Sheep Auction
SA_LS320
San Angelo, TX    Wed Mar 20, 2019   USDA Market News

Producers Livestock Auction Co, San Angelo, Texas

Sheep and Goat Auction:
Weekly:

Total Receipts:  7382    Last Week:  7734    Year Ago:  5252
Sheep Receipts:  5600    Last Week:  5993    Year Ago:  3396
Goat  Receipts:  1782    Last Week:  1741    Year Ago:  1856

   Compared to last week slaughter lambs 10.00-20.00 lower.  Prices
Declined as the sale progressed.  Slaughter ewes weak.  Feeder lambs not
well tested.  Nannies 5.00-10.00 lower; kids firm.  Trading and demand
only moderate on sheep and active trading with good demand for kids.
Supply included 65 percent slaughter lambs, 5 percent slaughter ewes, 5
percent replacement ewes, balance goats.  All slaughter lambs went to non-
traditional markets.  All sheep and goats sold per hundred weight (CWT)
unless otherwise specified.
 
 SLAUGHTER LAMBS:
   Choice 2-3 shorn and wooled 110-165 lbs 130.00-146.00, few 150.00.

   Choice and Prime 1-2 40-60 lbs 220.00-233.00, few 236.00-238.00; 60-70
lbs 212.00-226.00; 70-80 lbs 194.00-212.00; 80-90 lbs 174.00-198.00, few
204.00-212.00; 90-110 lbs 170.00-188.00.
Choice 1-2 40-60 lbs 200.00-226.00; 60-70 lbs 191.00-214.00; 70-80 lbs
170.00-194.00; 80-90 lbs 142.00-176.00; 90-110 lbs 140.00-172.00.
Good 1 40-60 lbs 180.00-200.00; 60-70 lbs 170.00-188.00; 70-80 lbs 156.00-
170.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES:
   Good 3-4 (very fleshy) no test; Good 2-3 (fleshy) 65.00-75.00; Utility
and Good 1-3 (medium flesh) 80.00-92.00, high-yielding 94.00-100.00;
Utility 1-2 (thin) 70.00-78.00; Cull and Utility 1-2 (very thin) 54.00-
66.00; Cull 1 (extremely thin) 46.00-50.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS:
   70.00-102.00, few 102.00-110.00.

FEEDER LAMBS:
   Medium and Large 1-2 57 lbs 216.00; 90 lbs 171.00.
Medium and Large 2

REPLACEMENT EWES:
   Medium and Large 1-2 mixed age hair ewes 80-130 lbs 86.00-136.00 cwt.

GOATS:  Estimated 25 percent of receipts:
All sold per hundred weight (CWT) unless otherwise specified.

SLAUGHTER CLASSES:
   KIDS:  Selection 1 40-60 lbs 302.00-330.00, few 332.00-338.00; 60-80
lbs 312.00-326.00, few 330.00-333.00; 80-90 lbs 240.00-272.00.
Selection 1-2 40-60 lbs 262.00-300.00; 60-80 lbs 260.00-300.00; 80-100
lbs 200.00-238.00.
Selection 2 40-60 lbs 216.00-255.00; 60-80 lbs 208.00-250.00.
   DOES/NANNIES:  Selection 1-2 80-130 lbs 130.00-152.00; 130-165 lbs
122.00-136.00; thin 70-125 lbs 110.00-137.00.
   BUCKS/BILLIES:  Selection 1-2 70-100 lbs 160.00-192.00, few 200.00-
208.00; 100-150 lbs 154.00-196.00, yearlings 202.00-208.00; 150-250 lbs
152.00-180.00.

FEEDER CLASSES:
   KIDS:  Selection 1 30-40 lbs 308.00-326.00.
Selection 1-2 30-40 lbs 288.00-296.00.
Selection 2 30-40 lbs 220.00-260.00.

REPLACEMENT CLASSES:
   DOES/NANNIES: Selection 1 70-80 lbs 210.00-212.00.
Selection 1-2 60-115 lbs 160.00-194.00.


Source:  USDA Market News Service, San Angelo, Texas
         Rebecca Sauder 325-653-1778
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SA_LS320.txt
         www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews

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