New Holland, Pa.
Nov. 23, 2020
Reports Supplied by USDA

SHEEP/LAMB RECEIPTS: 2,226; Last Week 2,345.

GOAT RECEIPTS: 1796; Last Week 1,658.

Compared to last week, Slaughter Steers sold mostly steady with a weak undertone on good demand. Dairy Steers sold 2.00-4.00 lower on lighter receipts this week, with Dairy Heifers selling weak on limited comparable sales. Slaughter Bulls sold weak in a narrow comparison. Slaughter Cows sold steady to 2.00 lower. Overall demand and buyer activity for the slaughter cattle sale was good, with moderate supply and buyer attendance. Higher demand is likely due to the Thanksgiving Holiday and there being no slaughter cattle sale on Thursday 11/26. Feeder Dairy Bull calves sold 5.00-7.00 lower, with Feeder Dairy Heifer calves selling firm on a light test. Overall demand and buyer attendance was moderate for the calf sale, with moderate supply. Todays supply included; 262 steers, 209 heifers, 97 bulls, 351 cows, 221misc cattle, and 549 calves. Supply included: 55% Slaughter Sheep/Lambs (53% Wooled & Shorn, 25% Hair Breeds, 19% Ewes, 1% Hair Ewes, 2% Bucks, 0% Hair Bucks); 45% Slaughter Goats (53% Kids, 24% Nannies/Does, 15% Bucks/Billies, 8% Wethers).

SLAUGHTER LAMBS: CHOICE/PRIME 1-3: 5 head 35-38 lbs 255.00-265.00, 3 head 40-48 lbs 275.00-280.00, 1 head 40 lbs 385.00, 34 head 50-59 lbs 290.00-305.00, 6 head 60-68 lbs 275.00-290.00, 5 head 60-65 lbs 305.00-320.00, 43 head 71-79 lbs 265.00-277.00, 13 head 70-75 lbs 300.00-310.00, 117 head 80-85 lbs 230.00-250.00, 3 head 80 lbs 270.00, 144 head 90-99 lbs 205.00-227.00, 49 head 90-96 lbs 232.00-245.00, 158 head 100-125 lbs 190.00-215.00, 44 head 130-148 lbs 160.00-180.00, 18 head 100-124 lbs 230.00-245.00, 1 head 140 lbs 200.00, 7 head 155-160 lbs 172.00-180.00. GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 1 head 55 lbs 280.00, 10 head 75-77 lbs 230.00-240.00, 118 head 80-89 lbs 210.00-227.00, 73 head 90-98 lbs 187.00-200.00, 82 head 103-125 lbs 150.00-185.00, 24 head 123-132 lbs 137.00-142.00. HAIR: CHOICE/PRIME 1-3: 12 head 42-46 lbs 270.00-300.00, 8 head 45 lbs 315.00-327.00, 39 head 50-55 lbs 300.00-315.00, 2 head 55 lbs 380.00, 39 head 60-69 lbs 270.00-300.00, 79 head 60-65 lbs 305.00-320.00, 10 head 70-75 lbs 275.00-300.00, 67 head 86-89 lbs 205.00-225.00, 4 head 83 lbs 240.00, 39 head 90-98 lbs 195.00-215.00, 26 head 90-97 lbs 220.00, 61 head 101-125 lbs 160.00-190.00, 16 head 100-125 lbs 195.00-210.00. GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 16 head 53-57 lbs 269.00-290.00, 2 head 68 lbs 220.00, 3 head 70 lbs 180.00, 20 head 111 lbs 155.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES: GOOD 2-3: 114 head 125-141 lbs 90.00-110.00, 24 head 105-127 lbs 115.00-130.00, 104 head 150-177 lbs 85.00-105.00, 9 head 203 lbs 75.00. UTILITY 1-2: 67 head 138-145 lbs 75.00-88.00, 24 head 156-169 lbs 75.00-82.00. HAIR: GOOD 2-3: 6 head 93 lbs 130.00, 1 head 130 lbs 115.00, 17 head 155-185 lbs 75.00-95.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: 1-2: 3 head 120-140 lbs 115.00-120.00, 4 head 168-198 lbs 100.00-105.00, 1 head 180 lbs 145.00, 2 head 150-155 lbs 85.00, 9 head 209-230 lbs 80.00-90.00, 8 head 208 lbs 115.00.

SLAUGHTER KIDS: SEL 1: 4 head 35 lbs 105.00, 42 head 40-49 lbs 120.00-135.00, 99 head 50-59 lbs 150.00-175.00, 14 head 50-59 lbs 125.00-155.00, 57 head 60-69 lbs 180.00-195.00, 77 head 70-79 lbs 200.00-235.00, 51 head 80-89 lbs 200.00-225.00, 19 head 90-99 lbs 225.00-250.00. SEL 2: 26 head 40-49 lbs 105.00-110.00, 60 head 50-59 lbs 110.00-135.00, 4 head 50-59 lbs 110.00-120.00, 28 head 60-69 lbs 125.00-150.00, 34 head 70-79 lbs 145.00-175.0, 23 head 80-89 lbs 165.00-190.00, 33 head 90-99 lbs 150.00-185.00. SEL 3: 10 head 40-49 lbs 95.00-115.00, 2 head 50-59 lbs 75.00-90.00, 5 head 80 lbs 145.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES/DOES: SEL 1: 11 head 60-69 lbs 130.00-145.00, 27 head 70-79 lbs 155.00-175.00, 23 head 80-89 lbs 180.00-210.00, 38 head 90-99 lbs 215.00-240.00, 32 head 100-139 lbs 245.00-290.00. SEL 2: 18 head 80-89 lbs 140.00-165.00, 64 head 90-99 lbs 145.00-195.00, 47 head 100-120 lbs 180.00-235.00. SEL 3: 1 head 80 lbs 115.00, 1 head 90 lbs 105.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: SEL 1: 2 head 60 lbs 155.00, 20 head 70-79 lbs 175.00-200.00, 16 head 80-89 lbs 200.00-225.00, 40 head 100-139 lbs 275.00-350.00, 13 head 150-159 lbs 355.00-415.00, 6 head 200-209 lbs 400.00-490.00. SEL 2: 4 head 60-69 lbs 110.00-135.00, 17 head 70-79 lbs 140.00-165.00, 5 head 89 lbs 155.00-170.00, 10 head 90-99 lbs 175.00-195.00. SEL 3: 1 head 90 lbs 125.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS: SEL 1: 6 head 79 lbs 185.00, 2 head 70-79 lbs 180.00-205.00, 27 head 80-89 lbs 200.00-225.00, 21 head 90-99 lbs 235.00-265.00, 29 head 100-139 lbs 270.00-325.00, 3 head 150-159 lbs 350.00-380.00.

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 | (717) 354-2391 | www.ams.usda.gov

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