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BC-USDA-Natl Sheep

4/22/2014 5:45 AM
By Associated Press

SA—LS850
San Angelo, TX Mon Apr 21, 2014 USDA Market News
National Sheep Summary for Monday, April 21, 2014
No test on slaughter lambs in Virginia.
Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3:
Virginia: no test.
Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 1:
Virginia: no test.
Fruitland, MO: 45-70 lbs 197.50-219.00; 75-90 lbs 180.00-198.00.
Slaughter Ewes:
Virginia: Good 2-4 no test.
Fruitland, MO: Utility and Good 1-3 62.50-78.00; Cull 1 40.00-55.00.
Feeder Lambs: Medium and Large 1-2:
Virginia: no test.
Fruitland, MO: 25-40 lbs 167.50-190.00.
Replacement Ewes: Medium and Large 1-2:
Virginia: no test.
Fruitland, MO: mixed age ewes 80-115 lbs 82.50-92.50 cwt; ewes and
lambs 130.00-180.00 per family.
Sheep and lamb slaughter under federal inspection for the week to date
9,000 compared with 10,000 last week and 9,000 for the same period last
year.
Source: USDA Market News Service, San Angelo, Texas
Rebecca Sauder 325-653-1778
www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SA—LS850.txt
www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews
1500 rs


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