New Holland, Pa.
Oct. 7, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

RECEIPTS: 993; Last Week 872.

Compared to last week, Traditional slaughter steers not tested. Non-traditional slaughter steers sold mostly 1.00-3.00 higher. Slaughter cows sold mostly 2.00-4.00 lower. Slaughter bulls sold mostly steady. Dairy feeder calves not reported. Offerings included 213 slaughter steers, 175 slaughter heifers, 302 slaughter cows, 100 slaughter bulls, 454 dairy feeder calves, and 203 miscellaneous cattle. Reported supply included: 100% Slaughter Cattle (26% Steers, 1% Heifers, 62% Cows, 11% Bulls).

SLAUGHTER STEERS: CHOICE 2-3: 4 head 1440-1520 lbs 103.00-107.50, 35 head 1175-1690 lbs 110.00-120.00, 7 head 1250-1495 lbs 120.00-124.00, 8 head 1245-1535 lbs 104.00-109.00. SELECT 2-3: 7 head 1105-1555 lbs 96.00-106.00, 24 head 1130-1570 lbs 102.00-114.00, 4 head 1375-1475 lbs 114.00-120.00. STANDARD 1-2: 8 head 1060-1515 lbs 95.00-104.00, 3 head 1290-1505 lbs 112.00-119.00.

SLAUGHTER HEIFERS: CHOICE 2-3: 5 head 1247 lbs 102.00.

SLAUGHTER COWS: BREAKERS: 75-80% lean, Avg dress 53.00-59.00, High dress 60.00-63.00, Low dress 47.00-53.50; BONERS: 80-85% lean, Avg dress 48.00-55.00, High dress 56.00-57.50, Low dress 40.00-49.00; LEAN: 85-90% lean, Avg dress 39.00-46.00, High dress 47.00-50.50, Low dress 34.00-40.50.

SLAUGHTER BULLS: YG 1: 10 head 900-2095 lbs 84.00-98.00, 16 head 1114-1740 lbs 106.00-128.00.

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