BC-USDA-Natl Sheep

2/11/2016 12:45 PM
By Associated Press

San Angelo, TX Thu Feb 11, 2016 USDA Market News
National Sheep Summary for Thursday, February 11, 2016
Compared to last week at Ft. Collins, CO no comparison available as
the sale was not covered due to inclement weather. No sales in Equity
Electronic Auction.
Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 2-3 90-150 lbs:
Ft. Collins: wooled 145-205 lbs 117.50-137.00.
Kalona, IA: no test.
Virginia: no test.
Equity Elec: no sales.
Slaughter Lambs: Choice and Prime 1-2:
Ft. Collins: 70-80 lbs 182.00-192.50; 80-85 lbs 175.00-185.00; 90-
100 lbs 175.00-185.00.
Kalona, IA: no test.
Virginia: no test.
Slaughter Ewes:
Ft. Collins: Good 3-5 (very fleshy) 80.00-90.00; Good 2-3 (fleshy)
80.00-92.50; Utility 1-2 (thin) no test; Cull 1
(extremely thin) 35.00.
Kalona, IA: Good 2-3 no test; Utility 1-2 no test.
Virginia: Good 2-4 no test.
Feeder Lambs: Medium and Large 1-2:
Ft. Collins: 72 lbs 194.00; 95 lbs 156.00; 104 lbs 147.50; 120-125
lbs 136.00-145.00.
Kalona, IA: no test.
Replacement Ewes: Medium and Large 1-2:
Ft. Collins: baby tooth to solid mouth 131.00-141.00 per head; solid
mouth 90.00-110.00 per head.
Kalona: no test.
Sheep and lamb slaughter under federal inspection for the week to date
totaled 32,000 compared with 32,000 last week and 30,000 for last year.
Source: USDA Market News Service, San Angelo, Texas
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