New Holland Sheep and Goat

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New Holland, PA Mon Feb 4, 2013 USDA Agricultural Market News

New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA
Sheep and Goat Weighted Average for Monday, February 4, 2013
Sheep/Lamb Receipts: 1650 Last Monday: 1606 Year Ago: 1120
Goat Receipts: 710 Last Monday: 1178 Year Ago: 1458

***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 week, slaughter lambs sold mostly
10.00-20.00 higher on good demand. Slaughter ewes traded mostly 10.00-
20.00 higher on good demand. Slaughter supply consisted of 78 percent
lambs, 17 percent slaughter ewes, and 5 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.
Slaughter Lambs: Non-Traditional Markets: Wooled & Shorn Choice and
Prime 2-3 50-70 lb hair sheep 180.00-207.00; 60-70 lbs 187.00-205.00;
70-80 lbs 176.00-200.00, hair sheep 172.00-185.00; 80-90 lbs hair sheep
166.00-172.00; 90-100 lbs 166.00-168.00, 93 lbs hair sheep 150.00. Wooled
and Shorn Choice and Prime 3-4 50-70 lbs fancy 215.00-255.00, fancy hair
sheep 207.00-230.00. Wooled and Shorn Good and Choice 1-3 50-80 lbs hair
sheep 164.00-177.00; 60-80 lbs 152.00-175.00 80-90 lbs 157.00-172.00, hair
sheep 162.00-170.00; 90-110 lbs 146.00-168.00, hair sheep 144.00-167.00;
110-125 lbs 140.00-148.00; 150-175 lbs 130.00-138.00. Wooled and Shorn
Utility and Good 1-2 90-110 lbs 125.00-138.00; 110-130 lbs 116.00-134.00,
hair sheep 124.00-128.00; 140 lbs 129.00.
Slaughter Ewes: Good 2-3 Medium Flesh 100-110 lbs hair sheep 74.00;
100-190 lbs 72.00-92.00; 210-230 lbs 70.00-78.00. Utility 1-2 Thin Flesh
80-115 lbs hair sheep 60.00-66.00; 80-150 lbs 48.00-72.00; 150-200 lbs
46.00-70.00; 200-250 lbs 60.00-66.00.
Slaughter Bucks: 125-145 lbs hair sheep 56.00-80.00; 140-190 lbs
50.00-80.00; 160-180 lbs hair sheep 60.00-68.00; 220-250 lbs 50.00-68.00.

Slaughter Goats: When compared to last week, slaughter kid goats sold
mostly 10.00-20.00 higher on a very light test. Nanny goats sold
20.00-30.00 higher on a very light test. Slaughter billies sold
mostly steady to 10.00 higher. Demand was good for all classes.
Slaughter supply consisted of 58 percent Slaughter Kids, 13 percent
Slaughter Nannies, and 24 percent bucks/billies and wethers. All
Goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.

Slaughter Kids: Selection 1 40-60 lbs 122.00-156.00; 60-80 lbs
153.00-184.00; 90-100 lbs 170.00-190.00. Selection 2 50-70 lbs 126.00-
128.00; 75 lbs 140.00-162.00; 90-100 lbs 142.00-160.00.
Slaughter Nannies/Does: Selection 1 110-140 lbs 160.00-192.00.
Selection 2 100-110 lbs 117.00-157.00.
Slaughter Bucks/Billies: Selection 1 135-145 lbs 197.00-217.00;
150-180 lbs 192.00-267.00. Selection 2 120-145 lbs 160.00-187.00.
Slaughter Wethers: Selection 1 90-120 lbs 176.00-188.00. Selection
2 90-110 lbs 160.00-176.00.
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
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