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Colfax Sheep Auction: March 21, 2015

COLFAX, Iowa – Easter is only three weeks away, and a substantially higher number of sheep and a wide range of weights on goats mark a seasonal uptick in animals sold at the Saturday auction in Colfax. With 589 head of sheep sold, feeder lambs fetched an average $2.50 per pound, while fed lambs brought in $1.33 per pound. Prices on the 122 head of goats ranged from $127.50 to $230 per head, with weights between 30 and 105 pounds.

Sheep: 589 head
Weight Price
30-40 pounds $2.77/lb
40-50 pounds $2.71/lb
50-60 pounds $2.67/lb
60-70 pounds $2.31/lb
70-80 pounds $2.25/lb
80-90 pounds $2.32/lb
90-100 pounds N/A
100-110 pounds N/A
110-120 pounds $1.41/lb
120-130 pounds N/A
130-140 pounds $1.32/lb
140-150 pounds N/A
150+ pounds $1.28/lb
Goats: 122 head
Weight Price
30-45 pounds $127.50/hd
45-60 pounds $180/hd
60-75 pounds $185/hd
76-90 pounds $217.50/hd
91-105 pounds $230/hd
106-120 pounds N/A
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