New Holland Sales Stables

101 West Fulton St
New Holland, PA. 17557

Sheep and Goat Sale Every Monday at 9:00AM and Thursday at 2:00PM

For more Information call

717-354-4341

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New Holland, PA   Mon May 02, 2016    USDA Agricultural Market News
	                                                         
New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA                      
Sheep and Goat Weighted Average for Monday, May 02, 2016
	
Sheep/Lamb Receipts: 2051    Last Monday: 3420   Year Ago: 2290  
Goat Receipts:       1106    Last Monday: 1738   Year Ago: 1593 
	
***Report format change: Traditional markets refer to lambs that are 
subjected to USDA carcass grading, and marketed through mainstream 
outlets. Non-Traditional markets refer to lambs destined for slaughter 
outside of what would be termed as traditional markets. ***

  Slaughter Sheep: Compared to last week, there was a light run of
poorer quality sheep/lambs following the Greek Orthodox Easter Holiday. 
Slaughter lambs Choice and Prime 2-3 under 70 lbs sold 40.00-50.00 
lower. Lambs over 70 lbs and lower quality lambs sold 15.00-20.00 
lower. Slaughter bucks sold steady. Slaughter ewes sold 5.00-10.00 
lower. Demand was moderate. Supply was light. Supply consisted of 81 
percent slaughter lambs, 18 percent slaughter ewes, and 1 percent 
slaughter bucks. All sheep and lambs are sold by the hundred weight,
on actual weights.

   Slaughter Lambs: Wooled & Shorn Choice and Prime 2-3  40-50 lbs 255.00
-270.00, hair sheep 242.00-260.00; 50-60 lbs 255.00-280.00, hair sheep
235.00-357.00; 60-70 lbs 232.00-245.00, hair sheep 232.00; 70-80 lbs 
245.00, hair sheep 230.00; 80-90 lbs 222.00-240.00, hair sheep 222.00; 90
-110 lbs 207.00-230.00, hair sheep 205.00-207.00; 110-130 lbs 195.00-
220.00. Wooled & Shorn Choice 2-3  40-50 lbs 220.00-240.00, hair sheep 
215.00-237.00; 50-60 lbs 220.00-240.00, hair sheep 207.00-233.00; 60-70
lbs 210.00-230.00, hair sheep 197.00-230.00; 70-80 lbs 206.00-220.00,
hair sheep 190.00-222.00; 80-90 lbs 197.00-222.00, hair sheep 182.00-
212.00; 90-110 lbs 162.00-195.00, hair sheep 165.00-195.00; 110-130 lbs
160.00-190.00; 130-150 lbs 170.00-185.00. Wooled & Shorn Good 1-2  50-60
185.00; 110-130 lbs 122.00-147.00; 130-150 lbs 157.00.

   Slaughter Ewes: Good 2-3  80-120 lbs 100.00, hair sheep 95.00; 120-
160 lbs 80.00-102.00, hair sheep 80.00-112.00; 160-200 lbs 75.00-90.00,
hair sheep 77.00-82.00; 200-300 lbs 72.00-90.00.

   Slaughter Bucks: 160-200 lbs 75.00-95.00, hair sheep 85.00-115.00; 
200-300 lbs 60.00-100.00.

   Slaughter Goats: Compared to last week, a light run of overall poorer
quality goats were on offer following the Greek Orthodox Easter holiday. 
Slaughter kids sold mostly 5.00-10.00 lower on poorer quality offerings. 
Wether kids sold mostly steady to 10.00 higher on better quality stock. 
Slaughter nannies sold mostly 5.00-10.00 higher. Slaughter bucks sold 
unevenly steady. Not enough slaughter wethers for a market test but a 
firm undertone was noted. Demand was moderate to good for all classes. 
Supply consisted of 61 percent Slaughter Kids, 21 percent Slaughter 
Nannies, and 18 percent bucks/billies and wethers. All goats are sold by 
the head on estimated weights.                                   

   Slaughter Kids: Selection 1  20-40 lbs 135.00-165.00; 40-60 lbs 195.00-
210.00; 60-80 lbs 225.00-235.00, wethers 230.00-260.00; 80-100 lbs wethers 
260.00-285.00; 100-120 lbs wethers 265.00-295.00; 120-140 lbs wethers 
295.00-315.00. Selection 2  0-20 lbs 65.00-90.00; 20-40 lbs 115.00-130.00; 
40-60 lbs 155.00-190.00; 60-80 lbs 205.00-230.00, wethers 200.00-215.00; 
80-100 lbs 220.00-235.00, wethers 255.00-257.00. Selection 3  0-20 lbs 
35.00-55.00, gaunt 12.00-40.00; 20-40 lbs 60.00-105.00, gaunt 35.00-70.00; 
40-60 lbs 130.00-160.00; 60-80 lbs 175.00-210.00.
                                                                               
   Slaughter Nannies/Does: Selection 1  80-130 lbs 225.00-245.00; 130-180
lbs 247.00-275.00. Selection 2  80-130 lbs 180.00-220.00; 130-180 lbs 
200.00-235.00. Selection 3  50-80 lbs 100.00-155.00; 80-130 lbs 145.00-
185.00, gaunt 100.00-140.00. 
                                                                           
   Slaughter Bucks/Billies: Selection 1  80-100 lbs 260.00-280.00; 100-150 
lbs 285.00-305.00; 150-250 lbs 340.00-365.00, individual 410.00. Selection 
2  50-80 lbs pygmies 145.00-170.00; 80-100 lbs 195.00-230.00; 100-150 lbs 
220.00-255.00. Selection 3  50-80 lbs 140.00-155.00, pygmies 105.00-140.00; 
80-100 lbs 160.00-190.00, gaunt 130.00-155.00; 100-150 lbs 180.00-200.00, 
gaunt 165.00-170.00. 
                                                                            
   Slaughter Wethers: Selection 1  100-150 lbs 375.00-455.00. Selection 2  
150-250 lbs 410.00-430.00.  

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 Market News, New Holland-Lancaster County, PA 
         Levi Geyer, OIC / 717-406-7350
         Kayley Ellis, Market Reporter / 717-354-2391
         Catherine Bachman, Market Reporter / 717-354-2391 
         http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/LN_LS320.txt
         For all USDA Livestock and Grain market reports:               
         www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews


 
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