New Holland, Pa.
Dec. 3, 2018
Reports Supplied by USDA

SHEEP/LAMB RECEIPTS: 2628; Last Monday: 3153; Year Ago: 2798.

GOAT RECEIPTS: 2006; Last Monday: 1705; Year Ago: 1585.

Slaughter Sheep: Compared to a heavy supply last week, Slaughter Lambs traded steady to 10.00 higher with most movement in lambs weighing over 80 lbs. Slaughter Ewes traded unevenly steady. Demand moderate. Supply consisted of 88 percent Slaughter Lambs, 11 percent Slaughter Ewes, and 1 percent Slaughter Bucks. All sheep are sold by the hundred weight.

SLAUGHTER LAMBS: WOOLED/SHORN: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 3 head 70-80 lbs 210.00-235.00, 7 head 70-80 lbs 215.00-225.00, 9 head 80-90 lbs 197.00-205.00, 40 head 80-90 lbs 175.00-205.00, 121 head 90-110 lbs 180.00-216.00, 13 head 90-110 lbs 170.00-200.00, 113 head 110-130 lbs 170.00-205.00, 9 head 110-130 lbs 157.00-180.00, 17 head 130-150 lbs 144.00-160.00, 8 head 130-150 lbs 155.00-165.00, 3 head 150-200 lbs 150.00-160.00; CHOICE 1-2: 22 head 50-60 lbs 220.00-255.00, 92 head 50-60 lbs 222.00-260.00, 23 head 60-70 lbs 200.00-237.00, 77 head 60-70 lbs 210.00-240.00, 26 head 70-80 lbs 185.00-210.00, 73 head 70-80 lbs 180.00-212.00, 48 head 80-90 lbs 165.00-190.00, 17 head 80-90 lbs 160.00-185.00, 201 head 80-90 lbs 142.00-155.00; CHOICE 2-3: 78 head 90-110 lbs 150.00-180.00, 117 head 90-110 lbs 130.00-165.00, 40 head 110-130 lbs 130.00-165.00, 59 head 110-130 lbs 130.00-155.00, 25 head 130-150 lbs 135.00-150.00, 6 head 150-200 lbs 130.00-150.00; GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 24 head 40-50 lbs 185.00-215.00, 22 head 40-50 lbs 180.00-210.00, 28 head 50-60 lbs 177.00-210.00, 44 head 50-60 lbs 170.00-210.00, 89 head 60-70 lbs 170.00-210.00, 32 head 60-70 lbs 180.00-205.00, 21 head 70-80 lbs 170.00-185.00, 35 head 70-80 lbs 165.00-185.00, 86 head 80-90 lbs 137.00-167.00, 10 head 80-90 lbs 140.00-155.00, 109 head 90-110 lbs 135.00-160.00, 9 head 90-110 lbs 120.00-145.00, 21 head 110-130 lbs 130.00-147.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES: GOOD 2-3: 7 head 80-120 lbs 60.00-80.00, 10 head 80-120 lbs 80.00-100.00, 51 head 120-160 lbs 50.00-75.00, 12 head 120-200 lbs 62.00-75.00, 23 head 160-200 lbs 60.00-90.00, 4 head 200-300 lbs 50.00-80.00; UTILITY 1-3: 121 head 80-200 lbs 40.00-65.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: 6 head 120-160 lbs 110.00-125.00, 2 head 120-200 lbs 70.00-75.00, 3 head 160-200 lbs 115.00-125.00, 8 head 200-300 lbs 70.00-90.00, 1 head 200-300 lbs 100.00.

Slaughter Goats: Compared to last week, Slaughter Kids traded mostly steady on better quality supplies. Nannies and Bucks traded mostly steady to 10.00. Wethers traded with a steady to firm undertone on limited comparable receipts. Demand moderate. Today's goat supply consisted of 53 percent kids, 30 percent nannies, and 17 percent bucks and wethers. All goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.

SLAUGHTER KIDS: SEL 1: 22 head 40-60 lbs 145.00-170.00, 68 head 60-80 lbs 160.00-190.00, 57 head 80-100 lbs 180.00-215.00, 36 head 80-100 lbs 180.00-215.00, 15 head 100-120 lbs 200.00-220.00, 55 head 100-120 lbs 200.00-235.00; SEL 2: 61 head 40-60 lbs 125.00-145.00, 64 head 60-80 lbs 140.00-165.00, 18 head 60-80 lbs 150.00-170.00; SEL 3: 46 head 40-60 lbs 90.00-120.00, 39 head 60-80 lbs 125.00-150.00, 19 head 60-80 lbs 145.00-150.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES/DOES: SEL 1: 10 head 80-130 lbs 175.00-190.00, 17 head 130-180 lbs 200.00-235.00; SEL 2: 93 head 80-130 lbs 140.00-170.00, 20 head 130-180 lbs 175.00-190.00; SEL 3: 14 head 50-80 lbs 75.00-100.00, 127 head 80-130 lbs 105.00-145.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS/BILLIES: SEL 1: 8 head 100-150 lbs 230.00-275.00, 9 head 150-250 lbs 295.00-335.00; SEL 2: 10 head 80-100 lbs 175.00-190.00, 34 head 100-150 lbs 185.00-235.00, 10 head 150-250 lbs 275.00-300.00; SEL 3: 13 head 80-100 lbs 125.00-150.00, 11 head 100-150 lbs 155.00-185.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS: SEL 1: 14 head 100-150 lbs 235.00-275.00, 3 head 150-250 lbs 260.00-315.00; SEL 2: 14 head 80-100 lbs 160.00-175.00, 22 head 100-150 lbs 175.00-230.00; SEL 3: 13 head 80-100 lbs 140.00-155.00, 7 head 100-150 lbs 160.00-175.00.

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.