New Holland, Pa.
Dec. 3, 2020
Report Supplied by USDA

CATTLE: 1250; Last Week: 1126.

Compared to two weeks ago, Steers sold mostly steady with a firm market undertone, with Dairy Steers selling weak compared to a light test. Heifers sold firm and Dairy Heifers sold weak, both compared to a light test two weeks ago. Slaughter Cows sold weak on light to moderate demand. No comparison available for Bulls, but bulls sold today sold with moderate demand. Overall demand and buyer attendance for the slaughter cattle sale was light to moderate, with moderate supply. Feeder dairy bulls and heifers sold strong. Buyer demand was moderate to good on a moderate supply. Supply included: 58% Slaughter Cattle (16% Steers, 10% Dairy Steers, 4% Heifers, 62% Cows, 2% Bulls, 6% Dairy Heifers); 42% Feeder Dairy Calves (88% Bulls, 12% Heifers).

SLAUGHTER STEERS: CHOICE/PRIME 3-4: 4 head 1310-1370 lbs 111.00-114.00, 23 head 1330-1675 lbs 109.00-115.00, 1 head 1395 lbs 106.00, 4 head 1450-1915 lbs 103.00-108.00. CHOICE 2-3: 17 head 1210-1510 lbs 102.00-107.00, 12 head 1170-1535 lbs 103.00-108.00, 13 head 1305-1470 lbs 109.00-112.50, 3 head 1250-1635 lbs 93.00-100.00. SELECT 2-3: 3 head 1090-1490 lbs 94.00-98.00, 3 head 1050-1345 lbs 90.00-92.00.

SLAUGHTER HOLSTEIN STEERS: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 9 head 645-1650 lbs 83.50-87.00, 3 head 1410-1570 lbs 81.00-86.00. CHOICE 2-3: 7 head 1330-1705 lbs 80.00-81.00, 5 head 1080-1485 lbs 71.00-79.00, 6 head 1435-1495 lbs 70.00-75.50. SELECT 2-3: 10 head 880-1820 ls 66.00-72.00, 5 head 1070-1400 lbs 65.00-69.00, 7 head 1165-2015 lbs 60.00-66.00.

SLAUGHTER HEIFERS: CHOICE/PRIME 3-4: 6 head 1213-1325 lbs 99.00-105.50, 6 head 1330-1440 lbs 107.00-113.50, 3 head 1425-1465 lbs 104.00-107.00. CHOICE 2-3: 5 head 1095-1262 lbs 90.00-98.00.

SLAUGHTER COWS: BREAKERS: 75-80% lean, Avg dress 49.00-59.50, High dress 57.00-62.50, Low dress 45.00-55.50; BONER: 80-85% lean, Avg dress 47.00-57.50, High dress 57.00-59.50, Low dress 45.00-51.50; LEAN: 85-90% lean, Avg dress 43.00-47.50, High dress 47.00-51.00, Low dress 40.00-44.00.

SLAUGHTER BULLS: YG 1-2: 3 head 1185-1660 lbs 74.00, 3 head 1200-2065 lbs 82.00-90.00, 3 head 1155-1345 lbs 66.00-67.00.

FEEDER BULL CALVES: #1: 2 head 75 lbs 85.00-95.00, 1 head 70 lbs 150.00 Beef, 10 head 80-85 lbs 90.00-120.00, 6 head 80-85 lbs 170.00-205.00 Beef, 50 head 90-95 lbs 85.00-115.00, 7 head 90-95 lbs 175.00-235.00 Beef, 37 head 100-105 lbs 85.00-105.00, 4 head 100 lbs 215.00-255.00 Beef, 16 head 110-115 lbs 75.00-105.00, 4 head 110-115 lbs 75.00-105.00, 5 head 120-125 lbs 70.00-85.00, 1 head 125 lbs 160.00 Beef, 1 head 135 lbs Beef. #2: 1 head 75 lbs 65.00, 13 head 80-85 lbs 65.00-85.00, 3 head 80-85 lbs 160.00-185.00 Beef, 30 head 90-95 lbs 60.00-85.00, 7 head 90-95 lbs 150.00-170.00 Beef, 27 head 100-105 lbs 55.00-85.00, 6 head 100-105 lbs 140.00-170.00 Beef, 4 head 110-115 lbs 65.00-70.00. #3: 3 head 70-75 lbs 30.00-40.00, 5 head 80-85 lbs 30.00-55.00, 8 head 90-95 lbs 30.00-55.00, 3 head 90-95 lbs 100.00-110.00, 5 head 100-105 lbs 30.00-45.00, 3 head 110-115 lbs 40.00-50.00. UTILITY: 7 head 70-75 lbs 5.00-25.00, 5 head 80-85 lbs 5.00-25.00, 9 head 90-95 lbs 15.00-35.00, 3 head 100-105 lbs 10.00-40.00.

HOLSTEIN HEIFER CALVES: #1: 1 head 75 lbs 10.00, 4 head 80-85 lbs 10.00-25.00, 4 head 90-95 lbs 10.00-20.00, 2 head 90-95 lbs 140.00 Beef, 5 head 100-105 lbs 15.00-45.00. UTILITY: 11 head 70-75 lbs 10.00, 10 head 80-85 lbs 10.00.

Please Note: The above USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and grades of livestock offered for sale. There may be instances where some sales do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in the report. Prices are reported on an FOB basis, unless otherwise noted.

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/1909

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