Buffalo - Buffalo Livestock Market : Monthly Sheep and Goat Auction for 01-27-15

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Receipts:  494    Nov 2014:  584    Last Year:  274

   Supply was light demand very good good. The supply included 29 percent
slaughter and feeder lambs; 10 percent slaughter ewes and bucks; 42 percent
kid goats; 16 percent slaughter nannies and billies; 3 percent replacement
nannies and pairs.  All prices per hundred weight unless noted otherwise.

Sheep- 
   Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3  wooled non-traditional 50-70 lbs 
few 270.00-280.00; 90-100 lbs 135.00-160.00; traditional 110-125 lbs 160.00-
165.00; hair Lambs: 60-70 lbs 252.50-270.00; 70-80 lbs 220.00-232.50; 80-
100 lbs 170.00-197.50; 100-105 lbs 165.00-185.00.
   Feeder/Stocker Lambs: Medium and Large 1-2  hair 30-40 lbs 222.50-250.00; 
40-50 lbs 240.00-255.00;50-60 lbs 270.00-275.00.
   Slaughter Ewes: Utility and Good 1-3  wooled 130-205 lbs 60.00-95.00; hair 
75-190 lbs 95.00-107.50.
   Slaughter Bucks: Medium and Large 1-2  hair 110-270 lbs 80.00-100.00.

   Replacement Sheep: Scarce
       
Goats-
   Slaughter Classes: 
   Kids: Selection 1 50-60 lbs 280.00-290.00; 70-90 lbs 235.00-252.50; Selection 
1-2 40-50 lbs 285.00-295.00; 60-70 lbs 272.50-290.00; Selection 2 50-60 lbs 
265.00-287.50; 70-80 lbs 237.50-242.50; Selection 3 60-80 lbs 220.00-240.00.

   Does/Nannies: Selection 1-2 70-155 lbs 100.00-142.50; Selection 2 young 
Nannies 60-75 lbs 155.00-175.00; Selection 3 90-125 lbs 110.00-145.00.
   Billies: Selection 1-2 80-150 lbs 152.50-180.00; Selection 2 aged weather 
95-115 lbs 182.50-185.00; Selection 3 85-180 lbs 127.50-150.00 cwt.

   Replacement Nannies: Selection 1 155.00-200.00 per head; Selection 2 few 
95-112 lbs 140.00 cwt; Selection 3 few Dairy 200.00 per head.
   Pair: Selection 1-2 150.00-175.00; Selection 3 165.00 per pair.
   
   Stocker/Feeder Kids: Selection 2 20-30 lbs 215.00-250.00; 30-50 lbs 260.00
-265.00; Selection 3 30-40 lbs 220.00-245.00; 40-50 lbs 200.00-240.00.

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

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