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 Aug 22, 2016    USDA Agricultural Market News

New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA
Livestock Auction Report for Monday, August 22, 2016

   *** Next Feeder Calf Sale Friday, September 2, 2016 @ 6:00pm ***
  
                Cattle   Calves     
This Week:        782     578
Last Week:        686     545
Year Ago:         741     473 

   Compared to last week, Slaughter steers sold firm on a light test compared 
to a light test. Demand was moderate. High dressing Lean Steers are steers 
sold primarily to the ethnic market and most are extremely lean. Those steers 
sold steady to firm on good demand. Slaughter Holstein steers sold steady on 
a very light test. Slaughter Heifers not tested last week so no comparison 
this week. Slaughter cows sold mostly steady with some firmness noted for 
lean cows. Slaughter bulls sold steady to 1.00 higher. Demand was moderate. 
Cattle supplies included 185 slaughter steers; 70 heifers; 308 cows; 117 
bulls and 102 feeder cattle. All prices quoted per cwt.

   Slaughter Steers: High Choice and Prime 3-4  1200-1650 lbs 119.00-125.00. 
Choice 2-3  1200-1650 lbs 114.00-118.50. Select 1-2  1200-1650 lbs 108.00-
113.00. High Dressing Lean Steers 115.00-130.00, individual 134.00.

   Slaughter Holstein Steers: Choice 2-3  1400-1600 lbs few 100.50-103.00. 
Select 1-2  1400-1700 lbs few 95.00-99.00.

   Slaughter Heifers: Choice 2-3  1100-1550 lbs 109.50-116.00. Select 1-2  
1100-1550 lbs 104.50-110.00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     
   Slaughter Cows:   
                 Percent Lean   Avg. Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Premium White       65-75        -----------     -----------     -----------
Breakers            75-80        65.00-70.00     70.00-72.50     60.00-64.00
Boners              80-85        65.00-70.50     71.00-75.50     57.00-64.00 
Lean                85-90        63.00-67.00     68.50-73.50     53.00-62.00
  
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1  800-2450 lbs Average Dress 100.00-108.00, 
High Dress 110.00-117.00, Very High Dress 123.00-126.00, Low Dress 92.00-
100.00, Very Low Dress 84.00-92.00.

   Return to Farm Holstein Calves: Compared to last week, Holstein bull 
calves sold steady with moderate demand. All calves are sold by the cwt.                                            
                                                                     
   Holstein Bull Calves: Number 1  85-125 lbs 130.00-145.00. Number 2  70-120 
lbs 110.00-130.00. Number 3  70-115 lbs 60.00-100.00. Utility  60-100 lbs 
11.00-35.00.

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
         http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/LN_LS140.txt

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