Diamond Sheep & Goat Report (Monthly)
JC_LS323
Jefferson City, MO    Fri August 17, 2018   MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News

Diamond � TS Whites Sheep and Goat Sale
Select Thursday Sheep and Goat Auction for 08/16/18

Receipts:  1776    Last Sale:  1071    Last Year:  1381 

   Supply was good and demand was moderate with a near full house on hand at
the beginning of the sale. Lamb markets fell by as much as 50.00, ewes were
down by 20.00-30.00, feeder kids held mostly steady to 15.00 lower, 
and slaughter kids were down by as much as 40.00. The remainder 
of the markets held mostly steady compared to last month. Supply was made 
up of about 21 percent kid goats, 9 percent Does and Bucks, 41 percent lambs, 
and 10 percent ewes and rams. 
All prices are per hundred weight (CWT) unless noted otherwise. 

SHEEP:
Feeder Hair Lambs:
Medium and large 1 37-68 lbs 140.00-160.00.
Medium and large 1-2 40-59 lbs 120.00-135.00.
Medium and large 2-3 54-73 lbs 105.00-117.50; 55-77 lbs 65.00-80.00.

Slaughter wool lambs: 
Prime  2-3 49-95 lbs 130.00-145.00; 128-155 lbs 105.00-115.00.
Choice 1-3 60-98 lbs 100.00-120.00; 125-140 lbs 82.50-85.00.
Good   1-2 70-75 lbs 70.00-90.00.

Slaughter Hair Lambs:
Choice and Prime  2-3 60-100 lbs 125.00-145.00; 100-115 lbs 100.00-105.00.
Choice 1-3 60-95 lbs 105.00-120.00; 80-112 lbs 65.00-95.00.

Replacement Hair Ewes:
Medium and Large 1-2 81-135 lbs 120.00-145.00.
Medium and Large 2-3 75-137 lbs 100.00-115.00.

Slaughter Hair Ewes:
Good and Choice 1-3 65-155 lbs 70.00-95.00.
Utility and Good1-2 65-143 lbs 45.00-65.00.

Slaughter wool ewes:
Utility and Good 1-2 90-110 lbs 50.00-65.00; 144-180 lbs 31.00-42.00.

Replacement Hair Rams:
Medium and large 1-2 100-155 lbs 115.00-140.00.

Slaughter Hair Rams.
100-220 lbs 85.00-100.00.

GOATS:

Feeder kids:
Several light weight kids:
Selection 2 40.00-75.00 Per Head.
Selection 3 12.50-30.00 Per Head.

Feeder kids:
Selection 1  30-39 lbs 220.00-240.00.
Selection 2  23-42 lbs 200.00-215.00.
Selection 3  28-45 lbs 100.00-155.00.

Slaughter Kids: 
Selection 1  40-105 lbs 200.00-220.00; 40-120 lbs 225.00-260.00. 
Selection 2  40-72 lbs 170.00-200.00. 
Selection 3  40-77 lbs 100.00-165.00.

Replacement does:
Selection 1-2 65-135 lbs 150.00-175.00; 75-155 lbs 120.00-145.00;
	95-188 lbs 85.00-115.00.

Slaughter Does: 
Selection 2 83-133 lbs 75.00-105.00.
Selection 3 55-140 lbs 65.00-100.00.

Replacement Bucks:
Selection 1  62-125 lbs 200.00-235.00; 80-145 lbs 145.00-180.00.

Slaughter Bucks: 
Selection 2  115-165 lbs 130.00-137.50; 120-130 lbs 105.00.
Selectin  3  75-100  lbs 80.00-105.00.




Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Diamond, MO
         Josh Stephans, Market Reporter 417-733-5098
         24 hour recorded report 573-522-9244
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