Diamond - TS Whites Sheep and Goat Sale: Monthly Sheep and Goat Auction for 08/06/15

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Receipts:  1496    Last Month:  1347    Last Year:  1680

   Supply was very good and demand was also very good. 
All prices steady to lower. Supply included 12 percent slaughter 
Ewes and Rams, 22 percent slaughter lambs, 43 percent slaughter goats, 
18 percent Bucks and Does. All prices per hundred weight (CWT) 
Unless noted otherwise.

SHEEP:
Feeder Lambs: 
Choice and Prime 2-3 29-39lbs 170.00-190.00. 

Slaughter Lambs:  
Wool lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3 45-72 lbs 167.00-182.50,
84-134 lbs 150.00-168.00.

Hair lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3 40-95 lbs 
170.00-192.50; 100-132 lbs 140.00-165.00.
Good and Choice 1-3 60-95 lbs 140.00-162.50. 

Slaughter Ewes:
Wooled: Utility and Good 1-2 90-170 lbs 75.00-95.00.
Hair Ewes: Choice and Prime 2-3 81-124 lbs 130.00-150.00. 
Good and Choice 2-3 90-155 lbs 100.00-125.00. 
Culls to Good  1-3 82-152 lbs 75.00-95.00.

Rams:
Few Replacement Hair Rams: Medium and Large 1-2 200.00-230.00 Per Head.
Slaughter Rams: Wooled Rams Good and Choice 3 200-220 lbs 75.00-87.50. 
Hair Rams: 
Choice and Prime 2-3 110-135 lbs 100.00-130.00. Good and Choice 1-2
165-200 lbs 80.00-90.00.


GOATS:
Feeder kids: Selection 1  20-31 lbs 285.00-302.00. Selection 2 
29-36 lbs 240.00-265.00; 28-35 lbs 200.00-230.00. Selection 3 
22-38 lbs 150.00-175.00.

Slaughter Classes:
Selection 1 42-85 lbs 260.00-280.00. Selection 2 40-105 lbs 
200.00-250.00. Selection 3 40-85 lbs 150.00-192.50.

Does:
Few Replacements: Selection 1-2 140.00-225.00 Per Head.

Slaughter Does:
Selection 1 65-110 lbs 160.00-180.00. Selection 2 45-138 lbs 
130.00-152.50. Selection 3 85-145 lbs 115.00-125.00.

Bucks:
Several replacements: Selection 10-2 75.00 Per Head.
Selection 1 75-140 lbs 185.00-210.00. Selection 2 85-210 lbs 
130.00-170.00. Selection 3 50-200 lbs 95.00-117.50. 

Few Families with single kids at side: 40.00-70.00 per head.


Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Diamond, MO
         Josh Stephans, Market Reporter 417-733-5098
         24 hour recorded report 573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS324

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