New Holland, Pa.
Sept. 9, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

RECEIPTS: 810; Last Week 781.

Compared to last week, Traditional slaughter steers not tested. Non-traditional slaughter steers sold 3.00-4.00 lower on moderate demand at the lower prices. Slaughter bulls sold 1.00-2.00 lower on good demand. No comparison for slaughter cows due to last week’s holiday shorten market report. Supply included: 100% Slaughter Cattle (25% Steers, 55% Cows, 21% Bulls).

SLAUGHTER STEERS: CHOICE 2-3: 67 head 1185-16430 lbs 100.00-128.00; SELECT 2-3: 3 head 1465 lbs 122.00, 8 head 1290-1900 lbs 119.00-125.00.

SLAUGHTER COWS: BREAKERS: 75-80% lean, Avg dress 60.00-65.00, High dress 66.00-69.50, Low dress 52.00-58.50; BONER: 80-85% lean, Avg dress 54.00-62.00, High dress 63.00-65.00, Low dress 46.50-53.00; LEAN: 85-90% lean, Avg dress 40.00-49.00, High dress 36.50-56.00, Low dress 950-1435 lbs 34.00-39.00.

HOLSTEIN DAIRY BULL CALVES: #1: 18 head 920-1995 lbs 90.00-132.00; #1-2: 16 head 805-2020 lbs 74.00-86.00; #2-3: 32 head 745-1355 lbs 59.00-75.00.

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 AMS Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News PA Dept of Ag Market News New Holland, PA; 7173542391;https://mymarketnews.ams.usda.gov/; https://mymarketnews.ams.usda.gov/viewReport/1908