New Holland, Pa.
May 27, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

RECEIPTS: 864; Last Week 1,232.

Compared to last week, Traditional slaughter steers not tested. Non-traditional slaughter steers sold 2.00-3.00 higher on very good demand. Slaughter Holstein steers not tested. Slaughter heifers not tested last week so no comparison. Slaughter cows not reported due to holiday work schedule. Slaughter bulls sold 2.00-3.00 higher to the non-traditional buyers. Demand good. Holstein feeder calves not reported due to holiday schedule. Supply included: 57% Slaughter Cattle (50% Steers, 5% Heifers, 45% Bulls).

SLAUGHTER STEERS: CHOICE/PRIME 3-4: 3 head 1660-1735 lbs 110.00-125.00, 12 head 1635-1835 lbs 118.00-122.00; CHOICE 2-3: 38 head 1310-1625 lbs 112.00-118.00, 18 head 1450-1590 lbs 120.00-130.00; SELECT 1-2: 2 head 1275-1410 lbs 108.00-109.00, 11 head 1195-1650 lbs 109.00-128.00.

SLAUGHTER HEIFERS: CHOICE/PRIME 3-4: 3 head 1450-1550 lbs 112.00-113.50; CHOICE 2-3: 5 head 1183-1610 lbs 101.00-107.50.

SLAUGHTER BULLS: YG 1: 25 head 780-2040 lbs 92.00-126.00; YG 1-2: 28 head 870-1750 lbs 79.00-89.00, 18 head 825-1165 lbs 72.00-78.00; YG 2: 5 head 915-1135 lbs 61.50-72.00.

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