National Daily Lamb Report (Negotiated & Formula Purchases) - Domestic Only
USDA - Fri Nov 10, 3:07PM CST
LM_LM302
St. Joseph, MO    Fri Nov 10, 2017    USDA Market News Service

NATIONAL WEEKLY LAMB REPORT (NEGOTIATED AND FORMULA PURCHASES) - DOMESTIC ONLY

Receipts:                Negotiated          Formula
This Period                 5,972    *Not reported due to confidentiality*
Week to Date                5,972    *Not reported due to confidentiality*
Last Week Total             3,458    *Not reported due to confidentiality*
Last Year Total             3,818             11,043

Comments: Compared to last week, negotiated purchases of slaughter lambs were
unevenly steady on comparable sales. 

NEGOTIATED PURCHASES -
Slaughter Lambs:  Live Basis - Choice and Prime

     Head        Weight      Wtd Avg     Wtd Avg       Price        Wtd Avg
     Count       Range       Weight      Dr Pct        Range        Price
      5972    under 170 lbs   145.60       51.20   123.91-150.94     135.19
               over 170 lbs    *Not reported due to confidentiality*


FORMULA PURCHASES -
Slaughter Lambs:  Carcass Basis - Choice and Prime

     Head        Weight      Wtd Avg     Wtd Avg       Price        Wtd Avg
     Count       Range       Weight      Dr Pct        Range        Price
               under 55 lbs    *Not reported due to confidentiality*
                  55-65 lbs    *Not reported due to confidentiality*
                  65-75 lbs    *Not reported due to confidentiality*
                  75-85 lbs    *Not reported due to confidentiality*
                  85-95 lbs    *Not reported due to confidentiality*
                over 95 lbs    *Not reported due to confidentiality*

*For more information, please visit www.ams.usda.gov/ConfidentialityGuidelines*

Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, St. Joseph, MO
        816-676-7000    email:  stjoe.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain

1500C