New Holland, Pa.
Feb. 4, 2019
Reports Supplied by USDA

SHEEP/LAMB RECEIPTS: 2608; Last Week: 2785; Year Ago:  1948.

GOAT RECEIPTS: 1745; Last Week: 1293; Year Ago: 1172.

Slaughter Sheep: Compared to last week, a very heavy supply of lambs weighing over 80 lbs traded steady to 10.00 lower while a very light supply of lighter lambs traded steady to firm. Ewes mostly steady. Bucks steady. Demand good. Slaughter supply consisted of 92 percent lambs, 7 percent ewes, and 1 percent bucks. All prices per cwt.

SLAUGHTER LAMBS: WOOLED/SHORN: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 107 head 90-110 lbs 195.00-230.00, 11 head 90-110 lbs 200.00-220.00, 54 head 110-130 lbs 160.00-215.00, 46 head 110-130 lbs 160.00-190.00, 134 head 130-150 lbs 140.00-170.00, 41 head 130-150 lbs 125.00-150.00, 43 head 150-200 lbs 135.00-152.00; CHOICE 1-2: 13 head 40-50 lbs 340.00-350.00, 19 head 40-50 lbs 260.00-300.00, 13 head 50-60 lbs 310.00-340.00, 53 head 50-60 lbs 265.00-290.00, 25 head 60-70 lbs 305.00-357.00, 9 head 60-70 lbs 250.00-280.00, 43 head 70-80 lbs 225.00-255.00, 67 head 70-80 lbs 215.00-245.00, 201 head 80-90 lbs 190.00-227.00, 46 head 80-90 lbs 190.00-217.00; CHOICE 2-3: 227 head 90-110 lbs 160.00-207.00, 96 head 90-110 lbs 145.00-190.00, 129 head 110-130 lbs 140.00-185.00, 61 head 110-130 lbs 125.00-152.00, 274 head 130-150 lbs 120.00-155.00, 11 head 150-200 lbs 115.00-125.00; GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 5 head 50-60 lbs 230.00-255.00, 39 head 50-60 lbs 190.00-245.00, 24 head 60-70 lbs 220.00-242.00, 150 head 60-70 lbs 202.00-247.00, 3 head 70-80 lbs 210.00-230.00, 29 head 70-80 lbs 197.00-200.00, 18 head 80-90 lbs 180.00-190.00, 53 head 80-90 lbs 170.00-185.00, 78 head 80-90 lbs 152.00-157.00, 14 head 90-110 lbs 145.00-170.00, 10 head 110-130 lbs 120.00-145.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES: GOOD 2-3: 19 head 80-120 lbs 90.00-120.00, 38 head 80-120 lbs 80.00-115.00, 50 head 120-160 lbs 70.00-105.00, 4 head 120-160 lbs 70.00-95.00, 16 head 160-200 lbs 60.00-95.00; UTILITY 1-3: 30 head 120-160 lbs 50.00-77.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: 3 head 120-160 lbs 110.00-135.00, 3 head 160-200 lbs 105.00-120.00, 2 head 160-200 lbs 100.00-110.00, 2 head 200-300 lbs 90.00-115.00.

Slaughter Goats: Compared to last week, Slaughter Kids traded mostly steady. Nannies and Bucks traded mostly steady to 10.00 lower. Wethers steady on another light test. Overall quality poorer than previous week. Demand good. Today's goat supply consisted of 74 percent kids, 15 percent nannies, and 11 percent bucks and wethers. All goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.

SLAUGHTER KIDS: SEL 1: 43 head 40-60 lbs 160.00-170.00, 10 head 40-60 lbs 160.00-172.00, 102 head 60-80 lbs 170.00-197.00, 10 head 60-80 lbs 205.00-220.00, 51 head 60-80 lbs 180.00-215.00, 39 head 80-100 lbs 187.00-220.00, 4 head 80-100 lbs 235.00-245.00, 79 head 80-100 lbs 210.00-235.00, 11 head 100-120 lbs 240.00-260.00; SEL 2: 177 head 40-60 lbs 125.00-155.00, 31 head 40-60 lbs 145.00-155.00, 53 head 60-80 lbs 155.00-175.00, 9 head 60-80 lbs 165.00-190.00, 25 head 80-100 lbs 180.00-185.00; SEL 3: 97 head 40-60 lbs 105.00-130.00, 37 head 60-80 lbs 130.00-160.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES/DOES: SEL 1: 11 head 80-130 lbs 185.00-210.00, 14 head 130-180 lbs 210.00-235.00; SEL 2: 8 head 50-80 lbs 125.00-155.00, 24 head 80-130 lbs 160.00-195.00, 6 head 130-180 lbs 195.00-215.00; SEL 3: 12 head 50-80 lbs 85.00-125.00, 73 head 80-130 lbs 125.00-165.00, 9 head 80-130 lbs 90.00-110.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS/BILLIES: SEL 1: 6 head 100-150 lbs 230.00-255.00, 11 head 150-250 lbs 290.00-350.00; SEL 2: 9 head 80-100 lbs 165.00-200.00, 27 head 100-150 lbs 190.00-235.00, 7 head 150-250 lbs 255.00-285.00; SEL 3: 13 head 80-100 lbs 125.00-165.00, 16 head 100-150 lbs 160.00-200.00, 3 head 150-250 lbs 215.00-225.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS: SEL 1: 8 head 100-150 lbs 280.00-345.00, 2 head 150-250 lbs 360.00-400.00; SEL 2: 3 head 80-100 lbs 210.00-220.00, 5 head 100-150 lbs 245.00-265.00, 1 head 150-250 lbs 325.00; SEL 3: 10 head 80-100 lbs 170.00-185.00.

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.