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New Holland Sheep and Goat

4/27/2013 3:00 PM

LN_LS320
New Holland, PA Mon Apr 22, 2013 USDA Agricultural Market News

New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA
Sheep and Goat Weighted Average for Monday, April 22, 2013
Sheep/Lamb Receipts: 3748 Last Monday: 2326 Year Ago: 1847
Goat Receipts: 1578 Last Monday: 1369 Year Ago: 1659

***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 40.00-50.00 lower compared last week. Slaughter ewes
traded 10.00-20.00 lower compared to last week. Demand was good
for all classes. Slaughter supply consisted of 80 percent lambs,
12 percent slaughter ewes, and 8 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 40-50 lbs 160.00-185.00, hair sheep 155.00-
176.00; 50-70 lbs 154.00-180.00, hair sheep 162.00-164.00; 70-80
lbs 142.00-158.00, hair sheep 150.00-156.00; 90-110 lbs 158.00-
162.00, hair sheep 156.00-160.00; 110-120 lbs 154.00-160.00.
Wooled and Shorn Good and Choice 1-3 40-50 lbs 150.00-160.00,
hair sheep 142.00-154.00; 50-70 lbs 130.00-154.00, hair sheep
132.00-154.00; 70-90 lbs 140.00-150.00, hair sheep 130.00-152.00;
90-110 lbs 120.00-144.00, hair sheep 132.00-136.00; 110-130 lbs
122.00-147.00; 130-140 lbs 120.00-124.00. Wooled and Shorn
Utility and Good 1-2 50-60 lbs 120.00-140.00; 50-70 lbs hair
sheep 100.00-120.00; 90-100 lbs 110.00-122.00.
Slaughter Ewes: Good 2-3 Medium Flesh 70-110 lbs 60.00-64.00;
90-110 lbs hair sheep 50.00-70.00; 130-160 lbs 52.00-68.00;
160-180 lbs 60.00-64.00; 200-220 lbs 60.00-62.00. Utility 1-2
Thin Flesh 90-110 lbs 40.00-52.00, hair sheep 45.00-48.00; 110-
120 lbs 40.00-46.00; 130-160 lbs 30.00-46.00; 160-200 lbs 30.00-
50.00. Cull 1-2 Thin Flesh 90-110 lbs 30.00-40.00; 110-120 lbs
28.00-30.00; 120-140 lbs 28.00-30.00.
Slaughter Bucks: 175 lbs 78.00; 210-250 lbs 32.00-66.00.

Slaughter Goats: When compared to last week, slaughter kid goats
sold mostly 10.00-20.00 higher compared last week. Nanny goats sold
mostly 10.00-20.00 higher. Slaughter billies sold mostly firm compared
to last week. Demand was good for all classes. Slaughter supply
consisted of 60 percent Slaughter Kids, 19 percent Slaughter Nannies,
and 21 percent bucks/billies and wethers. All Goats are sold by the
head on estimated weights.

Slaughter Kids: Selection 1 40-60 lbs 120.00-148.00; 60-80 lbs
140.00-170.00; 80-90 lbs 160.00-170.00; 90-110 lbs 157.00-170.00.
Selection 2 40-60 lbs 100.00-120.00; 60-80 lbs 120.00-140.00; 80-90
lbs 140.00-144.00; 90-110 lbs 140.00-156.00; 110-130 lbs 122.00-157.00.
Selection 3 40-60 lbs 50.00-90.00; 60-80 lbs 75.00-100.00; 80-90 lbs
98.00-120.00.
Slaughter Nannies/Does: Selection 1 110-120 lbs 124.00-157.00;
120-150 lbs 142.00-165.00. Selection 2 100-120 lbs 108.00-122.00;
130-150 lbs 115.00-140.00. Selection 3 80-120 lbs 88.00-108.00.
Slaughter Bucks/Billies: Selection 1 150-180 lbs 200.00-227.00.
Selection 2 125-145 lbs 146.00-180.00; 150-155 lbs 177.00-195.00.

Slaughter Wethers: Selection 1 70-90 lbs 176.00-200.00; 90-110
lbs 204.00-240.00; 110-150 lbs 260.00-270.00; 150-170 lbs 260.00-
295.00; 170-180 lbs 265.00-292.00. Selection 2 70-90 lbs 158.00-175.00;
90-110 lbs 190.00-200.00; 110-150 lbs 220.00-247.00. Selection 3
90-110 lbs 156.00-170.00; 110-150 lbs 145.00-190.00.

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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