St. Onge-Newell Sheep Yards Auction
SF_LS331
Sioux Falls, SD    Thu Oct 11, 2018    USDA-SD Dept of Ag Market News
 
St. Onge-Newell Sheep Yards
Weighted Average Report for 10/11/2018
 
Receipts:  1623    Last Week:  7138    Year Ago:  4026
 
Compared to last week:  Good slaughter ewes were steady while 
Utilities were up 7.00 and Culls down 5.00.  In a narrow comparison, 
feeder lambs were 6.00 to 10.00 higher with the exception of the 70 
lb to 80 lb lambs staying steady.  One heavy string of lambs were 
brought in this week with a couple smaller ones.  Market activity and
demand were both moderate.  85 percent of todays offerings were feeder 
lambs, the balance consisted of slaughter bucks, slaughter ewes and 
replacement ewes.  Next sale Oct 18, 2018.

                     Slaughter Ewes Good 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   67      184       184        40.00          40.00

                    Slaughter Ewes Utility 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   50      155       155        47.00          47.00

                      Slaughter Ewes Cull 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   17      129       129        38.00          38.00

                Feeder Lambs Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   44     56-59       59    201.00-209.00     207.96
  306     77-78       78    159.00-164.00     163.61
   20       83        83       151.00         151.00
  606     91-96       95    146.00-151.50     150.80
  188    100-108     103    129.00-139.00     134.88
   50      111       111       128.00         128.00
   10      126       126       111.00         111.00

                      Feeder Lambs Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   96      169       169        88.00          88.00   Buck Lambs

Slaughter Bucks:  219 lbs brought 45.00/cwt

Head	Age	Price/Head
32	5 yr	105.00  
26	SS-ST	85.00
11	SS-ST	75.00
	

Source:  USDA-SD Dept of Ag Market News
         Jo Musumeci, Market Reporter
         605-372-8350
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SF_LS331.txt
 
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