New Holland, Pa.
Feb. 4, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

Receipts: 520; Last Sale: 1279; Year Ago: 857.

Compared to last week, Slaughter barrows and gilts sold steady to 2.00 lower. Slaughter sows sold 2.00-3.00 lower on a light test. Boars sold mostly steady. Demand moderate. Supply consisted of 55 Sows, 15 Boars, 375 Barrows and Gilts, and 75 Roasters. All prices per cwt.

BARROWS/GILTS: 52-56% LEAN: 34 head 200-300 lbs 55.00-60.00,  11 head 300-350 lbs 59.00-64.00, 6 head 300-350 lbs 68.00-69.00, 3 head 350-400 lbs 54.00-56.00;  48-52% LEAN: 61 head 200-300 lbs 46.00-56.00,  102 head 200-300 lbs 38.00-48.00,  28 head 300-350 lbs 47.00-56.00,  27 head 300-350 lbs 44.00-52.00, 4 head 350-400 lbs 45.00-50.00.

SOWS: US 1-3: 9 head 400-500 lbs 27.00-30.50,  12 head 350-500 lbs 18.00-26.00,  11 head 500-725 lbs 0.00-37.00, 4 head 500-725 lbs 40.00-44.00, 2 head 500-725 lbs 18.00-25.00.

BOARS: 11 head 450-725 lbs 4.50-6.00.

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