New Holland, Pa.
Feb. 11, 2019
Reports Supplied by USDA

SHEEP/LAMB RECEIPTS: 2697; Last Week: 2608; Year Ago:  2062.

GOAT RECEIPTS: 1018; Last Week: 1745; Year Ago: 1593.

Slaughter Sheep: Compared to last week, Slaughter Lambs traded mostly steady to 20.00 higher. There were several Choice quality groups of lambs weighing under 90 lbs on offer which brought the best demand. However, a majority of lambs on offer weighed over 90 lbs. Ewes steady to firm on a heavier supply. Bucks mostly steady on a light test. Demand good. Slaughter supply consisted of 78 percent lambs, 21 percent ewes, and 1 percent bucks. All prices per cwt.

SLAUGHTER LAMBS: WOOLED/SHORN: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 35 head 80-90 lbs 250.00-275.00, 57 head 90-110 lbs 215.00-255.00, 89 head 90-110 lbs 200.00-230.00, 55 head 110-130 lbs 170.00-225.00, 6 head 110-130 lbs 175.00-210.00, 232 head 130-150 lbs 140.00-175.00, 6 head 150-200 lbs 130.00-145.00;  CHOICE 1-2: 17 head 40-50 lbs 285.00-315.00, 9 head 40-50 lbs 270.00-300.00, 26 head 50-60 lbs 260.00-280.00, 66 head 50-60 lbs 270.00-290.00, 69 head 60-70 lbs 242.00-275.00, 27 head 60-70 lbs 250.00-280.00, 120 head 70-80 lbs 230.00-260.00, 69 head 70-80 lbs 237.00-260.00, 99 head 80-90 lbs 210.00-250.00, 84 head 80-90 lbs 210.00-240.00;  CHOICE 2-3: 112 head 90-110 lbs 180.00-215.00, 152 head 90-110 lbs 170.00-205.00, 104 head 110-130 lbs 135.00-180.00, 10 head 110-130 lbs 145.00-180.00, 21 head 130-150 lbs 130.00-155.00, 47 head 150-200 lbs 120.00-135.00; GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 10 head 40-50 lbs 240.00-270.00, 11 head 50-60 lbs 220.00-250.00, 44 head 50-60 lbs 220.00-270.00, 18 head 60-70 lbs 225.00-255.00, 47 head 60-70 lbs 220.00-255.00, 16 head 70-80 lbs 200.00-220.00, 70 head 70-80 lbs 210.00-245.00, 12 head 80-90 lbs 175.00-205.00, 12 head 80-90 lbs 195.00-210.00, 51 head 90-110 lbs 150.00-180.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES: GOOD 2-3:  11 head 80-120 lbs 100.00-125.00, 17 head 80-120 lbs 105.00-135.00, 49 head 120-160 lbs 80.00-100.00, 31 head 120-160 lbs 85.00-100.00, 323 head 160-200 lbs 65.00-95.00, 12 head 200-300 lbs 65.00-95.00; UTILITY 1-3: 6 head 80-120 lbs 70.00-100.00, 8 head 80-120 lbs 75.00-105.00, 9 head 120-160 lbs 70.00-80.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: 1 head 120-160 lbs 135.00, 4 head 120-160 lbs 130.00-135.00, 7 head 160-200 lbs 100.00-115.00, 3 head 160-200 lbs 115.00-120.00, 4 head 200-300 lbs 85.00-105.00.

Slaughter Goats: Compared to last week, a lighter supply of goats on offer. Slaughter Kids and Nannies traded mostly 10.00-20.00 higher. Bucks traded mostly steady to 20.00 higher. Not enough Wethers for a market test. Demand good. Today's goat supply consisted of 44 percent kids, 30 percent nannies, and 26 percent bucks and wethers. All goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.

SLAUGHTER KIDS: SEL 1:  9 head 40-60 lbs 150.00-185.00, 11 head 60-80 lbs 195.00-220.00, 19 head 60-80 lbs 190.00-220.00, 34 head 80-100 lbs 225.00-250.00, 37 head 80-100 lbs 220.00-235.00, 3 head 100-120 lbs 240.00-255.00, 18 head 100-120 lbs 245.00-250.00;  SEL 2: 19 head 40-60 lbs 125.00-160.00, 14 head 60-80 lbs 175.00-195.00, 10 head 80-100 lbs 190.00-215.00, 4 head 80-100 lbs 215.00-215.00; SEL 3:  22 head 40-60 lbs 105.00-140.00, 14 head 60-80 lbs 140.00-175.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES/DOES: SEL 1:  15 head 80-130 lbs 200.00-235.00, 24 head 130-180 lbs 220.00-260.00; SEL 2: 3 head 50-80 lbs 130.00-175.00, 4 head 50-80 lbs 155.00-175.00, 25 head 80-130 lbs 165.00-205.00, 18 head 130-180 lbs 200.00-220.00; SEL 3: 13 head 50-80 lbs 105.00-140.00, 6 head 50-80 lbs 85.00-125.00, 38 head 80-130 lbs 130.00-170.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS/BILLIES: SEL 1:  6 head 100-150 lbs 245.00-260.00, 15 head 150-250 lbs 300.00-375.00; SEL 2:  10 head 50-100 lbs 155.00-200.00, 11 head 80-100 lbs 180.00-200.00, 16 head 100-150 lbs 200.00-250.00, 8 head 150-250 lbs 260.00-310.00; SEL 3: 14 head 150-250 lbs 110.00-155.00, 19 head 80-100 lbs 150.00-180.00, 7 head 100-150 lbs 160.00-230.00, 5 head 150-250 lbs 225.00-275.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS: SEL 1:  2 head 100-150 lbs 300.00-300.00, 3 head 150-250 lbs 320.00-345.00; SEL 2:  5 head 50-100 lbs 155.00-180.00, 2 head 80-150 lbs 215.00-230.00, 4 head 150-250 lbs 285.00-305.00.

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.