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 Apr 07, 2014    USDA Agricultural Market News
	
New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA
Sheep and Goat Weighted Average for Monday, April 07, 2014

Sheep/Lamb Receipts: 3957   Last Monday: 1865   Year Ago: 1786 
Goat Receipts:       2310   Last Monday: 1098   Year Ago: 1217
	
***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. ***

   Sheep and Lambs: Compared to last week, Slaughter lambs traded mixed with 
good quailty lambs steady to 5.00 higher and lower quailty lambs steady to 10.00 
lower. Slaughter ewes traded mostly steady to 5.00 higher on light comparable 
sales. Slaughter supply consisted of 70 percent lambs, and 30 percent slaughter 
ewes. 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 40-60 lbs 225.00-270.00;60-80 lbs 232.00-256.00,
hair sheep 227.00; 80-110 lbs 227.00-245.00; 110-165 lbs 155.00-212.00. 
Wooled and Shorn Choice 2-3 40-60 lbs 195.00-225.00, hair sheep 195.00-
215.00; 60-80 lbs 190.00-230.00, hair sheep 190.00-205.00; 80-100 lbs
190.00-225.00. Wooled and Shorn Good and Choice 1-3 40-60 lbs
162.00-200.00, hair sheep 160.00-185.00; 60-80 lbs 172.00-
187.00, hair sheep 163.00-172.00; 80-110 lbs 160.00-182.00, hair sheep
172.00-178.00; 110-130 lbs 153.00-165.00. 
  
   Slaughter Ewes: Good 2-3 Medium Flesh 90-115 lbs 87.00, hair
sheep 75.00; 120-160 lbs 70.00-92.00; 160-220 lbs 70.00-92.00.
Utility 1-2 Thin Flesh 100-110 lbs 75.00-77.00; 120-200 lbs 70.00-
92.00; 200-220 lbs 70.00-87.00. Cull 1-2 80-90 lbs hair sheep 52.00;
120-160 lbs 35.00-57.00; 160-230 lbs 42.00-55.00.  

   Slaughter Bucks: 105-160 lbs 70.00-98.00; 160-200 lbs 70.00-82.00; 
200-250 lbs 74.00-90.00. 
                       
   Slaughter Goats: When compared to last week, slaughter kid goats sold 
mostly 10.00 lower on a light test. Slaughter Nannies sold 10.00-15.00 lower. 
Billies sold mostly 20.00 higher. Demand was moderate at best with poor 
overall quality impeding demand. Slaughter supply consisted of 41 percent 
Slaughter Kids, 39 percent Slaughter Nannies, and 20 percent bucks/billies 
and whethers. All Goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.
         
    Slaughter Kids: Selection 1  20-40 lbs 90.00-110.00; 40-60 lbs 140.00-
165.00; 60-80 lbs 157.00-187.00; 60-80 lbs 157.00-187.00; 80-100 lbs 160.00-
195.00; 100-120 lbs 210.00-237.00. Selection 2  20-40 lbs 70.00-95.00; 40-60 
lbs 85.00-110.00; 60-80 lbs 110.00-135.00; 80-100 lbs 140.00-175.00; 100-120 
lbs 205.00-215.00. Selection 3  20-40 lbs 20.00-60.00; 40-60 lbs 70.00-
104.00; 60-80 lbs 100.00.

    Slaughter Nannies/Does: Selection 1  80-130 lbs 112.00-130.00; 130-160 
lbs 135.00-172.00. Selection 2  80-130 lbs 90.00-130.00; 130-180 lbs 120.00-
135.00. Selection 3  50-80 lbs 52.00-85.00; 80-130 lbs 70.00-100.00.

    Slaughter Bucks/Billies: Selection 1  100-150 lbs 175.00-200.00; 150-250 
lbs 215.00-270.00. Selection 2  100-150 lbs 150.00-175.00; 150-250 lbs 
165.00-205.00. Selection 3  70-100 lbs 70.00-135.00; 100-150 lbs 117.00-
157.00; 150-250 lbs 132.00.
  
    Slaughter Whethers: Selection 1  100-130 lbs 210.00-230.00; 130-160 lbs 
255.00-270.00; 160-250 lbs 285.00-350.00. Selection 2  100-130 lbs 195.00-
230.00; 130-160 lbs 225.00-280.00; 160-250 lbs 255.00-305.00.
                      
Source:  USDA Dept. of Ag Market News, New Holland-Lancaster County, PA 
         Levi Geyer, OIC / Cell 717-406-7350717-406-7350
         John Kimbrell, Market Reporters/Office 717-354-2391717-354-2391 
         http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/LN_LS320.txt
 
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