Middleburg, Pa.
May 7, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

RECEIPTS: Cattle 257 Calves 94; Hogs 149; Pigs 46; Sheep 120; Goats 35.

Compared last week slaughter steers sold mostly steady. Slaughter holstein steers sold steady-1.00 higher. Slaughter heifers sold mostly steady. Slaughter cows sold 1.00-2.00 higher. Cattle supplies included 178 steers and heifers, 57 cows, 15 bulls and 107 feeder cattle. All prices per cwt.

SLAUGHTER STEERS: HIGH CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 1080-1640 lbs 119.50-124.00; CHOICE 2-3: 1190-1726 lbs 114.00-119.50; SELECT 2-3: 1110-1680 lbs 104.00-114.00.

SLAUGHTER HOLSTEIN STEERS: HIGH CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 1360-1490 lbs 83.00-89.00; CHOICE 2-3: 1280-1660 lbs 78.00-84.50; SELECT 1-3: 1280-1635 lbs 70.00-76.50.

SLAUGHTER HEIFERS: HIGH CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 1230-1450 lbs 115.00-118.00; CHOICE 2-3: 1015-1290 lbs 112.00-117.00; SELECT 2-3: 1125-1140 lbs 107.00-109.00.

SLAUGHTER COWS: BREAKERS: 75-80% lean, Avg dress 55.00-60.00, High dress 60.00-66.50; BONERS: 80-85% lean, Avg dress 48.00-53.00, High dress 56.00-63.00, Low dress 42.00-49.50; LEAN: 85-90% lean, Avg dress 44.00-49.00, High dress 51.00-55.50, Low dress 35.00-42.00.

SLAUGHTER BULLS: YG 1: 1475-2000 lbs 76.00-79.50. High Dress 1430-1990 lbs 82.00-99.00. Low Dress 1100-2275 lbs 55.00-58.00.

FEEDER STEERS: MED/LGE 1: 600-650 lbs 127.00, 750-850 lbs 110.00-117.00. MED/LGE 2: 350-400 lbs 117.00, 400-500 lbs 85.00-87.00, 500-600 lbs 85.00-115.00.

FEEDER HOLSTEIN STEERS: LGE 3: 250-300 lbs 70.00-75.00, 350-450 lbs 62.00-70.00, 450-500 lbs 60.00-75.00, 500-550 lbs 60.00-67.00, 550-600 lbs 42.00-50.00, 700-800 lbs 59.00-68.00, one 72.00.

FEEDER HEIFERS: MED/LGE 1: 450-500 lbs 100.00, 600-700 lbs 80.00-110.00. MED/LGE 2: 200-250 lbs 95.00, 300-350 lbs 80.00-99.00, 450-500 lbs 87.00-100.00, 500-700 lbs 50.00-95.00.

FEEDER BULLS: MED/LGE 1: 650-700 lbs 115.00. MED/LGE 2: 200-250 lbs 110.00, 300-400 lbs 110.00-122.00, 600-650 lbs 71.00-72.00.

Return to Farm Calves: Compared to last week's sale, Holstein bull calves sold 5.00-10.00 higher. All prices per cwt.

HOLSTEIN BULL CALVES: #1: 95-120 lbs 130.00-160.00, 85-90 lbs 95.00-120.00. #2: 95-120 lbs 100.00-145.00, 80-90 lbs 80.00-115.00. #3: 70-120 lbs 40.00-100.00. UTILITY: 60-110 lbs 10.00-30.00.

BEEF TYPE: 95-120 lbs 215.00-225.00.

Slaughter Hogs: Compared to last week's sale, barrows and gilts sold 3.00-5.00 higher. Colored hogs sold mostly mostly 5.00 lower. Sows sold 5.00-7.00 higher. All prices per cwt.

BARROWS/GILTS: 52-56% LEAN: 200-250 lbs 50.00-55.00, 250-300 lbs 54.00-56.00. 48-52% LEAN: 250-300 lbs 52.00-56.00, 300-350 lbs 44.00.Colored Hogs: 52-56% LEAN: 250-300 lbs 54.00-64.00.

SOWS: 300-500 lbs 52.00-53.00. 500-700 lbs 56.00-60.00. UTILITY: 300-700 lbs 39.00-40.00.

BOARS: 300-500 lbs 7.00-14.00.

ROASTERS: 120-140 lbs 67.00.

FEEDER PIGS (hd): US 1-2: 10-20 lbs 30.00-55.00, 20-40 lbs 65.00-80.00, 40-60 lbs 70.00-75.00, 60-80 lbs 90.00-95.00. US 2-3: 20-40 lbs 32.00-45.00.

LAMBS: CHOICE 2-3: 20-40 lbs 205.00-250.00, 40-60 lbs 200.00-240.00, 60-80 lbs 225.00-250.00, 80-100 lbs 200.00-255.00. GOOD/CHOICE 2-3: 30-50 lbs 160.00-190.00.

EWES: GOOD 2-3: 100-180 lbs 67.00-87.00.

RAMS: GOOD 2-3: 160 lbs 85.00.

SLAUGHTER KIDS (hd): SEL 1: 30-50 lbs 155.00-170.00, 60-80 lbs 185.00-190.00. SEL 2: 40-60 lbs 80.00-110.00, 80-90 lbs 130.00-170.00. SEL 3: under 15 lbs 20.00-40.00, 30-50 lbs 60.00-70.00, 60-80 lbs 80.00-115.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES (hd): SEL 1: 80-130 lbs 160.00. SEL 2: 80-130 lbs 130.00-170.00. SEL 3: 80-130 lbs 85.00.

SLAUGHTER BILLIES (hd): SEL 1: 150-250 lbs 335.00. SEL 2: 100-150 lbs 185.00-230.00, 150-250 lbs 285.00-290.00.

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