New Holland, Pa.
July 2, 2018
Reports Supplied by USDA

SHEEP/LAMB RECEIPTS: 2461; Last Monday: 3235; Year Ago:  2514.

GOAT RECEIPTS: 1893; Last Monday: 2324; Year Ago: 1736.

Slaughter Sheep: Compared to last week, Slaughter Lambs sold mostly steady to 8.00 lower on a heavy supply. Slaughter Ewes sold uneven. Demand was moderate. Supply included 93 percent lambs, 7 percent ewes, and 1 percent bucks. All prices per cwt.

SLAUGHTER LAMBS: WOOLED/SHORN: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 40 head 90-110 lbs 195.00-215.00, 6 head 110-130 lbs 180.00-185.00, 3 head 110-130 lbs 185.00, 15 head 130-150 lbs 145.00-150.00; CHOICE 1-2: 23 head 40-50 lbs 200.00-235.00, 9 head 40-50 lbs 240.00 Hair Sheep, 19 head 50-60 lbs 180.00-210.00, 41 head 50-60 lbs 187.00-195.00 Hair Sheep, 44 head 60-70 lbs 175.00-210.00, 148 head 60-70 lbs 177.00-192.00 Hair Sheep, 132 head 70-80 lbs 165.00-205.00, 97 head 70-80 lbs 162.00-187.00 Hair Sheep, 98 head 80-90 lbs 180.00-195.00, 13 head 80-90 lbs 192.00-205.00, 43 head 80-90 lbs 165.00-180.00; CHOICE 2-3: 88 head 90-110 lbs 172.00-190.00, 88 head 90-110 lbs 175.00-187.00, 32 head 110-130 lbs 130.00-170.00, 16 head 110-130 lbs 150.00-167.00; GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 9 head 40-50 lbs 170.00-180.00, 19 head 40-50 lbs 100.00-140.00 Hair Sheep, 47 head 50-60 lbs 185.00-197.00, 30 head 50-60 lbs 135.00-177.00 Hair Sheep, 35 head 60-70 lbs 170.00-185.00, 22 head 60-70 lbs 165.00-172.00 Hair Sheep, 16 head 70-80 lbs 130.00-162.00, 34 head 70-80 lbs 167.00-175.00 Hair Sheep, 21 head 80-90 lbs 165.00-177.00, 48 head 90-110 lbs 140.00-167.00, 13 head 90-110 lbs 110.00, 3 head 150-200 lbs 110.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES: GOOD 2-3: 3 head 120-160 lbs 62.00, 21 head 120-160 lbs 55.00-76.00, 34 head 160-200 lbs 50.00-56.00, 4 head 200-300 lbs 55.00; GOOD 3-4: 26 head 80-160 lbs 54.00-86.00; UTILITY 1-3: 19 head 80-160 lbs 52.00-76.00, 11 head 160-200 lbs 60.00-70.00, 6 head 160-200 lbs 45.00; CULL 1-2: 24 head 120-160 lbs 20.00-47.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: 13 head 120-160 lbs 132.00-155.00, 2 head 160-200 lbs 105.00-125.00.

Slaughter Goats: Compared to last week, Slaughter Kids sold mostly steady to 10.00 lower. Slaughter Nannies sold firm. Slaughter Bucks traded steady on light supply. Wethers traded mostly 10.00 lower. Demand moderate to good. Today's goat supply consisted of 48 percent Slaughter Kids, 36 percent Slaughter Nannies, and 16 percent Bucks/Billies and Wethers. All goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.

SLAUGHTER KIDS: SEL 1: 12 head 40-60 lbs 145.00. 13 head 60-80 lbs 170.00-175.00. 13 head 80-100 lbs 205.00-215.00. 7 head 120-140 lbs 120.00; SEL 2: 6 head 20-40 lbs 75.00-100.00, 70 head 40-60 lbs 100.00-140.00, 61 head 60-80 lbs 132.00-165.00, 10 head 80-100 lbs 170.00-175.00; SEL 3: 50 head 20-40 lbs 60.00-80.00, 103 head 40-60 lbs 50.00-105.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES/DOES: SEL 1: 17 head 80-130 lbs 150.00-180.00, 15 head 130-180 lbs 200.00-225.00; SEL 2: 8 head 50-80 lbs 80.00, 42 head 80-130 lbs 127.00-160.00, 21 head 80-130 lbs 150.00. SEL 3: 127 head 50-80 lbs 50.00-100.00, 67 head 80-130 lbs 100.00-130.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS/BILLIES: SEL 1: 6 head 100-150 lbs 240.00-250.00, 11 head 150-250 lbs 290.00-320.00; SEL 2: 9 head 80-100 lbs 175.00-190.00, 27 head 100-150 lbs 215.00-245.00, 15 head 150-250 lbs 255.00-265.00; SEL 3: 33 head 80-100 lbs 125.00-165.00, 17 head 100-150 lbs 170.00-200.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS: SEL 1: 19 head 80-100 lbs 230.00-270.00, 6 head 100-150 lbs 330.00; SEL 2: 7 head 80-100 lbs 230.00-250.00, 7 head 150-250 lbs 340.00-350.00; SEL 3: 10 head 80-100 lbs 150.00-185.00, 6 head 100-150 lbs 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.