New Holland, Pa.
Oct. 30, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

RECEIPTS: 417; Last Sale: 337.

This week was the annual Dairy Cow Show and Sale. Prices in this report do not include Show cows. Fresh milking Holstein cows sold steady to 100.00 higher. Bred and Springing Holstein cows sold steady to 100.00 lower on a light test. Springing Heifers sold mostly steady. Bred heifers sold steady to 50.00 lower. Open heifers steady to firm on a light test. Not enough bulls last week for a comparison. Offerings included 179 fresh milking cows, 24 springing cows, 21 bred cows, 36 springing heifers, 56 bred heifers, and 87 open heifers.Reported supply included: 100% Replacement Dairy Cattle (41% Fresh/Milking Cows, 6% Bred Cows, 6% Springer Cows, 12% Bred Heifers, 15% Springer Heifers, 17% Open Heifers, 4% Bulls).

FRESH COWS (O): Supreme: 56 head 1400.00-2200.00; Approved: 50 head 1000.00-1400.00, 3 head 1075.00-1450.00, 1 head 1000.00; Medium: 13 head 600.00-950.00, 1 head 775.00; Common: 3 head 450.00-575.00; Cull: 6 head 300.00-600.00.

BRED COWS (T1): Supreme: 8 head 1000.00-1250.00, 6 head 850.00-1100.00; Medium: 2 head 450.00-600.00; Common: 3 head 500.00-625.00.

SPRINGING COWS (T3): Supreme: 1 head 1750.00; Approved: 13 head 900.00-1350.00, 1 head 850.00; Medium: 1 head 650.00, 2 head 675.00-775.00.

BRED HEIFERS (T1): Approved: 10 head 600.00-800.00, 9 head 750.00-900.00; Medium: 4 head 350.00-475.00, 3 head 550.00-700.00; Cull: 12 head 300.00-750.00.

SPRINGER HEIFERS (T3): Supreme: 1 head 1400.00; Approved: 41 head 850.00-1250.00; Medium: 7 head 700.00-825.00.

OPEN HEIFERS (O): Approved: 200-299 lbs 175.00-250.00, 300-399 lbs 250.00-285.00, 400-499 lbs 325.00-385.00, 500-599 lbs 400.00-485.00, 600-699 lbs 450.00-500.00; Medium: 500-599 lbs 200.00-360.00, 600-699 lbs 310.00-375.00.

BULLS: 1 head 501 lbs 200.00, 4 head 625-690 lbs 175.00-450.00, 1 head 750 lbs 750.00, 2 head 925-950 lbs 875.00-900.00.

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.