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Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Diamond - TS Whites Sheep and Goat Sale
Monthly Sheep and Goat Auction for 08/06/16

Receipts:  1229    Last Month:  1637    Last Year:  1496

   Supply was good and demand was very good with a near standing room 
only crowd on hand. Lamb and ewe markets were mostly steady compared 
to last month. Goat markets dropped 10 to 20 cents across the board 
compared to last month. Supply included 12 percent slaughter ewes and 
rams, 27 percent slaughter lambs, 35 percent kid goats, and 12 percent 
bucks and does. All prices are per hundred weight (CWT) unless noted 
otherwise. 

SHEEP:
Feeder Lambs: 
Medium and Large 1 40-55 lbs 205.00. 
Medium and Large 1-2 40-58 lbs 165.00-170.00. 
Medium and Large 2-3 25-43 lbs 140.00-155.00. 

Slaughter Lambs: 
Wool and Hair lambs:
Choice 2-3 45-70 lbs 180.00-200.00; 73-94 lbs 160.00-175.00; 
105-122 lbs 130.00-150.00. Good 1-3 103-115 lbs 150.00-157.50. 

Slaughter Ewes:
Wooled:
Good 3-4 140-162 lbs 85.00-100.00. 
Hair Ewes: Choice 2-3 99-102 lbs 170.00-180.00.
Good 2-3 80-120 lbs 100.00-125.00.
Cull 2-3 70-110 lbs 75.00-95.00. 

Replacement hair rams Medium and Large 1-2  180-195 lbs 120.00-135.00. 
Slaughter Hair Rams: 
Good and Choice 1-3 125-170 lbs 80.00-90.00. 

Feeder kids: 
Selection 1 28-43 lbs 200.00-215.00. 
Selection 2 23-38 lbs 175.00-195.00. 
Selection 3 27-38 lbs 130.00-150.00. 

Slaughter Kids: 
Selection 1 40-82 lbs 225.00-240.00; 80-115 lbs 180.00-205.00. 
Selection 2 40-73 lbs 200.00-220.00. 
Selection 3 43-70 lbs 170.00-195.00. 

Several individual replacement does 200.00-250.00 per head.
Slaughter Does:
Selection 1 90-260 lbs 200.00-225.00. 
Selection 2 61-127 lbs 125.00-140.00. 
Selection 3 60-118 lbs 100.00-127.00. 

A few replacement bucks: Selection 1 500 per head; 
105-125 lbs 300.00-430.00. 
Slaughter Bucks: 
Selection 1 81-95 lbs 165.00-170.00.
Selection 2 50-210 lbs 120.00-140.00. 


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