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Colfax Sheep Auction: April 11, 2015

COLFAX, Iowa – With Greek Easter this past Sunday, a period of high demand for sheep is in the rearview mirror. At the weekly sheep auction in Colfax Saturday, 390 head of sheep sold, with feeder lambs averaging $2.35 per pound and fed lambs bringing in an average $1.55 per pound. Prices on the 132 head of goats ranged from $160-$182.50 per head.

Sheep: 390 head
Weight Price
30-40 pounds N/A
40-50 pounds $2.35/lb
50-60 pounds $2.38/lb
60-70 pounds $2.39/lb
70-80 pounds $2.28/lb
80-90 pounds $2.35/lb
90-100 pounds N/A
100-110 pounds $1.75/lb
110-120 pounds $1.60/lb
120-130 pounds N/A
130-140 pounds $1.31/lb
140-150 pounds N/A
150+ pounds N/A
Goats: 132 head
Weight Price
30-45 pounds $160/hd
45-60 pounds $155/hd
60-75 pounds $182.50/hd
76-90 pounds N/A
91-105 pounds N/A
106-120 pounds N/A
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