Leesport, Pa.
June 24, 2020
Report Supplied by Auction

RECEIPTS: Cattle 95; Calves 96; Hogs 16; Feeder Pigs 0; Sheep 13; Goats 17.

HOLSTEIN FATS: Choice: 80.00-85.50; Select: 68.00-74.00.

CULL COWS: Breakers: 69.00-76.00; Boners: 55.00-63.00; Lean: 38.00-55.00.

SLAUGHTER BULLS: 1600-1700 lbs 80.00-86.00.

HOLSTEIN BULL CALVES: #1: 90-125 lbs 95.00-117.50; #2: 90-125 lbs 50.00-80.00; Utility: 65-95 lbs 2.00-40.00.

BEEF CROSS CALVES: 120.00-180.00.

HOGS: 320-325 lbs 22.00-36.00, 260-275 lbs 35.00-41.00.

LAMBS: 0-80 lbs 120.00-177.50.

KIDS (hd): 30-50 lbs 80.00-117.50.

NANNIES (hd): 80 lbs 180.00.

Newsletter

The best way for small, intensive farmers to control weeds and pests is to nurture healthy plants and healthy soil, according to Ryan Kalivretenos of Common Root Farm, who spoke in a Future Harvest CASA weed management webinar on June 24. Read more

Pennsylvania fairs could soon qualify for state funding even if they cancel because of the coronavirus pandemic. The Senate approved a bill to allow fairs to get the same amount of funding that they got last year. Read more