New Holland Livestock Auction
USDA - Thu Sep 13, 5:02PM CDT
LN_LS142 
New Holland, PA    Thu Sep 13, 2018    USDA - Market News
                                                              
New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA                   
Cattle and Calf Auction Report for Thursday, September 13, 2018


   *** Special Feeder Cattle Sale Friday, October 5, 6:00pm ***
                            
             Cattle   Calves
This Week:     719     668
Last Week:     641     692
Last Year:     915     612
                                                                     
   Compared to last week, Slaughter steers sold mostly 1.00-2.00 lower.
Demand moderate. High dressing Lean Steers are steers sold primarily to
the ethnic market and most are extremely lean. Those steers sold steady
to weak on light demand. Slaughter Holstein steers sold 1.00-2.00
higher on a very light test. Not enough Slaughter heifers for a market
test. Slaughter cows sold steady to 2.00 lower. Demand moderate.
Slaughter bulls not tested last week so no comparison. Cattle supplies
included 161 steers; 60 heifers; 441 cows; 20 bulls; and 46 feeder
calves. All prices per cwt.
                                                                       
   Slaughter Steers: High Choice and Prime 3-4  1350-1550 lbs 109.00-
113.50. Choice 2-3  1175-1525 lbs 104.50-108.50. Select 1-2  1275-1575
lbs 100.00-105.50. High Dressing Lean Steers 1250-1650 lbs 105.00-116.00.
                                                                    
   Slaughter Holsteins: High Choice and Prime 3-4  1425-1600 lbs few
80.00-85.00. Choice 1-2  1375-1600 lbs few 78.00-80.00. Select 1-2
1300-1500 lbs few 73.00-76.00.  
                                                                      
   Slaughter Heifers: High Choice and Prime 3-4  1175-1275 lbs few
105.00-106.00. Choice 2-3  1350-1425 lbs few 97.00-100.00. 
                                                                       
   Slaughter Cows:                                                      
                Percent Lean  Avg. Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Premium White      65-75       -----------    -----------    -----------
Breakers           75-80       53.00-57.50    58.00-65.00    46.50-52.00
Boners             80-85       52.00-57.50    58.00-60.50    44.00-51.50
Lean               88-90       44.00-48.50    49.00-50.50    35.00-43.50
                                                                        
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1  1125-2300 lbs Avg Dress individual
82.00; Low Dress individual 77.00; Very Low Dress 60.00-69.50.
                                                                
   Return to Farm Holstein Calves: Compared to last week, Graded Holstein 
bull calves sold mixed with Number 1 and 2 calves selling 20.00-40.00 lower 
and Number 3 and Utility calves sold steady to 10.00 lower. Holstein heifer 
calves sold steady to 10.00 lower on another light test. Ag Market News LLC 
under the USDA-QSA-LMAR program graded 542 head for Thursday's sale. 
All calves are sold by the cwt.
                                                                     
   Graded Holstein Bull Calves: Number 1  90-118 lbs 40.00-55.00; 80-88 lbs
30.00. Number 2  94-120 lbs 32.00-40.00; 80-92 lbs 25.00-30.00. Number 3  
90-130 lbs 30.00-32.00; 60-88 lbs 15.00-20.00. Utility 60-130 lbs 15.00-20.00.
                                                                       
   Holstein Heifer Calves: Number 2  80-120 lbs Few 30.00-40.00. Number 3  
70-100 lbs 20.00-35.00. Utility/Non-tubing 50-100 lbs 11.00-25.00.
                                                                      
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
         John Stacy, Market Reporter / Office 717-354-2391
         Kayley Ellis, Market Reporter / Office 717-354-2391
         http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/LN_LS142.txt

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

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