New Holland Cattle

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New Holland, PA Thu Jan 31, 2013 USDA - Market News
New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA
Cattle and Calf Auction Report for Thursday, January 31, 2013

Cattle Calves
This Week: 1022 621
Last Week: 872 625
Last Year: 1006 587
When compared to last Thursday`s sale, slaughter steers sold mostly
steady to 1.00 higher. Demand was good. Slaughter Holsteins 1.00-2.00
higher with good demand and compared to a very light test last week.
Slaughter heifers steady. Buyer activity was good. Slaughter cows mostly
2.00-3.00 higher. Demand was good. Cattle supplies included 275 slaughter
steers; 137 heifers; 564 cows; 39 bulls; and 7 feeder cattle. All prices
per cwt.
Slaughter Steers: High Choice and Prime 3-4 1250-1650 lbs 129.00-
133.00. Choice 2-3 1270-1600 lbs 124.00-128.75. Select 1-3 1250-1650
lbs 115.00-123.50.
Slaughter Holsteins: High Choice and Prime 3-4 1550-1650 lbs 111.50-
114.50. Choice 2-3 1550-1650 lbs 108.50-110.50. Select 1-3 1400-1600 lbs
100.00-105.00.
Slaughter Heifers: High Choice and Prime 3-4 1350-1550 lbs 127.00-
130.00. Choice 2-3 1300-1400 lbs 122.00-126.00. Select 1-3 1100-1350
lbs 115.00-121.00.
Slaughter Cows:
Percent Lean Avg. Dressing High Dressing Low Dressing
Premium White 65-75 77.00-81.50 82.50-86.50 74.00-75.00
Breakers 75-80 76.00-79.00 80.00-85.00 68.00-75.50
Boners 80-85 76.00-79.50 80.00-82.50 69.00-75.00
Lean 88-90 70.00-75.00 76.00-79.50 63.00-69.50
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1 1350-2150 lbs average dress 89.50-94.00;
1700-1800 lbs very high dress 129.00-131.00; low dress 83.00-86.50.
Return to Farm Holstein Calves: Graded bull calves sold mostly 10.00-
20.00 higher compared to last week on good demand. Heifers sold mostly
10.00-20.00 lower on moderate demand compared to last week. Ag Market
News LLC under the USDA-QSA-LMAR program graded 412 head for this
Thursday's graded sale. One hundred percent supply Holstein calves
unless otherwise noted. All prices per cwt.
Graded Bull Calves: Number 1 114-128 lbs 115.00-135.00; 90-112 lbs
145.00-153.00. Number 2 120-128 lbs 140.00; 80-118 lbs 145.00-156.00.
Number 3 100-130 lbs 110.00-117.00; 80-98 lbs 143.00-150.00; 72-78 lbs
40.00. Utility 90-110 lbs 35.00-40.00; 60-88 lbs 20.00-30.00.
Holstein Heifer Calves: 85-100 lbs 95.00-112.00. Number 2 75-105
lbs 50.00-100.00. Utility/Non tubing 75-85 lbs 40.00-50.00; 55-70 lbs
20.00-35.00.

Source: USDA Ag Market News, New Holland-Lancaster County, PA
Levi Geyer OIC / Cell 717-406-7350 / 717-354-2391
John Stacy, Market Reporter/ Office 717-354-2391
http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/LN_LS142.txt
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