Lexington Semi-Monthly Hog & Sheep Auction (1st & 3rd Tue)
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Lexington, KY Nov 18, 2014 USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News
Blue Grass Stockyards - Lexington, KY
Hog, Sheep and Goat Auction Report for 11/18/2014
HOGS: 25 Last Sale: 86 Finished Barrows & Gilts: 16
Compared to last sale: Barrows and Gilts sold 8.00-10.00 higher. Slaughter
Barrows and Gilts: less than 48% lean 280-505 lbs 86.00.
Slaughter Sows: 405 lbs 83.00.
Slaughter Boars: No Test.
Feeder Pigs per head: less than 70 lbs 37.50-42.50.
SHEEP: 55 Last Sale: 144
Compared to last sale: Slaughter Lambs 6.00-10.00 Lower.
Slaughter Ewes instances 10.00 higher. Feeder Lambs 3.00-5.00 higher.
Good demand for all classes of sheep.
Slaughter Lambs: Wooled Choice 2-3 80-110 lbs 140.00-143.50; 110-145 lbs 127.50-143.00.
Haired Choice 2-3 No Test.
Slaughter Ewes: Choice 2-3 110-125 lbs 65.00-74.00.
Slaughter Bucks: 125 lbs 63.00.
Feeder Lambs: Medium and Large 2-3 50-75 lbs 197.50-200.00; 80-100 lbs
GOATS: 9 Last Sale: 5
Compared to last sale: no comparison due to light test.
(Sold per head on estimated weights)
Kids: Selection 3 50-75 lbs 122.50 per head
Nannies: 102.50-122.50 per head.
Billies: No Test.
Source: USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News, Frankfort, KY
Donovan Pigg, Market Reporter
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