New Holland, Pa.
May 14, 2018
Reports Supplied by USDA

SHEEP/LAMB RECEIPTS: 2836; Last Monday: 3277; Year Ago:  2558.

GOAT RECEIPTS: 2070; Last Monday: 1475; Year Ago: 1284.

Slaughter Sheep: Compared to last week, Slaughter Lambs sold mostly steady to 10.00 higher. Slaughter Ewes mostly steady. Demand moderate to good. The supply included 80 percent lambs, 19 percent ewes, and 1 percent bucks. All prices per cwt.

SLAUGHTER LAMBS: WOOLED/SHORN: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 92 head 90-110 lbs 245.00-260.00, 15 head 90-110 lbs 240.00-250.00 Hair Sheep, 19 head 110-130 lbs 235.00-255.00, 3 head 110-130 lbs 235.00; CHOICE 1-2: 20 head 40-50 lbs 260.00-280.00, 23 head 40-50 lbs 232.00-260.00 Hair Sheep, 37 head 40-50 lbs 290.00-320.00, 83 head 50-60 lbs 227.00-250.00, 53 head 50-60 lbs 220.00-245.00, 10 head 50-60 lbs 265.00-290.00, 170 head 60-70 lbs 225.00-245.00, 84 head 60-70 lbs 225.00-240.00, 54 head 60-70 lbs 245.00-257.00, 249 head 70-80 lbs 220.00-245.00, 28 head 70-80 lbs 222.00-242.00, 30 head 70-80 lbs 240.00-250.00, 133 head 80-90 lbs 230.00-245.00, 58 head 80-90 lbs 227.00-242.00, 72 head 80-90 lbs 240.00-255.00; CHOICE 2-3: 127 head 90-110 lbs 227.00-245.00, 50 head 90-110 lbs 215.00-235.00 Hair Sheep, 79 head 110-130 lbs 200.00-232.00, 33 head 110-130 lbs 190.00-220.00; GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 13 head 40-50 lbs 205.00-245.00, 29 head 40-50 lbs 192.00-215.00 Hair Sheep, 14 head 50-60 lbs 210.00-230.00, 64 head 50-60 lbs 195.00-217.00 Hair Sheep, 11 head 60-70 lbs 218.00-230.00, 30 head 60-70 lbs 215.00-225.00 Hair Sheep, 11 head 70-80 lbs 200.00-215.00, 148 head 70-80 lbs 205.00-225.00 Hair Sheep, 40 head 80-90 lbs 212.00-220.00, 2 head 80-90 lbs 205.00-225.00 Hair Sheep, 4 head 90-110 lbs 200.00-212.00, 34 head 110-130 lbs 180.00-190.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES: GOOD 2-3: 16 head 80-120 lbs 80.00-110.00 Hair Sheep, 53 head 120-160 lbs 80.00-115.00, 34 head 120-160 lbs 80.00-110.00 Hair Sheep, 36 head 160-200 lbs 75.00-95.00, 11 head 200-300 lbs 70.00-85.00; GOOD 3-4: 13 head 120-160 lbs 65.00-80.00, 13 head 160-200 lbs 55.00-72.00, 13 head 200-300 lbs 55.00-65.00; UTILITY 1-3: 72 head 80-140 lbs 70.00-80.00, 68 head 120-160 lbs 65.00-75.00; CULL 1-2: 71 head 100-160 lbs 50.00-60.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: 3 head 160-200 lbs 115.00-125.00 Hair Sheep, 2 head 200-300 lbs 110.00-115.00, 3 head 200-300 lbs 90.00-105.00 Hair Sheep.

Slaughter Goats: Compared to last week, Slaughter Kids sold mostly steady with some firmness up to 10.00 higher noted in Number 1 Kids. Slaughter Nannies sold unevenly steady. Slaughter Bucks sold mostly steady. No trend for Wethers due to limited comparable receipts. Today's goat supply consisted of 30 percent Slaughter Kids, 45 percent Slaughter Nannies, and 25 percent Bucks/Billies and Wethers. All goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.

SLAUGHTER KIDS: SEL 1: 11 head 20-40 lbs 135.00-170.00, 33 head 40-60 lbs 180.00-210.00, 63 head 60-80 lbs 205.00-225.00, 8 head 80-100 lbs 225.00-255.00; SEL 2: 42 head 20-40 lbs 105.00-137.00, 81 head 40-60 lbs 145.00-180.00, 29 head 60-80 lbs 180.00-200.00; SEL 3: 5 head 20-40 lbs 70.00-100.00, 36 head 40-60 lbs 120.00-140.00, 27 head 60-80 lbs 140.00-155.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES/DOES: SEL 1: 20 head 80-130 lbs 185.00-210.00, 27 head 130-180 lbs 215.00-250.00, 3 head 130-180 lbs 265.00-270.00; SEL 2: 10 head 50-80 lbs 130.00-145.00, 8 head 50-80 lbs 95.00-125.00, 73 head 80-130 lbs 142.00-180.00, 21 head 130-180 lbs 180.00-210.00; SEL 3: 27 head 50-80 lbs 100.00-120.00, 30 head 50-80 lbs 60.00-90.00, 12 head 50-80 lbs 75.00-85.00, 189 head 80-130 lbs 110.00-150.00, 85 head 80-130 lbs 85.00-110.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS/BILLIES: SEL 1: 10 head 100-150 lbs 265.00-300.00, 7 head 150-250 lbs 300.00-330.00, 5 head 150-250 lbs 375.00-400.00; SEL 2: 11 head 80-100 lbs 190.00-225.00, 21 head 100-150 lbs 235.00-275.00, 23 head 150-250 lbs 265.00-310.00; SEL 3: 9 head 50-100 lbs 110.00-120.00, 28 head 80-100 lbs 140.00-160.00, 42 head 100-150 lbs 170.00-215.00, 10 head 150-250 lbs 240.00-250.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS: SEL 1: 61 head 80-100 lbs 257.00-295.00, 18 head 100-150 lbs 305.00-345.00, 4 head 150-250 lbs 365.00-395.00; SEL 2: 19 head 80-100 lbs 210.00-255.00, 17 head 100-150 lbs 265.00-295.00, 2 head 150-250 lbs 325.00-350.00; SEL 3: 7 head 150-250 lbs 180.00-205.00, 2 head 150-250 lbs 220.00-250.00.

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.