New Holland, Pa.
Sept. 9, 2019
Reports Supplied by USDA

SHEEP/LAMB RECEIPTS: 2,234; Last Week: n/a.

GOAT RECEIPTS: 1,465; Last Week: 1,768.

Sheep sale not reported last week due to reduced staff for Labor Day Holiday so no trend available. Compared to last week, Slaughter Kids traded mostly steady to 10.00 higher. Wether Kids steady to 20.00 higher. Nannies traded steady to 20.00 higher. Bucks mostly 15.00-30.00 higher. Wethers sharply higher on limited comparable receipts. All classes saw the most movement in Selection 1 individuals. Overall quality better than previous sale. Demand good.Reported supply included: 60% Slaughter Sheep/Lambs (55% Wooled & Shorn, 35% Hair Breeds, 5% Ewes, 5% Hair Ewes, 0% Bucks, 1% Hair Bucks); 40% Slaughter Goats (34% Kids, 32% Nannies/Does, 13% Bucks/Billies, 3% Wethers, 17% Wether Kids).

SLAUGHTER SHEEP/LAMBS: CHOICE/PRIME 1-2: 71 head 123-143 lbs 165.00-180.00; CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 9 head 73-78 lbs 235.00-245.00, 28 head 80-88 lbs 225.00-247.00, 88 head 90-98 lbs 215.00-235.00, 97 head 100-144 lbs 170.00-230.00, 2 head 150-160 lbs 160.00-180.00. CHOICE 1-2: 2 head 45 lbs 230.00, 6 head 50 lbs 215.00, 11 head 60-69 lbs 190.00-235.00, 93 head 70-78 lbs 190.00-230.00, 133 head 80-88 lbs 195.00-225.00. CHOICE 2-3: 97 head 90-98 lbs 180.00-205.00, 79 head 100-145 lbs 160.00-187.00, 10 head 150-180 lbs 150.00-165.00. GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 9 head 48 lbs 170.00-185.00, 14 head 53-56 lbs 185.00-200.00, 19 head 60-67 lbs 172.00-205.00, 101 head 70-79 lbs 157.00-195.00, 32 head 80-89 lbs 165.00-180.00, 10 head 90-98 lbs 170.00-180.00, 18 head 107-124 lbs 130.00-165.00. HAIR BREEDS: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 10 head 91-95 lbs 190.00-210.00, 12 head 100-123 lbs 175.00-180.00. CHOICE 1-2: 4 head 45-48 lbs 200.00-215.00, 47 head 50-59 lbs 210.00-215.00, 35 head 65-69 lbs 195.00-220.00, 68 head 70-78 lbs 180.00-210.00, 160 head 80-86 lbs 172.00-190.00. CHOICE 2-3: 82 head 90-99 lbs 170.00-190.00, 15 head 108-119 lbs 155.00-180.00. GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 33 head 45-49 lbs 170.00-190.00, 15 head 55 lbs 185.00-195.00, 74 head 60-66 lbs 160.00-185.00, 17 head 75-78 lbs 150.00-170.00, 14 head 85-88 lbs 162.00-175.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES: GOOD 2-3: 40 head 115-146 lbs 82.00-115.00, 3 head 115-135 lbs 130.00-150.00, 12 head 160-183 lbs 70.00-95.00, 5 head 150-155 lbs 115.00-145.00, 15 head 200-224 lbs 75.00-85.00. UTILITY 1-3: 6 head 111-125 lbs 50.00-62.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: 1-3: 1 head 165 lbs 90.00, 1 head 235 lbs 70.00; HAIR: 8 head 120-135 lbs 105.00-130.00, 5 head 155-195 lbs 90.00-130.00.

SLAUGHTER KIDS (hd): SEL 1: 5 head 40-49 lbs 145.00-165.00, 36 head 50-59 lbs 165.00-185.00, 8 head 60-69 lbs 185.00-215.00, 17 head 70-79 lbs 195.00-225.00, 4 head 70-79 lbs 242.00-245.00, 9 head 80-89 lbs 220.00-235.00. SEL 2: 3 head 20-25 lbs 95.00-105.00, 34 head 30-39 lbs 100.00-120.00, 44 head 40-49 lbs 125.00-140.00, 43 head 50-59 lbs 135.00-160.00, 9 head 70-79 lbs 175.00-190.00. SEL 3: 14 head 20-25 lbs 65.00-80.00, 2 head 30-39 lbs 80.00-90.00, 23 head 40-49 lbs 95.00-120.00, 14 head 50-59 lbs 110.00-125.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES/DOES (hd): SEL 1: 40 head 100-149 lbs 210.00-255.00, 14 head 150-199 lbs 250.00-275.00. SEL 2: 7 head 90-99 lbs 155.00-165.00, 37 head 100-149 lbs 170.00-215.00. SEL 3: 21 head 60-69 lbs 75.00-100.00, 7 head 70-79 lbs 100.00-110.00, 8 head 80-89 lbs 100.00-120.00, 65 head 90-99 lbs 100.00-125.00, 57 head 100-125 lbs 115.00-165.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS/BILLIES (hd): SEL 1: 7 head 90-99 lbs 225.00-255.00, 26 head 100-149 lbs 250.00-300.00, 10 head 150-199 lbs 330.00-390.00; SEL 2: 7 head 90-99 lbs 200.00-220.00, 29 head 100-149 lbs 200.00-240.00, 7 head 150-199 lbs 300.00-340.00. SEL 3: 9 head 90-99 lbs 155.00-160.00, 2 head 100-125 lbs 175.00-210.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS (hd): SEL 1: 6 head 125-149 lbs 340.00-375.00, 10 head 150-199 lbd 420.00-495.00; SEL 2: 4 head 100-125 lbs 280.00-315.00, 2 head 150-175 lbs 355.00-380.00.

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/1913