BC-USDA-Natl Sheep

1/27/2015 3:30 PM
By Associated Press

SA—LS850
San Angelo, TX Tue Jan 27, 2015 USDA Market News
National Sheep Summary for Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Compared to last week at New Holland, PA slaughter lambs steady in
light test; slaughter ewes weak. At San Angelo, TX all classes steady.
3400 head estimated for a one day sale.
Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3 90-150 lbs:
San Angelo: shorn and wooled 110-175 lbs 140.00-149.00.
New Holland: shorn and wooled 110-130 lbs 166.00-190.00.
Virginia: no test.
Billings, MT: no test.
Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 1-2:
San Angelo: 40-60 lbs 244.00-264.00; 60-70 lbs 222.00-246.00, few
252.00; 70-80 lbs 210.00-220.00, few 228.00; 80-90 lbs
200.00-208.00; 90-100 lbs 175.00-192.00.
New Holland: 40-60 lbs 275.00-310.00; 60-80 lbs 250.00-277.00; 80-100
lbs 228.00-255.00.
Virginia: no test.
Billings, MT: no test.
Slaughter Ewes:
San Angelo: Good 2-3 (fleshy) 92.00-94.00; Utility and Good 1-3
(medium flesh) 100.00-108.00; Utility 1-2 (thin) 90.00-
98.00; Cull and Utility 1-2 (very thin) 76.00-86.00;
Cull 1 (extremely thin) 60.00.
New Holland: Good 2-3 (fleshy) 80.00-106.00.
Billings: Good 2-3 no test; Utility 1-2 no test.
Virginia: Good 2-4 no test.
Feeder Lambs: Medium and Large 1-2:
San Angelo: 70-80 lbs 172.00-190.00; 80-100 lbs 175.00-188.00; 100-
115 lbs 161.00-168.00; 120-125 lbs 150.00. new crop 45-
60 lbs 220.00-238.00; 60-70 lbs 210.00-222.00; 70-80 lbs
210.00-219.00.
Virginia: no test.
Billings: no test.
Replacement Ewes: Medium and Large 1-2:
San Angelo: hair ewes 110-135 lbs 110.00-116.00 cwt.
Billings: no test.
Sheep and lamb slaughter under federal inspection for the week to date
totaled 17,000 compared with 18,000 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
www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews
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