Buffalo - Buffalo Livestock Market

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Monthly Sheep and Goat Auction for 1/26/2016

Receipts:   581   Last Month:  0    Last Year:  494

  Supply was good and demand was very good. All markets were higher 
compared to last month. The supply made up of 30 percent 
Slaughter and feeder Lambs, 7 percent ewes and rams, 36 percent kid 
Goats, and 19 percent Does and bucks. 
All prices are per hundred weight (CWT) unless noted otherwise.

SHEEP:
Feeder Lambs: 
Choice and Prime 2-3 30-39 lbs 265.00-275.00. 
Good 1 25-30 lbs 245.00-255.00.

Slaughter Hair Lambs: 
Choice and Prime 1-2 45-62 lbs 260.00-285.00; 
88-93 lbs 180.00-190.00.
Choice 1-2 52-76 lbs 230.00-255.00; 90-110 lbs 130.00-140.00.
Good 1-2 87-120 lbs 135.00-155.00. 

Herd dispersal Bred Replacement Hair ewes 2-5 yr olds.
Good-Choice 1-3 90-105 lbs 125.00-145.00; 116 lbs 165.00; 132-170
Lbs 90.00-117.50.
Slaughter Hair Ewes:
Good 2-3 88-118 lbs 115.00-130.00; 116-135 lbs 85.00-92.50.
Cull-Utility 3-4 70-73 lbs 135.00-165.00; 78-110 lbs 100.00-110.00. 

Slaughter Hair Rams:
Good 1-2 110-215 lbs 80.00-95.00.

Feeder kids: 
Selection 1 20-39 lbs 250.00-260.00. Selection 2 20-33 lbs 205.00-
235.00. Selection 3 23-36 lbs 160.00.

Slaughter Kids:
Selection 1 48-60 lbs 270.00-290.00; 70-80 lbs 215.00-245.00.
Selection 2 40-65 lbs 240.00-265.00. 

Does: several drafts of Selection 2 bred Boer cross does and black
Spanish does
 90-129 lbs 150.00-215.00.
Slaughter Does: 
Selection 2 100-130 lbs 140.00-170.00. 
Selection 3 68-125 lbs 140.00-165.00. 

Slaughter Bucks:
Selection 1 150-135 lbs 170.00-190.00.
Selection 2 63-175 lbs 120.00-150.00.

Source: MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Buffalo, MO
        Josh Stephans, Market Reporter 573-751-5618
        24 Hour Market Report 573-522-9244
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS322

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