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Jefferson City, MO   Sat Oct 19, 2014   MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News

Fruitland- Fruitland Livestock Auction
Monthly Sheep and Goat Report for 10/18/2014
 
Receipts:  635    Last Month:  839    Last Year:  480

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

   Compared to last mouth, feeder lambs sold 2.00 lower; slaughter lambs sold 
18.00 higher; slaughter ewes traded 5.00 higher; few slaughter rams sold 60.00 
lower.  Slaughter billies sold 25.00 lower, nannies sold 50.00 lower, slaughter 
kids sold 5.00 lower, feeder kids sold 7.00 lower and yearlings in light supply; 
Demand uneven and supply moderate.  Sheep made up approximately 55 percent of the 
offering, 45 percent goats.   

            ***Prices quoted are per cwt. unless otherwise noted.***

   Slaughter lambs:  Choice 1   41-77 lbs, 190.00-225.00. Choice 2  45-77 lbs 
180.00-190.00.    

   Yearling:  few 88-126 lbs 140.00-155.00.

   Feeder lambs:  Medium and Large 1-2   few 33-44 lbs, 180.00-195.00.

   Slaughter ewes:  Utility and Good 2-3  85-130 lbs, 95.00-115.00.    

   Slaughter rams:  Utility and Good 2-3  few 130-210 lbs 65.00-75.00. 

   Replacement ewes:  Utility and Good 1-2  110-157 lbs 117.00-138.00.
     
   Replacement Rams:  few 100-145 lbs 240.00-302.50. 

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

   Kid:  Selection 1  40-75 lbs 195.00-215.00; fancy pkg 50 lbs 224.00.  Selection 
1-2  42-68 lbs, 180,00-190.00.  Selection 3  few 55-65 lbs 175.00-183.00.  

   Yearlings:  Selection 1-2  few 80-90 lbs 150.50-155.00.

   Does/Nannies:  Selection 1-2   few 75-100 lbs, 100.00-110.00.

   Billies:  Bulk Medium flesh  few 60-120 lbs, 110.00-125.00.

   Replacement Billies:  one 100 lbs 235.00 

   Replacement Classes:  Selection 1-2  Does/Nannies  90-120 lbs, 120.00-150.00. 

   Stocker/Feeder Kids:  Selection 1-2  33-44 lbs 185.00-212.50.     

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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Jefferson City, MO    Fri Oct 17, 2014    MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Mexico - Midwest Exchange Regional Stockyards 
Sheep and Goat Auction for 10/16/14      

Receipts:   284   Last week:  500    Last year: 153 

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

SHEEP: 166 head (prices per hundred weight)

  Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3 55-70 lbs 215.00-232.00-; 75-90 
lbs 191.00-211.00; Few 100-167 lbs. 

  Feeder Lambs:  Small and Medium 1-2 Few 40-70 lbs 180.00-199.00.

  Slaughter Ewes: Utility and Good 1-3 Few 125-150 lbs 55.00-69.00.  

  Slaughter Bucks: Couple 170-255 lbs 67.00-70.00.
                        
GOATS:  118 head (prices per hundred weight)

   Slaughter Kids: Selection 1 45-70 lbs 209.00-224.00; Pkg. 59 lbs 229.00;
Selection 1-2 Few 45-70 lbs 195.00-207.50. 

   Feeder Kids: Selection 1-2 Few 30-50 lbs 145.00-165.00; Selection 2-3 Few
35-70 lbs 130.00-145.00.
 
   Nannies:  Selection 1-2 Few 90-120 lbs 116.00-131.00; Selection 2-3 100-120 
lbs 91.00-109.00

   Billies:  Selection 2-3 Couple 190-205 lbs 100.00-105.00

Sheep and lamb slaughter under federal inspection for the week to date
totaled 31,000 compared with 34,000 last week and 36,000 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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