New Holland, Pa.
Aug. 12, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

Receipts: 723; Last Sale: 689.

Compared to last week, Slaughter barrows and gilts sold 4.00-5.00 lower. Demand moderate. Slaughter sows sold 1.00-2.00 higher on good demand. Slaughter boars sold steady to 1.00 higher on good demand. Offerings included 368 slaughter barrows and gilts, 27 slaughter sows, 17 slaughter boars, and 311 roaster pigs. Supply included: 100% Slaughter Hogs (71% Barrows & Gilts, 25% Sows, 3% Boars).

BARROWS/GILTS: US 1: 10 head 200-247 lbs 54.00-63.00; US 1-2: 77 head 208-298 lbs 54.00-61.00, 16 head 300-365 lbs 52.00-62.00; US 2-3: 64 head 210-299 lbs 47.00-55.00, 5 head 215-290 lbs 40.00-46.00, 21 head 305-399 lbs 47.00-51.00, 1 head 300 lbs 40.00.

SOWS: US 1-2: 23 head 330-398 lbs 35.00-40.50, 2 head 300-335 lbs 24.00-26.00, 32 head 400-493 lbs 38.00-43.00, 6 head 405-465 lbs 19.00-30.00, 2 head 555-570 lbs 42.00-44.00, 1 head 510 lbs 32.00, 2 head 600-605 lbs 43.00.

BOARS: US 1-2: 3 head 420-490 lbs 13.00-15.00, 3 head 500-540 lbs 16.50-17.50, 2 head 720-740 lbs 20.00-21.00.

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.