Kalona Sheep Auction
USDA - Wed May 15, 6:49PM CDT
NW_LS331
Des Moines, IA    Wed May 15, 2019    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market News
 
Kalona Sales Barn: Kalona, Iowa
Weighted Average Report for 05/15/2019

****    SHEEP    ****
 
Receipts:  799    Last Week:  832    Year Ago:  971
 
Compared to the previous Wednesday slaughter lambs 90-130 lbs. 
4.00-5.00 lower, under 90 lbs. 8.00-15.00 lower with 40-60 lbs. 
showing the most decline.  Slaughter ewes mostly steady, slaughter 
bucks no true test.  Trade active with moderate demand.  Receipts 
included 72 percent slaughter lambs, 22.6 percent slaughter ewes,
4.5 percent  feeder lambs.  All sheep sold on a per hundred weight 
basis unless noted.

            Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8     42-47       44    172.50-177.00     174.31

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   23     40-47       43    187.50-196.00     190.59
    5       42        42       177.50         177.50   Hair Sheep
  109     50-58       55    177.50-198.00     187.46
   12     55-56       56    175.00-181.00     178.03   Hair Sheep
   22     60-65       62    185.00-190.00     186.46
   99     71-75       72    177.50-180.00     177.85

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 1-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8       58        58       187.50         187.50   Hair Sheep
    9     60-62       62    202.50-207.50     206.42
    6       60        60       180.00         180.00   Hair Sheep
   45     70-75       73    178.00-187.50     185.00
   53     80-87       85    179.00-190.00     182.73
   10       85        85       185.00         185.00   Hair Sheep
   84     90-107      96    175.00-186.00     178.72
   25    110-115     112    184.00-190.00     185.35

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14      129       129       172.50         172.50

                     Slaughter Ewes Good 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    137-156     146     64.00-68.00       65.59
   44    170-195     183     56.00-65.00       59.40
   13      205       205        57.00          57.00

                    Slaughter Ewes Utility 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6       90        90        57.50          57.50
   49    100-152     126     42.50-51.00       47.11

                    Slaughter Ewes Utility 1-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1      110       110        62.50          62.50
   16    130-143     141     56.00-64.00       61.71

Feeder Lambs: 
   14 hd  32-39 lbs.  195.00-207.50
   22 hd  28-38 lbs.  157.50-177.50

***   GOATS   ***

Receipts: 470    Last Week: 497     Year Ago: 356

All goats sold on a per head basis.  Trade very active with
very good demand..  Receipts included 78 percent slaughter
kids, 13.8 percent slaughter nannies, 2 percent slaughter 
billies. 

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7       37        37       105.00         105.00
    6       46        46       152.00         152.00
   14     52-54       53    173.00-180.00     175.56
   17     60-64       62    195.00-200.00     198.28
    5     75-77       76    200.00-205.00     204.01
    1       80        80       220.00         220.00
    1       90        90       205.00         205.00
    1      110       110       235.00         235.00

                  Slaughter Kids Selection 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6       59        59       187.50         187.50
   55     60-67       61    191.00-210.00     196.45
    4       72        72       200.00         200.00

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12       41        41       115.00         115.00
   24     50-56       52    165.00-175.00     169.64
    3       88        88       192.50         192.50
    2       92        92       120.00         120.00

                  Slaughter Kids Selection 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   45     35-39       38     63.00-70.00       66.86
   28     41-46       44     85.00-90.00       86.67
   95     50-58       52    135.00-142.50     141.47
   35     60-65       62    145.00-165.00     158.17

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13       41        41        77.00          77.00
    2       50        50        80.00          80.00

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    105-117     114    145.00-165.00     154.12
    9    135-150     142    165.00-195.00     181.10

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    112-119     117    125.00-135.00     128.82
   19    135-174     164    137.50-187.50     175.49

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5     80-102      92     95.00-105.00     101.00

               Slaughter Bucks/Billies Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    112-135     122    230.00-295.00     249.52
    2    160-195     178    335.00-340.00     337.75

               Slaughter Bucks/Billies Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1       95        95       155.00         155.00
    1      110       110       170.00         170.00

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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