New Holland, Pa.
Dec. 7, 2020
Report Supplied by USDA

CATTLE: 1754; Last Week: 1981.

Compared to last week, Steers sold steady to 2.00 higher on good demand. Dairy Steers sold 2.00-4.00 lower. Heifers sold steady to 3.00lower, with Dairy Heifers selling firm on a light test this week. Slaughter Cows sold steady to 2.00 lower, with slaughter Bulls selling 4.00-5.00lower. Overall demand and supply for the slaughter cattle sale was moderate, with moderate to heavy buyer attendance throughout the sale. Feeder Dairy Bull calves sold 4.00-5.00 higher with moderate demand. Feeder Dairy Heifer calves sold firm on a light test with light demand. Overall buyer attendance, supply, and demand was moderate for the feeder dairy calf sale. Todays sale supply included; 338 steers, 225heifers, 97 bulls, 322 cows, 658 calves, and 14 misc cattle. Supply included: 62% Slaughter Cattle (35% Steers, 5% Dairy Steers, 7% Heifers, 40% Cows, 10% Bulls, 3% Dairy Heifers); 38% Feeder Dairy Calves (90% Bulls, 10% Heifers).

SLAUGHTER STEERS: CHOICE/PRIME 3-4: 1 head 1560 lbs 110.00, 58 head 1335-1697 lbs 112.00-117.50, 24 head 1245-1660 lbs 117.00-121.00, 8 head 1378-1620 lbs 107.00-110.00. CHOICE 2-3: 8 head 1280-1635 lbs 103.00-107.00, 43 head 1280-1675 lbs 104.50-110.00, 21 head 1340-1690 lbs 109.00-114.00, 6 head 1230-1660 lbs 98.00-105.00. SELECT 2-3: 6 head 1010-1425 lbs 93.00-98.00, 9 head 1276-1750 lbs 94.00-97.00, 3 head 1003-1155 lbs 98.00-101.00.

SLAUGHTER HOLSTEIN STEERS: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 2 head 1630-1645 lbs 84.50-87.50, 1 head 1560 lbs 91.00. CHOICE 2-3: 11 head 1315-1710 lbs 83.00-87.00, 6 head 1385-1720 lbs 83.00-88.00, 6 head 1455-1770 lbs 80.00-83.00. SELECT 2-3: 2 head 1045-1180 lbs 72.00-77.00.

SLAUGHTER HEIFERS: CHOICE/PRIME 3-4: 1 head 1200 lbs 109.50, 9 head 1400-1580 lbs 106.00-109.50, 1 head 1505 lbs 103.00. CHOICE 2-3: 9 head 1154-1470 lbs 100.00-102.00, 7 head 1223-1545 lbs 104.00-107.00, 4 head 1300-1615 lbs 92.00-97.00. SELECT 2-3: 1 head 1240 lbs 93.00, 5 head 925-1373 lbs 91.00-99.00.

SLAUGHTER COWS: BREAKERS: 75-80% lean, Avg dress 53.00-58.00, High dress 56.00-62.50, Low dress 47.50-53.00; BONER: 80-85% lean, Avg dress 50.00-54.50, High dress 55.00-57.50, Low dress 45.00-50.50; LEAN: 85-90% lean, Avg dress 43.00-47.00, High dress 46.00-51.00.

SLAUGHTER BULLS: YG 1: 9 head 985-2080 lbs 86.00-95.00, 6 head 1050-1720 lbs 99.00-110.00, 7 head 860-1730 lbs 75.00-84.00. YG 1-2: 19 head 915-1850 lbs 68.00-77.00, 7 head 925-1950 lbs 80.00-89.00, 7 head 745-2055 lbs 54.00-63.50.

FEEDER DAIRY CALVES: #1: 1 head 65 lbs 80.00, 2 head 75 lbs 85.00-95.00, 24 head 80-85 lbs 90.00-110.00, 1 head 85 lbs 205.00 Beef, 44 head 90-95 lbs 90.00-110.00, 3 head 90-95 lbs 170.00-200.00 Beef, 26 head 100-105 lbs 95.00-115.00, 3 head 100-105 lbs 190.00-200.00 Beef, 10 head 110-115 lbs 90.00-117.00, 1 head 110 lbs 120.00 Beef. #2: 3 head 70-75 lbs 55.00, 19 head 80-85 lbs 60.00-100.00, 3 head 80-85 lbs Beef, 25 head 90-95 lbs 70.00-100.00, 6 head 90-95 lbs 120.00-180.00 Beef, 24 head 100-105 lbs 80.00-105.00, 6 head 100-105 lbs 100.00-160.00 Beef, 8 head 110-115 lbs 75.00-100.00, 2 head 110 lbs 110.00-130.00 Beef. #3: 3 head 70-75 lbs 25.00-45.00, 1 head 70 lbs 50.00 Beef, 19 head 80-85 lbs 40.00-65.00, 2 head 80-85 lbs 90.00-110.00 Beef, 22 head 90-95 lbs 35.00-75.00, 5 head 90-95 lbs 50.00-110.00 Beef, 6 head 100-105 lbs 55.00-85.00, 2 head 100 lbs 90.00-105.00, 5 head 110 lbs 35.00-55.00. UTILITY: 6 head 60-65 lbs 7.00-15.00, 5 head 70-75 lbs 5.00-10.00, 10 head 80-85 lbs 7.00-35.00, 6 head 90-95 lbs 5.00-30.00, 5 head 100-105 lbs 10.00-30.00, 3 head 110-115 lbs 10.00-35.00.

HOLSTEIN HEIFER CALVES: #1: 1 head 85 lbs 20.00, 2 head 85 lbs 140.00-150.00 Beef, 3 head 90-95 lbs 30.00-40.00, 6 head 90-95 lbs 90.00-150.00 Beef, 2 head 100-105 lbs 30.00-37.00. #2: 1 head 60 lbs 10.0, 1 head 75 lbs 10.00, 4 head 8085 lbs 10.00-15.00, 3 head 80-85 lbs 20.00-85.00 Beef, 2 head 90 lbs 22.00-25.00. UTILITY: 1 head 65 lbs 10.00, 4 head 70-75 lbs 7.00-10.00.

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