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Agricultural Marketing

Kalona Sheep & Goat Sale

 

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Des Moines, IA    Wed Sep 10, 2014    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market

 

Kalona, IA Sheep & Goat Auction

Weighted Average Report for 09/10/2014

 

****  SHEEP  ****

 

Receipts:  286    Last Week:  750    Year Ago:  512

 

Compared to the previous Wednesday slaughter lambs mostly steady with a higher undertone for 100-135 lbs., feeder lambs too few for a true test, slaughter ewes and bucks lightly tested on a steady market.  Trade active with moderate demand.  Receipts included 82 percent slaughter lambs, 4.8 percent feeder lambs, 4.8 percent slaughter ewes, 4.8 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

    7      131       131       155.50         155.50

 

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   16       86        86       182.00         182.00   Hair Sheep

   23    113-123     120    154.00-158.00     155.92

   14      132       132       155.00         155.00

 

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 2-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   47      111       111       155.00         155.00   Whiteface

 

                Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 1-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    4       78        78       182.00         182.00

 

                Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    7       81        81       172.00         172.00

    3      103       103       160.00         160.00

    6      106       106       155.00         155.00   Buck lambs

    3      122       122       149.00         149.00

   15      121       121       145.00         145.00   Buck lambs

 

            Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good and Choice 1-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   14     62-69       68    175.00-180.00     175.65

   17       63        63       177.50         177.50   Hair Sheep

   12     73-77       75    172.50-175.00     173.77

   13       92        92       158.00         158.00

 

                     Slaughter Ewes Good 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   12      157       157        77.50          77.50

 

                Feeder Lambs Small and Medium 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    8       38        38       150.00         150.00   Hair Sheep

 

Replacement Ewes:

   5 Running age open  210 lbs.   79.00

   5 Running age open  185 lbs.  100.00

 

 

***  GOATS***

 

Receipts: 259    last Week: 264     Year Ago: 254

 

All goats sold on a per head basis.  Trade active with moderate demand.  Receipts included 73 percent slaughter kids and wethers, 25 percent feeder kids, 15 percent slaughter nannies and does.

 

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 1

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   10     63-66       64    130.00-140.00     133.07

    6       72        72       150.00         150.00

    5     82-83       83    150.00-155.00     151.99

 

                  Slaughter Kids Selection 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    7     70-75       71    132.50-140.00     134.30

    7     80-88       85    132.50-137.50     135.47

 

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   15     45-47       47     85.00-95.00       88.69

   46     50-56       52     85.00-115.00      98.03

    2       67        67       125.00         125.00

    5     71-75       73    110.00-115.00     112.07

 

                  Slaughter Kids Selection 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   13       59        59        90.00          90.00

   16     66-67       67     77.50-80.00       77.96

    9       79        79        80.00          80.00

 

              Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    2      162       162       175.00         175.00

 

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   37    105-123     122    137.50-147.50     144.83

 

              Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    7    103-125     107    120.00-122.50     120.71

 

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   15       89        89        75.00          75.00

 

                  Slaughter Whethers Selection 1

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   13     87-91       89    182.50-197.50     191.26

    3      101       101       220.00         220.00

 

                     Feeder Kids Selection 2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    5     30-35       32     50.00-65.00       58.44

 

                    Feeder Kids Selection 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   24     30-35       33     27.50-47.50       35.92

 

 

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

         515-284-4460

         e-mail:  desm.lgmn@usda.gov

 

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