Kalona Sheep Auction
NW_LS331
Des Moines, Iowa    Wed May 8, 2019     USDA-IA Dept. of Ag Market News

Kalona Sales Barn:  Kalona, Iowa 
Weighted Average Report for 05/08/2019

****   SHEEP   ****
 
Receipts:  832    Last Week:  956     Year Ago: Not Reported
 
Compared to the previous Wednesday slaughter lambs 30-50 lbs. 
15.00-20.00 lower, 50-110 lbs. 5.00-10.00 lower.  Slaughter 
ewes unevenly steady, slaughter bucks to few for a test. Trade 
active with good demand.  Receipts included 74 percent slaughter 
lambs, 16 percent slaughter ewes, 7.2 percent feeder lambs.  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
   81     40-48       44    187.50-210.00     200.55
   30     50-58       54    197.50-212.50     203.94
  116     60-67       63    193.00-203.00     198.06
   11       71        71       210.00         210.00
   11       94        94       177.50         177.50
   33       32        32    180.00-197.50     186.97
    5       33        33       177.50         177.50   Hair Sheep

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 1-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12       53        53       189.00         189.00   Hair Sheep
   30     70-78       73    193.00-200.00     197.42
   11       73        73       197.50         197.50   Hair Sheep
   73     80-87       83    190.00-205.00     194.71
   13       81        81       189.00         189.00   Hair Sheep
   76     90-105      97    182.50-205.00     187.31
   40    111-124     116    176.00-192.50     184.20

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      141       141       172.50         172.50

                     Slaughter Ewes Good 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    105-145     128     65.00-77.50       70.06
   28    165-198     184     52.50-75.00       61.48
    6    200-235     218     52.50-67.50       56.45

                     Slaughter Ewes Good 2-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      221       221        46.00          46.00

                    Slaughter Ewes Utility 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1      110       110        47.50          47.50
   41    113-147     132     46.00-62.50       51.73
   10    162-198     177     47.50-52.50       49.74

                    Slaughter Ewes Utility 1-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    142-147     145     51.00-67.50       54.06

                Feeder Lambs Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   21     40-42       42    217.50-225.00     218.64
   12     50-51       51    212.50-215.00     214.59
    7       65        65       212.50         212.50
    4       81        81       217.50         217.50
   14       90        90       194.00         194.00

***   GOATS   ***

Receipts: 497     Last Week: 493     Year Ago: Not Reported

All goats sold on a per head basis. Trade very active with
very good demand.  Receipts included 72 percent slaughter 
kids, 26 percent slaughter nannies, 1.2 percent slaughter
billies.

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16     50-57       52    170.00-192.50     180.47
    5     65-67       67    200.00-210.00     208.05
    3     70-75       72    220.00-222.50     221.63
    2     80-85       82    190.00-230.00     209.39
    3       95        95       200.00         200.00
    1      100       100       205.00         205.00
    2    110-115     112    195.00-220.00     207.78

                  Slaughter Kids Selection 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10       48        48       153.00         153.00
   39     52-59       57    170.00-192.50     184.11

                    Slaughter Kids Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   54       44        44    135.00-136.00     135.41
   54     50-59       54    162.50-170.00     167.30
    8       61        61    150.00-165.00     157.50
   13     80-82       82    160.00-177.50     163.96
    5     90-92       91    120.00-172.50     141.28

                  Slaughter Kids Selection 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   80     50-58       56    130.00-160.00     148.87

              Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      106       106       150.00         150.00

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3       76        76       100.00         100.00
   31     85-129     104    100.00-139.00     119.18
   11    135-195     169    130.00-190.00     170.02

              Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    110-120     113    110.00-120.00     114.20
   18    141-190     152    105.00-150.00     125.42

                Slaughter Nannies/Does Selection 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10     77-105      83     30.00-65.00       54.00 Thin
   35     80-115     103     80.00-105.00      92.34
    4      133       133        80.00          80.00

               Slaughter Bucks/Billies Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1       90        90       170.00         170.00
    2      105       105       220.00         220.00
    2      162       162       205.00         205.00

                  Slaughter Whethers Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3     72-95       80    220.00-235.00     225.96
    2    100-155     128    310.00-400.00     364.71

                  Slaughter Whethers Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12     75-105      91    200.00-295.00     242.28

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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