New Holland, Pa.
July 23, 2018
Reports Supplied by USDA

SHEEP/LAMB RECEIPTS: 2867; Last Monday: 2249; Year Ago:  2220.

GOAT RECEIPTS: 1794; Last Monday: 1467; Year Ago: 2037.

Slaughter Sheep: Compared to last week, Slaughter Lambs sold mostly 5.00-15.00 lower on a heavy supply. Prices slumped towards the end of the sale as buyers filled their orders. Slaughter Ewes unevenly steady. Supply included 89 percent lambs, 10 percent ewes, and 1 percent bucks. All prices per cwt.

SLAUGHTER LAMBS: WOOLED/SHORN: CHOICE/PRIME 2-3: 60 head 90-110 lbs 180.00-205.00, 19 head 90-110 lbs 185.00-195.00, 48 head 110-130 lbs 180.00-200.00; CHOICE 1-2: 7 head 40-50 lbs 190.00-205.00, 9 head 40-50 lbs 185.00-205.00 Hair Sheep, 5 head 50-60 lbs 200.00-215.00, 40 head 50-60 lbs 190.00-207.00 Hair Sheep, 40 head 60-70 lbs 185.00-202.00, 102 head 60-70 lbs 172.00-190.00 Hair Sheep, 52 head 70-80 lbs 175.00-200.00, 140 head 70-80 lbs 167.00-187.00 Hair Sheep, 140 head 80-90 lbs 167.00-190.00, 108 head 80-90 lbs 167.00-185.00, 32 head 80-90 lbs 190.00-210.00; CHOICE 2-3: 216 head 90-110 lbs 170.00-195.00, 125 head 90-110 lbs 150.00-175.00, 109 head 90-110 lbs 158.00-180.00, 25 head 110-130 lbs 175.00-185.00, 49 head 110-130 lbs 150.00-165.00, 19 head 110-130 lbs 150.00-160.00, 5 head 130-150 lbs 150.00-165.00, 5 head 150-200 lbs 140.00-150.00; GOOD/CHOICE 1-2: 31 head 40-50 lbs 170.00-182.00, 24 head 40-50 lbs 160.00-170.00, 134 head 50-60 lbs 170.00-200.00, 55 head 50-60 lbs 170.00-177.00, 73 head 60-70 lbs 165.00-180.00, 40 head 60-70 lbs 165.00-175.00, 41 head 70-80 lbs 162.00-185.00, 85 head 70-80 lbs 155.00-170.00, 22 head 80-90 lbs 160.00-175.00, 6 head 80-90 lbs 150.00-165.00, 31 head 90-110 lbs 150.00-175.00, 39 head 110-130 lbs 140.00-160.00.

SLAUGHTER EWES: GOOD 2-3: 11 head 80-120 lbs 80.00-110.00, 28 head 80-120 lbs 75.00-105.00, 26 head 120-160 lbs 75.00-90.00, 5 head 120-160 lbs 80.00-85.00, 25 head 160-200 lbs 75.00-95.00, 10 head 160-200 lbs 100.00-105.00, 16 head 200-300 lbs 70.00-90.00; GOOD 3-4: 6 head 160-200 lbs 65.00-77.00; UTILITY 1-3: 22 head 80-120 lbs 60.00-75.00, 54 head 80-160 lbs 55.00-85.00, 4 head 120-160 lbs 55.00-60.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS: 2 head 160-200 lbs 125.00-130.00, 2 head 200-300 lbs 100.00-105.00, 2 head 160-250 lbs 125.00-125.00.

Slaughter Goats: Compared to last week, Slaughter Kids sold mostly 5.00-15.00 lower. Nannies mostly steady to 10.00 lower. Bucks unevenly steady on good demand. Not enough comparable receipts to trend Wethers. Demand moderate overall. Today's goat supply consisted of 53 percent Slaughter Kids, 28 percent Slaughter Nannies, and 19 percent Bucks/ Billies and Wethers. All goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.

SLAUGHTER KIDS: SEL 1: 24 head 40-60 lbs 147.00-160.00, 63 head 60-80 lbs 165.00-190.00, 6 head 60-80 lbs 200.00-220.00, 14 head 60-80 lbs 215.00-225.00, 4 head 80-100 lbs 200.00-220.00, 12 head 80-100 lbs 225.00-245.00; SEL 2: 34 head 20-40 lbs 95.00-115.00, 101 head 40-60 lbs 110.00-145.00, 54 head 60-80 lbs 140.00-165.00, 9 head 60-80 lbs 160.00-180.00; SEL 3: 39 head 20-40 lbs 60.00-90.00, 139 head 40-60 lbs 85.00-115.00, 56 head 60-80 lbs 115.00-135.00, 18 head 60-80 lbs 120.00-150.00.

SLAUGHTER NANNIES/DOES: SEL 1: 31 head 80-130 lbs 180.00-230.00, 43 head 130-180 lbs 225.00-250.00; SEL 2: 66 head 80-130 lbs 130.00-175.00, 9 head 130-180 lbs 185.00-215.00; SEL 3: 9 head 50-80 lbs 80.00-105.00, 10 head 50-80 lbs 70.00-75.00, 119 head 80-130 lbs 95.00-140.00, 20 head 80-130 lbs 80.00-100.00.

SLAUGHTER BUCKS/BILLIES: SEL 1: 3 head 80-100 lbs 210.00-225.00, 5 head 100-150 lbs 250.00-270.00, 16 head 150-300 lbs 295.00-370.00, 9 head 150-300 lbs 380.00-420.00; SEL 2: 8 head 80-100 lbs 185.00-205.00, 21 head 100-150 lbs 215.00-255.00, 19 head 150-250 lbs 250.00-290.00; SEL 3: 13 head 80-100 lbs 120.00-160.00, 17 head 100-150 lbs 170.00-210.00.

SLAUGHTER WETHERS: SEL 1: 24 head 80-100 lbs 250.00-280.00, 18 head 100-150 lbs 295.00-355.00, 3 head 150-250 lbs 400.00-425.00; SEL 2: 7 head 80-100 lbs 210.00-235.00, 34 head 100-150 lbs 255.00-295.00, 7 head 150-250 lbs 350.00-350.00; SEL 3: 6 head 100-150 lbs 190.00-240.00.

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.