Buffalo - Buffalo Livestock Market

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Monthly Sheep and Goat Auction for 9/27/2016

Receipts:   1012    Last Month:  720    Last Year:  780

  Supply was good and demand was good with a near standing room only 
Crowd on hand. Markets were lower across the board compared 
To last month. The supply made up of 46 percent slaughter and feeder 
Lambs, 19 percent ewes, 21 percent kid goats, and 8 percent 
Does and bucks. 
All prices are per hundred weight (CWT) unless noted otherwise.

SHEEP:
Feeder Lambs: 
Medium and Large 1-2  35-48 lbs 160.00-185.00; 30-45 lbs 140.00-157.50. 

Slaughter Lambs: 
Prime 1-2 51-74 lbs 170.00-187.50; 82-110 lbs 142.00-162.50. 
Choice 1-2 57-77 lbs 152.00-168.00; 84-106 lbs 130.00-154.00. 

Slaughter Hair Ewes:
Good 3-4 85-120 lbs 125.00-152.50; 105-155 lbs 90.00-119.00. 
Cull 2-3 65-108 lbs 60.00-80.00. 

Several nice replacement Hair Rams:
Good and Choice 2-3 85-180 lbs 125.00-150.00. 
Good 2-3 111-190 lbs 102.50-112.50. 

Feeder kids: 
Selection 1 29-35 lbs 165.00-192.50. 
Selection 2 30-35 lbs 121.00-150.00. 
Selection 3 25-33 lbs 100.00-110.00. 

Slaughter Kids:
Selection 1 50-73 lbs 183.00-210.00. 
Selection 2 45-98 lbs 152.50-177.50. 
Selection 3 35-60 lbs 100.00-136.00. 

Slaughter Does: 
Selection 1 80-150 lbs 100.00-120.00. 
Selection 2 68-120 lbs 80.00-97.50. 

Slaughter Bucks:
Selection 2 75-155 lbs 128.00-140.00. 
Selection 3 70-105 lbs 100.00-110.00.

Source: MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Buffalo, MO
        Josh Stephans, Market Reporter 417-733-5098
        24 Hour Market Report 573-522-9244
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS322.txt

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