Sioux Falls Regional Livestock Sheep and Goat Auction
SF_LS333
Sioux Falls, SD    Wed May 16, 2018    USDA-SD Dept of Ag Market News
 
Sioux Falls Sheep and Goats - Worthing, SD
Weighted Average Report for 05/16/2018
 
Receipts:  Sheep:   1256    Last Week:  640    Year Ago:  1004
           Goats:    143                 46                 29
   
   Compared to last week:  Slaughter lambs mostly steady in a light
test.  Slaughter ewes sold with steady to firm undertones in a much
larger test than last week.  Feeder lambs sold with higher undertones.
Demand was moderate to good for slaughter lambs and slaughter ewes, good
to very good demand for feeder lambs.  The feeder lamb offering was very
attractive with several large bunches of lambs available.  40 percent of
the slaughter lambs went to traditional harvest channels, with the balance
destined for non-traditional markets.  The sheep offering was 24 percent
slaughter lambs, 25 percent slaughter ewes and bucks, 45 percent feeder
lambs, balance stock returning to the country.  All sheep and goats sold
on a per cwt basis unless otherwise noted.

            Slaughter Lambs Shorn Choice and Prime 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11      118       118       182.50         182.50

       Slaughter Lambs Wooled & Shorn Choice and Prime 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   58    134-141     137    158.00-166.00     165.15
   24    151-158     154    152.00-157.00     154.44

       Slaughter Lambs Wooled & Shorn Choice and Prime 3-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   18    162-189     184    152.00-155.00     152.44

            Slaughter Lambs Wooled & Shorn Choice 1-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   38     91-108     101    193.00-208.00     197.21

            Slaughter Lambs Wooled & Shorn Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  102     96-101      98    215.00-221.00     218.51

        Slaughter Lambs Wooled & Shorn Good and Choice 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10       78        78       180.00         180.00
    8       84        84       180.00         180.00
    9       91        91       180.00         180.00

                     Slaughter Ewes Good 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   28    144-153     147     45.00-57.00       52.03
  108    160-189     171     45.00-57.50       51.81
    7    208-235     212     41.00-49.00       47.73

                     Slaughter Ewes Good 3-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   22    171-199     188     57.00-66.00       60.58
   13    210-227     215     55.00-65.00       59.85

                    Slaughter Ewes Utility 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   24    121-159     136     40.00-45.00       41.24
   72    163-190     173     41.00-49.00       44.66
    3      208       208        42.50          42.50

                      Slaughter Ewes Cull 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8       99        99        30.00          30.00

                Feeder Lambs Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6       34        34       310.00         310.00   Short docks
   31     46-49       47    270.00-300.00     285.98
   69       59        59    230.00-250.00     244.24
   63     51-55       52    262.50-272.50     267.27   Fancy
  124     60-67       66    231.00-252.50     238.28
   73     71-75       74    217.50-226.00     221.08
   55       78        78       210.00         210.00   Buck lambs
   38       80        80       217.00         217.00

                 Feeder Lambs Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4       34        34       280.00         280.00
   21     53-54       53    207.50-222.50     215.29

                Feeder Lambs Small and Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8       61        61       172.50         172.50

                 Feeder Lambs Small and Medium 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16       47        47       170.00         170.00

                     Feeder Lambs Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3       45        45       235.00         235.00

   Families:  Medium and Large 1-2 Middle Aged in Thin to 
Moderate Flesh with young lambs at side 70.00 to 80.00 per head.

   Open Ewes Returning to the Country:  Medium and Large 1-2 Middle
Aged in Thin Flesh 123 lbs 80.00 per cwt.

   Slaughter Bucks:  Fleshy: 232-280 lbs 55.00 to 56.00 per cwt.

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16       45        45       217.50         217.50
    9     63-65       64    235.00-247.50     243.25

                  Slaughter Kids Selection 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12       42        42       205.00         205.00
   40       64        64       205.00         205.00

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14     40-48       43       175.00         175.00
    3       58        58       170.00         170.00
    5       66        66       110.00         110.00

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3     90-115      98     95.00-115.00     107.20

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2       60        60       165.00         165.00   Young
   20     80-123     114     82.50-120.00     105.04
    2       85        85       135.00         135.00   Young
    9      130       130       100.00         100.00

               Slaughter Bucks/Billies Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1      130       130       165.00         165.00
    1      210       210       150.00         150.00

               Slaughter Bucks/Billies Selection 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1      185       185       127.50         127.50

Source:  USDA-SD Dept Ag Market News, Sioux Falls, SD
         Erika Goette, Market Reporter
         605-372-8350
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SF_LS333.txt
 
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