National Sheep Summary
SA_LS850
San Angelo, TX    Wed Oct 09, 2019    USDA Market News

National Sheep Summary for Wednesday, October 09, 2019

   Compared to last week at Sioux Falls, SD slaughter lambs 1.00-2.00
higher; slaughter ewes 5.00-10.00 higher; feeder lambs not well tested.

Slaughter Lambs:   Choice and Prime 2-3 90-150 lbs:
  Sioux Falls:    shorn and wooled 110-150 lbs 145.00-155.00.
Slaughter Lambs:  Choice and Prime 1-2:
  Sioux Falls:    wooled and shorn 70-90 lbs 160.00-168.00; 104 lbs
                  154.00. hair 61 lbs 170.00.
Slaughter Ewes:
  Sioux Falls:    Good 3-4 (very fleshy) 68.00; Good 2-3 (fleshy)
                  65.00-71.00; Cull 1 32.00-42.50.
Feeder Lambs:   Medium and Large 1-2:
  Sioux Falls:    45 lbs 210.00; 58 lbs 200.00.
Replacement Ewes: Medium and Large 1-2:
  Sioux Falls:    young to middle age 160-170 lbs 72.50-80.00 cwt.

Sheep and lamb slaughter under federal inspection for the week to date
totaled 24,000 compared with 24,000 last week and 23,000 last year.

Source:  USDA Market News Service, San Angelo, TX
         Rebecca Sauder 325-653-1778
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SA_LS850.txt
         www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews

1600  rs