Midwest Sheep Market

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Jefferson City    Mon Jun 19, 2017    MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News
 
Fruitland - Fruitland Livestock Auction
Monthly Sheep and Goat Report for 6/16/2017
 
Receipts:  696    Month Ago:  647    Year Ago:  387

******Sheep and goat sale is on the third Friday of the month at 10:00 am******

   Compared to last month, feeder lambs sold steady, slaughter lambs sold 
12.00 higher; slaughter ewes traded 10.00 lower; slaughter rams not tested.  
Slaughter billies sold 10.00 higher; few nannies sold steady, slaughter kids 
sold 25.00 lower, few feeder kids sold steady and yearlings scarce; Demand 
uneven and supply moderate.  Sheep made up approximately 53 percent of the 
offering, 47 percent goats.   

            ***Prices quoted are per cwt. unless otherwise noted.***
   Sheep: 320 head
   Slaughter lambs:  Choice 1-2  45-66 lbs, 185.00.00-222.50; fancy pkg 60 lbs 
230.00; 70-90 lbs 170.00-200.00.
 
  Yearling: Choice 1  Scarce:

   Feeder lambs:  Choice 1-2  24-33 lbs, 165.00-197.50.

   Slaughter ewes:  Utility and Good 2-3  few 80-140 lbs, 75.00-85.00.

   Slaughter rams:  Utility and Good 2-3  Scaarce:

   Replacement ewes:  Few 71-140 lbs 90.00-132.50.

   Replacement Rams:  one 120 lbs  145.00; two young reg. rams 290.00 per head.

   Goats: 326 head   ***All goats price per Hundred weight****

   Kid:  Selection 1  40-55 lbs 250.00-265.00; selection 2-3 43-50 lbs 190.00-
220.00.

   Yearlings:  Selection 1-2  Scarce:

   Does/Nannies:  Selection 1-2 few 95-130 lbs, 115.00-135.00.

   Billies:  Bulk medium flesh  few 120-175 lbs, 130.00-145.00.  

   Replacement Billies:  Scarce:

   Replacement Classes Nannies:  Selection 1-2  95-130 lbs 140.00-167.50; milk 
Nannies 65-150 lbs 210.00-315.00.

   Stocker/Feeder Kids:  Selection 1-2  few 20-38 lbs 160.00-200.00.

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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