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

While market reports reflect the majority of livestock at each sale, there are instances where animals do not fit reporting categories and are not included.

LN_LS320
New Holland, PA   Mon Nov 24, 2014    USDA Agricultural Market News
	
New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA
Sheep and Goat Weighted Average for Monday, November 24, 2014
		
Sheep/Lamb Receipts: 1087   Last Monday: 1253   Year Ago: 1754  
Goat Receipts:       1526   Last Monday: 1931   Year Ago: 1755 
	
***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 compared to last week. Demand was good. Slaughter Ewes
sold mostly steady to 10.00 higher compared to last week. Demand
was moderate. This report does not include mixed lots of sheep and
lambs. Slaughter supply consisted of 81 percent lambs, 11 percent
slaughter ewes, and 8 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  60-80 lbs hair sheep 227.00-245.00; 70-80 lbs
235.00-240.00; 80-100 lbs 230.00-234.00, 90-110 lbs hair sheep
220.00-237.00; 110-120 lbs 230.00-235.00. Wooled and Shorn Choice
and Prime 3-4 50-60 lbs 258.00-262.00; 50-60 lbs hair sheep 257.00-
275.00; 60-80 lbs 245.00-285.00, hair sheep 242.00-265.00; 80-110
lbs hair sheep 227.00-255.00. Wooled and Shorn Good and Choice 1-3
80-110 lbs hair sheep 185.00-222.00.

   Slaughter Ewes: Good 2-3 Medium Flesh 110-140 lbs hair sheep
85.00-125.00; 130-160 lbs 100.00-112.00; 160-190 lbs 107.00-110.00;
200-210 lbs 98.00-102.00. Utility 1-2 140-150 lbs 82.00-90.00.   

   Slaughter Bucks: 150-160 lbs hair sheep 135.00; 230-240 lbs
70.00-92.00.

   Slaughter Goats: When compared to last week, Slaughter Kids
sold mostly 20.00-30.00 higher compared to last week. Demand
was good. Slaughter Nannies sold mostly steady to 20.00 higher.
Demand was good. This report does not contain information on
single head lots as they do not reflect an accurate market
trend. Reported slaughter supply consisted of 62 percent
Slaughter Kids, 24 percent Slaughter Nannies, and 14 percent
bucks/billies and whethers. All goats are sold by the head on
estimated weights.
                      
    Slaughter Kids: Selection 1  40-60 lbs 152.00-175.00; 60-80 lbs
216.00-257.00; 80-100 lbs 230.00-270.00. Selection 2 40-60 lbs 132.00-
156.00; 60-80 lbs 180.00-212.00; 80-110 lbs 195.00-230.00. Selection 3
40-60 lbs 100.00-134.00; 60-80 lbs 150.00-185.00; 80-110 lbs 166.00-
190.00.

    Slaughter Nannies/Does: Selection 1 800-130 lbs 182.00-200.00;
130-170 lbs 187.00-240.00. Selection 2 80-130 lbs 162.00-185.00;
130-140 lbs 160.00-185.00. Selection 3 80-130 lbs 125.00-157.00;
130-150 lbs 144.00-165.00.

    Slaughter Bucks/Billies: Selection 1  110-150 lbs 255.00-375.00;
150-180 lbs 295.00-375.00. Selection 2 110-150 lbs 200.00-280.00.
Selection 3 120-140 lbs 180.00-230.00.
  
    Slaughter Whethers: Selection 1  60-80 lbs 215.00-235.00; 80-110
lbs 240.00-290.00; 120-140 lbs 335.00-370.00. Selection 2  60-80 lbs
187.00-215.00; 120-140 lbs 290.00-300.00.
                      
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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         www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews

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.

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