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Sheep Markets Find Reprieve From Spiral

Sheep and lamb markets managed to stop the downward spiral this week as several markets reported steady prices and a few called the market higher as compared to last week’s market. Lighter lambs lead the recovery with the majority of those going to non-traditional markets. Lamb and mutton meat production for the week ending April...

Slaughter Meat Goat Prices Dip Mostly Lower This Week

Slaughter meat goats prices were mostly $5-20 lower in most recent trading. Fredericksburg kids sold steady, San Angelo kids were $10-15 lower, and Goldthwaite averaged $5-10 lower. New Holland, Pennsylvania kids sold steady to $20 for the second week. Goat slaughter under federal inspection the week ending March 30 totaled 9887 head. Goat meat imports...

Plains Fed Cattle On Hold For $128; Some In North $127.25

Panhandle fed cattle traders were once again on hold midweek. Feeders were asking $128-130, and though packers had not yet even offered a bid there was at least a glimmer of hope given some trade was breaking loose in the north for higher money. Wednesday’s Fed Cattle Exchange offered 1578 head with several lots out...

Range Sales

Mid-Tex Cattle Co., Seguin, Texas, sold on a delivered basis to the Texas Panhandle two loads of No. 1 Okie and crossbred heifers weighing 366 pounds at $164, a deck of No. 1 Okie and crossbred steers and bulls weighing 300 pounds for $204, load of No. 1 Okie and crossbred heifers weighing 458 pounds...

Job Luque Took A Chance; Now He Runs Large Arizona Feedyard

[caption id="attachment_11488" align="alignleft" width="400"] A PIE IN THE SKY DREAM to become a feedyard manager became a reality for Job Luque. The young Mexican native, now also an American citizen seized an opportunity to come to America to work for a large corporate feedyard. He started out riding pens. Today he manages a feedlot for...

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San Angelo TX 76902