BC-USDA-Natl Sheep

10/21/2014 3:45 PM
By Associated Press

SA—LS850
San Angelo, TX Tue Oct 21, 2014 USDA Market News
National Sheep Summary for Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Compared to last week at New Holland, PA slaughter lambs 10.00-20.00
lower; slaughter ewes weak. At Billings, MT slaughter ewes steady to
2.00 higher; feeder sharply lower. At San Angelo, TX slaughter lambs
firm to 10.00 higher; slaughter ewes firm to 5.00 higher; feeder lambs
firm to 5.00 higher. 5400 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 150.00-166.00.
New Holland: shorn and wooled 110-130 lbs 164.00-192.00.
Virginia: wooled 110-130 lbs 165.00.
Billings, MT: no test.
Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 1-2:
San Angelo: 40-60 lbs 230.00-245.00; 60-70 lbs 210.00-222.00; 70-80
lbs 200.00-217.00; 80-90 lbs 184.00-196.00; 90-110 lbs
176.00-190.00.
New Holland: 50-60 lbs 225.00-245.00; 70-90 lbs 212.00-216.00.
Virginia: 30-60 lbs 155.00-220.00; 60-90 lbs 185.00-215.00; 90-
110 lbs 90.00-145.00.
Billings, MT: no test.
Slaughter Ewes:
San Angelo: Good 2-3 (fleshy) 58.00-63.00; Utility and Good 1-3
(medium flesh) 55.00-66.00; Utility 1-2 (thin) 53.00-
61.00; Cull and Utility 1-2 (very thin) 45.00-53.00;
Cull 1 (extremely thin) 26.00-40.00.
New Holland: Good 2-3 (fleshy) 68.00-90.00; Utility 1-2 (thin)
48.00-72.00; Cull 1 no test.
Billings: Good 3-4 45.00-54.00; Good 2-3 43.50-50.50; Utility and
Good 1-3 39.00-44.50; Utility 1-2 32.00-41.00; Cull 1
30.00-36.00.
Virginia: Good 2-4 50.00-87.50.
Feeder Lambs: Medium and Large 1-2:
San Angelo: 50-60 lbs 216.00-220.00; 60-70 lbs 205.00-217.00; 70-90
lbs 202.00-218.00; 90-110 lbs 190.00-200.00.
Virginia: no test.
Billings: 50-55 lbs 207.00-208.00; 60-70 lbs 205.00-213.00; 70-80
lbs 203.00-217.00; 80-90 lbs 201.00-212.00; 90-100 lbs
187.50-198.00, few 208.00; 100-110 lbs 185.50-195.00;
110-120 lbs 181.00-185.50; 120-125 lbs 180.00-188.00.
Replacement Ewes: Medium and Large 1-2:
San Angelo: no test.
Billings: open baby tooth to solid mouth 150-175 lbs 55.00-58.00
cwt.
Sheep and lamb slaughter under federal inspection for the week to date
totaled 18,000 compared with 16,000 last week and 17,000 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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