New Holland, Pa.
March 6, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

RECEIPTS: 205; Last Sale: 245; Last Year: 168.

Compared to last week, Fresh Holstein cows sold mostly steady to weak on a very light test. Buyer attendance light. Demand light. Bred Holstein cows not tested. Holstein bulls sold steady to firm. Bred and Open Holstein heifers sold mostly steady. Wednesday's supply included 34 fresh milking cows, 0 springing cows, 4 bred cows, 55 springing heifers, 36 bred heifers, 61 open heifers, and 15 bulls. One hundred percent of reported supply Holsteins unless otherwise noted. All sales sold on a per head basis.

FRESH COWS: Approved: 700.00-1100.00; Medium: 500.00-750.00, Jersey/Crossbred 325.00-350.00; Common: 250.00-300.00 Few, Jersey/Crossbred 150.00-275.00 Few.

SHORT BRED COWS: (1-3 months): Approved: 675.00-950.00 Few.

CULL COWS: 100.00-500.00.

SPRINGING HEIFERS: (7-9 months): Supreme: 1050.00-1225.00 Few; Approved: 725.00-1025.00, Jersey/Crossbred 725.00-1075.00; Medium: 400.00-700.00, Jersey/Crossbred 625.00 Individual; Common: 300.00-400.00 Few.

BRED HEIFERS: (4-6 months): Supreme: 1075.00-1100.00; Approved: 625.00-825.00.

SHORT BRED HEIFERS: (1-3 months): Approved: 600.00-750.00 Few, Jersey/Crossbred 650.00 Individual.

OPEN HEIFERS: 100-300 lbs: Approved: 160.00-250.00. 300-600 lbs: Approved: 250.00-325.00; Medium: 150.00-225.00 Few. 600-900 lbs: Approved: 410.00-510.00. 900-1200 lbs: Approved: 535.00-600.00.

BULLS: 600-900 lbs few 650.00-750.00, Jersey/Crossbred few 475.00-525.00. 900-1200 lbs 700.00-850.00. 1200-2000 lbs 1050.00-1150.00.

Price and grade information is reported by QSA-USDA Market News Service. While market reports reflect the majority of Livestock sold at each sale, there are instances where animals do not fit reporting categories and are not included in this report.

Source: USDA Ag Market News, New Holland, PA. Levi Geyer, 717-406-7350. John Stacy, Kayley Ellis, 717-354-2391.2391. www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/ln_ls144.txt.