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

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New Holland    Mon Aug 24, 2015    USDA Agricultural Market News

New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA
Livestock Auction Report for Monday, August 24, 2015
  
                Cattle   Calves     
This Week:        741     473   
Last Week:        684     500
Year Ago:         752     509

   When compared to last Monday's sale, Slaughter steers traded mostly 
3.00-4.00 lower. High dressing Lean Steers are steers sold primarily to
the ethnic market and most are extremely lean. Today those steers traded
steady. Slaughter cows sold steady to 2.00 higher compared to last week.
Demand was good. Slaughter Bulls sold steady. Cattle supplies included
134 slaughter steers; 96 heifers; 293 cows; 111 bulls and 107 feeder cattle.
All prices quoted per cwt.

   Slaughter Steers: Choice 1-2  1350-1600 lbs 144.00-147.00. Select 1-3  
1300-1650 lbs 136.00-143.00. High dressing Lean Steers 138.00-155.00.

   Slaughter Holstein Steers: Select 1-3  1330-1670 lbs 127.00-132.00

   Slaughter Cows:   
                 Percent Lean   Avg. Dressing  High Dressing   Low Dressing
Premium White       65-75       -------------  -------------   ------------
Breakers            75-80        96.00-100.00  103.00-105.50    90.50-95.00
Boners              80-85        97.00-101.00  102.50-108.50    89.50-96.50 
Lean                85-90        92.00-99.00   101.00-104.00    82.00-91.00
  
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1  1025-2120 lbs Avg Dress 133.00-138.50,
High Dress 140.00-144.00, Very High Dress 150.50-151.00, individual 161.00,
Low Dress 125.00-132.00, Very Low Dress 118.00-125.00.

   Return to Farm Holstein Calves: Compared to last week, Holstein bull 
calves sold mostly steady to 15.00 higher on good demand. Heifer Calves sold 
mostly steady on a light test. Demand was moderate. All prices per cwt.     

Holstein Bull Calves: Number 1  120-130 lbs 450.00-500.00; 100-115 lbs 500.00-
535.00; 75-95 lbs 550.00-585.00, few 600.00-610.00. Number 2  120-135 lbs 
400.00-450.00; 100-115 lbs 460.00-525.00; 75-100 lbs 510.00-560.00. Number 3
95-115 lbs 425.00-485.00; 75-90 lbs 500.00-535.00. Utility 100-125 lbs 300.00-
385.00; 65-95 lbs 350.00-425.00.   

Holstein Heifer Calves:  Number 1  85-115 lbs 400.00-460.00. Number 2  300.00-
375.00. Utility/Non-tubing 65-95 lbs 150.00-225.00.  

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, OIC / Cell 717-406-7350
         John Stacy, Market Reporter / Office 717-354-2391 
         Kayley Ellis, Market Reporter / Office 717-354-2391
         http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/LN_LS140.txt

         For all USDA Livestock and Grain market reports:               
         http://www.ams.usda.gov/LSMNpubs/index.htm

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