New Holland, Pa.
Aug. 5, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

Receipts: 689; Last Sale: 521.

Compared to last week, Slaughter barrows and gilts sold 3.00-4.00 higher. Slaughter sows sold 8.00-9.00 higher. Slaughter boars sold 3.00-4.00 higher. Demand very good for the light test of hogs offered. Offerings included 357 slaughter barrows and gilts, 52 slaughter sows, 17 slaughter boars, and 273 roaster pigs. Supply included: 100% Slaughter Hogs (75% Barrows & Gilts, 22% Sows, 3% Boars).

BARROWS/GILTS: US 1-2: 43 head 205-296 lbs 59.00-64.00, 13 head 300-375 lbs 59.00-65.00; US 2-3: 76 head 202-291 lbs 52.00-62.00, 69 head 203-290 lbs 48.00-54.00, 4 head 305-385 lbs 49.00-57.00.

SOWS: US 1-2: 1 head 340 lbs 36.00, 1 head 370 lbs 42.00, 5 head 375-392 lbs 19.00-34.00, 15 head 400-480 lbs 36.00-42.00, 10 head 400-483 lbs 43.00-45.00, 6 head 430-470 lbs 24.00-33.00, 7 head 500-595 lbs 39.00-42.00, 4 head 555 lbs 44.00, 3 head 528-570 lbs 31.00-34.00, 7 head 609-630 lbs 39.00-42.00, 1 head 635 lbs 43.00.

BOARS: US 1-2: 3 head 340-380 lbs 36.00-38.00, 2 head 305-370 lbs 25.00, 1 head 555 lbs 16.00, 1 head 655 lbs 16.00, 1 head 620 lbs 20.00.

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.