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 Oct 27, 2014     USDA Agricultural Market News

New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA
Livestock Auction Report for Monday, October 27, 2014

  
                Cattle   Calves     
This Week:       765      490           
Last Week:       730      410
Year Ago:        744      488

   When compared to last week's sale, slaughter cows sold mostly steady with 
some weakness noted for fleshier cows. Demand was moderate. Bulls sold 6.00-
7.00 higher with good demand. Cattle supplies included 107116 slaughter 
steers; 99 heifers; 322 cows; 125 bulls and 112 feeder calves. All prices 
quoted per cwt.

   Slaughter Cows:   
                 Percent Lean   Avg. Dressing  High Dressing   Low Dressing
Premium White       65-75        ------------  -------------   ------------ 
Breakers            75-80        98.00-105.00  105.00-113.00    88.00-96.00
Boners              80-85        97.00-103.00  100.00-103.50    87.00-95.00
Lean                85-90        92.00-98.00   100.00-103.50    82.00-90.00 
  
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1  900-2140 lbs avg dress 130.00-135.00, high 
dress 136.00-140.50, low dress 121.00-129.00.

   Return to Farm Holstein Calves: When compared to last week's sale, 
Holstein bull calves sold steady with good demand. Heifers sold steady to 
20.00 higher with good demand. All calves are Holstein unless otherwise 
notes. All prices per cwt.

   Holstein Bull Calves:  Number 1  75-90 lbs 430.00-460.00; 95-120 lbs 
395.00-435.00. Number 2  70-90 lbs 400.00-430.00; 95-120 lbs 375.00-410.00; 
125-130 lbs 250.00-335.00. Number 3  70-120 lbs 250.00-350.00. Utility 70-115 
lbs 100.00-200.00.

   Holstein Heifer Calves: Number 1  85-100 lbs 375.00-420.00. Number 2  75-
110 lbs 250.00-350.00.

Source:  USDA Ag Market News, New Holland-Lancaster County, PA 
         Levi Geyer, OIC / Cell 717-406-7350 / 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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While market reports reflect the majority of livestock at each sale, there are instances where animals do not fit reporting categories and are not included.