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Agricultural Marketing

Kalona Sheep & Goat Sale

 

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Des Moines, IA    Wed Apr 16, 2014    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market

 

Kalona, IA Sheep & Goat Auction

Weighted Average Report for 04/16/2014

 

****  SHEEP  ****

 

Receipts:  1020    Last Week:  1530    Year Ago:  564

 

Compared to the previous Wednesday slaughter lambs offered today were under 90 lbs. mostly steady with a weaker undertone, feeder lambs

30-60 lbs. 15.00-30.00 lower, 60-90 lbs. 5.00-10.00 lower, slaughter ewes mostly steady.  Trade active with good demand. Receipts included 55 percent slaughter lambs, 41.7 percent feeder lambs, 12.7 percent slaughter ewes, slaughter bucks to lightly tested or a true test.  All sheep sold on a per hundred weight basis unless noted.

 

                Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 1-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   15       84        84       177.50         177.50

 

                Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   12       85        85       155.00         155.00   Hair Sheep

   10      105       105       160.00         160.00

    4      116       116       151.00         151.00

 

            Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good and Choice 1-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   50       58        58    205.00-217.50     214.75

   76       59        59       161.00         161.00   Hair Sheep

   21     80-86       83    172.50-185.00     179.56

 

                 Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good 1-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   21       50        50       217.50         217.50

   20     62-68       64    187.50-190.00     189.33

 

                 Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    5       66        66       195.00         195.00

 

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Utility and Good 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   10       49        49       215.00         215.00

    6       45        45       192.50         192.50   Hair Sheep

   73     51-59       54    190.00-210.00     197.93

   17     61-62       62    182.50-185.00     183.52

 

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Utility and Good 1-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   12       83        83       177.50         177.50

 

                     Slaughter Ewes Good 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   12    210-235     214     35.00-45.00       38.43

 

               Slaughter Ewes Utility and Good 1-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    6      141       141        55.00          55.00

    2    170-190     180     50.00-60.00       54.72

 

                    Slaughter Ewes Utility 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   16    125-150     143     35.00-40.00       38.14

   37    180-188     184     32.50-42.50       36.16

 

                    Slaughter Ewes Utility 1-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   14    205-223     211     27.50-30.00       29.06

 

               Slaughter Ewes Cull and Utility 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   10    130-150     139     17.50-27.50       24.03

   17    163-185     166     25.00-30.00       25.65

 

                 Feeder Lambs Medium and Large 1

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   11       50        50       215.00         215.00

   17       62        62       212.50         212.50

   38       74        74       214.00         214.00

 

                Feeder Lambs Medium and Large 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   11       25        25       220.00         220.00

   46     34-39       35    195.00-210.00     202.75

   74     40-46       44    195.00-215.00     208.50

  146     50-59       55    195.00-205.00     199.10

    5       67        67       180.00         180.00

   51     70-78       74    175.00-197.50     184.79

    5       82        82       175.00         175.00

 

                Feeder Lambs Small and Medium 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   22       42        42       140.00         140.00   Hair Sheep

 

***  GOATS  ***

 

Receipts: 273      Last Week: 194      YEAR AGO: 74

 

All goats sold on a per head basis.  Trade active with good demand.

Receipts included 55 percent slaughter kids, 32.9 percent slaughter nannies, 22 percent feeder kids.

 

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 1

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    8     33-36       34     67.50-70.00       68.49

   17       48        48       105.00         105.00

   11       51        51       110.00         110.00

    9     61-66       63    135.00-140.00     138.24

    3       73        73       105.00         105.00

 

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   13     32-39       37     45.00-55.00       51.35

    9     45-47       46     72.50-92.50       82.65

    4       50        50        95.00          95.00

    6       94        94       105.00         105.00

 

                  Slaughter Kids Selection 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   13       51        51        90.00          90.00

 

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   11       43        43        65.00          65.00

 

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    1      100       100       115.00         115.00

   12    132-139     136    105.00-110.00     107.56

 

              Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   12    122-126     124    100.00-105.00     102.46

   15    131-150     141    100.00-105.00     102.83

 

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   17     86-117      98     70.00-90.00       77.60

   28     80-100      91     55.00-65.00       59.68   Thin

    6    136-141     138     90.00-95.00       92.45

 

                     Feeder Kids Selection 2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   20     23-27       25     30.00-37.50       32.88

 

                    Feeder Kids Selection 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   37       16        16        18.00          18.00

Source:  Iowa Dept of Ag-USDA Market News,  Des Moines, IA

         515-284-4460

         e-mail:  desm.lgmn@usda.gov

 

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