Midwest Sheep Market

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Jefferson City, MO    Fri Jun 26, 2015    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Mexico - Midwest Exchange Regional Stockyards 
Sheep and Goat Auction for 06/25/15      

Receipts:  420    Last Week:  599    Last Year:  503  

   Compared to last week demand was good. Supply light to moderate. 

SHEEP: 258 head (prices per hundred weight)

  Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-4 40-75 lbs 196.00-209.00-; 75-95 
  lbs 178.00-194.00; Few 110-140 lbs 154.00-155.00. 

  Feeder Lambs:  Small and Medium 1-2 Couple Pkgs 55-75 lbs 136.00; Pkg 38 lbs
  179.00.

  Slaughter Ewes: Utility and Good 1-3 Few 115-150 lbs 59.00-68.00; Ind 76.00.

  Replacement Ewes: Wooled 134 lbs 137.50; 70-110 lbs 73.00-92.50.   

  Slaughter Bucks: Few 120-175 lbs 73.00-84.00.
                        
GOATS:  162 head (prices per hundred weight)

  Slaughter Kids: Selection 1 45-75 lbs 267.50-277.50;
  Selection 1-2 Few 40-75 lbs 242.50-265.00. 

  Feeder Kids: Selection 1-2 Few 35-45 lbs 210.00-232.50.; Pkg 44 lbs 247.50.
  Selection 2-3 Few 30-55 lbs 185.50-190.00.
 
   Nannies:  Selection 1-2 Few 80-140 lbs 100.00-122.50, Pkg 90 lbs 135.00;
   Selection 2-3 Couple Pkgs 135-145 lbs 85.00-90.00.

   Billies:  Selection 2-3 Few 125-150 lbs 117.50-122.50.

Sheep and lamb slaughter under federal inspection for the week to date
totaled 29,000 compared with 30,000 last week and 34,000 for last year.


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

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