New Holland Sheep and Goat

8/22/2013 3:00 PM

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New Holland, PA Mon Aug 19, 2013 USDA Agricultural Market News

New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA
Sheep and Goat Weighted Average for Monday, August 19, 2013
Sheep/Lamb Receipts: 1649 Last Monday: 2109 Year Ago: 2532
Goat Receipts: 1757 Last Monday: 1676 Year Ago: 2353

***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. Slaughter ewes traded firm.
Demand was good for all classes. 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 40-50 lbs hair sheep 157.00-172.00; 50-70
lbs 142.00-162.00; 70-90 lbs 140.00-160.00, hair sheep 146.00-
162.00; 90-130 lbs 144.00-160.00. Wooled and Shorn Choice and
Prime 3-4 40-50 lbs 202.00-215.00; 50-60 lbs 195.00-260.00;
60-70 lbs 180.00-182.00. Wooled and Shorn Good and Choice 1-3
50-70 lbs hair sheep 120.00-144.00; 70-90 lbs 130.00-138.00,
hair sheep 120.00-140.00; 90-110 lbs 120.00-140.00; 110-130 lbs
114.00-136.00; 130-150 lbs 115.00-128.00; 150-160 lbs 118.00-
122.00. Wooled and Shorn Utility and Good 1-2 110-125 lbs
110.00-114.00.
Slaughter Ewes: Good 2-3 Medium Flesh 100-110 lbs hair sheep
72.00-84.00; 120-160 lbs 58.00-74.00, hair sheep 58.00-68.00;
160-200 lbs 60.00-72.00. Utility 1-2 Thin Flesh 110-160 lbs
40.00-62.00, hair sheep 46.00-62.00; 160-180 lbs 40.00-54.00.
Slaughter Bucks: 120-150 lbs 80.00-1.00; 130-150 lbs hair
sheep 64.00-76.00; 180-250 lbs 46.00-76.00.

Slaughter Goats: When compared to last week, slaughter kid
goats sold mostly 10.00-20.00 higher. Slaughter Nanny goats
sold mostly steady. Slaughter billies sold mostly 5.00-10.00
higher. Demand was good for all classes. Slaughter supply
consisted of 49 percent Slaughter Kids, 37 percent Slaughter
Nannies, and 14 percent bucks/billies and whethers. All Goats
are sold by the head on estimated weights.

Slaughter Kids: Selection 1 40-60 lbs 112.00-138.00; 60-80
lbs 130.00-180.00; 80-110 lbs 147.00-185.00. Selection 2 40-60
lbs 92.00-112.00; 60-80 lbs 110.00-127.00; 80-110 lbs 120.00-
137.00. Selection 3 40-60 lbs 47.00-92.00; 60-80 lbs 62.00-
106.00; 80-110 lbs 92.00-110.00.
Slaughter Nannies/Does: Selection 1 80-125 lbs 140.00-186.00;
130-150 lbs 150.00-182.00. Selection 2 80-125 lbs 108.00-134.00;
130-150 lbs 104.00-130.00. Selection 3 70-80 lbs 82.00-106.00;
80-120 lbs 62.00-94.00.
Slaughter Bucks/Billies: Selection 1 130-150 lbs 212.00-
240.00; 150-180 lbs 230.00-260.00. Selection 2 100-150 lbs
135.00-198.00; 150-160 lbs 180.00-207.00. Selection 3 110-150 lbs
102.00-134.00.

Slaughter Whethers: Selection 1 60-100 lbs 176.00-205.00; 100-
140 lbs 216.00-280.00; 140-180 lbs 280.00-350.00. Selection 2 70-
100 lbs 135.00-177.00; 100-120 lbs 157.00-200.00. Selection 3 75
lbs 125.00.

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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