New Holland, Pa.
April 30, 2019
Reports Supplied by USDA

SHEEP/LAMB RECEIPTS: 4,071; Last Week: 2,649.

GOAT RECEIPTS: 1,356; Last Week: 1,625.

Compared to last week, Slaughter Lambs traded mostly steady to 20.00/cwt lower on a heavy supply of overall good quality offerings. Demand moderate to good as we approach Ramadan. Ewes traded steady to 10.00/cwt lower on a very heavy supply. Slaughter Kids traded 10.00-30.00/head higher on a light supply of good quality offerings. Nannies sold mostly 10.00-20.00/head higher. Bucks 10.00-30.00/head higher. Wethers traded sharply higher on a very light test. Supply light. Demand good. All goats are sold by the head on estimated weights. Supply included: 51% Slaughter Sheep/Lambs (46% Wooled & Shorn, 35% Hair Breeds, 12% Ewes, 6% Hair Ewes, 0% Bucks, 0% Hair Bucks); 17%Slaughter Goats (36% Kids, 44% Nannies/Does, 12% Bucks/Billies, 3% Wethers, 4% Wether Kids).

SLAUGHTER LAMBS: WOOLED/SHORN: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 26 head 70-79 lbs 242.00-265.00, 15 head 80-86 lbs 245.00-252.00, 6 head 80-85 lbs 260.00-275.00, 22 head 91-93 lbs 232.00-242.00, 55 head 103-137 lbs 190.00-240.00. CHOICE 1-2: 19 head 30-38 lbs 220.00-235.00, 29 head 40-49 lbs 237.00-260.00, 39 head 50-55 lbs 230.00-255.00, 24 head 53-58 lbs 250.00-275.00, 139 head 60-69 lbs 220.00-240.00, 16 head 63-65 lbs 260.00-265.00, 70 head 70-78 lbs 220.00-240.00, 51 head 80-88 lbs 220.00-230.00. GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 30 head 33-39 lbs 212.00-220.00, 15 head 40-48 lbs 220.00-225.00, 17 head 70-79 lbs 192.00-210.00, 14 head 93-96 lbs 170.00-195.00, 94 head 105-125 lbs 155.00-180.00; CHOICE 2-3: 6 head 105-110 lbs 185.00-215.00; HAIR BREEDS: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 10 head 81-88 lbs 230.00-237.00, 2 head 90-95 lbs 220.00-240.00, 2 head 110-120 lbs 190.00-225.00; GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 14 head 34-39 lbs 180.00-190.00, 11 head 48-49 lbs 220.00, 41 head 51-59 lbs 217.00-225.00, 6 head 65-68 lbs 190.00-205.00, 3 head 70 lbs 215.00, 18 head 83-89 lbs 175.00-190.00, 45 head 100-108 lbs 150.00-180.00; CHOICE 1-2: 17 head 40-46 lbs 230.00-240.00, 24 head 225.00-235.00, 102 head 60-69 lbs 222.00-245.00, 41 head 70-78 lbs 215.00-240.00, 79 head 80-89 lbs 200.00-227.00; CHOICE 2-3: 74 head 90-97 lbs 195.00-215.00, 34 head 100-135 lbs 155.00-205.00.

EWES: GOOD 2-3: 9 head 128-139 lbs 85.00-95.00, 58 head 150-196 lbs 70.00-170.00, 23 head 202-235 lbs 60.00-95.00, 1 head 255 lbs 95.00; GOOD 3-4: 4 head 213-225 lbs 50.00-60.00; UTILITY 1-3: 2 head 80 lbs 55.00, 42 head 105-147 lbs 50.00-70.00, 40 head 150-196 lbs 60.00-72.00; HAIR: GOOD 2-3: 1 head 95 lbs 90.00, 32 head 100-148 lbs 75.00-105.00, 13 head 153-175 lbs 70.00-90.00; UTILITY: 1-3: 41 head 95-99 lbs 40.00-70.00, 8 head 105-136 lbs 65.00-75.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: 1-2: 180-199 lbs 85.00-100.00; HAIR: 1-2: 2 head 190-195 lbs 85.00-120.00, 2 head 200-215 lbs 90.00-100.00.

SLAUGHTER KIDS (hd): SEL 1: 8 head 40-47 lbs 180.00-205.00, 29 head 50-59 lbs 190.00-215.00, 25 head 60-69 lbs 225.00-255.00, 5 head 70-75 lbs 230.00-260.00, 4 head 80 lbs 235.00-245.00, 2 head 95-97 lbs 240.00-270.00; SEL 2: 25 head 40-47 lbs 165.00-185.00, 35 head 50-59 lbs 185.00-205.00, 9 head 65-69 lbs 195.00-225.00, 8 head 70-75 lbs 220.00-225.00; SEL 3: 8 head 45 lbs 125.00-130.00, 4 head 50-59 lbs 145.00-165.00, 11 head 60-69 lbs 185.00-195.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES (hd): SEL 1: 9 head 90-99 lbs 185.00-210.00, 40 head 100-145 lbs 200.00-240.00, 5 head 150-175 lbs 215.00-250.00; SEL 2: 3 head 50-55 lbs 110.00-115.00, 3 head 65-69 lbs 145.00-155.00, 2 head 60-65 lbd 120.00-125.00, 2 head 77 lbs 155.00-170.00, 2 head 80-89 lbs 170.00, 49 head 100-135 lbs 170.00-205.00; SEL 3: 5 head 50-59 lbs 75.00-85.00, 27 head 55-59 lbs 75.00-95.00, 5 head 60-65 lbs 100.00-120.00, 5 head 70-75 lbs 110.00-125.00, 9 head 85-89 lbs 120.00-130.00, 7 head 80-85 lbs 100.00-110.00, 20 head 90-95 lbs 135.00-160.00, 15 head 100-115 lbs 150.00-165.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS/BILLIES (hd): SEL 1: 10 head 110-149 lbs 240.00-275.00, 4 head 150-175 lbs 285.00-360.00, 3 head 205-230 lbs 405.00-435.00; SEL 2: 6 head 80-87 lbs 180.00-215.00, 17 head 110-140 lbs 195.00-240.00, 4 head 150-165 lbs 255.00-305.00; SEL 3: 5 head 80-89 lbs 150.00-155.00, 10 head 90-99 lbs 160.00-180.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS (hd): SEL 1: 3 head 125-149 lbs 350.00-375.00; SEL 2: 3 head 80 lbs 250.00-280.00, 2 head 90-95 lbs 250.00-285.00, 5 head 120-135 lbs 325.00-340.00; SEL 3: 3 head 100-125 lbs 260.00-290.00.

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 AMS Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News PA Dept of Ag Market News New Holland, PA; 7173542391; https://mymarketnews.ams.usda.gov; https://mymarketnews.ams.usda.gov/viewReport/1913