New Holland, Pa.
June 24, 2019
Reports Supplied by USDA

SHEEP/LAMB RECEIPTS: 3,703; Last Week: 2,342.

GOAT RECEIPTS: 1,653; Last Week: 1,303.

Compared to last week, Slaughter Lambs traded mostly 10.00-20.00 lower on a heavy supply of overall poorer quality offerings. Demand could not keep up with supply and prices weakened throughout the sale. Ewes traded mostly 5.00-15.00 lower. Bucks sold weak on a very light test. Slaughter Kids traded mostly 5.00-15.00 lower. Nannies sold mostly steady to 10.00 lower. Bucks traded 10.00-30.00 lower. Not enough Wethers last week for a comparison. Demand moderate. Reported supply included: 69% Slaughter Sheep/Lambs (54% Wooled & Shorn, 34% Hair Breeds, 8% Ewes, 4% Hair Ewes, 0% Bucks, 0% Hair Bucks); 31% Slaughter Goats (50% Kids, 25% Nannies/Does, 22% Bucks/Billies, 3% Wethers).

SLAUGHTER SHEEP/LAMBS: WOOLED/SHORN: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 21 head 74-77 lbs 182.00-190.00, 28 head 80-88 lbs 182.00-190.00, 160 head 90-99 lbs 167.00-202.00, 350 head 100-138 lbs 150.00-190.00, 40 head 100-110 lbs 197.00-215.00; CHOICE 1-2: 20 head 40-49 lbs 180.00-200.00, 32 head 51-58 lbs 165.00-185.00, 69 head 60-69 lbs 165.00-190.00, 99 head 70-79 lbs 162.00-185.00, 137 head 80-89 lbs 160.00-185.00; CHOICE 2-3: 76 head 92-99 lbs 157.00-180.00, 102 head 103-119 lbs 135.00-170.00; GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 3 head 48 lbs 150.00, 38 head 50-58 lbs 150.00-168.00, 13 head 65-69 lbs 150.00-160.00, 34 head 70-78 lbs 150.00-160.00, 12 head 83-89 lbs 140.00-155.00, 25 head 119 lbs 135.00; HAIR BREEDS: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 9 head 72-75 lbs 185.00-190.00; CHOICE 1-2: 7 head 33-35 lbs 195.00, 39 head 46-47 lbs 180.00-185.00, 36 head 54-59 lbs 170.00-187.00, 94 head 60-68 lbs 165.00-185.00, 72 head 71-79 lbs 152.00-182.00, 159 head 82-88 lbs 145.00-170.00; CHOICE 2-3: 181 head 90-99 lbs 140.00-170.00, 69 head 104-120 lbs 140.00-165.00; GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 24 head 45 lbs 170.00, 76 head 52-59 lbs 140.00-165.00, 18 head 64-68 lbs 140.00-160.00, 6 head 71 lbs 140.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES: GOOD 2-3: 49 head 105-149 lbs 65.00-95.00, 57 head 153-186 lbs 65.00-82.00, 5 head 215-245 lbs 60.00-85.00; UTILITY 1-3: 46 head 119-149 lbs 45.00-62.00, 40 head 153-165 lbs 45.00-50.00; HAIR: GOOD 2-3: 10 head 94-98 lbs 100.00-105.00, 41 head 100-149 lbs 60.00-95.00, 10 head 150-176 lbs 50.00-65.00; UTILITY 1-3: 9 head 85-86 lbs 50.00-60.00, 18 head 90-95 lbs 55.00-75.00, 13 head 100-130 lbs 50.00-70.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: 1-2: 1 head 165 lbs 90.00; HAIR: 1 head 165 lbs 65.00.

SLAUGHTER KIDS (hd): SEL 1: 10 head 40-49 lbs 135.00-150.00, 24 head 50-59 lbs 150.00-185.00, 26 head 60-69 lbs 165.00-200.00, 11 head 70-79 lbs 175.00-195.00, 6 head 80-89 lbs 195.00-210.00; SEL 2: 30 head 40-49 lbs 115.00-130.00, 62 head 50-59 lbs 125.00-150.00, 30 head 60-69 lbs 155.00-175.00, 9 head 70-79 lbs 160.00-185.00; SEL 3: 41 head 40-49 lbs 90.00-115.00, 7 head 50-59 lbs 120.00-125.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES/DOES (hd): SEL 1: 13 head 100-149 lbs 185.00-215.00, 3 head 120-125 lbs 225.00-235.00, 16 head 150-199 lbs 210.00-240.00; SEL 2: 33 head 100-149 lbs 150.00-190.00, 6 head 150-170 lbs 185.00-210.00; SEL 3: 11 head 90-99 lbs 90.00-115.00, 8 head 90-99 lbs 80.00-85.00, 39 head 100-149 lbs 100.00-145.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS/BILLIES (hd): SEL 1: 12 head 100-149 lbs 210.00-240.00, 8 head 150-199 lbs 260.00-325.00, 2 head 200-249 lbs 330.00-360.00; SEL 2: 7 head 90-99 lbs 145.00-185.00, 31 head 100-149 lbs 170.00-210.00, 10 head 150-199 lbs 210.00-250.00; SEL 3: 5 head 80-89 lbs 110.00-130.00, 8 head 90-99 lbs 125.00-135.00, 3 head 90 lbs 90.00-115.00, 19 head 100-149 lbs 130.00-175.00, 6 head 120-130 lbs 105.00-135.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS (hd): SEL 1: 8 head 115-149 lbs 275.00-340.00; SEL 2: 2 head 90-99 lbs 230.00-235.00, 2 head 100-149 lbs 245.00-250.00.

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