Diamond - TS Whites Sheep and Goat Sale: Monthly Sheep and Goat Auction for 02-05-15

Friday, February 6, 2015

Receipts:  1325   Month Ago:   1777   Year Ago:   1062

   Supply was moderate Demand very good. The supply included 21 percent slaughter
and feeder lambs; 10 percent slaughter ewes and bucks; 5 percent replacement
ewes and pairs; 50 percent kid goats; 10 percent slaughter nannies and billies;
4 percent replacement nannies.  All prices per hundred weight unless noted
otherwise.

Sheep
   Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3  wooled non-traditional 50-80 lbs 
240.00-265.00; 80-90 lbs 235.00-247.50; traditional 122-128 lbs 150.00.
   hair lambs 40-50 lbs 285.00-310.00; 50-60 lbs 295.00-305.00; 60-70 lbs
255.00-267.50; 70-80 lbs 230.00-275.00; 80-100 lbs 185.00-235.00; 110-125 lbs
150.00-180.00.
   Feeder/Stocker Lambs: Medium and Large 1-2  hair 20-40 lbs 255.00-315.00; 
40-50 lbs 230.00-260.00.

   Slaughter Ewes: Utility and Good 1-3  wooled 115-167 lbs 87.50-92.50.
   hair 75-95 lbs 100.00-150.00; 100-180 lbs fleshy 85.00-105.00.
   Slaughter Bucks: Medium and Large 1-2  hair135-175 lbs 77.50-105.00.
   
   Replacement Sheep: Medium and Large 1-2  wooled 145-178 lbs 90.00-100.00;
   hair 80-160 lbs 100.00-125.00 cwt.
   Pairs: hair 65.00-85.00 per head.
   
Goats
   Slaughter Classes: Kids Selection: 1  40-60 lbs 280.00-305.00; 60-70 lbs
290.00-300.00; Selection 1-2  70-80 lbs 265.00-280.00; Selection 2  40-50 lbs
215.00-270.00; 50-70 lbs 275.00-287.50.00; Selection 3  40-60 lbs 185.00-250.00;
80-90 lbs 140.00-190.00.

   Does/Nannies: Selection 1  100-148 lbs 120.00-155.00; Selection 2  75-92 lbs
155.00-175.00; Selection 3  78-158 lbs 130.00-155.00; Pygmy 45-75 lbs 165.00
-180.00. 
   Billies: Selection 1-2  105-180 lbs 140.00-155.00; Selection 2-3  Aged Weathers
90-162 lbs 152.50-235.00; Selection 3  55-145 lbs 130.00-150.00.

   Replacement Nannies: Selection 1  100-160 lbs 160.00-175.00.

   Stocker/Feeder Kids: Selection 2  20-30 lbs 250.00-280.00; 30-40 lbs 255.00
-285.00; Selection 3  20-30 lbs 225.00-245.00; 30-40 lbs 205.00-240.00.
   
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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