New Holland, Pa.
April 17, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

RECEIPTS: 492; Last Sale: 447; Last Year: 524.

Today was the annual Haiti Benefit Heifer Sale. Compared to last week, Fresh Holstein cows sold steady to 100.00 higher on overall better quality cows. Buyer attendance moderate. Demand moderate. Bred Holstein cows not tested last week so no comparison. Not enough Holstein bulls for a market test. Bred Holstein heifers sold steady to 50.00 lower. Open Holstein heifers sold steady to 50.00 higher compared to a very light test last week. Wednesday's supply included 82 fresh milking cows, 13 springing cows, 18 bred cows, 38 springing heifers, 87 bred heifers, 246 open heifers, and 8 bulls. One hundred percent of reported supply Holsteins unless otherwise noted. All sales sold on a per head basis.

FRESH COWS: Supreme: 1350.00-1500.00; Approved: 900.00-1300.00, Jersey/Crossbred 750.00-1025.00 Few; Medium: 550.00-900.00, Jersey/Crossbred 475.00-675.00 Few; Common: 400.00-550.00.

SHORT BRED COWS: (1-3 months): Approved: 750.00-1000.00 Few.

SPRINGING COWS: 7-9 months): Approved: 900.00-1300.00 Few; Medium: 625.00-875.00 Few.

CULL COWS: 350.00-1125.00.

SPRINGING HEIFERS: (7-9 months): Supreme: 1150.00-1250.00; Approved: 675.00-1075.00, Jersey/Crossbred 725.00-875.00 Few; Medium: 450.00-700.00, Jersey/Crossbred 450.00 Individual.

BRED HEIFERS: (4-6 months): Supreme: 1050.00-1050.00; Approved: 600.00-1025.00, Jersey/Crossbred 775.00-850.00 Few; Medium: 500.00-525.00 Few.

SHORT BRED HEIFERS: (1-3 months): Approved: 575.00-825.00, Jersey/Crossbred 610.00-825.00 Few; Medium: 275.00-575.00, Jersey/Crossbred 525.00 Individual; Common: 160.00-325.00.

OPEN HEIFERS: 100-300 lbs: Approved: 185.00-275.00, Jersey/Crossbred 275.00-475.00; Medium: 150.00-200.00; Common: 85.00-135.00. 300-600 lbs: Approved: 275.00-535.00, Jersey/Crossbred 435.00-550.00 Few; Medium: 175.00-325.00, Jersey/Crossbred 235.00-310.00 Few; Common: 100.00-235.00. 600-900 lbs: Approved: 400.00-610.00, Jersey/Crossbred 550.00-635.00 Few; Medium: 300.00-450.00, Jersey/Crossbred 275.00-350.00 Few. 900-1200 lbs: Approved: 510.00-735.00. 1200-1500 lbs: Approved: 460.00-910.00.

BULLS: 600-900 lbs individual 350.00. 900-1200 lbs 650.00-775.00. 1200-2000 lbs Jersey/Crossbred 575.00-675.00.

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.