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Agricultural Marketing

Kalona Sheep & Goat Sale

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Des Moines, IA    Wed Aug 26, 2015    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market

 

Kalona, IA Sheep & Goat Auction

Weighted Average Report for 08/26/2015

 

****  SHEEP  ****

 

Receipts:  587    Last Week:  560    Year Ago:  383

 

Compared to the previous Wednesday slaughter lambs steady  on a weaker undertone, feeder lambs steady, slaughter ewes steady, slaughter bucks to few last week for a true trend.  Trade active with good demand.  Receipts included 81 percent slaughter lambs, 3.9 percent feeder lambs, 5.2 percent slaughter ewes, 1.5 percent slaughter bucks, 7.4 percent replacement ewes.  All sheep sold on a per hundred weight basis unless noted.

 

            Slaughter Lambs Shorn Choice and Prime 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   11    135-146     139    152.50-154.50     153.84

 

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    4      101       101       159.00         159.00

  108    112-124     119    150.00-156.00     152.45

   11    131-147     143    151.00-154.50     153.62

 

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 2-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   41    139-148     145    154.50-155.00     154.68

   12      152       152       154.00         154.00

 

                Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    4       55        55       217.50         217.50

   27     85-87       86    167.50-170.00     169.06

   27     95-104      98    147.50-169.00     161.28

    7    110-112     111    142.50-147.50     144.99

 

            Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good and Choice 1-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   12       59        59       202.50         202.50   Hair Sheep

   33       65        65       190.00         190.00

   11       75        75    180.00-185.00     181.36

   14     81-85       82    155.00-162.50     161.38   Hair Sheep

   17     93-95       93    152.50-160.00     159.10

 

                 Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   17       42        42       190.00         190.00   Hair Sheep

   12       53        53       180.00         180.00   Hair Sheep

    2       95        95       147.50         147.50

 

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Utility and Good 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    8       26        26       180.00         180.00   Hair Sheep

 

                     Slaughter Ewes Good 2-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    2      217       217        80.00          80.00

 

                    Slaughter Ewes Utility 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    5    127-145     132     75.00-85.00       80.05

    8    102-107     104     77.50-82.50       79.94

    4      107       107        87.50          87.50

 

                    Slaughter Ewes Utility 1-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   10    165-181     177     80.00-90.00       81.89

 

Replacement Ewes:

   Hair Sheep seven head 128-136 lbs.          90.00

   27 head running ages  136-176 lbs.    80.00-85.00

 

                        Slaughter Bucks 

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   10      123       123       142.50         142.50

    3    135-150     140     85.00-105.00      97.86   Hair Sheep

    1      180       180        80.00          80.00   Hair Sheep

    4    205-250     222     90.00-102.50      94.71

 

                Feeder Lambs Medium and Lar ge 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   20     53-55       53    200.00-205.00     200.52

   20     72-78       73    192.50-202.50     194.99

    3       85        85       175.00         175.00

 

***  GOATS  ***

 

Receipts: 192    Last Week: 222     year Ago: 224

 

All Goats sold on a per head basis.  Trade active with good demand.  Receipts included 63 percent slaughter kids, 19.7 percent slaughter nannies, 2.6 percent slaughter billies, 13 percent feeder kidsl

 

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 1

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    3       55        55       130.00         130.00

    3       61        61       142.50         142.50

    2       72        72       155.00         155.00

    3     80-85       83    140.00-190.00     166.60

 

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    1       45        45       110.00         110.00

    3       51        51       115.00         115.00

   29     63-67       66    110.00-120.00     111.31

 

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   13     40-45       44     80.00-90.00       82.89

    8     57-58       58    105.00-107.50     106.88

   22     60-62       61     90.00-107.50     105.33

    5       70        70        95.00          95.00

 

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    5       88        88       110.00         110.00

   10    130-150     132    145.00-160.00     146.70

 

              Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    8      199       199       200.00         200.00

 

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    4       78        78       110.00         110.00

    7     85-115     100     77.50-130.00     110.18

    2       95        95        75.00          75.00   Thin

    2      145       145       130.00         130.00

 

               Slaughter Bucks/Billies Selection 2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    2       82        82       147.50         147.50

    1      115       115       165.00         165.00

    1      150       150       135.00         135.00

 

                  Slaughter Whethers Selection 1

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    8     90-125     101    200.00-260.00     229.70

 

                  Slaughter Whethers Selection 2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    2      120       120       175.00         175.00

 

                     Feeder Kids Selection 2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    5       19        19        30.00          30.00

    5       35        35        92.50          92.50

   15     43-49       46     90.00-105.00      97.51

 

 

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

         515-284-4460

         e-mail:  desm.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov

        

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