Diamond - TS Whites Sheep and Goat Sale

Friday, December 4, 2015

Monthly Sheep and Goat Auction for 12/03/15

Receipts:  1173    Last Month:  1590    Last Year:  1470

   Supply was very good and demand was good. All markets 
were steady to higher with the exception of slaughter bucks being 
lower. Supply included 13 percent slaughter Ewes and 
Rams, 8 percent slaughter lambs, 57 percent slaughter kids, and 15 
percent Bucks and Does. 
All prices per hundred weight (CWT) Unless noted otherwise.

SHEEP:
Feeder Lambs: 
Medium and Large 1-2  30-45 lbs 230.00-250.00. 

Slaughter Hair Lambs: 
Choice 3-4 50-78 lbs 220.00-245.00; 90-110 lbs 130.00-140.00.
Good 2-3 53-78 lbs 200.00-215.00. 

Slaughter Ewes:
Wooled: Good 2-3 155-235 lbs 75.00-80.00. 
Utility 1-2 100-105 lbs 55.00.

Hair Ewes: Choice 3-4 100-135 lbs 100.00-112.50. 
Utility and Good 2-3 106-170 lbs 70.00-95.00.

Rams:
Slaughter Hair Rams:
Good 2-3 100-205 lbs 70.00-95.00.


GOATS:
Feeder kids: 
Selection 2 18-38 lbs 200.00-230.00. 
Selection 3 20-36 lbs 160.00-180.00.

Slaughter Kids:
Selection 2 43-65 lbs 225.00-245.00; 68-145 lbs 200.00-220.00. 
Selection 3 40-80 lbs 160.00-185.00. 

Does:
Several drafts of high quality bred Lamancha does 150.00 Per Head.

Slaughter Does:
Selection 1 48-75 lbs 200.00-210.00. 
Selection 2 53-92 lbs 130.00-160.00. 
Selection 3 60-132 lbs 100.00-120.00. 

Bucks:
Several replacement Purebred Boer Bucks: 245.00-350.00 Per Head.

Slaughter Bucks:
Selection 1 85-202 lbs 130.00-155.00. 
Selection 2 65-165 lbs 100.00-120.00.
Selection 3 75-115 lbs 80.00-95.00.


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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