Midwest Sheep Market

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Jefferson City, MO    Mon Jul 18, 2016   MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News

Fruitland- Fruitland Livestock Auction
Monthly Sheep and Goat Report for 7/15/2016
 
Receipts:  623    Last Month:  387    Year Ago:  489

   Compared to last month, few feeder lambs sold 13.00 higher; slaughter lambs 
sold 2.00 lower; slaughter ewes traded 8.00 lower; slaughter rams sold 7.00 
higher.  Slaughter billies sold 50.00 lower; nannies sold 15.00 lower, slaughter 
kids sold 38.00 lower, few feeder kids sold 20.00 lower and yearlings scarce; 
Demand uneven and supply light.  Sheep made up approximately 66 percent of the 
offering, 34 percent goats. Prices quoted are per cwt. unless otherwise noted.
Sheep and goat sale is on the third Friday of the month at 10:00 am


   Sheep: 358 head
   Slaughter lambs:  Choice 1-2  40-68 lbs, 170.00-187.50; 70-95 lbs 150.00-
175.00.     

   Yearling: Choice 1  Scarce:
	
   Feeder lambs:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 25-45 lbs, 155.00-175.00.

   Slaughter ewes:  Utility and Good 2-3  88-195 lbs, 67.50-97.00.  pkg 
thin 105 lbs 61.00.

   Slaughter rams:  Utility and Good 2-3  145-200 lbs 70.00-97.50.

   Replacement ewes:  Medium and Large 1-2  96-135 lbs 105.00-157.50.  

   Replacement Rams:  few 135-200 lbs 110.00-175.00. 

   Goats: 265 

   Kid:  Selection 1  40-65 lbs 200.00-242.00; fancy 40-54 lbs 247.50.  
Selection 2-3  40-65 lbs 152.50-187.50.

   Yearlings:  Selection 1-2  Scarce:

   Does/Nannies:  Selection 1-2  few 80-160 lbs, 110.00-127.50.

   Billies:  Bulk medium flesh  100-165 lbs, 110.00-135.00.  

   Replacement Billies:  Scarce: 

   Replacement Classes Nannies:  Selection 1-2  80-135.00 lbs 145.00-195.00. 

   Stocker/Feeder Kids:  Selection 1-2  28-47 lbs 150.00-200.00.  Selection 
3  20-40 lbs 102.00-127.50.

Source: Missouri Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Fruitland MO 
        Dennis Nagel, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
        24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244

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