New Holland, Pa.
May 27, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

Receipts: 529; Last Sale: 596.

Compared to last week, slaughter barrows and gilts sold 1.00-2.00 lower. Sows sold sharply lower, mostly 6.00-7.00 lower. Not enough boars for a market test. Demand light to moderate for all classes. Offerings included 362 barrows and gilts, 72 sows, 4 boars, and 91 roasters. Supply included: 100% Slaughter Hogs (68% Barrows & Gilts, 32% Sows, 1% Boars).

BARROWS/GILTS: US 1: 30 head 201-298 lbs 58.00-66.00, 4 head 205-270 lbs 70.00-80.00; US 2: 89 head 210-295 lbs 50.00-57.00, 29 head 203-287 lbs 35.00-46.00, 69 head 302-335 lbs 47.00-56.00, 22 head 302-381 lbs 33.00-46.00.

SOWS: US 1-2: 10 head 357-398 lbs 43.00-48.00, 18 head 421-479 lbs 43.00-54.00, 23 head 505-590 lbs 42.00-47.00, 2 head 658 lbs 43.00; US 2: 16 head 308-388 lbs 35.00-41.00, 9 head 348-395 lbs 20.00-33.00, 21 head 405-475 lbs 20.00-33.00, 3 head 565 lbs 33.00, 1 head 515 lbs 35.00, 7 head 625 lbs 38.00.

BOARS: US 1: 1 head 415 lbs 11.00, 1 head 520 lbs 12.00.

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.