Advertisement

New Holland Sheep and Goat

10/10/2012 3:00 PM

LN_LS320
New Holland, PA Mon Oct 8, 2012 USDA Agricultural Market News

New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA
Sheep and Goat Weighted Average for Monday, October 8, 2012

Sheep/Lamb Receipts: 1751 Last week: 1979 Year Ago: 1254
Goat Receipts: 1966 Last week: 1736 Year Ago: 1658

***Report format change: Traditional markets refer to lambs that are
subjected to USDA carcass grading, and marketed through mainstream outlets.
Non-Traditional markets refer to lambs destined for slaughter outside of what
would be termed as traditional markets. ***
Sheep and Lambs: When compared to last Monday, slaughter lambs sold mostly
10.00-20.00 higher with good demand. Slaughter ewes traded 5.00-10.00 higher
with good demand. Supplies were lighter compared to last week. Slaughter
supply consisted of 78 percent lambs, 11 percent slaughter ewes, and 11 percent
miscellaneous stock. All sheep and lambs are destined for non-traditional
markets. All sheep and lambs are sold by the hundred weight, on actual weights.
NON-TRADITIONAL:
Slaughter Lambs: Non-Traditional Markets: Wooled & Shorn Choice and Prime
2-3 50-60 lbs 164.00-180.00; 60-70 lbs 157.00-176.00; 70-80 lbs 168.00-180.00;
80-90 lbs 148.00-168.00; 90-110 lbs 142.00-164.00; 110-120 lbs 140.00-148.00.
Wooled and Shorn Good and Choice 1-3 50-60 lbs 162.00-164.00; 60-70 lbs
155.00-158.00; 70-80 lbs 140.00-166.00; 90-110 lbs 132.00-146.00; 110-120 lbs
127.00-140.00.
Slaughter Ewes: Good 1-3 Medium Flesh 116 lbs 86.00; 125-130 lbs 90.00-
94.00; 175-200 lbs 70.00-76.00. Utility 1-2 Thin Flesh 133 lbs 74.00.

Slaughter Goats: Compared to last week`s sale, slaughter kids sold mostly
5.00-10.00 higher. Nannies sold 5.00-10.00 higher. Demand was moderate
for goats overall. All Goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.

Slaughter Kids: Selection 1 40 lbs 98.00; 50 lbs 100.00-104.00; 65 lbs
120.00-138.00; 70-75 lbs 124.00-150.00; 80-85 lbs 128.00-148.00; 90-95 lbs
130.00-152.00; 100 lbs 122.00-127.00. Selection 2 40-45 lbs 56.00-78.00;
50-55 lbs 74.00-88.00; 60-65 lbs 82.00-104.00; 70-100 lbs 100.00-126.00.
Slaughter Nannies/Does: Selection 1 110-125 lbs 138.00-165.00; 130-150
lbs 144.00-165.00. Selection 2 90-125 lbs 116.00-137.00.
Slaughter Bucks/Billies: Selection 1 140 lbs 180.00-222.00; 150-165
lbs 167.00-185.00. Selection 2 110-140 lbs 132.00-168.00; 150-165 lbs 162.00-
187.
Slaughter Whethers: Selection 1 80-125 lbs 170.00-206.00; 125-155 lbs
208.00-262.00. Selection 2 80-125 lbs 120.00-185.00; 125-150 lbs 142.00-
202.00.

Source: USDA Dept. of Ag Market News, New Holland-Lancaster County, PA
Levi Geyer, OIC / Cell 717-406-7350
John Stacy, Market Reporters/Office 717-354-2391
http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/LN_LS320.txt

For all USDA Livestock and Grain market reports:
www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews
2300 js/lg






Given the prolonged winter, have you been able to do any of your spring planting?

  • Yes
  • No
  • Almost

User Submitted Photos

View photos      Submit your photos

4/24/2014 | Last Updated: 9:16 AM