Midwest Sheep Market

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Jefferson City, MO    Fri Jul 24, 2015    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Mexico - Midwest Exchange Regional Stockyards 
Sheep and Goat Auction for 07/23/15      

Receipts:  484    Last Week:  432    Last Year:  381             

   Demand was light to moderate and supply moderate.
The supply was near 68 percent sheep and 32 percent goats.
All prices per hundred weight unless noted otherwise. 

SHEEP:  331 head (prices per hundred weight)
  Slaughter Lambs: non-traditional markets, Choice and Prime 2-4 55-75 lbs
170.00-183.00; 75-80 lbs 160.00-175.00; 100-110lbs 145.00-157.50; 110-147 lbs
134.00-147.00. Mixed Good and Choice 1-2 50-60lbs 165.00-175.00; few 70-80lbs
158.00-160.00.

  Feeder Lambs: few pkgs Small and Medium 1-2 35-70 lbs 145.00-175.00.

  Slaughter Ewes: Utility & Good 1-3 95-110lbs 65.00-85.00, few 85.00-90.00,
few 135-225 lbs 49.00-66.00.

  Slaughter Bucks: few 130-155 lbs 86.00-88.00. 
                        
GOATS: 153 head (prices per hundred weight)
  Slaughter Kids: Selection 1-2 60-70 lbs 238.00-247.50    
                            few 75-85 lbs 187.50-196.00
                            2-3 40-50 lbs 227.50-241.00
                              3 few 50-60 lbs 162.00-183.00

  Feeder Kids: Selection 1-3 pkg and lot 38-41 lbs 183.00-185.00

  Nannies:  Selection 1-2 few 80-95 lbs 130.00-157.50
                      2-3 few 110-120 lbs 120.00-130.00

  Billies:  Selection 2-3 few 90-155 lbs 102.50-112.50.

Sheep and lamb slaughter under federal inspection for the week to date
totaled 31,000 compared with 32,000 last week and 36,000 for last year.


Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Mexico, MO
         Roger Parker, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 hour recorded report 573-522-9244

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