Buffalo - Buffalo Livestock Market: Monthly Sheep and Goat Auction for 10-28-14

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Receipts:  884    Last Month:  1005    Last Year:  697

   Supply was moderate demand good. The supply included 40 percent slaughter
and feeder lambs; 6 percent slaughter ewes and bucks; 5 percent replacement 
ewes and bucks; 36 percent kid goats; 6 percent slaughter nannies and billies;
7 percent replacement nannies and billies.  All prices per hundred weight
unless noted otherwise.

Sheep- 
   Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3 wooled non-traditional 80-90 lbs 
150.00-157.50; hair 60-70 lbs 175.00-190.00; 70-80 lbs 162.50-187.50; 80-
90 lbs
152.50-169.00; 90-105 lbs 130.00-158.00.

   Feeder/Stocker Lambs: Medium and Large 1-2 hair 30-40 lbs 205.00-210.00; 
40-50 lbs 186.00-215.00; 50-60 lbs 180.00-200.00.

   Slaughter Ewes: Medium and Large 1-2 hair 125-175 lbs 60.00-69.00.

   Slaughter Bucks: hair 80-135 lbs 100.00.

   Replacement Ewes: Medium and Large 1-2 wooled 133-166 lbs 68.00-76.00; 
hair 90-122 lbs 74.00-105.00.

   Replacement Bucks: hair 125-140 lbs 75.00-81.00.
 
    
Goats-
   Slaughter Classes: 
   Kids: Selection 1 60-70 lbs 206.00-213.00. Selection 1-2 40-50 lbs 207.50
-212.50; 50-60 lbs 201.00-210.00; 70-80 lbs 160.00-166.00; 100-108 lbs 132.50
-135.00. Selecton 2 60-70 lbs 184.00-200.00. Selection 3 50-60 lbs 180.00
-203.00.

   Does/Nannies: Selection 1-2 77-140 lbs 80.00-115.00. Selection 3 105-150
lbs 87.50-97.50.

   Billies: Selection 1-2 135-260 lbs 85.00-105.00. Selection 2-3 aged weathers
80-148 lbs 85.00-120.00. Selection 3 60-120 lbs 80.00-111.00.

   Replacement Nannies: Selection 1 76-140 lbs 130.00-135.00 cwt with a few
135.00-265.00 per head. Selection 2 80-100 lbs 100.00-135.00 cwt. Selection 3
dairy 87.50-130.00 per head.

   Billies: Selection 1 185.00-240.00 per head. Selection 3 130-150 lbs 107.50
-109.00 cwt.
   
   Stocker/Feeder Kids: Selection 2-3 30-40 lbs 200.00-235.00. Selection 3 40-50
lbs 150.00-180.00.

   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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