St. Onge-Newell Sheep Yards Auction
USDA - Thu Mar 08, 4:16PM CST
SF_LS331
Sioux Falls, SD    Thu Mar 8, 2018    USDA-SD Dept of Ag Market News
 
St. Onge-Newell Sheep Yards
Weighted Average Report for 03/08/2018
 
Receipts:  744    Last Week:  N/A    Year Ago:  507
 
Sale not recently reported due to Seasonally Low receipts, 
therefore no Market Conparisons may be made. Very Good Demand for a 
String of Feeder Lambs and several Packages of Bred Ewes, Pairs, 
and Slaughter Ewes and Bucks which all sold on a Very Strong, 
Active Market. Today's Offering consisted of 50 percent Feeder Lambs,
23 percent Replacement Ewes, and 27 percent Slaughter Ewes and 
Bucks. Next Week Regular Sheep Sale, March 22 Bred Ewe Special,
Expecting 600 Bred Ewes.

                     Slaughter Ewes Good 2-3 (Fleshy)
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   59      182       182        57.00          57.00

                      Slaughter Ewes Good 3-4 (Very Fleshy)
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   22    216-224     218        51.00          51.00

                    Slaughter Ewes Utility 1-2 (Medium)
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   22      160       160        55.00          55.00

                      Slaughter Ewes Cull 1 (Thin)
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   34      143       143        47.00          47.00

                Feeder Lambs Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   72       49        49       286.00         286.00
  273       63        63       264.00         264.00
    7       77        77       214.00         214.00
   20     91-98       97    179.00-179.50     179.07

	     Slaughter Bucks Medium and Large 1-2
	  Head          Weight          Price
	     7            226           66.00 (Fleshy)
	     5            210           64.00 (Fleshy)

   Replacement Ewes Medium and Large 1-2, Whiteface
    Head       Weight     Age      Kind   Price/Head
      18        233      Mixed     Pairs     255.00
      55        212        5        Bred     220.00
      70        193       5-6       Bred     200.00
       2        158      Mixed      Bred     200.00

Source:  USDA-SD Dept of Ag Market News
         Tyson, Hewitt, Market Reporter
         605-372-8350
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SF_LS331.txt
         www.ams.usda.gov/lsmarketnews
 
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