New Holland Livestock Auction
LN_LS140   
New Holland    Mon Mar 20, 2017    USDA Agricultural Market News

New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA
Livestock Auction Report for Monday, March 20, 2017
                                                   
***Next Feeder Special Friday, March 31 @ 6:00pm***
                                                   
                Cattle   Calves
This Week:        912     534
Last Week:        812     509
Year Ago:         589     419 

   Compared to last week, Slaughter steers sold steady to 2.00 higher on
good demand. High dressing Lean steers sold 2.00-3.00 higher on good
demand. Slaughter Holstein steers sold 1.00-2.00 higher on good demand.
Slaughter heifers not tested. Slaughter cows sold 1.00-2.00 higher on
good demand. Slaughter bulls sold steady to 1.00 higher on good demand.
Supply included 182 slaughter steers; 96 heifers; 323 cows; 81 bulls and
130 feeder cattle. All prices quoted per cwt.

   Slaughter Steers: High Choice and Prime 3-4  1400-1500 lbs few 126.00-
128.50. Choice 2-3  1350-1550 lbs few 123.00-125.00. Select 1-2  1250-1550
lbs few 120.00-122.00. High dressing Lean steers  1200-1700 lbs 121.00-
138.00, few 140.00-151.00.  

   Slaughter Holsteins: High Choice and Prime 3-4  1400-1700 lbs 101.00-
105.00. Choice 2-3  1300-1600 lbs 92.00-98.00. Select 1-2  1450-1625 lbs
85.00-88.50.

   Slaughter Heifers: Not tested.  
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     
   Slaughter Cows:   
                Percent Lean  Avg. Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Premium White      65-75       67.00-70.00    -----------    -----------
Breakers           75-80       63.00-68.00    69.00-73.50    56.00-62.00
Boners             80-85       63.00-68.50    69.00-74.00    55.00-62.00
Lean               88-90       58.00-64.50    65.50-69.50    51.00-57.00
  
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1  900-2080 lbs avg dress 98.00-106.00,
high dress 108.00-115.00, very high dress 116.00-120.00, low dress
91.00-95.00, very low dress 82.00-88.00.

   Return to Farm Holstein Calves:

   Compared to last week, Holstein bull calves sold 10.00-20.00 lower.
Demand moderate.

   Holstein Bull Calves: Number 1  75-125 lbs 130.00-160.00. Number 2
75-120 lbs 100.00-130.00. Number 3  70-130 lbs 50.00-90.00. Utilitiy
55-105 lbs 11.00-55.00.

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
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