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Jefferson City, MO    Wed Aug 24, 2016    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Buffalo - Buffalo Livestock Market 
Monthly Sheep and Goat Auction for 8/23/2016

Receipts:   720   Last Month:  550    Last Year:  587

  Supply was good and demand was good with a standing room only 
Crowd on hand. Markets were higher across the board compared 
To last month. The supply made up of 54 percent slaughter and feeder 
Lambs, 10 percent ewes, 20 percent kid goats, and 11 percent 
Does and bucks. 
All prices are per hundred weight (CWT) unless noted otherwise.

SHEEP:
Feeder Lambs: 
Medium and Large 1-2 33-35 lbs 207.00-220.00; 45-53 lbs 150.00-155.00. 

Slaughter Lambs: 
Choice and Prime 2-3 43-69 lbs 200.00-220.00; 62-85 lbs 180.00-197.50; 
Good 1-2 41-58 lbs 182.50-195.00; 62-95 167.50-180.00.

Slaughter Hair Ewes:
Good 3-4 110-117 lbs 145.00-185.00. 
Utility 2-3 93-103 lbs 135.00-150.00. 


Feeder kids: 
Selection 1 25-39 lbs 217.50-225.00. 
Selection 2 35-36 lbs 180.00-197.50. 
Selection 3 26-35 lbs 155.00-170.00. 

Slaughter Kids:
Selection 1 62-70 lbs 215.00-230.00. 
Selection 2 40-63 lbs 210.00-225.00; 60-85 lbs 180.00-192.50. 
Selection 3 44-80 lbs 160.00-180.00. 

Slaughter Does: 
Selection 1 110-155 lbs 131.00-155.00. 
Selection 2 67-121 lbs 120.00-140.00. 
Selection 3 60-103 lbs 110.00-132.50.

Replacement bucks:
Selection 1 255.00-265.00 per head. 

Slaughter Bucks:
Selection 2 90-140 lbs 152.50-185.00. 

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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