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

Receipts: 821; Last Sale: 836.

Compared to last week, slaughter barrows and gilts sold 4.00-5.00 lower on moderate demand. Slaughter sows sold 1.00-2.00 higher on a light test. Slaughter boars sold steady on a very light test. Offerings included 366 slaughter barrows and gilts, 53 slaughter sows, 23 slaughter boars and 379 roasting pigs. Supply included: 100% Slaughter Hogs (83% Barrows & Gilts, 16% Sows, 1% Boars).

BARROWS/GILTS: US 1: 12 head 205-290 lbs 66.00-75.00. US 1-2: 36 head 274-292 lbs 63.00-69.00. US 2-3: 62 head 240-298 lbs 55.00-61.00, 40 head 223-299 lbs 41.00-53.00, 26 head 303-345 lbs 48.00-63.00, 80 head 301-385 lbs 42.00-53.00.

SOWS: US 1-2: 3 head 383-385 lbs 35.00-40.00, 1 head 365 lbs 42.00, 1 head 375 lbs 23.00, 14 head 410-483 lbs 32.00-39.00, 2 head 420-475 lbs 42.00-43.00, 8 head 423-485 lbs 22.00-24.00, 10 head 515-580 lbs 36.00-40.00, 5 head 528-558 lbs 43.00-44.00, 1 head 595 lbs 28.00, 1 head 600 lbs 33.00, 3 head 625-645 lbs 42.50-43.00.

BOARS: US 1-2: 2 head 400-490 lbs 5.00-7.00, 1 head 640 lbs 5.00.

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.