New Holland, Pa.
Nov. 14, 2018
Report Supplied by USDA

Receipts: 708; Last Sale: 212; Last Year: 282.

Compared to last week, Fresh and Springing Holstein cows sold mostly steady to firm. Demand moderate. Not enough Bred cows again for a market test. Holstein bulls sold steady compared to a light test last week. Bred and Open Holstein heifers traded mostly steady compared to a light test last week. Demand light to moderate. Wednesday's supply included 99 fresh milking cows, 27 springing cows, 33 bred cows, 150 springing heifers, 189 bred heifers, 196 open heifers, and 14 bulls. One hundred percent of reported supply Holsteins unless otherwise noted. All sales sold on a per head basis.

FRESH COWS: Approved: 925.00-1250.00, Jersey/Crossbred 700.00-1100.00; Medium: 550.00-850.00, Jersey/Crossbred 450.00-650.00; Common: 150.00-600.00, Jersey/Crossbred 125.00-350.00.

SHORT BRED COWS: (1-3 months): Approved: Jersey/Crossbred 625.00-700.00; Medium: 300.00-600.00.

BRED COWS: (4-6 months): Medium: Jersey/Crossbred 500.00-850.00; Common: Jersey/Crossbred 225.00-450.00.

SPINGING COWS: (7-9 months): Approved: 750.00-950.00, Jersey/Crossbred 675.00-925.00; Medium: 425.00-725.00, Jersey/Crossbred 400.00-575.00.

CULL COWS: 275.00-750.00.

SPRINGING HEIFERS: (7-9 months): Supreme: 900.00-1075.00 Few; Approved: 600.00-950.00, Jersey/Crossbred 550.00-750.00; Medium: 375.00-600.00, Jersey/Crossbred 300.00-550.00; Common: 300.00-375.00.

BRED HEIFERS: (4-6 months): Supreme: 825.00-900.00 Few, Jersey/Crossbred 800.00-800.00 Few; Approved: 500.00-850.00, Jersey/Crossbred 500.00-800.00; Medium: 425.00-525.00, Jersey/Crossbred 300.00-475.00.

SHORT BRED HEIFERS: (1-3 months): Approved: 475.00-675.00 Few, Jersey/Crossbred 400.00-625.00 Few.

OPEN HEIFERS: 50-300 lbs: Approved: 175.00-250.00 Few, Jersey/Crossbred 175.00-235.00 Few; Medium: 110.00-125.00 Few, Jersey/Crossbred 100.00-160.00 Few; Common: 50.00-100.00 Few, Jersey/Crossbred 50.00-100.00 Few. 300-600 lbs: Approved: 260.00-350.00, Jersey/Crossbred 275.00-350.00 Few; Medium: 175.00-260.00, Jersey/Crossbred 175.00-250.00 Few; Common: 100.00-185.00, Jersey/Crossbred 150.00 Individual. 600-900 lbs: Approved: 350.00-485.00, Jersey/Crossbred 400.00-475.00 Few; Medium: 235.00-400.00, Jersey/Crossbred 275.00-300.00 Few. 600-900 lbs: Approved: 400.00-550.00 Few. Medium: 300.00-400.00 Few.

BULLS: 300-600 lbs 175.00-200.00. 600-900 lbs 250.00-825.00, Jersey/Crossbred individual 300.00. 900-1200 lbs 600.00-850.00, Jersey/Crossbred 400.00-500.00. 1200-1500 lbs 725.00-825.00.

NOTE: Next heifer special Wednesday,  Dec. 12.

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.