Kalona Sheep Auction
NW_LS331
Des Moines, IA    Fri Jan 19, 2018    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market News
 
Kalona Sale Barn:  Kalona,Iowa 
Weighted Average Report for 01/17/2018

****    SHEEP    ****
 
Receipts:  240    Last Week:  299    Year Ago: No Report
 
Compared to the previous Wednesday slaughter lambs mostly steady, 
slaughter ewes 5.00-10.00 higher on a limited test, no feeder lambs 
or slaughter bucks offered.  Trade active with good demand.  Receipts
included 90 percent slaughter lambs, 10 percent slaughter ewes.  All 
sheep sold on a per hundred weight basis unless noted.

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   34     61-69       66    240.00-262.50     248.48
    6       71        71       240.00         240.00
    5       83        83       177.00         177.00
    9    100-105     103    157.50-170.00     159.68
    2      115       115       149.00         149.00

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14       73        73       227.50         227.50
   28     80-87       86    180.00-197.00     195.97
   24     90-92       92    170.00-189.00     186.67
   13    125-127     127    130.00-135.00     130.38
   25    130-147     144    127.00-144.00     129.92

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 2-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    151-180     156     92.50-130.00     122.78

                Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   19     55-59       58    255.00-275.00     259.46
    3       68        68       222.00         222.00
    1       70        70       220.00         220.00

            Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good and Choice 1-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12       55        55       215.00         215.00
    9     70-75       71    200.00-215.00     211.48

                     Slaughter Ewes Good 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    150-155     152     78.00-82.00       79.36
    2      170       170        80.00          80.00
    4    215-230     226     80.00-82.00       80.48

                    Slaughter Ewes Utility 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      140       140        69.00          69.00
    4    170-185     181     63.00-70.00       68.36

***   GOATS   ***

Receipts: 395     Last Week: 318    Year Ago: No Report

All goates sold on a per head basis.  Trade active with very 
good demand exceptfor baby kids ( extremely cold temps.  ).
Receipts included 32 percent slaughter kids, 8 percent 
slaughter nannies and does, 59.4 percent baby kids.

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1       45        45       140.00         140.00
   12     62-65       62    160.00-165.00     164.57
    9       75        75    150.00-170.00     163.33
   13     80-86       85    165.00-185.00     169.24
    6     90-95       92    170.00-180.00     178.38
    2      100       100    140.00-170.00     155.00
    8    110-113     111    167.50-172.50     169.41

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1       35        35        70.00          70.00
    6     40-47       42     90.00-92.50       90.93
    3     50-55       52    100.00-125.00     108.87
   10     62-64       64    127.50-145.00     141.59
    3     72-75       73    125.00-140.00     130.14
   19     80-87       85    142.50-150.00     146.89
    1       90        90       145.00         145.00
    2      105       105       135.00         135.00

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2       45        45        60.00          60.00  
    7     50-56       55     60.00-87.50       83.94

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13     86-108      97    135.00-157.50     149.40
   11    130-160     151    200.00-217.50     209.49


              Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    145-175     160    145.00-155.00     150.47

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2       77        77       110.00         110.00
    3    115-125     120    100.00-120.00     108.54

                  Slaughter Whethers Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   43     96-108     105    155.00-167.50     165.69
    1      145       145       220.00         220.00

Baby Feeder Kids:
   Billie Kids        75 hd       .20-1.70
                     132 hd      1.00-3.00
   Nannie Kids:       27 hd      2.00-15.00

Source:  USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Wayne Frank, Market Reporter
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/NW_LS331.txt
 
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