Centennial Sheep and Goat Auction - Ft. Collins, CO (Wed)
GL_LS320   
Greeley, CO    Wed Jan 17, 2018    USDA- CO Dept of Ag Market News
 
Centennial Livestock Auction - Ft. Collins, CO
Sheep and Goat Report for Wednesday January 17, 2018.

Total Receipts: 1270    Last Week:  1180   Year Ago: 2040
Sheep Receipts:  785    Last Week:   692   Year Ago: 1134
 Goat Receipts:  485    Last Week:   488   Year Ago:  906

   Compared to last week:  Slaughter lambs were sharply lower on a thin test.  
Slaughter ewes and bucks mostly steady.  In goats, slaughter kids were 4.00-
11.00 lower and slaughter nannies were mostly steady.  Slaughter billies and 
slaughter wethers were mostly steady.  Trade activity and buyer demand was 
moderate to good.  The sheep supply consisted of approximately 51 percent 
slaughter lambs and 0 percent feeder lambs with the balance being slaughter ewes 
and bucks.  The goat supply consisted of approximately 62 percent slaughter 
kids, 32 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 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6       73        73       215.00         215.00
    9     74-75       74    210.00-220.00     213.36   Hair Sheep
   25       83        83       205.00         205.00

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice and Prime 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1      100       100       210.00         210.00
   10      120       120       175.00         175.00
    3      135       135       165.00         165.00

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2       55        55       230.00         230.00
    5     60-65       64    200.00-207.50     201.41
    5       60        60       215.00         215.00   Hair Sheep

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   19       75        75    185.00-190.00     185.26
    8     83-88       87       195.00         195.00
   33     90-95       93    190.00-201.00     200.39
    5      103       103       180.00         180.00   Hair Sheep

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   23      100       100       172.50         172.50
   87    110-124     117    150.00-185.00     162.04
    1      110       110       195.00         195.00   Hair Sheep
    9      140       140       140.00         140.00

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Choice 3-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    150-180     160    120.00-140.00     132.01
  108    153-205     181    103.00-133.00     113.05   Buck Lambs

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good and Choice 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4     60-65       64    175.00-1190.00    694.80

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good and Choice 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2       80        80       180.00         180.00
    1       85        85       170.00         170.00   Buck Lambs

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good and Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15      133       133       125.00         125.00

           Slaughter Lambs Wooled Good 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2       50        50       165.00         165.00

Slaughter Ewes:
   Grade           Weight     Avg Dress     High Dress      Low Dress
   Good 3-5      175-255 lbs 67.00-77.50   105.00-120.00   57.50-65.00 
   Good 2-3       65-200 lbs 75.00-85.50    90.00-100.00   65.00-73.00
   Utility 1-2    65-175 lbs 50.00-62.50     -----           -----    
   Cull 1          -----       -----         -----           -----    

Slaughter Bucks: 160-320 lbs Avg Dress 61.00-70.00; High Dress 75.00-82.50 with 
a few at 95.00-105.00; Low Dress 44.00-57.00.

           Slaughter Kids Selection 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   36     33-35       33     70.00-90.00       72.17
   39     41-49       44     97.50-112.50     101.62
   51     52-57       53    122.50-135.00     125.80
   18     62-68       65    150.00-165.00     157.70
    8     71-78       73    170.00-180.00     172.61
    3       85        85       200.00         200.00
   19     90-98       93    205.00-212.50     208.70

           Slaughter Kids Selection 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6     30-35       32     50.00-62.50       56.02
   32     40-44       41     80.00-95.00       88.89
   21     50-55       52    110.00-115.00     113.41
   17     60-65       61    130.00-145.00     142.20
    7     70-75       71    145.00-160.00     153.55
    4     83-85       84    170.00-185.00     178.74
    8     90-95       91    180.00-190.00     183.17

           Slaughter Kids Selection 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1       30        30        37.50          37.50
   13     40-45       45     42.50-65.00       63.45
    7     60-65       61    105.00-122.50     118.06
    6     70-73       72     90.00-110.00      99.79
    2       83        83       135.00         135.00

Nannies/Does:
   Selection 1     105-135 lbs 180.00-215.00.
   Selection 2      90-130 lbs 150.00-175.00.
   Selection 3      85-145 lbs 100.00-142.50.

Bucks/Billies:
   Selection 1     175-285 lbs 270.00-310.00.
   Selection 2     140-165 lbs 235.00-250.00.
   Selection 3      95-110 lbs 140.00-185.00.

Wethers:
   Selection 1       155   lbs 295.00.
   Selection 2     100-160 lbs 225.00-265.00.
   Selection 3     100-125 lbs 165.00-205.00.

Source:  USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market News Service, Greeley, CO
         Jonathan Gittlein, Market Reporter
         970-353-9750 Greeley.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GL_LS320.txt
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