BC-USDA-Natl Sheep

9/2/2014 3:15 PM
By Associated Press

SA—LS850
San Angelo, TX Tue Sep 02, 2014 USDA Market News
National Sheep Summary for Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Compared to last week at New Holland, PA no report due to electrical
outage. At San Angelo, TX slaughter lambs firm; slaughter ewes firm to
5.00 higher; feeder lambs steady. 3300 head estimated for a one day
sale.
Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3 90-150 lbs:
San Angelo: shorn and wooled 105-145 lbs 161.00-172.00.
New Holland: no test.
Virginia: wooled 110-125 lbs 160.00.
Billings, MT: no test.
Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 1-2:
San Angelo: 40-60 lbs 210.00-238.00; 60-70 lbs 196.00-224.00; 70-80
lbs 190.00-210.00; 80-90 lbs 180.00-190.00; 90-110 lbs
176.00-210.00.
New Holland: no report.
Virginia: 30-60 lbs 160.00-199.00; 60-80 lbs 165.00-217.50; 80-
110 lbs 175.00-217.50.
Billings, MT: no test.
Slaughter Ewes:
San Angelo: Good 2-3 (fleshy) 68.00-73.00; Utility and Good 1-3
(medium flesh) 77.00-84.00; Utility 1-2 (thin) 60.00-
71.00; Cull and Utility 1-2 (very thin) 50.00-56.00;
Cull 1 (extremely thin) 30.00-45.00.
New Holland: Good 2-3 (fleshy) no report; Utility 1-2 (thin)
no report; Cull 1 no report.
Billings: no test.
Virginia: Good 2-4 85.00-87.50.
Feeder Lambs: Medium and Large 1-2:
San Angelo: 50-70 lbs 200.00-217.00; 70-100 lbs 190.00-214.00.
Virginia: no test.
Billings: no test.
Replacement Ewes: Medium and Large 1-2:
San Angelo: yearlings 159.00 per head; baby tooth 136.00 per head;
solid mouth 110.00 per head.
Billings: no test.
Sheep and lamb slaughter under federal inspection for the week to date
totaled 11,000 compared with 16,000 last week and 10,000 last year.
Source: USDA Market News Service, San Angelo, Texas
Rebecca Sauder 325-653-1778
www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SA—LS850.txt
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