Sioux Falls Regional Livestock Sheep and Goat Auction
SF_LS333
Sioux Falls, SD    Wed Aug 22, 2018    USDA-SD Dept of Ag Market News
 
Sioux Falls Sheep and Goats - Worthing, SD
Weighted Average Report for 08/22/2018
 
Receipts:  Sheep: 2476    Last Week:  1987   Last Year:  1791
           Goats:   97                 241                274
 
   Compared to last week:  Slaughter lambs 5.00 to 7.00 lower, slaughter
ewes 5.00 to 6.00 lower with instances of 10.00 to 15.00 lower, feeder
lambs not well tested last week for comparison.  Demand continues to be
only moderate for slaughter lambs, demand lessened considerably for slaughter
ewes to just moderate this week.  Good demand for feeder lambs.  89 percent of
slaughter lambs went to traditional harvest channels, 11 percent non-
traditional.  Slaughter lambs made up 74 percent of the offering, slaughter ewes
and bucks 15 percent, feeder lambs 9 percent, balance ewes returning to the
country.  All sheep and goats sold on a per cwt basis unless otherwise noted.  

       Slaughter Lambs Wooled & Shorn Choice and Prime 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3       53        53       134.00         134.00   Hair Sheep
   51     70-79       77    135.00-142.50     136.47
   18       85        85    133.00-137.50     134.50
   13       87        87       110.00         110.00   Hair Sheep
   26     90-96       92    135.00-136.00     135.68

       Slaughter Lambs Wooled & Shorn Choice and Prime 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   92     93-108     104    123.00-127.50     124.16
  700    110-129     121    121.00-127.50     124.66
  749    130-149     138    121.00-127.00     125.06
  126      150       150       129.00         129.00

       Slaughter Lambs Wooled & Shorn Choice and Prime 3-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   23      140       140       119.00         119.00
   33      156       156       123.00         123.00

                     Slaughter Ewes Good 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   91    155-158     158        60.00          60.00
   33    165-181     178     59.00-69.00       61.81

                     Slaughter Ewes Good 3-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    174-195     183     63.00-66.00       64.18
    8    203-250     209     66.00-69.00       67.90

               Slaughter Ewes Utility and Good 1-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      139       139        58.00          58.00
   13      169       169        58.00          58.00

                    Slaughter Ewes Utility 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   53    120-158     149     50.00-57.50       54.49
    1      130       130        62.00          62.00   Gaunt
   16    160-178     176     56.00-58.00       56.23

                      Slaughter Ewes Cull 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   80    113-132     130     41.00-50.00       49.58

                Feeder Lambs Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10     42-45       43    157.50-160.00     158.54
   81     54-56       54    155.00-160.00     158.73
    3       65        65       156.00         156.00
   30     85-88       88    135.00-144.00     136.46
    5       86        86       127.50         127.50   Short docks

                     Feeder Lambs Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   58       41        41       142.50         142.50
    7       47        47       145.00         145.00   Short docks
    5       57        57       128.00         128.00
   15       68        68       139.00         139.00


   Slaughter Bucks:  Fleshy 175-281 lbs 69.00-75.00 per cwt.

   Ewes Returning to the country:  Young to Middle Aged in Medium Flesh
195 lbs 200.00 per head.

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4       38        38       211.00         211.00
   13       61        61       205.00         205.00
    3     73-75       74    200.00-205.00     203.30
    7     85-87       86    202.50-210.00     206.74

                  Slaughter Kids Selection 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7       47        47       202.50         202.50
    4       54        54       202.50         202.50

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4       39        39       185.00         185.00
    1       40        40       185.00         185.00
    2       53        53       177.00         177.00
    4     65-68       67    195.00-197.50     196.90

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7       46        46       155.00         155.00
    4       68        68       172.50         172.50

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      118       118       107.00         107.00
    1      160       160       140.00         140.00

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    118-119     118    110.00-125.00     118.97

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      121       121       113.00         113.00

               Slaughter Bucks/Billies Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5       73        73       180.00         180.00   Kids

Source:  USDA-SD Dept Ag Market News, Sioux Falls, SD
         Justin Lumpkin, Officer in Charge  605-372-8350
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SF_LS333.txt
         www.ams.usda.gov/lpsmarketnewspage

1545c    jll