Diamond - TS Whites Sheep and Goat Sale: Monthly Sheep and Goat Auction for 10-02-2014

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Receipts:  1266    Month Ago:  1871    Year Ago:  1845

   Supply was heavy Demand good. The supply included 25 percent slaughter
and feeder lambs; 2 percent slaughter ewes and bucks; 11 percent replacement
ewes and bucks; 44 percent kid goats; 15 percent slaughter nannies and billies;
3 percent replacement nannies and billies.  All prices per hundred weight
unless noted otherwise.

Sheep
   Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3 wooled and shorn non-traditional 80-90 lbs 
185.00-190.00; 90-100 lbs 187.50-190.00; traditional 100-150 lbs 150.00-195.00;
hair 70-80 lbs 205.00-220.00; 80-90 lbs 190.0-215.00; 90-100 lbs 180.00-190.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Lambs: Medium and Large 1-2 hair 40-50 lbs 190.00-205.00; 50-60 
lbs 205.00-220.00; 60-70 lbs 202.50-222.50.

   Slaughter Ewes: Utility and Good 1-2 hair 108-115 lbs 79.00-95.00.

   Bucks: hair 160-190 lbs few 65.00-115.00.
   
   Replacement Sheep:
   Ewes: Medium and Large 1-2 wooled 118-150 lbs 90.00-130.00; hair 80-135 lbs 
90.00-140.00.

   Bucks: hair 115-135 lbs 145.00-150.00.
   
Goats
   Slaughter Classes: Kids Selection: 1 60-70 lbs 225.00-235.00; 80-100 lbs
220.00-250.00; 100-115 lbs 225.00-230.00. Selection 1-2 40-50 lbs 205.00
-240.00; 50-60 lbs 218.00-235.00; Selection 2 60-70 lbs 205.00-220.00; 80-90
 lbs 210.00-230.00. Selection 3 70-80 lbs 230.00-245.00; 80-90 lbs 185.00
-230.00.

   Does/Nannies: Selection 1-2 68-145 lbs 130.00-155.00. Selection 3 80-110
lbs 75.00-102.50.

   Billies: Selection 1-2 110-130 lbs 170.00-190.00. Selection 2-3 aged wethers
80-192 lbs 160.00-185.00. Selection 3 few 114-115 lbs 115.00-142.50.

   Replacement Nannies: Selection 1 90-140 lbs 130.00-175.00. Selection 3 
dairy 80-145 lbs 125.00-175.00.

   Billies: Selection 1 240.00-335.00 per head.

   Stocker/Feeder Kids: Selection 2 30-40 lbs 205.00-240.00. Selection 3 30-40
lbs 190.00-195.00; 40-50 lbs 145.00-190.00; 50-60 lbs 162.50-190; 60-70 lbs
160.00-180.00.

Source: MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Diamond, MO
        Cindy Palmer, Market Reporter 573-751-5618
        24 Hour Market Report 573-522-9244
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS323

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