The St. Onge Livestock Co., Ltd., Newell Sheep Yards, Newell, SD, reported receipts of 6,012 head Aug. 24, compared with 3,531 head last week and 4,684 head last year, according to the USDA Market News Service, Sioux Falls, SD.

Compared to last week, attractive quality feeder lambs were $1 to $4 lower; however, 80- to 86-pound lambs were $4 higher, due to most of today's 80- to 90-pound lambs were near the lower end of the weight range. Good and Utility slaughter ewes were steady. Cull ewes were $4 higher.

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