Thursday Morning Goat and Sheep Auction Report

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Kalona, IA Sheep & Goat Auction
Weighted Average Report for 03/19/2014

**** SHEEP ****

Receipts:  387    Two Weeks Ago (3/5):  228    Year Ago:  1322

Compared to the sale reported two weeks ago (3/5) the bulk of the
slaughter lambs were under 100 lbs. and sold on a mostly steady
price. Slaughter ewes over 150 lbs. steady, under 150 lbs. 10.00
higher, slaughter bucks mostly steady. Trade active with good demand.
Receipts included 68 percent slaughter lambs, 23 percent slaughter
ewes, 3.6 percent slaughter bucks, 2.5 percent feeder lambs.  All
sheep sold on a per hundred weight basis unless noted.

Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 2-3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
38       65        65       214.00         214.00   Hair Sheep
20      101       101       165.00         165.00
8      115       115       154.00         154.00

Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 2-4
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
6      147       147       154.00         154.00
19      168       168       153.00         153.00

Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 1-3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
17     56-58       58    220.00-225.00     220.86   Hair Sheep

Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 2-3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
14       49        49       195.00         195.00   Hair Sheep
29     63-68       64    175.00-190.00     185.63   Hair Sheep
17       70        70       215.00         215.00   Hair Sheep
5       82        82       165.00         165.00   Hair Sheep
3       96        96       181.00         181.00   Hair Sheep

Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good and Choice 1-3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
18     62-68       65    215.00-220.00     216.97
26       62        62    215.00-225.00     223.46   New crop

Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good 1-2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
4     90-95       92    150.00-157.50     153.85

Slaughter Ewes Good 2-3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
7    110-155     131     60.00-85.00       77.66
14    179-195     181     60.00-67.50       65.48
19    203-236     216     55.00-60.00       57.88
8      229       229        52.50          52.50   Fleshy

Slaughter Ewes Utility 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
5    100-145     134     65.00-70.00       65.75

Slaughter Ewes Utility 1-2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
15     95-155     137     55.00-80.00       75.88
7    166-193     178     50.00-52.50       51.16

Slaughter Ewes Cull and Utility 1-2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
4      161       161        40.00          40.00

Slaughter Ewes Cull 1-2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
2      125       125        15.00          15.00
3      160       160        20.00          20.00

Slaughter Bucks
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
3    100-155     123     70.00-85.00       77.36   Hair Sheep
2      165       165        75.00          75.00   Hair Sheep
4      172       172        42.50          42.50   Thin
2    200-215     208     82.50-95.00       88.52
1      225       225        75.00          75.00   Fleshy
1      230       230        65.00          65.00   Thin

Feeder Lambs Small and Medium 1-2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
10       48        48       220.00         220.00

*** Goats ****

Receipts: 202    Two Weeks Ago (3/5):243     Year Ago: 138

All goats sold on a per head basis. Trade active with good
demand.  Receitps included 53 perent slaughter kids,
46 percent slaughter nannies.

Slaughter Kids Selection 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
6     50-55       52    130.00-145.00     135.89
10     65-66       66    167.50-170.00     168.49
15       76        76       185.00         185.00
4       83        83       180.00         180.00
8       90        90       150.00         150.00

Slaughter Kids Selection 1-2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
4     40-45       42    115.00-120.00     117.65

Slaughter Kids Selection 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
5       51        51       107.50         107.50
3     90-96       94    105.00-110.00     108.40
2      105       105       117.50         117.50

Slaughter Kids Selection 2-3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
7       70        70        75.00          75.00

Slaughter Yearlings Selection 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
2      100       100       150.00         150.00
3      136       136       160.00         160.00

Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
22     83-125     107    100.00-127.50     114.19
11    130-178     150    120.00-142.50     131.90

Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 2-3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
7      107       107       110.00         110.00

Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
9     57-76       65     65.00-85.00       74.68   Thin
18    100-125     115     95.00-105.00      99.12
15     80-115     101     65.00-95.00       86.05   Thin
5      131       131       110.00         110.00
3    130-132     131     55.00-60.00       58.35   Thin

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