New Holland Livestock Auction
LN_LS140   
New Holland    Mon Apr 15, 2019    USDA Agricultural Market News

New Holland Sales Stables - New Holland, PA
Cattle and Calf Auction Report for Monday, April 15, 2019



             Cattle   Calves
This Week:     824     334 
Last Week:     969     367
Last Year:     977     388           


   Compared to last week, Conventional steers sold 1.00-2.00 lower
on a very light test. Unconventional or Ethnic slaughter steers sold
steady to 1.00 higher. Demand moderate. Slaughter Holstein steers not
tested. Slaughter heifers not tested. Slaughter cows sold 1.00-2.00
higher. Demand good. Slaughter bulls sold 2.00-3.00 higher on
moderate demand. Cattle supplies included 163 steers; 173 heifers;
284 cows; 76 bulls; and 146 feeder cattle. All prices per cwt.

   Slaughter Steers: Choice 2-3  1450-1575 lbs 117.00-122.00.
Select 1-2  1375-1700 lbs 110.00-117.00. Ethnic Steers 1200-1650 lbs
106.00-132.00, mostly 114.00-129.00.
                                                                     
   Slaughter Holsteins: Not tested.

   Slaughter Heifers: Not tested.

   Slaughter Cows:
             Percent Lean  Avg. Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breakers        75-80       52.00-57.50    58.00-63.50    46.00-51.50
Boners          80-85       48.00-54.50    55.00-62.00    44.00-47.50
Lean            88-90       41.00-46.00    47.00-53.50    34.00-40.00
                                                     
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1  810-1970 lbs Avg Dress 78.00-88.00;
High Dress 92.00-100.00; Very High Dress 102.00-111.00, few 115.00-
126.00; Low Dress 71.00-75.00; Very Low Dress 63.00-70.00.

   Return to Farm Holstein Calves: Holstein bull calves sold 20.00-30.00
higher. Demand good. 

   Holstein bull calves: Number 1  80-125 lbs 120.00-165.00. Number 2
75-110 lbs 100.00-125.00. Number 3  75-105 lbs 60.00-90.00. Utility
60-120 lbs 5.00-40.00.

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_LS140.txt
         For all USDA Livestock and Grain market reports:               
         https://www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain

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