Centennial Sheep and Goat Auction - Ft. Collins, CO (Wed)
GL_LS320   
Greeley, CO    Wed Sep 13, 2017    USDA- CO Dept of Ag Market News
 
Centennial Livestock Auction - Ft. Collins, CO
Sheep and Goat Report for Wednesday September 13, 2017

Total Receipts: 2906    Last Week: 1786    Year Ago: 2183
Sheep Receipts: 1994    Last Week: 1231    Year Ago: 1303
 Goat Receipts:  912    Last Week:  555    Year Ago:  880

   Compared to last week:  Slaughter lambs were sharply lower.  Feeder lambs 
were unevenly steady.  Slaughter ewes were steady and slaughter bucks were 
mostly 3.00 to 7.00 higher.  In goats, slaughter kids were mostly 2.50 to 10.00 
lower, while slaughter nannies were sharply higher.  Slaughter billies were 
mostly steady and slaughter wethers were sharply lower.  Trade activity and 
buyer demand was moderate to good.  The sheep supply consisted of approximately 
35 percent slaughter lambs and 27 percent feeder lambs with the balance being 
slaughter and breeding ewes and bucks.  The goat supply consisted of 
approximately 54 percent slaughter and feeder kids, 15 percent slaughter 
nannies/does with the balance being slaughter billies and wethers.  Sheep and 
lambs sold on a per cwt basis and goats sold on a per head basis unless 
otherwise noted.

            Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10       82        82       182.50         182.50   Hair Sheep

                Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8     57-58       57       165.00         165.00
    7       64        64       160.00         160.00
   14     62-68       63    152.50-160.00     157.57   Hair Sheep
   14     74-75       75    155.00-160.00     158.59
   76     63-79       73    155.00-170.00     163.68   Hair Sheep
   17     82-88       84    150.00-157.50     156.15
   22       85        85       163.00         163.00   Hair Sheep
   55     90-104     101    150.00-151.00     150.30
   37       97        97       157.50         157.50   Hair Sheep
   68    110-129     124    142.00-155.00     145.67
   22      114       114       155.00         155.00   Hair Sheep
   12    130-149     140    146.00-153.00     150.83
    7    153-154     154    148.00-150.00     149.15

            Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good and Choice 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4       68        68       142.50         142.50
  178     60-66       64    133.00-144.00     138.30   Hair Sheep
   19     75-77       76    137.50-152.50     143.12
   21     70-78       76    142.50-147.50     143.50   Hair Sheep
   27     85-89       86    138.00-140.00     138.46
    4       86        86       147.50         147.50   Hair Sheep
   30     91-96       95    135.00-142.00     138.07
   13    133-143     135    129.00-137.50     132.40
    3      155       155       130.00         130.00

                 Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6     45-47       46    130.00-150.00     139.78   Hair Sheep
    7       88        88       123.00         123.00

                 Feeder Lambs Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6       37        37       185.00         185.00
    2       40        40       170.00         170.00
  104     60-69       65    155.00-167.50     162.04
   98     71-79       78    158.00-167.50     159.30
   67     80-89       83    155.00-162.50     162.05
   23       92        92       155.00         155.00
  177    103-106     105    152.50-155.00     154.24
    3      115       115       155.00         155.00

                Feeder Lambs Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   30       71        71       148.00         148.00
    6       97        97       145.00         145.00

                 Feeder Lambs Small and Medium 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13       56        56       127.50         127.50
    2       60        60       122.50         122.50

Slaughter Ewes:
   Grade           Weight     Avg Dress     High Dress      Low Dress
   Good 3-5         157        64.00          -----          -----    
   Good 2-3        98-230   66.00-77.00    85.00-92.50    48.00-63.00 
   Utility 1-2    110-205   42.00-47.50    48.00-56.00    35.00-36.00 
   Cull 1         127-150   22.00-25.00       -----          -----    

Slaughter Bucks:  95-310 lbs Avg Dress 60.00-69.00; Low Dress 50.00.

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6     35-39       38     65.00-70.00       65.76
   62     43-49       46     80.00-105.00      94.66
    6       49        49       115.00         115.00   Fancy
   18     50-58       55     95.00-115.00     107.42
   18     78-79       79    177.50-187.50     184.44
   23     85-88       86    180.00-192.50     187.34

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8       29        29        32.50          32.50
   25     30-39       37     42.50-57.50       49.76
   30     40-49       46     60.00-77.50       63.26
   59     50-58       54     72.50-85.00       82.19
   33     60-68       64    120.00-135.00     128.77
   54     70-78       75    150.00-167.50     160.01

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15     21-29       24     20.00-25.00       22.04
    7     32-33       32     35.00-37.50       36.77
   23     40-48       46     40.00-55.00       44.85
   24     50-55       53     57.50-70.00       67.73
   33     60-68       65     70.00-95.00       79.90
   27     70-75       74    120.00-140.00     130.18
   12     83-87       85    150.00-160.00     154.05

Nannies/Does:
   Selection 1     115-185 lbs 205.00-240.00.
   Selection 2      90-160 lbs 150.00-185.00.
   Selection 3      85-130 lbs 102.50-140.00.

Bucks/Billies:
   Selection 1     165-205 lbs 245.00-270.00.
   Selection 2     140-160 lbs 200.00-230.00.
   Selection 3      95-145 lbs 140.00-190.00.

Wethers:
   Selection 1     125-205 lbs 260.00-360.00; mostly 330.00-360.00.
   Selection 2      93-120 lbs 210.00-250.00.
   Selection 3      80-113 lbs 140.00-190.00.

Source:  USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market News Service, Greeley, CO
         Lindsay Brunet, Market Reporter
         970-353-9750 Greeley.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GL_LS320.txt
         http://marketnews.usda.gov/portal/lg

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