New Holland, Pa.
Aug. 7, 2018
Reports Supplied by USDA

SHEEP/LAMB RECEIPTS: 3242; Last Monday: 2819; Year Ago: 2116.

GOAT RECEIPTS: 1852; Last Monday: 2378; Year Ago: 2259.

Slaughter Sheep: Compared to last week, Slaughter Lambs sold mostly steady with some weakness noted in a heavy supply of lambs weighing over 80 lbs. Demand good. Slaughter Ewes mostly steady to 10.00 higher. Supply included 91 percent lambs, 8 percent ewes, and 1 percent bucks. All prices per cwt.

SLAUGHTER LAMBS: WOOLED & SHORN: CHOICE AND PRIME 2-3: 14 head 90-110 lbs. 182.00-200.00, 63 head 90-110 lbs. 180.00-205.00 Hair Sheep, 117 head 110-130 lbs 170.00-195.00, 8 head 110-130 lbs 160.00-187.00 Hair Sheep, 19 head 130-150 lbs 150.00-170.00; CHOICE 1-2: 16 head 50-60 lbs 210.00-225.00, 15 head 50-60 lbs 195.00-210.00 Hair Sheep, 63 head 60-70 lbs 190.00-215.00, 15 head 60-70 lbs 190.00-210.00 Hair Sheep, 63 head 70-80 lbs 185.00-210.00, 346 head 70-80 lbs 170.00-200.00 Hair Sheep, 145 head 80-90 lbs 175.00-200.00, 86 head 80-90 lbs 170.00-180.00 Hair Sheep; CHOICE 2-3: 216 head 90-110 lbs 165.00-190.00, 85 head 90-110 lbs 160.00-175.00 Hair Sheep, 52 head 110-130 lbs 150.00-175.00, 15 head 130-150 lbs 135.00-150.00; GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 25 head 40-50 lbs 167.00-210.00, 8 head 40-50 lbs 150.00-160.00 Hair Sheep, 37 head 50-60 lbs 165.00-200.00, 37 head 50-60 lbs 160.00-195.00, Hair Sheep, 36 head 60-70 lbs 170.00-192.00, 57 head 60-70 lbs 174.00-190.00 Hair Sheep, 14 head 70-80 lbs 160.00-175.00, 63 head 70-80 lbs 162.00-175.00 Hair Sheep, 43 head 80-90 lbs 165.00-180.00, 25 head 80-90 lbs 167.00-175.00, Hair Sheep, 45 head 90-110 lbs 155.00-170.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES: GOOD 2-3: 6 head 80-120 lbs 100.00-115.00, 30 head 80-120 lbs 95.00-110.00, Hair Sheep, 15 head 120-160 lbs 90.00-105.00, 5 head 120-160 lbs 90.00-95.00, Hair Sheep, 19 head 160-200 lbs 85.00-105.00, 3 head 200-300 lbs 90.00-95.00; GOOD 3-4: 22 head 160-200 lbs 75.00-90.00 Hair Sheep; UTILITY 1-3: 28 head 80-160 lbs 65.00-90.00, 13 head 80-160 lbs 75.00-95.00 Hair Sheep.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: 3 head 160-200 lbs 135.00-140.00, 3 head 160-200 lbs 130.00-140.00, Hair Sheep, 4 head 200-300 lbs 100.00-140.00.

Slaughter Goats: Compared to last week, Slaughter Kids sold mostly steady to 10.00 lower. Nannies and Bucks mostly steady. Wethers steady to firm on a very light test. Demand good especially for buck kids. Today’s goat supply consisted of 45 percent Slaughter Kids, 35 percent Slaughter Nannies, and 20 percent Bucks/Billies and Wethers. All goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.

SLAUGHTER KIDS: SEL 1: 20 head 40-60 lbs 140.00-160.00 Few to 180.00, 14 head 40-60 lbs 170.00-180.00, Wethers, 49 head 60-80 lbs 185.00-210.00, 34 head 60-80 lbs 195.00-210.00, Wethers, 17 head 80-100 lbs 195.00-230.00, 9 head 80-100 lbs 215.00-250.00, Wethers; SEL 2: 50 head 40-60 lbs 120.00-140.00, 32 head 60-80 lbs 150.00-175.00, 24 head 60-80 lbs 165.00-185.00 Wethers, 3 head 80-100 lbs 185.00-190.00, 19 head 80-100 lbs 200.00-220.00, Wethers; SEL 3: 15 head 40-60 lbs 90.00-110.00, 33 head 60-80 lbs 120.00-155.00, 21 head 60-80 lbs 120.00-140.00, Wethers.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES/DOES: SEL 1: 39 head 80-130 lbs 180.00-210.00, 7 head 130-180 lbs 205.00-225.00; SEL 2: 63 head 80-130 lbs 145.00-175.00, 16 head 130-180 lbs 175.00-200.00; SEL 3: 76 head 80-130 lbs 115.00-155.00, 55 head 80-130 lbs 80.00-110.00 gaunt.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS/BILLIES: SEL 1: 6 head 80-100 lbs 220.00-245.00, 15 head 100-150 lbs 240.00-285.00, 8 head 150-250 lbs 290.00-320.00 Few to 375.00; SEL 2: 22 head 80-100 lbs 185.00-220.00, 35 head 100-150 lbs 190.00-240.00, 4 head 150-250 lbs 255.00-295.00; SEL 3: 3 head 80-100 lbs 155.00-190.00, 11 head 100-150 lbs 170.00-200.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS: SEL 1: 3 head 80-100 lbs 295.00-305.00 Few, 8 head 100-150 lbs 335.00-350.00, 4 head 150-250 lbs 375.00-420.00, Few; SEL 2: 6 head 80-100 lbs 260.00-280.00, Few, 14 head 100-150 lbs 280.00-325.00; SEL 3: 2 head 100-150 lbs 200.00-220.00 209.80 Few.

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.