New Holland, Pa.
July 16, 2018
Reports Supplied by USDA

SHEEP/LAMB RECEIPTS: 2249; Last Monday: 2360; Year Ago:  1979.

GOAT RECEIPTS: 1467; Last Monday: 845; Year Ago: 1775.

Slaughter Sheep: Compared to last week, Slaughter Lambs sold mostly steady with some weakness noted in lambs weighing over 90 lbs. Slaughter Ewes mostly steady. Supply included 90 percent lambs, 9 percent ewes, and 1 percent bucks. All prices per cwt.

SLAUGHTER LAMBS: WOOLED/SHORN: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 45 head 90-110 lbs 210.00-225.00, 18 head 110-130 lbs 185.00-210.00, 2 head 110-130 lbs 190.00, 4 head 130-150 lbs 195.00-205.00; CHOICE 1-2: 10 head 40-50 lbs 200.00-230.00, 6 head 40-50 lbs 205.00-210.00, 24 head 50-60 lbs 210.00-220.00, 47 head 50-6 lbs 200.00-215.00, 84 head 60-70 lbs 195.00-225.00, 55 head 60-70 lbs 185.00-200.00, 86 head 70-80 lbs 182.00-212.00, 171 head 70-80 lbs 175.00-200.00, 12 head 70-80 lbs 220.00-225.00, 153 head 80-90 lbs 182.00-207.00, 102 head 80-90 lbs 172.00-192.00, 7 head 80-90 lbs 220.00-230.00; CHOICE 2-3: 273 head 90-110 lbs 175.00-210.00, 17 head 90-110 lbs 180.00-200.00 Hair Sheep, 96 head 110-130 lbs 170.00-190.00, 6 head 110-130 lbs 180.00-185.00 Hair Sheep, 16 head 130-150 lbs 165.00-185.00, 4 head 150-200 lbs 155.00-160.00; Good/Choice 1-2: 12 head 40-50 lbs 180.00-180.00, 21 head 50-60 lbs 180.00-207.00, 20 head 50-60 lbs 180.00-200.00, 22 head 60-70 lbs 170.00-190.00, 42 head 60-70 lbs 170.00-185.00, 14 head 70-80 lbs 160.00-185.00, 38 head 70-80 lbs 165.00-180.00, 67 head 80-90 lbs 160.00-185.00, 83 head 90-110 lbs 150.00-185.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES: GOOD 2-3: 2 head 80-120 lbs 100.00-105.00, 11 head 80-120 lbs 95.00-110.00, 81 head 120-160 lbs 70.00-100.00, 17 head 120-160 lbs 80.00-110.00, 18 head 160-200 lbs 80.00-105.00, 2 head 160-200 lbs 70.00-90.00, 2 head 200-300 lbs 75.00-77.00; UTILITY 1-3: 10 head 80-120 lbs 70.00-95.00, 7 head 80-120 lbs 60.00-75.00, 12 head 120-160 lbs 55.00-75.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: 6 head 200-300 lbs 90.00-115.00.

Slaughter Goats: Compared to last week, Slaughter Kids sold mostly steady to 15.00 higher. Nannies mostly steady. Bucks unevenly steady. Wethers firm on limited comparable receipts. Demand moderate to good. Today's goat supply consisted of 42 percent Slaughter Kids, 43 percent Slaughter Nannies, and 15 percent Bucks/Billies and Wethers. All goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.

SLAUGHTER KIDS: SEL 1: 23 head 40-60 lbs 150.00-180.00, 47 head 60-80 lbs 170.00-210.00, 10 head 60-80 lbs 215.00-225.00, 20 head 80-100 lbs 205.00-235.00, 16 head 80-100 lbs 255.00-290.00, 4 head 100-120 lbs 285.00-310.00; SEL 2: 23 head 20-40 lbs 90.00-120.00, 53 head 40-60 lbs 135.00-160.00, 41 head 60-80 lbs 160.00-185.00, 5 head 60-80 lbs 175.00-185.00, 5 head 80-100 lbs 190.00-200.00; SEL 3: 47 head 20-40 lbs 70.00-105.00, 42 head 40-60 lbs 110.00-140.00, 36 head 60-80 lbs 120.00-150.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES/DOES: SEL 1: 43 head 80-130 lbs 180.00-220.00, 30 head 130-180 lbs 210.00-250.00; SEL 2: 76 head 80-130 lbs 160.00-190.00, 37 head 130-180 lbs 185.00-215.00; SEL 3: 22 head 50-80 lbs 80.00-105.00, 10 head 50-80 lbs 55.00-75.00, 87 head 80-130 lbs 120.00-160.00, 74 head 80-130 lbs 95.00-110.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS/BILLIES: SEL 1: 4 head 80-100 lbs 200.00-220.00, 12 head 100-150 lbs 250.00-285.00, 13 head 150-250 lbs 285.00-330.00, 6 head 150-250 lbs 350.00-375.00; SEL 2: 9 head 80-100 lbs 180.00-200.00, 20 head 100-150 lbs 215.00-255.00, 3 head 150-250 lbs 250.00-275.00; SEL 3: 18 head 80-100 lbs 150.00-175.00, 22 head 100-150 lbs 170.00-210.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS: SEL 1: 2 head 100-150 lbs 360.00-375.00, 5 head 150-250 lbs 370.00-390.00; SEL 2: 6 head 80-100 lbs 230.00-255.00, 4 head 100-150 lbs 325.00-330.00, 3 head 150-250 lbs 345.00-365.00; SEL 3: 3 head 80-100 lbs 200.00-235.00, 4 head 100-150 lbs 240.00-270.00.

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.