New Holland, Pa.
June 6, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

CATTLE: 657; Last Week: 442.

Compared to last week Slaughter steers sold 1.00-2.00 lower on good demand. Non-traditional slaughter steers sold mostly steady to firm. Slaughter Holstein steers sold steady to 1.00 higher on a light test. Not enough Slaughter heifers last week for a comparison. Breaking and Boning slaughter cows sold 2.00-3.00 lower. Lean cows sold steady to 1.00 lower. Demand moderate. Not enough slaughter bulls for a market test. Holstein feeder bull calves sold steady to 20.00 lower. Holstein feeder heifer calves sold steady to 10.00 higher on a very light test. Offerings included 215 slaughter steers, 76 slaughter heifers, 325 slaughter cows, 13 slaughter bulls, 28 miscellaneous cattle, and 442feeder Holstein calves with 326 graded. Supply included: 60% Slaughter Cattle (32% Steers, 6% Dairy Steers, 4%Heifers, 56% Cows, 2% Bulls); 40% Feeder Dairy Calves (88% Bulls, 13% Heifers).

SLAUGHTER STEERS: CHOICE 2-3: 48 head 1210-1665 lbs 108.00-114.50, 51 head 1295-1810 lbs 106.00-118.00; SELECT 2-3: 13 head 1225-1690 lbs 105.00-111.00, 16 head 1250-1655 lbs 104.00-121.00.

HOLSTEIN STEERS: CHOICE/PRIME 3-4: 3 head 1578-1620 lbs 79.00-84.00; SELECT 2-3: 7 head 1330-1673 lbs 72.00-79.00.

SLAUGHTER HEIFERS: CHOICE/PRIME 3-4: 11 head 1260-1520 lbs 108.00-113.00; CHOICE 2-3: 5 head 1365-1495 lbs 100.00-107.00; SELECT 2-3: 1 head 1260 lbs 105.00.

SLAUGHTER COWS: BREAKERS: 75-80% lean, Avg dress 61.50-67.00, High dress 67.50-71.50, Low dress 52.00-60.00; BONER: 80-85% lean, Avg dress 59.00-64.50, High dress 65.00-69.00, Low dress 51.00-59.50; LEAN: 85-90% lean, Avg dress 54.00-61.00, High dress 64.50-66.50, Low dress 44.00-53.00.

SLAUGHTER BULLS: YG 1: 3 head 1550-1765 lbs 106.00-111.00; YG 1-2: 4 head 1565-1995 lbs 80.00-88.00; YG 2: 1 head 1420 lbs 65.00.

GRADED HOLSTEIN BULL CALVES: #1: 1 head 96 lbs 50.00, 4 head 104 lbs 50.00, 3 head 114 lbs 60.00; #2: 4 head 83 lbs 40.00, 38 head 90-99 lbs 55.00, 23 head 103-108 lbs 50.00-55.00, 16 head 115 lbs 50.00; #3: 2 head 76-78 lbs 20.00, 27 head 84 lbs 37.00, 52 head 94 lbs 37.00, 47 head 115 lbs 35.00; UTILITY: 13 head 69 lbs 12.00, 35 head 84 lbs 20.00-30.00, 22 head 94-96 lbs 27.00-30.00.

HOLSTEIN HEIFER CALVES: #1: 2 head 100-105 lbs 40.00-50.00, 1 head 110 lbs 65.00; #2: 3 head 80 lbs 25.00-30.00, 2 head 90-95 lbs 34.00-45.00; UTILITY: 12 head 69 lbs 10.00, 1 head 70 lbs 20.00, 8 head 80-85 lbs 15.00-20.00.

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