Paradise, Pa.
Nov. 4, 2019
Report Supplied by USDA

RECEIPTS: 255; Last Week: 238.

Compared to last Monday, slaughter steers sold steady. Slaughter heifers sold steady-1.00 higher. Slaughter cows sold steady. Dairy feeder calves sold 5.00-15.00 higher. All prices CWT. Supply included: 55% Slaughter Cattle (34% Steers, 15% Heifers, 51% Cows); 45% Feeder Dairy Calves (88% Bulls, 12% Heifers).

SLAUGHTER STEERS: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 5 head 1465-1660 lbs 113.50-116.50; CHOICE 2-3: 1 head 1400 lbs 109.00, 18 head 1330-1595 lbs 109.00-114.00; SELECT 2-3: 8 head 1145-1505 lbs 100.00-106.00, 11 head 1310-1710 lbs 106.00-110.00.

SLAUGHTER HEIFERS: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 7 head 1220-1365 lbs 108.00-113.00; CHOICE 2-3: 7 head 1270-1485 lbs 105.00-107.50; SELECT 2-3: 5 head 1165-1555 lbs 99.00-103.00.

SLAUGHTER COWS: BREAKERS: 75-80% lean, Avg dress 47.00-54.00; BONER: 80-85% lean, Avg dress 40.00-48.00; LEAN: 85-90% lean, Avg dress 38.00-48.00, Low dress 30.00-36.00.

FEEDER BULL CALVES: #1: 4 head 95 lbs 80.00-100.00, 14 head 100-105 lbs 75.00-100.00, 6 head 110-115 lbs 75.00-95.00. #2: 9 head 90-95 lbs 45.00-65.00, 4 head 100-105 lbs 50.00-70.00, 2 head 110 lbs 40.00-65.00. #3: 4 head 85 lbs 25.00-35.00, 9 head 90-95 lbs 25.00-55.00, 6 head 100-105 lbs 30.00-45.00, 1 head 125 lbs 35.00. UTILITY: 1 head 65 lbs 20.00, 5 head 70-75 lbs 15.00-25.00, 6 head 80-85 lbs 12.00-25.00, 3 head 95 lbs 5.00-17.00, 1 head 105 lbs 15.00.

HOLSTEIN HEIFER CALVES: #1: 1 100 lbs 25.00; #2: 1 head 95 lbs 22.00; UTILITY: 1 head 70 lbs 5.00, 1 head 80 lbs 17.00.

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/1916