New Holland, Pa.
Sept. 23, 2019
Reports Supplied by USDA

SHEEP/LAMB RECEIPTS: 3,197; Last Week: 2,777.

GOAT RECEIPTS: 1,967; Last Week: 2,329.

Compared to last week, Slaughter Lambs traded 10.00-20.00 lower on a heavy supply of overall poorer quality lambs. Ewes traded mostly steady on a light test. Slaughter Kids traded mostly steady with some firmness noted in Wether Kids. Nannies traded 10.00-15.00 lower. Bucks steady to 20.00 higher. Wethers too lightly tested for a comparison.Reported supply included: 62% Slaughter Sheep/Lambs (62% Wooled & Shorn, 29% Hair Breeds, 5% Ewes, 3% Hair Ewes, 0% Bucks, 1% Hair Bucks); 38% Slaughter Goats (38% Kids, 24% Nannies/Does, 18% Bucks/Billies, 4% Wethers, 15% Wether Kids).

SLAUGHTER SHEEP/LAMBS: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 50 head 90-94 lbs 167.00-185.00, 207 head 100-140 lbs 140.00-187.00; CHOICE 1-2: 8 head 50-52 lbs 185.00-190.00, 54 head 60-69 lbs 180.00-205.00, 60 head 70-75 lbs 165.00-197.00, 6 head 74-75 lbs 200.00-205.00, 45 head 80-88 lbs 157.00-185.00, 4 head 88 lbs 210.00; CHOICE 2-3: 121 head 90-99 lbs 145.00-170.00, 281 head 100-140 lbs 140.00-167.00; GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 4 head 40-48 lbs 160.00-180.00, 6 head 55-58 lbs 152.00-172.00, 65 head 60-68 lbs 140.00-175.00, 99 head 70-79 lbs 120.00-160.00, 98 head 81-89 lbs 137.00-167.00, 61 head 90-98 lbs 130.00-157.00, 15 head 103-111 lbs 135.00-160.00; HAIR: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 3 head 105-120 lbs 150.00-170.00; CHOICE 1-2: 8 head 50-54 lbs 170.00-175.00, 20 head 66-67 lbs 170.00, 57 head 70-75 lbs 150.00-165.00, 23 head 80-85 lbs 147.00-165.00, 21 head 83 lbs 172.00; CHOICE 2-3: 83 head 91-99 lbs 140.00-155.00, 34 head 101-135 lbs 130.00-147.00; GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 40 head 42-49 lbs 120.00-162.00, 13 head 57-58 lbs 145.00-165.00, 65 head 60-69 lbs 135.00-157.00, 108 head 70-79 lbs 120.00-152.00, 72 head 80-85 lbs 127.00-150.00, 6 head 95-99 lbs 115.00-135.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES: GOOD 2-3: 19 head 113-138 lbs 80.00-85.00, 34 head 150-185 lbs 72.00-85.00; UTILITY 1-3: 33 head 105-149 lbs 55.00-71.00; HAIR BREEDS: CHOICE 2-3: 8 head 90-99 lbs 80.00-112.00, 55 head 105-149 lbs 72.00-105.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: 1-2: 2 head 190-195 lbs 90.00-95.00; HAIR BREEDS: 13 head 112-135 lbs 90.00-115.00.

SLAUGHTER KIDS (hd): SEL 1: 16 head 40-49 lbs 125.00-140.00, 39 head 50-59 lbs 142.00-165.00, 18 head 60-69 lbs 145.00-175.00, 4 head 70-79 lbs 165.00-190.00, 9 head 80-89 lbs 180.00-210.00, 9 head 90-99 lbs 200.00-235.00; SEL 2: 55 head 40-49 lbs 100.00-120.00, 20 head 50-59 lbs 120.00-145.00, 53 head 60-69 lbs 125.00-140.00, 5 head 70-79 lbs 140.00-160.00. SEL 3: 23 head 40-49 lbs 85.00-105.00, 34 head 50-59 lbs 100.00-120.00, 21 head 60-69 lbs 110.00-135.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES/DOES (hd): SEL 1: 26 head 100-149 lbs 165.00-185.00, 3 head 150-175 lbs 205.00-230.00; SEL 2: 27 head 100-125 lbs 125.00-165.00; SEL 3: 49 head 70-79 lbs 75.00-110.00, 12 head 80-89 lbs 80.00-115.00, 39 head 90-99 lbs 85.00-115.00, 39 head 100-125 lbs 100.00-150.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS/BILLIES (hd): SEL 1: 15 head 100-149 lbs 200.00-255.00, 22 head 150-199 lbs 265.00-310.00, 5 head 200-249 lbs 370.00-400.00; SEL 2: 20 head 90-99 lbs 145.00-175.00, 27 head 100-149 lbs 155.00-215.00, 8 head 150-199 lbs 215.00-250.00; SEL 3: 12 head 75-79 lbs 100.00, 2 head 80-89 lbs 110.00-120.00, 30 head 100-135 lbs 125.00-175.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS (hd): SEL 1: 14 head 150-199 lbs 375.00-460.00; SEL 1-2: 10 head 100-125 lbs 270.00-330.00; SEL 2: 4 head 150-199 lbs 350.00-370.00.

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