New Holland, Pa.
Sept. 16, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

Receipts: 711; Last Sale: 825.

Compared to last week, slaughter barrows and gilts sold steady to 2.00 higher on good demand. Slaughter sows sold 1.00-2.00 higher on a light test. Slaughter boars sold 2.00-3.00 higher. Offerings included 437 slaughter barrows and gilts, 69 slaughter sows, 22 slaughter boars, and 183 roaster pigs. Supply included: 100% Slaughter Hogs (80% Barrows & Gilts, 16% Sows, 4% Boars).

BARROWS/GILTS: US 1: 29 head 200-275 lbs 62.00-82.00; US 1-2: 93 head 210-298 lbs 58.00-66.00, 20 head 304-340 lbs 58.00-67.00; US 2-3: 107 head 206-295 lbs 54.00-63.00, 27 head 203-268 lbs 40.00-46.00, 18 head 311-395 lbs 51.00-57.00, 6 head 323-380 lbs 32.00-40.00, 1 head 400 lbs 55.00.

SOWS: US 1-2: 2 head 338 lbs 38.00, 1 head 345 lbs 44.00, 11 head 333-347 lbs 18.00-25.00, 19 head 428-488 lbs 28.00-36.00, 1 head 470 lbs 42.00, 11 head 409-477 lbs 14.00-26.00, 14 head 501-590 lbs 28.00-35.00, 1 head 550 lbs 36.00.

BOARS: US 1-2: 7 head 313-395 lbs 14.00-26.00, 2 head 430-450 lbs 10.00-21.00, 2 head 525 lbs 15.00, 1 head 605 lbs 16.00, 1 head 715 lbs 19.00, 2 head 815-850 lbs 16.00-18.00.

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.