New Holland, Pa.
May 13, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

Receipts: 806; Last Sale: 750.

Compared to last week, Slaughter barrows and gilts sold mostly steady. Sows sold 5.00-6.00 higher on another light test. There has been a shortage of sows offered for sale across the country driving prices higher. Slaughter boars sold 3.00-4.00 higher. Supply included: 100% Slaughter Hogs (86% Barrows & Gilts, 13% Sows, 2% Boars). All prices per cwt.

BARROWS/GILTS: US 1: 70 head 210-295 lbs 57.00-63.00, 16 head 245-299 lbs 62.00-68.00, 15 head 301-329 lbs 59.00-62.00, 30 head 300-395 lbs 62.00-88.00. US 2: 95 head 203-293 lbs 48.00-58.00, 18 head 225-265 lbs 42.00-52.00, 28 head 304-345 lbs 52.00-59.00, 3 head 300-345 lbs 45.00-46.00.

SOWS: US 1-2: 5 head 303-330 lbs 46.00-54.00, 6 head 403-460 lbs 40.00-66.00, 13 head 506-556 lbs 56.00-65.00, 5 head 519-578 lbs 69.00-71.00, 7 head 620-673 lbs 70.00-71.00, 1 head 905 lbs 63.00. US 2: 2 head 358 lbs 42.00, 1 head 342 lbs 49.00, 1 head 480 lbs 63.00.

BOARS: US 1: 1 head 450 lbs 16.00, 1 head 665 lbs 15.00. US 2: 1 head 405 lbs 7.00, 1 head 645 lbs 7.00, 1 head 705 lbs 9.00.

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.