Weekly National Sheep Summary
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San Angelo, TX    Fri Nov 08, 2019    USDA Market News
 
National Sheep Summary for Week Ending Friday, November 08, 2019
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   Weekly Trends:  Compared to last week slaughter lambs were uneven.
At San Angelo, TX slaughter lambs were steady to as much as 20.00 higher
with the most advance on lambs over 60 lbs.  At New Holland, PA lambs
under 80 lbs firm and heavier weights steady to 10.00 lower.  Slaughter
ewes were steady to 6.00 lower.  Feeder lambs were mostly steady to 10.00
lower.  At San Angelo, TX 4643 head sold.  Equity Electronic Auction sold
330 slaughter lambs in North Dakota.  In direct trading slaughter ewes and
feeder lambs were not tested.  5800 head of negotiated sales of slaughter
lambs were 1.00 lower.  2,861 lamb carcasses sold with all weights no
trend due to confidentiality.  All sheep sold per hundred weight (CWT)
unless otherwise specified.

Slaughter Lambs:   Choice and Prime 2-3 90-160 lbs:
  San Angelo:     wooled and shorn 110-130 lbs 128.00-138.00.
  PA:             wooled and shorn 100-140 lbs 150.00-185.00; 150-160 lbs
                  126.00-135.00.
  Ft.Collins, CO: wooled and shorn 120-145 lbs 143.00-164.00.
  South Dakota:   wooled and shorn 105-150 lbs 149.00-153.00.
  Kalona, IA:     wooled and shorn 130-150 lbs no test.
  Billings, MT:   no test.
  Missouri:       no test.
  Equity Elec:    145 lbs 149.75.
Slaughter Lambs:  Choice and Prime 1-2:
  San Angelo:     hair lambs 40-60 lbs 220.00-250.00; 60-70 lbs 214.00-
                  238.00, few 242.00-244.00; 70-80 lbs 192.00-220.00, few
                  224.00; 80-90 lbs 166.00-188.00, few 200.00-206.00; 90-
                  110 lbs 142.00-170.00. wooled and shorn 50-60 lbs
                  220.00-226.00; 70-80 lbs 180.00-200.00; 90-100 lbs
                  142.00-162.00.
  Pennsylvania:   wooled and shorn 40-50 lbs 240.00-250.00; 70-80 lbs
                  200.00-220.00; 80-90 lbs 175.00-192.00.  hair 40-50 lbs
                  240.00-250.00; 60-70 lbs 230.00-250.00; 70-80 lbs
                  185.00-220.00, few 240.00-275.00; 80-90 lbs 165.00-
                  180.00.
  Kalona, IA:     wooled and shorn no test. hair no test.
  Ft. Collins:    wooled and shorn 68 lbs 177.00; 70-75 lbs 153.00-
                  156.00. hair 50-60 lbs 167.50-180.00; 60-70 lbs
                  153.00-172.50; 70-80 lbs 144.00-150.00; 80-90 lbs
                  145.00-147.00.
  Missouri:       hair 60-70 lbs 212.50-232.50; 70-80 lbs 215.00-225.00;
                  90 lbs 157.50. wooled and shorn 70-80 lbs 195.00-210.00.
  South Dakota:   wooled and shorn 73 lbs 167.50; 89 lbs 167.50; 102 lbs
                  156.00. hair 90-100 lbs 150.00-151.00.
  Billings, MT:   hair 69 lbs 151.00; 73 lbs 148.00; 80-90 lbs 139.00-
                  142.00; 90-100 lbs 127.50-138.00.
Direct Trading:   (lambs fob with 3-4 percent shrink or equivalent)
            5800: Slaughter Lambs shorn and wooled 119-159 lbs 138.71-
                  164.42 (wtd avg 152.16).
Slaughter Ewes:
  San Angelo:   Good 3-4 (very fleshy) no test; Good 2-3 (fleshy)
                66.00-68.00; Utility and Good 1-3 (medium flesh) 70.00-
                82.00; Utility 1-2 (thin) 55.00-62.00; Cull and Utility
                1-2 (very thin) 40.00-50.00; Cull 1 (extremely thin)
                20.00-22.00.
  Pennsylvania: Good 3-4 (very fleshy) 40.00-60.00; Good 2-3 (fleshy)
                50.00-85.00, hair 60.00-100.00; Utility 1-2 (thin) 40.00-
                75.00; Cull 1 no test.
  Ft. Collins:  Good 3-5 (very fleshy) 51.00-78.00; Good 2-3 (fleshy)
                50.00-75.00; Utility 1-2 (thin) 25.00-41.00; Cull 1
                (extremely thin) no test.
  Billings, MT: Good 3-4 (very fleshy) 46.00-50.00; Good 2-3 (fleshy)
                45.00-52.50; Utility 1-2 (thin) 38.00-51.00; Cull 1
                41.00-42.00.
  So Dakota:    Good 3-4 (very fleshy) 56.00-61.00; Good 2-3 (fleshy)
                41.00-66.00; Utility 1-2 (thin) 46.00; Cull 1 40.50-44.00.
  Missouri:     Good 2-3 no test; Utility and Good 1-3 75.00-85.00; Cull
                and Utility 1-2 60.00-90.00.
  Kalona:       Good 3-4 (very fleshy) no test; Good 2-3 (fleshy)
                no test; Utility and Good 1-3 (medium flesh) no test;
                Cull and Utility 1-2 (very thin) no test.
Feeder Lambs:   Medium and Large 1-2:
  San Angelo:   55 lbs 222.00; 60-65 lbs 206.00; 70-80 lbs 156.00-178.00;
                80-85 lbs 166.00; 90-100 lbs 144.00-150.00.
  Ft. Collins:  52 lbs 210.00; 80-85 lbs 150.00-169.00; 105 lbs 148.00.
  Billings:     57 lbs 207.50; 60-70 lbs 197.50-211.00; 70-80 lbs 173.00-
                185.00; 80-90 lbs 170.00-177.00; 90-100 lbs 158.00-
                172.00; 100-110 lbs 157.00-165.00, few 169.00-169.50; 118
                lbs 145.50; 125-130 lbs 142.00-153.00; 139 lbs 134.00.
  Kalona:       no test.
  So. Dakota:   50-60 lbs 182.50-215.00, few 271.00; 60-70 lbs 195.00-
                210.00; 70-80 lbs 171.00-202.00; 80-90 lbs 172.00-182.00;
                90-100 lbs 165.50-171.00; 100-110 lbs 157.00-162.00; 120-
                125 lbs 136.00-145.00.
  Missouri:     64 lbs 217.50.
Replacement Ewes:  Medium and Large 1-2:
  San Angelo:   hair ewe lambs 73 lbs 220.00 cwt; mixed age hair ewes
                80-140 lbs 90.00-114.00 cwt.
  Ft. Collins:  middle age 230.00 per head; ewes with lambs 155.00 per
                head.
  Billings:     middle age 140-150 lbs 48.00-50.00 cwt.
  So Dakota:    bred young to middle age 205.00 per head; yearlings
                105 lbs 161.00 cwt; young to middle age 200 lbs 145.00
                cwt; aged 145-195 lbs 75.00-120.00 cwt.
  Kalona, IA:   no test.
  Missouri:     ewes with lambs 160.00-232.50 per family.
National Weekly Lamb Carcass
                        Choice and Prime 1-4:
   Weight         Head           Wt Avg
   45 lbs down    Price not reported due to confidentiality
   45-55 lbs      Price not reported due to confidentiality
   55-65 lbs      Price not reported due to confidentiality
   65-75 lbs      Price not reported due to confidentiality
   75-85 lbs      Price not reported due to confidentiality
   85 lbs up      Price not reported due to confidentiality
  
Sheep and lamb slaughter under federal inspection for the week to date
totaled 40,000 compared with 39,000 last week and 42,000 last year.



Source:  USDA Market News Service, San Angelo, Texas
         Rebecca Sauder 325-653-1778
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SA_LS850
         www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews
         
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