Sioux Falls Regional Livestock Sheep and Goat Auction
SF_LS333
Sioux Falls, SD    Wed Mar 20, 2019    USDA-SD Dept of Ag Market News
 
Sioux Falls Sheep and Goats - Worthing, SD
Weighted Average Report for 03/20/2019
 
Receipts:  Sheep:  972   Last Week:  726    Last Year:  2291
           Goats:  171                65                  91
 
   Compared to last week:  Slaughter lambs 1.00 to 3.00 higher.
Slaughter 2.00 to 6.00 lower.  Feeder lambs sold with sharply higher
undertones.  Good demand for slaughter lambs, moderate demand for 
slaughter ewes, very good for feeder lambs, moderate for bred ewes.
Slaughter lambs made up 33 percent of the offering, slaughter ewes and
bucks 31 percent, feeder lambs 13 percent, balance bred ewes and ewes
returning to the country.  All sheep and goats sold on a per cwt basis
unless otherwise noted.

      Slaughter Lambs Wooled & Shorn Choice and Prime 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16       47        47       230.00         230.00
   11       73        73       220.00         220.00

       Slaughter Lambs Wooled & Shorn Choice and Prime 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   18       75        75       154.00         154.00
  143    114-127     120    149.00-161.00     154.60
   97    132-148     135    145.00-153.00     149.96
    2      153       153       147.00         147.00

       Slaughter Lambs Wooled & Shorn Choice and Prime 3-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   19    156-157     156       140.00         140.00

            Slaughter Lambs Wooled & Shorn Choice 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16     75-76       76    165.00-175.00     166.24

                     Slaughter Ewes Good 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16    130-157     152     50.00-55.00       51.84
   90    160-190     174     46.00-52.00       50.45

                     Slaughter Ewes Good 3-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      182       182        56.00          56.00
   28    210-250     235     46.00-57.50       54.22

               Slaughter Ewes Utility and Good 1-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   91    132-147     145     54.00-56.00       55.49

                    Slaughter Ewes Utility 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   38    125-159     139     41.00-54.00       46.40
   14     90-198     163     43.00-55.00       43.65

                      Slaughter Ewes Cull 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    114-128     119     36.00-37.50       36.62
    5    109-160     119     25.00-30.00       26.34

                Feeder Lambs Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   67       44        44    310.00-315.00     312.16
   22     51-59       52    260.00-285.00     279.89
   21       60        60       255.00         255.00

                 Feeder Lambs Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13       69        69       180.00         180.00   Old crop

                     Feeder Lambs Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2       48        48       240.00         240.00

   Slaughter Bucks:  Fleshy 182-320 lbs 61.00-68.00.  Thin 208 lbs
45.00.

   Ewes Returning to the Country:  Medium and Large 1-2 Young in Fleshy
condition 165 lbs 77.00 per cwt; Middle Aged in Fleshy condition 148-225
lbs 49.00-68.00, mostly 58.00-68.00.  

   Bred Ewes, prices per head:  Medium and Large 1-2 Young to Middle
Aged for Mar-Apr lambing in Fleshy condition 170 lbs 180.00; Middle
Aged Fleshy 172 lbs 160.00.  Middle Aged to Aged for April lambing in
Fleshy condition 153 lbs 92.50.

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14     42-47       44    265.00-275.00     268.83
   37     52-58       56    265.00-290.00     283.91
   34       65        65       282.00         282.00
    8       72        72       235.00         235.00

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3       58        58       195.00         195.00
    6       79        79       150.00         150.00

                 Slaughter Yearlings Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1       75        75       135.00         135.00
    1      140       140       155.00         155.00

                 Slaughter Yearlings Selection 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1      165       165       100.00         100.00
    1      195       195        95.00          95.00

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    100-185     119    110.00-150.00     129.78
    4    138-145     142    125.00-140.00     132.69

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14    100-123     121     80.00-145.00      96.94

               Slaughter Bucks/Billies Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2       75        75       205.00         205.00   Kids

                  Slaughter Whethers Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   28     46-110      63    245.00-275.00     262.21

Source:  USDA-SD Dept Ag Market News, Sioux Falls, SD
         Justin Lumpkin, Officer in Charge  605-372-8350
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SF_LS333.txt
         www.ams.usda.gov/lpsmarketnewspage

1730c    jll