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 Jan 19, 2015    USDA Agricultural Market News
	
New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA
Sheep and Goat Weighted Average for Monday, January 19, 2015
		
Sheep/Lamb Receipts: 2715   Last Monday:  996   Year Ago: 1913  
Goat Receipts:       1513   Last Monday:  462   Year Ago: 2120

   *** Martin Luther King Holiday ***

***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 10.00-20.00 lower
compared to a very light test last week. Demand was good. Slaughter
ewes sold mostly steady. Demand was moderate. This report does not
include mixed lots of sheep and lambs. Slaughter supply consisted
of 79 percent lambs, 13 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 232.00-270.00; 60-80 lbs 236.00-
252.00; 80-110 lbs 192.00-224.00; 80-110 lbs hair sheep 200.00-222.00;
110-120 lbs 200.00-210.00. Wooled and Shorn Choice and Prime 3-4 50-70
lbs 260.00-330.00. Wooled and Shorn Good and Choice 1-3 80-110 lbs
hair sheep 150.00-190.00; 90-110 lbs 150.00-180.00; 110-130 lbs
160.00-200.00; 130-150 lbs 120.00-178.00.

   Slaughter Ewes: Good 2-3 Medium Flesh 90-130 lbs hair sheep 137.00-
142.00; 130-150 lbs 120.00-142.00; 160-170 lbs 127.00-140.00. Utility
1-2 120-150 lbs 110.00-127.00; 160-180 lbs 100.00-120.00; 200-220 lbs
100.00-107.00. Cull 1-2 180-200 lbs 100.00-107.00.   

   Slaughter Bucks: 170-190 lbs 110.00-114.00; 210-250 lbs 77.00-107.00.
   
   Slaughter Goats: When compared to last week, Slaughter Kids sold
mostly steady to 20.00 higher compared to a very light test last week.
Demand was good. Nannies sold mostly 20.00-30.00 higher compared to
a very light test last week. Billies sold steady. Slaughter supply
consisted of 73 percent Slaughter Kids, 18 percent Slaughter Nannies,
and 9 percent bucks/billies and whethers. All goats are sold by the
head on estimated weights.
                      
    Slaughter Kids: Selection 1  40-60 lbs 155.00-182.00; 60-80 lbs
165.00-185.00; 80-100 lbs 222.00-260.00; 100-120 lbs 230.00-255.00.
Selection 2 40-60 lbs 125.00-165.00; 60-80 lbs 152.00-170.00; 80-110
lbs 175.00-210.00. Selection 3 40-60 lbs 100.00-130.00; 60-80 lbs
127.00-157.00.

    Slaughter Nannies/Does: Selection 1 110-130 lbs 230.00-252.00.
Selection 2 90-120 lbs 157.00-200.00. Selection 3 70-80 lbs 130.00-
142.00.

    Slaughter Bucks/Billies: Selection 1  130-150 lbs 275.00-335.00;
150-160 lbs 280.00-395.00. Selection 2 110-150 lbs 205.00-237.00.
Selection 3 100-150 lbs 165.00-225.00.
  
    Slaughter Whethers: Selection 1  80-110 lbs 255.00-290.00; 110-
150 lbs 285.00-365.00. Selection 2 90-120 lbs 215.00-250.00; 120-140
lbs 245.00-255.00.
                    
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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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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