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Colfax Sheep and Goat Auction, September 24

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The Colfax sheep and goat auction on Saturday saw a good run of 670 head of sheep.

Feeder lambs fetched the days high average price of $1.76 per pound, while fed lambs averaged $1.52 per pound.

Sheep weight class to average price per pound:

50-60- $1.94
60-70- $2.1250
70-80- $1.51
80-90- $1.63
90-100- $1.63
100-110- $1.55
110-120- $1.5250
120-130- $1.49
130-140- $1.5050

140-150- $1.53
The 152 goats at the auction saw a high average price ranging from $77.50 to $155 per head.

Goat weight class to average price per head:

30-45- $77.50
45-60- $152.50

60-75- $155

 

A sale of 90 bred ewes fetched an average of $280 per head.