New Holland Livestock Auction
USDA - Thu Jan 10, 4:23PM CST
LN_LS142 
New Holland, PA    Thu Jan 10, 2019    USDA - Market News
                                                              
New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA                   
Cattle and Calf Auction Report for Thursday, January 10, 2019

                            
             Cattle   Calves
This Week:     860     433        
Last Week:     872     773
Last Year:     979     685
                                                                     
   Compared to last week, slaughter steers sold 1.00-2.00 lower compared
to a very light test last week. Demand good. High dressing Lean Steers are
steers sold primarily to the ethnic market and most are extremely lean.
Today those steers sold mostly steady steady compared to a very light test
last week. Slaughter Holstein steers and slaughter heifers traded 1.00-2.00
lower on a very light test. Slaughter cows sold 2.00-3.00 lower on moderate
demand. Slaughter bulls sold mostly steady on a light test. Cattle supplies
included 222 steers; 72 heifers; 505 cows; 33 bulls; and 28 feeder calves.
All prices per cwt.
                                                                       
   Slaughter Steers: High Choice and Prime 3-4  1450-1575 lbs 113.50-
116.00. Choice 2-3  1350-1675 lbs 109.00-113.00. Select 2-3  1150-1650 lbs
104.00-108.00. Ethnic steers  1350-1800 lbs 106.00-121.00, few 123.00-
124.00.
                                                                    
   Slaughter Holsteins: High Choice and Prime 2-3  1365-1620 lbs few 84.00. 
Choice 2-3  1650 lbs individual 81.00. Select 1-2  1275-1600 lbs 73.00-
77.00.  
                                                                      
   Slaughter Heifers: High Choice and Prime 3-4  1425-1550 lbs few 110.00-
113.50. Choice 2-3  1250-1325 lbs 106.00-107.00.
                                                                       
   Slaughter Cows:                                                      
                Percent Lean  Avg. Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breakers           75-80       43.50-49.00    50.00-55.00    35.00-42.00
Boners             80-85       44.00-49.50    50.00-56.00    37.00-43.50
Lean               88-90       33.00-39.00    40.00-45.50    24.00-32.00
                                                                        
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1  1300-2320 lbs  Avg Dress individual
82.00; High Dress individual 95.00; Low Dress few 70.00-77.00; Very Low
Dress few 58.50-69.00.
                                                                
   Return to Farm Holstein Calves: Compared to last week, Graded Holstein 
Bull Calves sold mostly 5.00-20.00 higher. Demand moderate. Holstein Heifer 
Calves steady on a light test. Ag Market News LLC under the USDA-QSA-LMAR 
program graded 332 head for Thursday's sale. All calves are sold by the cwt.
                                                                     
   Graded Holstein Bull Calves: Number 1  94-130 lbs 65.00-80.00. Number 2  
94-128 lbs lbs 62.00-88.00; 80-92 lbs 35.00-50.00. Number 3  90-130 lbs 
40.00-45.00; 60-88 lbs 15.00-25.00. Utility  60-130 lbs 11.00-32.00.
                                                                       
   Holstein Heifer Calves: Number 1  90-110 lbs 20.00-30.00. Number 2  80-
110 lbs 15.00-20.00. Number 3  70-100 lbs 10.00-15.00. Utility/Non-tubing 
60-100 lbs 10.00-15.00. 
                                                                      
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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