Middleburg, Pa.
May 14, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

RECEIPTS: Cattle 371; Calves 87; Hogs 230; Pigs 48; Sheep 39; Goats 39.

Compared to last week slaughter steers sold 3.00-4.00 lower. Slaughter holstein steers sold mostly steady. Slaughter heifers sold 3.00-4.00 lower. Slaughter cows sold 2.00-3.00 higher. Cattle supplies included 161 steers and heifers, 109 cows, 22 bulls and 85 feeder cattle. All prices per cwt.

SLAUGHTER STEERS: HIGH CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 1420-1615 lbs 115.00-116.50; CHOICE 2-3: 1220-1630 lbs 108.00-115.00; SELECT 2-3: 1220-1755 lbs 100.00-108.50.

SLAUGHTER HOLSTEIN STEERS: HIGH CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 1335-1640 lbs 80.00-89.00; CHOICE 2-3: 1250-1620 lbs 76.00-83.00; SELECT 2-3: 1160-1525 lbs 71.00-80.00.

SLAUGHTER HEIFERS: HIGH CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 1180-1490 lbs 109.00-114.00; CHOICE 2-3: 1150-1610 lbs 105.50-111.00; SELECT 2-3: 1135-1215 lbs 90.00-100.00.

SLAUGHTER COWS: BREAKERS: 75-80% lean, Avg dress 58.00-64.50, High dress 67.00-73.50; BONERS: 80-85% lean, Avg dress 51.00-58.00, High dress 59.00-68.00; LEAN: 85-90% lean, Avg dress 46.00-52.00, High dress 55.00-63.50, Low dress 35.00-43.00.

SLAUGHTER BULLS: YG 1: 1655-1840 LBS 75.00-86.00. High Dress 1685-1895 lbs 88.00-90.50. Low Dress 1080-1900 lbs 52.00-66.00.

FEEDER STEERS: MED/LGE 1: 700-800 lbs 120.00-155.00. MED/LGE 2: 200-300 lbs 70.00-110.00, 350-400 lbs 130.00, 500-550 lbs 127.00.

FEEDER HOLSTEIN STEERS: LGE 3: 400-500 lbs 50.00-60.00, 500-600 lbs 52.00-67.00, 600-700 lbs 58.00-65.00, 700-800 lbs 57.00-64.00.

FEEDER HEIFERS: MED/LGE 1: 350-400 lbs 120.00, 600-650 lbs 92.00-95.00, 700-750 lbs 80.00. MED/LGE 2: 200-300 lbs 72.00-95.00, 300-400 lbs 85.00-110.00, 500-700 lbs 85.00-90.00, 750-850 lbs 62.00-70.00.

FEEDER BULLS: MED/LGE 1: 450-500 lbs 130.00, 750-800 lbs 110.00. MED/LGE 2: 300-350 lbs 72.00, 600-700 lbs 85.00-105.00.

Return to Farm Calves: Compared to last week's sale, Holstein bull calves sold 10.00-20.00 lower. All prices per cwt.

HOLSTEIN BULL CALVES: #1: 95-120 lbs 120.00-135.00, 85-90 lbs 75.00-85.00. #2: 95-120 lbs 80.00-110.00, 80-90 lbs 70.00-80.00. #3: 70-120 lbs 30.00-60.00. UTILITY: 60-110 lbs 5.00-20.00.

Slaughter Hogs: Compared to last week's sale, barrows and gilts sold mostly steady. Colored hogs sold steady-1.00 lower. Sows sold 2.00-3.00 higher. All prices per cwt.

BARROWS/GILTS: 52-56% LEAN: 200-250 lbs 56.00, 250-300 lbs 52.00-58.00, 300-350 lbs 51.00-54.00. Colored Hogs: 200-250 lbs 58.00-60.00, 250-300 lbs 54.00-60.00. 48-52% LEAN: 200-250 lbs 42.00-52.00, 250-300 lbs 48.00-56.00, 300-350 lbs 44.00-48.00.

SOWS: 300-500 lbs 50.00-63.00, 500-700 lbs 57.00-63.00. UTILITY: 300-700 lbs 36.00.

BOARS: 300-500 lbs 8.00-9.00.

ROASTERS: 120-140 lbs 100-140 lbs 37.00-72.00.

FEEDER PIGS (hd): US 1-2: 10-20 lbs 35.00-45.00, 20-30 lbs 50.00-60.00, 30-60 lbs 65.00-70.00, 60-80 lbs 65.00-85.00. US 2-3: 20-30 lbs 15.00-30.00.

LAMBS: CHOICE 2-3: 30-40 lbs 205.00-220.00, 40-50 lbs 195.00-235.00, 50-60 lbs 200.00-245.00.

EWES: GOOD 2-3: 100-180 lbs 62.00-90.00.

RAMS: GOOD 2-3: 170 lbs 57.00.

SLAUGHTER KIDS (hd): SEL 1: 20-40 lbs 100.00-155.00, 40-60 lbs 145.00-155.00, 70-80 lbs 170.00. SEL 2: 20-40 lbs 90.00-150.00, 80-90 lbs 130.00. SEL 3: under 15 lbs 7.00-10.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES (hd): SEL 1: 80-130 lbs 145.00-160.00, 130-200 lbs 185.00. SEL 2: 80-130 lbs 150.00-160.00. SEL 3: 80-130 lbs 115.00-130.00.

SLAUGHTER BILLIES (hd): SEL 1: 100-150 lbs 265.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS (hd): SEL 1: 100-150 lbs 155.00.

Price/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 / are not included in this report.

Source: Ag Market News LLC Lewisburg, Pa.  Dave Wert, Market Reporter 717/787-5319