Buffalo - Buffalo Livestock Market

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Monthly Sheep and Goat Auction for 4/26/2016

Receipts:   850   Last Month:  476    Last Year:  598

  Supply doubled from last month and demand was 
Very good with a standing room only crowd. All markets were mostly 
Steady to higher compared to last month. The supply made up of 58 percent 
Slaughter and feeder Lambs, 13 percent ewes and rams, 18 percent kid 
Goats, and 6 percent Does and bucks. 
All prices are per hundred weight (CWT) unless noted otherwise.

SHEEP:
Feeder Lambs: 
Choice 2-3 20-34 lbs 235.00-242.50. 
Good 2-3 20-31 lbs 220.00-230.00. 

Slaughter Lambs: 
Wool lambs:
Choice 2-3 65-95 lbs 215.00-230.00. 

Hair lambs: 
Prime 2-3 40-66 lbs 235.00-240.00. 
Choice 3-4 40-75 lbs 220.00-232.50. 
Utility and Good 3-4 54-90 lbs 210.00-217.50. 

Wooled Ewes:
Cull and Utility 2-3 132-214 lbs 67.50-86.00. 

Slaughter Hair Ewes:
Good 1-2 85-103 lbs 103.00-120.00; 118-120 lbs 123.00-126.00; 
135-160 lbs 86.00-101.00.
Cull 4-5 100-111 lbs 90.00-95.00.

Slaughter Hair Rams:
Good 2-3 110-235 lbs 76.00-95.00.

Feeder kids: 
Selection 1 20-38 lbs 260.00-280.00. 
Selection 2 27-39 lbs 227.50-243.00. 
Selection 3 26-30 lbs 180.00. 

Slaughter Kids:
Selection 1 40-60 lbs 280.00-299.00; 90-95 lbs 200.00-215.00. 
Selection 2 55-75 lbs 255.00-275.00. 
Selection 3 40-70 lbs 180.00-205.00. 

Several drafts of fancy 1-2 year old does from a herd dispersal. 
150.00-205.00 per head. 


Slaughter Does: 
Selection 1 70-125 lbs 190.00-200.00. 
Selection 2 65-125 lbs 150.00-175.00. 
Selection 3 60-125 lbs 120.00-140.00. 

Slaughter Bucks:
Selection 1 160-175 lbs 140.00-160.00. 
Selection 2 180 lbs 132.00.

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

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