Midwest Sheep Market

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Jefferson City, MO    Wed Mar 29, 2017    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Buffalo - Buffalo Livestock Market 
Monthly Sheep and Goat Auction for 03/28/2017

Receipts:  832    Last Month:  457    Last Year:  476

  Supply was good and demand was good with a near standing room only 
crowd on hand. Slaughter lambs were down 20.00 compared to last month. Ewes 
were 8.00 to 10.00 higher while rams were mostly steady. Goat markets remained 
mostly steady across the board. The supply made up of 58 percent slaughter and 
feeder Lambs, 21 percent ewes and rams, 12 percent kid goats, and 8 percent 
Does and bucks. All prices are per hundred weight (CWT) unless noted otherwise.

SHEEP:
Feeder Lambs: 
Medium and Large 1 30-39 lbs 230.00-245.00.
Medium and Large 1-2 Choice 2-3 19-37 lbs 215.00-226.00.

Slaughter Hair Lambs: 
Prime 3-4 43-72 lbs 230.00-255.00; 100-115 lbs 180.00-190.00. 
Choice 2-3 40-78 lbs 220.00-228.00.
Good and Choice 1-3 40-77 lbs 200.00-217.50. 

Bred Replacement Hair Ewes:
Medium and Large 1 86-105 lbs 205.00-247.50.
Medium and Large 1-2 85-119 lbs 170.00-190.00. 
Medium and Large 2 83-133 lbs 130.00-150.00.

Slaughter Wool Ewes:
Medium and Large 2 143-166 lbs 76.00-95.00.

Slaughter Hair Ewes:
Utility-Good 1-3 60-161 lbs 80.00-95.00.

Replacement Hair Rams:
Medium and Large 1-2 95-150 lbs 120.00-135.00.

Slaughter Rams: 
Utility and Good 1-2 125-180 lbs 80.00-90.00.


GOATS:
Feeder kids: 
Selection 1 23-35 lbs 280.00-290.00. 
Selection 2 20-35 lbs 215.00-235.00. 
Selection 3 23-28 lbs 185.00-200.00.

Slaughter Kids:
Selection 1 45-58 lbs 285.00-300.00. 
Selection 2 40-63 lbs 267.50-280.00. 
Selection 3 40-71 lbs 150.00-175.00. 

Slaughter Does: 
Selection 1 113-135 lbs 130.00-135.00.
Selection 2 70-103 lbs 160.00-177.50. 
Selection 3 60-120 lbs 120.00-140.00.  

Slaughter Bucks: 
Selection 2 70-160 lbs 140.00-160.00. 
Selection 3 65-130 lbs 100.00-130.00.


Source: MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Buffalo, MO
        Josh Stephans, Market Reporter 417-733-5098
        24 Hour Market Report 573-522-9244

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