2-3 100-205 lbs 65.00-100.00.

Goats-
   Slaughter Classes: 
   Kids: Selection 1 40-50 lbs 195.00-220.00; 50-60 lbs 185.00-200.00. Selection
1-2 60-70 lbs 160.00-230.00. Selection 2 40-50 lbs 140.00-160.00; 50-60 lbs
155.00-160.00; 70-80 lbs 140.00-165.00; 80-90 lbs 145.00-150.00.

   Doe/Nannies: Selection 1-2 few 125-135 lbs 84.00-85.00; Selection 3 pygmy
45-66 lbs 57.50-75.00.
   Billies: Selection 1-3 few 80-175 lbs 75.00-100.00.

   Replacement Nannies: Selection 1-2 65-130 lbs 75.00-130.00; Selection 3
Dairy 72-120 lbs 75.00-92.50 cwt.
   Pairs: Selection 2-3 120.00-245.00 per pair.

   Feeder/stocker kids: Selection 2 20-40 lbs 165.00-190.00. Selection 3 20-30
105.00-140.00; 30-40 lbs 115.00-130.00. 

        Source: MO Dept. of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Highlandville, MO
        Cindy Palmer, Market Reporter 573-751-5618
        24 Hour Market Report 573-522-9244
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS311
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