New Holland, Pa.
May 7, 2018
Reports Supplied by USDA

SHEEP/LAMB RECEIPTS: 3277; Last Monday: 2694; Year Ago:  2393.

GOAT RECEIPTS: 1475; Last Monday: 1758; Year Ago: 1175.

Slaughter Sheep: Compared to last week, Slaughter Lambs sold mostly steady to 10.00 higher on heavy supplies. Slaughter Ewes mostly steady. Demand moderate. The supply included 86 percent lambs, 12 percent ewes, and 2 percent bucks. All prices per cwt.

SLAUGHTER LAMBS: WOOLED/SHORN: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 113 head 90-110 lbs 232.00-270.00, 9 head 110-130 lbs 225.00-240.00, 15 head 150-200 lbs 175.00-200.00; CHOICE 1-2: 82 head 40-50 lbs 225.00-255.00, 100 head 40-50 lbs 210.00-225.00, 11 head 40-50 lbs 275.00-290.00, 160 head 50-60 lbs 220.00-245.00, 456 head 50-60 lbs 207.00-255.00, 12 head 50-60 lbs 260.00-265.00, 151 head 60-70 lbs 220.00-250.00, 82 head 60-70 lbs 217.00-250.00, 4 head 60-70 lbs 280.00, 204 head 70-80 lbs 220.00-255.00, 68 head 70-80 lbs 212.00-235.00, 4 head 70-80 lbs 260.00-265.00, 170 head 80-90 lbs 217.00-250.00, 15 head 80-90 lbs 215.00-235.00, 7 head 80-90 lbs 265.00; CHOICE 2-3: 36 head 90-110 lbs 200.00-226.00, 14 head 90-110 lbs 175.00-230.00, 19 head 110-130 lbs 172.00-225.00, 8 head 110-130 lbs 212.00-222.00, 9 head 130-150 lbs 175.00; GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 65 head 50-60 lbs 200.00-217.00 Hair Sheep, 21 head 60-70 lbs 197.00-210.00 Hair Sheep, 8 head 70-80 lbs 190.00-220.00 Hair Sheep, 34 head 80-90 lbs 200.00-225.00 Hair Sheep, 14 head 90-110 lbs 165.00-180.00, 12 head 90-110 lbs 195.00-210.00, 11 head 110-130 lbs 150.00-205.00; GOOD/CHOICE 2-3: 10 head 60-70 lbs 225.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES: GOOD 2-3: 31 head 120-160 lbs 80.00-115.00, 79 head 120-160 lbs 80.00-89.00, 55 head 160-200 lbs 72.00-100.00, 5 head 160-200 lbs 105.00, 31 head 200-300 lbs 70.00-90.00, 15 head 200-300 lbs 89.00; GOOD 3-4: 6 head 120-160 lbs 55.00-80.00, 15 head 160-200 lbs 50.00-85.00, 19 head 200-300 lbs 60.00-77.00; UTILITY 1-3: 22 head 90-110 lbs 70.00-87.00, 57 head 120-160 lbs 70.00-117.00, 12 head 120-160 lbs 65.00-70.00, 17 head 160-200 lbs 65.00-80.00, 33 head 160-200 lbs 70.00-92.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: 3 head 160-200 lbs 90.00-95.00, 5 head 200-300 lbs 90.00-105.00.

Slaughter Goats: Compared to last week, Slaughter Kids sold mostly steady. Slaughter Nannies sold mostly steady. Slaughter Bucks sold mostly steady. Wethers mostly steady. Today's goat supply consisted of 64 percent Slaughter Kids, 16 percent Slaughter Nannies, and 20 percent Bucks/Billies and Wethers. All goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.

SLAUGHTER KIDS: SEL 1: 9 head 20-30 lbs 120.00-135.00, 38 head 30-40 lbs 130.00-150.00, 18 head 40-50 lbs 180.00-192.00, 17 head 50-60 lbs 160.00-195.00, 29 head 60-70 lbs 185.00-225.00, 13 head 70-80 lbs 190.00-195.00; SEL 2: 10 head 20-30 lbs 105.00-125.00, 70 head 30-40 lbs 107.00-135.00, 10 head 40-50 lbs 142.00-170.00, 38 head 50-60 lbs 145.00-165.00, 52 head 60-70 lbs 180.00-200.00; SEL 3: 26 head 20-30 lbs 65.00-105.00, 53 head 30-40 lbs 70.00-105.00, 9 head 40-50 lbs 140.00, 51 head 60-70 lbs 130.00-172.00, 13 head 70-80 lbs 175.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES/DOES: SEL 1: 6 head 80-130 lbs 185.00-210.00, 23 head 130-180 lbs 210.00-245.00, 9 head 130-180 lbs 250.00-280.00; SEL 2: 69 head 80-130 lbs 145.00-210.00, 13 head 130-180 lbs 135.00-190.00; SEL 3: 26 head 50-80 lbs 90.00-185.00, 31 head 80-130 lbs 95.00-145.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS/BILLIES: SEL 1: 1 head 80-100 lbs 195.00, 14 head 100-150 lbs 220.00-295.00, 16 head 150-250 lbs 295.00-375.00, 3 head 150-250 lbs 395.00-445.00; SEL 2: 24 head 80-100 lbs 175.00-215.00, 27 head 100-150 lbs 205.00-270.00, 28 head 150-250 lbs 260.00-300.00; SEL 3: 7 head 80-100 lbs 140.00-180.00, 20 head 100-150 lbs 160.00-220.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS: SEL 1: 5 head 40-50 lbs 330.00-395.00, 82 head 100-110 lbs 265.00-335.00, 3 head 200-210 lbs 455.00-460.00; SEL 2: 24 head 40-50 lbs 200.00-265.00, 10 head 90-100 lbs 250.00-285.00; SEL 3: 20 head 110-120 lbs 155.00-225.00.

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 Ag Market News, New Holland, PA. Levi Geyer, 717-406-7350. John Stacy, Kayley Ellis, 717-354-2391.2391.www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/ln_ls144.txt.