New Holland, Pa.
Feb. 18, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

Receipts: 484; Last Sale: 622; Year Ago: 916.

Compared to last week, Slaughter barrows and gilts sold 5.00-6.00 lower with high dressing hogs sharply lower. Slaughter sows sold 4.00-5.00 higher on a light test. Boars sold steady on a very light test. Demand moderate. Supply consisted of 45 Sows, 5 Boars, 347 Barrows and Gilts, and 87 Roasters. All prices per cwt.

BARROWS/GILTS: 52-56% LEAN: 21 head 200-300 lbs 48.00-53.00, 5 head 200-300 lbs 54.00-56.00, 31 head 300-350 lbs 47.00-56.00, 2 head 350-400 lbs 46.00-47.00, 2 head 350-400 lbs 55.00-61.00; 48-52% LEAN: 99 head 200-300 lbs 40.00-49.00, 38 head 200-300 lbs 38.00-42.00, 37 head 300-350 lbs 40.00-49.50, 34 head 350-400 lbs 37.00-43.00.

SOWS: US 1-3: 7 head 300-500 lbs 30.00-40.00, 13 head 300-500 lbs 13.00-26.00, 11 head 550-650 lbs 32.00-38.00.

BOARS: 3 head 450-500 lbs 5.00-11.00.

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.