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_LS320
New Holland, PA   Mon Aug 18, 2014    USDA Agricultural Market News
	
New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA
Sheep and Goat Weighted Average for Monday, August 18, 2014
		
Sheep/Lamb Receipts: 1427   Last Monday: 1679   Year Ago: 1649  
Goat Receipts:       1305   Last Monday: 1206   Year Ago: 1757 
	
***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. ***

   Compared to last week, Slaughter lambs sold mostly 10.00-20.00
higher. Demand was moderate. Overall quality better than recent
weeks. Slaughter ewes sold mostly firm. Demand was moderate.
Slaughter supply consisted of 78 percent lambs, 18 percent
slaughter ewes and 4 percent slaughter bucks. All sheep and lambs
are destined for non-traditional markets. All sheep and lambs are
sold by the hundred weight, on actual weights.
	    
   Slaughter Lambs: Non-Traditional Markets: Wooled & Shorn Choice and
Prime 2-3  50-80 lbs 190.00-212.00, hair sheep 190.00-210.00; 80-100
lbs hair sheep 178.00-198.00; 80-110 lbs 185.00-208.00; 110-130 lbs
184.00-186.00. Wooled and Shorn Choice and Prime 3-4 50-70 lbs 217.00-
246.00, hair sheep 216.00-220.00. Wooled and Shorn Good and Choice 1-3
60-70 lbs 188.00-192.00; 80-100 lbs hair sheep 178.00-182.00; 90-110
lbs 155.00-180.00; 110-130 lbs 160.00-180.00; 130-140 lbs 170.00-
172.00. Utility and Good 1-2 110-150 lbs 134.00-158.00.
  
   Slaughter Ewes: Good 2-3 Medium Flesh 100-110 lbs hair sheep
115.00-117.00; 110-130 lbs 90.00-108.00; 130-140 lbs 92.00-96.00;
140-150 lbs 80.00-88.00; 150-190 lbs 82.00-104.00; 200-210 lbs 84.00-
97.00. Utility 1-2 Thin Flesh 100-150 lbs 68.00-88.00; 170-200 lbs
70.00-78.00. Cull 1-2 100-120 lbs 40.00-50.00.     

   Slaughter Bucks: 120-150 lbs 97.00-147.00; 150-190 lbs hair sheep
96.00-120.00; 180-190 lbs 94.00-107.00; 200-240 lbs 84.00-104.00.
                       
   Slaughter Goats: When compared to last week, slaughter kids sold
mostly steady to 10.00 higher. Demand was moderate. Nannies traded
mostly 10.00-20.00 higher. Reported slaughter supply consisted of
64 percent Slaughter Kids, 18 percent Slaughter Nannies, and
18 percent bucks/billies and whethers. All Goats are sold by the
head on estimated weights.
         
    Slaughter Kids: Selection 1  40-60 lbs 130.00-185.00; 60-80 lbs
150.00-187.00; 80-100 lbs 177.00-205.00. Selection 2 40-60 lbs
100.00-130.00; 60-80 lbs 127.00-160.00; 80-100 lbs 150.00-180.00.
Selection 3 40-60 lbs 55.00-100.00; 60-80 lbs 80.00-125.00; 80-100
lbs 126.00-130.00.

    Slaughter Nannies/Does: Selection 1 100-130 lbs 170.00-187.00;
130-140 lbs 180.00-185.00. Selection 2  80-130 lbs 125.00-160.00.
Selection 3 70-90 lbs 75.00-107.00; 90-120 lbs 105.00-140.00.

    Slaughter Bucks/Billies: Selection 1  110-140 lbs 230.00-265.00;
150-160 lbs 265.00-280.00. Selection 2  110-150 lbs 160.00-240.00.
Selection 3 80-100 lbs 130.00-155.00; 110-150 lbs 130.00-175.00.
  
    Slaughter Whethers: Selection 1  50-70 lbs 182.00-225.00; 70-80
lbs 205.00-260.00; 80-100 lbs 260.00-350.00; 110-130 lbs 297.00-
360.00; 130-150 lbs 355.00-380.00. Selection 2  60-70 lbs 150.00-
160.00; 70-80 lbs 150.00-207.00; 80-100 lbs 240.00-260.00; 110-130
lbs 250.00-255.00.
                      
Source:  USDA Dept. of Ag Market News, New Holland-Lancaster County, PA 
         Levi Geyer, OIC / Cell 717-406-7350
         John Stacy, Market Reporters/Office 717-354-2391 
         http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/LN_LS320.txt
 
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