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

LN_LS322
New Holland, PA   Mon Apr 13 2015    USDA Agricultural Market News
	
New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA 
Sheep and Goat Weighted Average for Monday, April 13, 2015
	
Sheep/Lamb Receipts: 1475   Last Monday: 2613   Year Ago: 3227  
Goat Receipts:       1249   Last Monday: 1470   Year Ago: 2097
	
***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, slaughter lambs sold steady. Slaughter 
ewes sold steady. Demand was good.  Supply was down following the holiday rush. 
Slaughter supply consisted of 66 percent lambs, 29 percent slaughterewes, and 5 
percent slaughter bucks. All sheep and lambs are destined for non-traditional 
markets. All sheep and lambs are sold by 
the hundredweight, on actual weights.

   Slaughter Lambs: Wooled and Shorn Choice and Prime 2-3  50-80 lbs 290.00-310.00, 
hair sheep 285.00-310.00; 90-110 lbs 257.00-270.00; 110-130 lbs 217.00-237.00, hair 
sheep 217.00-232.00  Wooled and Shorn Choice 2-3  40-90 lbs 235.00-285.00; 40-90 lbs
hair sheep 260.00-285.00; 90-110 lbs 220.00-250.00, hair sheep 217.00-235.00; 110-130 
lbs 185.00-197.00; 130-200 lbs 153.00-180.00.  Wooled and Shorn Good 1-2  40-70 lbs 
hair sheep 225.00-255.00; 50-70 lbs 245.00-262.00; 70-110 lbs 212.00-238.00; 110-130 
lbs 155.00-170.00, hair sheep 150.00-170.00; 90-110 lbs hair sheep 130.00; 130-200 lbs 
137.00-150.00.

   Slaughter Ewes: Good 2-3  120-210 lbs 70.00-95.00.  Utility 1-3  120-210 lbs 62.00-
85.00.  Cull 1-2  120-220 lbs 60.00-67.00

   Slaughter Bucks: 120-200 lbs 60.00-90.00; 120-180 lbs hair sheep 82.00-90.00.  
  

   Slaughter Goats: Compared to last week Slaughter kids sold 20.00-30.00 
higher. Nannies sold 10.00-20.00 higher. Supply was down following the holiday 
rush leading to greater demand and higher prices. Slaughter supply consisted 
of 28 percent Slaughter Kids, 34 percent Slaughter Nannies, and 38 percent 
bucks/billies and whethers. All goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.

   Slaughter Kids: Selection 1  40-60 lbs 190.00-205.00; 60-80 lbs 227.00-237.00. 
Selection 2  40-60 lbs 142.00-180.00; 60-80 lbs 175.00-200.00. Selection 3  40-60 lbs 
90.00-140.00; 60-80 lbs 125.00-155.00.

    Slaughter Nannies/Does: Selection 1  50-80 lbs 200.00-225.00; 80-130 lbs 220.00-
255.00. Selection 2  50-80 lbs 145.00-165.00; 80-130 lbs 170.00-215.00; 130-180 lbs 
200.00-220.00. Selection 3  50-80 lbs 100.00-130.00; 80-130 lbs 117.00-150.00; 130-
180 lbs 167.00-210.00. 

    Slaughter Bucks/Billies: Selection 1  80-100 lbs 250.00-252.00; 100-150 lbs 

235.00-
275.00; 150-250 lbs 300.00-340.00. Selection 2  80-100 lbs 175.00-202.00; 100-150 lbs 
180.00-225.00. Selection 3  80-100 lbs 125.00-177.00; 100-150 lbs 150.00-190.00. 
  
    Slaughter Whethers: Selection 1  60-80 lbs 275.00-295.00; 100-150 lbs 410.00-

480.00.  
Selection 2  60-80 lbs 205.00-225.00; 80-100 230.00-275.00; 100-150 lbs 285.00-335.00; 
150-250 lbs 345.00-360.00. Selection 3  60-80 lbs 140.00-190.00; 80-100 lbs 195.00-

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 Dept. of Ag Market News, New Holland-Lancaster County, PA 
         Levi Geyer, OIC / Cell 717-406-7350
         John Stacy, Market Reporter/ Office 717-354-2391
         Kayley Ellis, Alex Wright, Market Reporters/Office 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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