New Holland Sales Stables

101 Fulton Street
New Holland, Pa. 17557

Sale Every Monday starting at 7:30 am

For more information call
717-354-4341

LN_LS140
New Holland    Mon May 02, 2016    USDA Agricultural Market News

New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA
Livestock Auction Report for Monday, May 2, 2016

   *** Special Feeder Cattle Sale Friday May 6, 2016 6:00pm ***
  
                Cattle   Calves     
This Week:        772     464
Last Week:        697     464
Year Ago:         683     483 

   Compared to last Monday's sale, Slaughter steers sold 3.00-4.00 lower
compared to a light test last week. Demand was light. High dressing Lean
Steers are steers sold primarily to the ethnic market and most are extremely
lean. Those steers sold 4.00-5.00 lower on light demand. Slaughter Holstein
steers and heifers not tested last week so no comparison. Slaughter cows
sold steady to 1.00 lower. Slaughter bulls sold 2.00-3.00 lower. Cattle
supplies included 142 slaughter steers; 94 heifers; 272 cows; 95 bulls and
169 feeder cattle. All prices quotedper cwt.

   Slaughter Steers: High Choice and Prime 2-3  1350-1600 lbs 119.00-120.00.
Choice 2-3  1350-1650 lbs 116.00-118.00. Select 1-2  1300-160 lbs 110.00-
115.00. High Dressing Lean Steers 112.00-126.00.

   Slaughter Holstein Steers: Choice 2-3  1550 lbs individual 107.50. Select
1-2  1350-1650 lbs 102.00-103.00.

   Slaughter Heifers: Choice 2-3  1150-1350 lbs 113.00-115.00.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     
   Slaughter Cows:   
                 Percent Lean   Avg. Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Premium White       65-75        -----------     -----------     -----------
Breakers            75-80        72.00-76.50     77.00-79.00     67.00-71.50
Boners              80-85        71.00-76.50     77.00-81.00     65.00-70.00 
Lean                85-90        67.00-72.50     73.00-76.00     60.00-66.50
  
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1  790-2145 lbs Average Dress 99.00-105.00, 
High Dress 107.00-117.00, Very High Dress 120.00-123.00, Low Dress 93.00-
98.00, Very Low Dress 83.00-90.50.

   Return to Farm Holstein Calves: Holstein bull calves sold mostly 80.00-
90.00 lower. Demand was light. All prices per cwt.

Holstein Bull Calves: Number 1  75-120 lbs 150.00-185.00. Number 2  75-120
lbs 100.00-150.00. Number 3  70-130 lbs 75.00-100.00. Utility  70-100 lbs
50.00-60.00.

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 Ag Market News, New Holland-Lancaster County, PA
         Levi Geyer   717-406-7350
         John Stacy   717-354-2391 
         Kayley Ellis 717-354-2391
         http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/LN_LS140.txt

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