New Holland, Pa.
Oct. 23, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

RECEIPTS: 337; Last Sale: 170.

Compared to last week, Springing and bred Holstein cows sold 100.00-200.00 higher. Overall quality better than previous week. Springing and bred heifers sold steady to 100.00 lower. Open heifers sold 100.00-150.00 lower on a light test. Not enough Holstein bulls last week for a comparison. Offerings included 86 fresh milking cows, 11 springing cows, 17 bred cows, 30 springing heifers, 100 bred heifers, and 82 open heifers. Supply included: 100% Replacement Dairy Cattle (29% Fresh/Milking Cows, 5% Bred Cows, 4% Springer Cows, 29% Bred Heifers, 11%Springer Heifers, 19% Open Heifers, 2% Bulls).

FRESH COWS (O): Supreme: 12 head 1400.00-1650.00; Approved: 30 head 1100.00-1425.00; Medium: 20 head 800.00-1075.00; Common: 15 head 450.00-750.00, 3 head 425.00-500.00; Cull: 6 head 400.00-675.00.

BRED COWS (T1): Supreme: 2 head 1400.00-1700.00, 1 head 1375.00; Approved: 4 head 1000.00-1125.00, 5 head 925.00-1250.00; Medium: 1 head 800.00; Common: 3 head 550.00-750.00.

SPRINGING COWS (T3): Approved: 6 head 900.00-1425.00; Medium: 4 head 750.00-900.00, 1 head 850.00.

BRED HEIFERS (T1): Approved: 21 head 650.00-875.00, 7 head 575.00-675.00, 25 head 775.00-1250.00, 3 head 700.00-975.00; Medium: 14 head 400.00-625.00, 10 head 450.00-550.00, 4 head 300.00-725.00, 3 head 500.00-550.00.

SPRINGER HEIFERS (T3): Approved: 27 head 850.00-1300.00; Medium: 7 head 700.00-825.00.

OPEN HEIFERS (O): Approved: 125-150 lbs 110.00-125.00, 125 lbs 125.00, 200-250 lbs 175.00-260.00, 301 lbs 185.00, 350 lbs 300.00, 401-450 lbs 250.00-460.00, 450 lbs 400.00, 501-575 lbs 175.00-350.00, 601-699 lbs 225.00-600.00, 725-775 lbs 425.00-575.00, 725 lbs 400.00, 725 lbs 425.00, 825 lbs 550.00; Medium: 650 lbs 525.00, 725-775 lbs 425.00; Common: 625-650 lbs 275.00-325.00.

BULLS: 2 head 725 lbs 400.00-625.00, 1 head 825 lbs 375.00, 1 head 975 lbs 700.00, 1 head 950 lbs 650.00.

Please Note: The above USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and grades of livestock offered for sale. There may be instances where some sales do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in the report. Prices are reported on an FOB basis, unless otherwise noted.

Explanatory Notes: Stage (Cattle) - Represents pregnancy stage (O = open; T1 = 1st Trimester, 1 to 3 months; T1-2 = 1st/2nd trimester, 1 to 6 months; T2 = 2nd Trimester, 4 to 6 months; T2-3 = 2nd/3rd Trimester, 4 to 9 months; T3 = 3rd Trimester, 7 to 9 months; T1-3 = all trimesters, 1 to 9 months; E = Exposed; B = Bred)

Source: USDA AMS Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News PA Dept of Ag Market News New Holland, PA | 7173542391; https://mymarketnews.ams.usda.gov/viewReport/1910.