New Holland, Pa.
April 24, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

RECEIPTS: 149.

Compared to last week, Fresh Holstein cows sold steady to 100.00 lower on a very light test. Demand moderate. Not enough Bred Holstein cows for a market test. Not enough comparable Holstein bulls for a market comparison. Bred Holstein heifers sold steady to 50.00 higher on a very light test. Open Holstein heifers sold steady to weak on a very light test. One hundred percent of reported supply Holsteins unless otherwise noted. All sales sold on a per head basis. Supply included: 100% Replacement Dairy Cattle (31% Fresh/Milking Cows, 5% Springer Cows, 24% Bred Heifers, 23% Springer Heifers, 11% Open Heifers, 6% Bulls).  Dairy cattle sold per head.

FRESH COWS (O): Supreme: 1250.00-1400.00; Approved: 13 head 900.00-1175.00, 3 head 800.00-110.00; Medium: 7 head 600.00-875.00, 6 head 400.00-625.00.

SPRINGER COWS (T3): Supreme: 1 head 1250.00; Approved: 1 head 1000.00; Medium: 2 head 775.00-900.00; Common: 1 head 525.00.

BRED HEIFERS: Approved: (T1) 1 head 750.00, (T1) 1 head 675.00, (T1) 15 head 800.00-975.00, (T2) 7 head 775.00-925.00, (T2) 15 head 900.00-1175.00, (T3) 6 head 775.00-1025.00; Medium: (T1) 1 head 550.00, (T3) 3 head 800.00-850.00.

OPEN HEIFERS: Approved (T1): 2 head 375.00-425.00, 600 lbs 485.00, 1 head 650 lbs 510.00, 1 head 700 lbs 410.00, 1 head 700 lbs 635.00, 1 head 850 lbs 385.00, 1 head 850 lbs 60.00; Medium: 1 head 550 lbs 235.00, 1 head 600 lbs 325.00, 1 head 750 lbs 300.00.

BULLS: 700-750 lbs 625.00-900.00, 800 lbs 875.00, 1300 lbs 1100.00.

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.