New Holland, Pa.
Nov. 13, 2018
Reports Supplied by USDA

SHEEP/LAMB RECEIPTS: 2686; Last Monday: 3888; Year Ago:  2519.

GOAT RECEIPTS: 2720; Last Monday: 2393; Year Ago: 1726.

Slaughter Sheep: Compared to last week, Slaughter Lambs weighing under 70 lbs sold mostly steady to 10.00 lower while heavier lambs weighing over 70 lbs traded steady to 10.00 higher. Slaughter Ewes traded mostly steady to 5.00 higher. Demand moderate. Supply consisted of 86 percent Slaughter Lambs, 13 percent Slaughter Ewes, and 1 percent Slaughter Bucks. All sheep are sold by the hundred weight.

SLAUGHTER LAMBS: WOOLED/SHORN: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 5 head 80-90 lbs 185.00-210.00, 21 head 80-90 lbs 180.00-195.00, 108 head 90-110 lbs 175.00-190.00, 56 head 90-110 lbs 160.00-175.00, 23 head 110-130 lbs 160.00-185.00, 54 head 110-130 lbs 140.00-155.00, 17 head 130-150 lbs 145.00-162.00, 5 head 150-200 lbs 130.00-140.00; CHOICE 1-2: 8 head 40-50 lbs 220.00-220.00, 3 head 40-50 lbs 215.00-230.00, 4 head 50-60 lbs 212.00-215.00, 19 head 50-60 lbs 190.00-215.00, 50 head 60-70 lbs 190.00-220.00, 61 head 60-70 lbs 185.00-210.00, 68 head 70-80 lbs 180.00-200.00, 147 head 70-80 lbs 165.00-190.00, 114 head 80-90 lbs 160.00-182.00, 75 head 80-90 lbs 155.00-175.00; CHOICE 2-3: 200 head 90-110 lbs 150.00-175.00, 100 head 90-110 lbs 140.00-167.00, 14 head 110-130 lbs 140.00-155.00, 18 head 110-130 lbs 120.00-140.00, 7 head 130-150 lbs 135.00-145.00, 7 head 130-150 lbs 120.00-130.00, 5 head 150-200 lbs 125.00-130.00; GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 9 head 40-50 lbs 180.00-195.00, 9 head 40-50 lbs 180.00-195.00, 44 head 50-60 lbs 180.00-195.00, 26 head 50-60 lbs 175.00-195.00, 46 head 60-70 lbs 170.00-190.00, 98 head 60-70 lbs 160.00-182.00, 63 head 70-80 lbs 150.00-177.00, 33 head 70-80 lbs 150.00-177.00, 59 head 80-90 lbs 140.00-167.00, 20 head 80-90 lbs 130.00-150.00, 60 head 90-110 lbs 135.00-160.00, 39 head 90-110 lbs 117.00-135.00, 10 head 110-130 lbs 125.00-140.00, 8 head 130-150 lbs 125.00-127.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES: GOOD 2-3: 7 head 80-120 lbs 80.00-105.00, 50 head 80-120 lbs 75.00-105.00, 30 head 120-160 lbs 70.00-97.00, 32 head 120-160 lbs 70.00-95.00, 47 head 160-200 lbs 70.00-90.00, 9 head 160-200 lbs 70.00-85.00, 22 head 200-300 lbs 70.00-90.00; UTILITY 1-3: 34 head 80-120 lbs 60.00-75.00, 5 head 80-120 lbs 65.00-75.00, 15 head 120-200 lbs 60.00-67.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: 2 head 120-160 lbs 85.00-100.00, 6 head 160-200 lbs 85.00-90.00, 5 head 200-300 lbs 65.00-80.00.

Slaughter Goats: Report comprised of approximately the first half of sales due to the reduced federal holiday schedule. Compared to last week, a heavy supply of goats on offer. Slaughter Kids and Nannies sold mostly steady. Bucks traded mostly steady to 10.00 higher on a light test with most movement in heavy bucks weighing over 150 lbs. Wethers traded unevenly steady on a light test. Demand moderate. Today's goat supply consisted of 53 percent kids, 33 percent nannies, and 14 percent bucks and wethers. All goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.

SLAUGHTER KIDS: SEL 1: 18 head 40-60 lbs 135.00-160.00, 26 head 60-80 lbs 170.00-190.00, 8 head 60-80 lbs 175.00-197.00, 12 head 80-100 lbs 180.00-210.00, 9 head 80-100 lbs 185.00-210.00, 4 head 100-120 lbs 215.00-220.00; SEL 2: 82 head 20-40 lbs 100.00-125.00, 38 head 40-60 lbs 125.00-145.00, 44 head 60-80 lbs 145.00-175.00, 10 head 60-80 lbs 150.00-170.00; SEL 3: 35 head 20-40 lbs 70.00-90.00, 47 head 40-60 lbs 90.00-120.00, 49 head 60-80 lbs 120.00-145.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES/DOES: SEL 1: 31 head 80-130 lbs 175.00-200.00, 29 head 130-180 lbs 190.00-230.00; SEL 2: 5 head 50-80 lbs 110.00-135.00, 61 head 80-130 lbs 130.00-170.00, 22 head 130-180 lbs 160.00-180.00; SEL 3: 26 head 50-80 lbs 80.00-105.00, 13 head 50-80 lbs 70.00-80.00, 48 head 80-130 lbs 100.00-130.00, 10 head 80-130 lbs 75.00-95.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS/BILLIES: SEL 1: 12 head 100-150 lbs 230.00-260.00, 12 head 150-250 lbs 320.00-410.00; SEL 2: 8 head 80-100 lbs 150.00-175.00, 17 head 100-150 lbs 180.00-235.00, 4 head 150-250 lbs 255.00-285.00; SEL 3: 6 head 80-100 lbs 140.00-155.00, 8 head 100-150 lbs 150.00-180.00, 2 head 150-250 lbs 220.00-240.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS: SEL 1: 9 head 100-150 lbs 270.00-300.00, 7 head 150-250 lbs 325.00-425.00; SEL 2: 2 head 80-100 lbs 200.00-220.00, 5 head 100-150 lbs 220.00-265.00; SEL 3: 5 head 80-100 lbs 145.00-165.00.

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.