New Holland, Pa.
July 30, 2018
Reports Supplied by USDA

SHEEP/LAMB RECEIPTS: 2819; Last Monday: 2867; Year Ago:  2131.

GOAT RECEIPTS: 2378; Last Monday: 1794; Year Ago: 1724.

Slaughter Sheep: Compared to last week, Slaughter Lambs sold mixed. Lambs weighing under 90 lbs sold mostly steady to 10.00 higher on a light supply while heavier lambs sold steady to 10.00 lower on a heavy supply. Demand good. Slaughter Ewes unevenly steady. Supply included 88 percent lambs, 11 percent ewes, and 1 percent bucks. All prices per cwt.

SLAUGHTER LAMBS: WOOLED/SHORN: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 13 head 80-90 lbs 205.00-225.00, 4 head 80-90 lbs 205.00-225.00, 25 head 90-110 lbs 192.00-225.00, 10 head 90-110 lbs 187.00-215.00, 119 head 110-130 lbs 160.00-202.00, 7 head 110-130 lbs 170.00-175.00, 69 head 130-150 lbs 160.00-190.00; CHOICE 1-2: 9 head 40-50 lbs 190.00-215.00, 41 head 50-60 lbs 200.00-225.00, 34 head 60-70 lbs 185.00-215.00, 102 head 60-70 lbs 180.00-205.00, 36 head 70-80 lbs 180.00-200.00, 62 head 70-80 lbs 170.00-205.00, 97 head 80-90 lbs 177.00-200.00, 118 head 80-90 lbs 170.00-200.00; CHOICE 2-3: 196 head 90-110 lbs 167.00-200.00, 44 head 90-110 lbs 165.00-185.00, 98 head 110-130 lbs 150.00-185.00, 5 head 110-130 lbs 150.00-155.00, 39 head 130-150 lbs 145.00-170.00, 2 head 130-150 lbs 135.00-145.00, 9 head 150-200 lbs 125.00-140.00; GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 9 head 40-50 lbs 197.00-205.00, 27 head 50-60 lbs 170.00-192.00, 108 head 50-60 lbs 150.00-187.00, 50 head 60-70 lbs 170.00-185.00, 30 head 60-70 lbs 170.00-187.00, 62 head 70-80 lbs 170.00-185.00, 68 head 70-80 lbs 155.00-185.00, 10 head 80-90 lbs 175.00-180.00, 37 head 90-110 lbs 157.00-175.00, 11 head 90-110 lbs 150.00-165.00, 14 head 110-130 lbs 140.00-155.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES: GOOD 2-3: 2 head 80-120 lbs 90.00-100.00, 4 head 80-120 lbs 90.00-110.00, 47 head 120-160 lbs 75.00-90.00, 10 head 120-160 lbs 80.00-105.00, 24 head 160-200 lbs 70.00-90.00, 6 head 200-300 lbs 70.00-85.00; GOOD 3-4: 33 head 160-200 lbs 50.00-70.00; UTILITY 1-3: 37 head 80-160 lbs 65.00-80.00, 31 head 80-120 lbs 77.00-90.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: 7 head 160-200 lbs 110.00-130.00, 1 head 200-300 lbs 105.00.

Slaughter Goats: Compared to last week, Slaughter Kids sold mostly steady to 10.00 higher on good demand. Nannies traded unevenly steady. Bucks and Wethers sold steady to 10.00 lower on a heavier supply and good demand. Today's goat supply consisted of 56 percent Slaughter Kids, 21 percent Slaughter Nannies, and 23 percent Bucks/Billies and Wethers. All goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.

SLAUGHTER KIDS: SEL 1: 36 head 40-60 lbs 150.00-170.00, 36 head 60-80 lbs 175.00-195.00, 3 head 60-80 lbs 200.00-225.00, 28 head 60-80 lbs 195.00-230.00, 11 head 80-100 lbs 200.00-235.00, 7 head 80-100 lbs 240.00-260.00, 53 head 80-100 lbs 230.00-260.00, 13 head 100-120 lbs 265.00-305.00; SEL 2: 40 head 20-40 lbs 80.00-125.00, 103 head 40-60 lbs 120.00-155.00, 66 head 60-80 lbs 155.00-175.00, 19 head 60-80 lbs 165.00-205.00; SEL 3: 57 head 20-40 lbs 50.00-85.00, 89 head 40-60 lbs 90.00-125.00, 34 head 60-80 lbs 125.00-155.00, 25 head 60-80 lbs 145.00-160.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES/DOES: SEL 1: 19 head 80-130 lbs 180.00-215.00, 4 head 130-180 lbs 235.00-265.00, 6 head 130-180 lbs 270.00-275.00; SEL 2: 54 head 80-130 lbs 145.00-170.00, 10 head 130-180 lbs 175.00-190.00; SEL 3: 16 head 50-80 lbs 85.00-115.00, 23 head 50-80 lbs 70.00-90.00, 59 head 80-130 lbs 120.00-150.00, 37 head 80-130 lbs 80.00-115.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS/BILLIES: SEL 1: 4 head 80-100 lbs 225.00-245.00, 4 head 100-150 lbs 240.00-275.00, 2 head 100-150 lbs 295.00-310.00, 24 head 150-250 lbs 270.00-335.00, 4 head 150-250 lbs 365.00-375.00; SEL 2: 11 head 80-100 lbs 175.00-210.00, 30 head 100-150 lbs 190.00-245.00, 11 head 150-250 lbs 245.00-285.00; SEL 3: 12 head 80-100 lbs 120.00-150.00, 30 head 100-150 lbs 175.00-205.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS: SEL 1: 6 head 80-100 lbs 275.00-285.00, 70 head 100-150 lbs 300.00-355.00, 8 head 100-150 lbs 365.00-370.00, 15 head 150-250 lbs 365.00-390.00; SEL 2: 8 head 80-100 lbs 205.00-225.00, 13 head 100-150 lbs 250.00-300.00, 6 head 150-250 lbs 315.00-330.00; SEL 3: 5 head 80-100 lbs 160.00-185.00, 2 head 100-150 lbs 235.00-250.00.

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 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.