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Jefferson City Mon Mar 18, 2019 MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News
Fruitland - Fruitland Livestock Auction
Monthly Sheep and Goat Report for 2/15/2019
Receipts: 436 Last Month: 257 Year Ago: 523
******Sheep and goat sale is on the third Friday of the month at 10:00 am******
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Compared to last month, feeder lambs sold steady; slaughter lambs sold 20.00
lower; slaughter ewes traded steady, slaughter rams sold 3.00 lower. Few
slaughter billies sold 30.00 lower; few nannies sold 30.00 lower, slaughter kids
sold 10.00 lower, few feeder kids sold 20.00 lower and yearlings scarce;
Demand uneven and supply very moderate. Sheep made up approximately 45 percent
of the offering, 55 percent goats.
***Prices quoted are per cwt. unless otherwise noted.***
Sheep: 196 head
Slaughter lambs: Choice 1-2 42-75 lbs, 240.00-260.00. Choice 2 40-65 lbs
Yearling: Choice 1 Scarce:
Feeder lambs: Choice 1-2 26-40 lbs 197.00-210.00.
Slaughter ewes: Utility and Good 2-3 few 82-200 lbs, 70.00-85.00.
Slaughter rams: 110-220 lbs, 80.00-85.00.
Replacement ewes: Good 2-3 few 115-122 lbs 145.00-147.50.
Replacement Rams: Scarce:
Goats: 240 head ***All goats price per Hundred weight****
Kid: Selection 1 40-70 lbs 252.50-275.00, fancy 40-60 lbs 300.00-320.00.
Yearlings: Selection 1-2 Scarce:
Does/Nannies: Selection 1-2 few 65-145 lbs, 120.00-131.00. Nannies with
kids 150.00-160.00 per pair.
Billies: Bulk medium flesh very few 95-170 lbs, 115.00-138.00.
Replacement Billies: Scarce:
Replacement Classes Nannies: 90-115 lbs 135.00-160.00.
Stocker/Feeder Kids: Selection 1-2 35-40 lbs 180.00-223.50.
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