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San Angelo, TX Thu Oct 17, 2019 USDA Market News
National Sheep Summary for Thursday, October 17, 2019
Compared to last week at Ft. Collins, CO slaughter lambs and slaughter
ewes steady. No sales in Equity Electronic Auction.
Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3 90-150 lbs:
Ft. Collins: wooled and shorn 120-170 lbs 145.00-148.00.
Kalona, IA: wooled and shorn 125-150 lbs no test.
Equity Elec: no sales.
Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 1-2:
Ft. Collins: hair 67 lbs 159.00; 81 lbs 160.00.
Kalona, IA: wooled and shorn no test. hair no test.
Ft. Collins: Good 3-5 (very fleshy) 41.00-89.00; Good 2-3 (fleshy)
42.00-75.00; Utility 1-2 (thin) 15.00-26.00; Cull 1
(extremely thin) 20.00-22.00.
Kalona, IA: Good 3-4 (very fleshy) no test; Good 2-3 (fleshy)
no test; Utility and Good 1-3 (medium flesh) no test;
Utility 1-2 (thin) no test.
Feeder Lambs: Medium and Large 1-2:
Ft. Collins: 78 lbs 136.00; 80-85 lbs 139.00-142.00; 90-95 lbs
140.00-143.00; 102 lbs 129.00.
Kalona, IA: no test.
Replacement Ewes: Medium and Large 1-2:
Ft. Collins: yearlings 144.00-170.00 per head; solid mouth 148.00-
170.00 per head; hair ewes young to middle age 60.00-
130.00per head; middle age hair ewes 160.00 per head;
ewes with lambs 190.00 per family.
Kalona: no test.
Sheep and lamb slaughter under federal inspection for the week to date
totaled 30,000 compared with 31,000 last week and 31,000 for last year.
Source: USDA Market News Service, San Angelo, Texas
Rebecca Sauder 325-653-1778