Wyalusing Livestock Market
Monday, Nov. 19, 2012
FEEDER SALE:  Dec. 15, 2012 at 2 p.m.
 
Cattle
Boners & Utilities  .70 – 76
Canners & Cutters  .66 - .73
Easy Cows  .55 & Down
 
Fat Holstein Heifers 
1300 to 1500 lbs.   .75-.83
 
Slaughter Bulls                         
1100 to 1900  .80 - .90
 
Feeder Prices based on special sale
Feeder Steers  300-500 lbs. 1.20-1.30
Feeder Steers  500-700 lbs  1.10-1.60
Feeder Steers  800 & up .90-1.10
Feeder Bulls  300-600 lbs.  1.10-1.40
Feeder Bulls  700-1100  .75-1.10
Feeder Heifers  300-500 lbs.  1.00-1.25
Feeder heifers  600-800  .85-1.10
Feeder heifers  800 & up  .85-1.10
 
Back to Farm Bulls Calves
95 & up  .90-1.10
90 & up  .70-.90
80 & up  .60-.80
 
Slaughter calves-.45 & down
Heifer calves
90 & up  .75-1.00
80 & up  .40-.70
 
Sl. Lambs-65-95  1.00-1.30                                  
Sl. Sheep-.35-.50
 
Large Goats- 100.00-130.00
Small Goats-20.00-50.00 
Source: Wyalusing Livestock Market.
 
New Holland Sales Stables
Sheep and Goat Weighted Average
Monday, November 19, 2012
Sheep/Lamb Receipts:  2416    Last week: 1562    Year Ago: 2469
Goat Receipts:        3367    Last week: 1176    Year Ago: 3020
 
***Report format change: Traditional markets refer to lambs that are subjected to USDA carcass grading, and marketed through mainstream outlets. Non-Traditional markets refer to lambs destined for slaughter outside of what would be termed as traditional markets. ***
 
Sheep and Lambs: When compared to last Monday, slaughter lambs sold mostly 5.00-10.00 higher on moderate demand. Slaughter ewes traded 5.00-10.00 higher with moderate demand. . Slaughter supply consisted of 84 percent lambs, 13 percent slaughter ewes, and 3 percent miscellaneous stock. All sheep and lambs are destined for non-traditional markets. All sheep and lambs are sold by the hundred weight, on actual weights.
 
NON-TRADITIONAL:
Slaughter Lambs: Non-Traditional Markets: Wooled & Shorn Choice and Prime 2-3 50-60 lbs 166.00-178.00; 60-70 lbs 137.00-154.00; 70-80 lbs 134.00-144.00; 100 lbs 142.00. Wooled and Shorn Good and Choice 1-3 55-60 lbs 124.00-134.00; 60-70 lbs 118.00-134.00; 70-80 lbs 124.00-138.00; 80-90 lbs 118.00-134.00; 90-110 lbs 114.00-126.00; 110-150 lbs 108.00-118.00. Wooled and Shorn Utility and Good 1-2 80 lbs 116.00; 80-90 lbs 110.00-116.00; 95-110 lbs 96.00-110.00; 120-125 lbs 98.00-120.00; 130-145 lbs 88.00-108.00.  
Slaughter Ewes: Good 2-3 Medium Flesh 80-100 lbs 70.00-80.00; 100-155 lbs 68.00-90.00. Utility 1-2 Thin Flesh 100-155 lbs 60.00-72.00; 160-200 lbs 70.00-78.00; 200-210 lbs 56.00-72.00. 
 
Slaughter Bucks: 90-105 lbs 102.00-110.00; 130-150 lbs 82.00-100.00; 200-250 lbs 40.00-78.00. 
                       
Slaughter Goats: Compared to last week`s sale, slaughter kids sold mostly 10.00-20.00 lower. Nannies sold steady to 10.00 higher. Demand was moderate for goats overall. Slaughter supply consisted of 62 percent Slaughter Kids, 25 percent Slaughter Nannies, and 13 percent miscellaneous stock. All Goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.
          
Slaughter Kids: Selection 1  45 lbs 105.00-124.00; 50-55 lbs 120.00-136.00; 60-90 lbs 112.00-130.00; 90-110 lbs 118.00-140.00; 120-125 lbs 120.00-135.00. Selection 2  40-60 lbs 98.00-114.00; 60-80 lbs 92.00-116.00; 80-100 lbs 96.00-116.00. Selection 3 40-60 lbs 58.00-82.00; 70-80 lbs 72.00-94.00; 90-100 lbs 80.00-92.00. 
 
Slaughter Nannies/Does: Selection 1  120-125 lbs 120.00-148.00; 130-155 lbs 126.00-162.00. Selection 2 100-125 lbs 90.00-122.00; 130-135 lbs 120.00-126.00. Selection 3 80-120 lbs 70.00-96.00; 130 lbs 116.00. 
 
Slaughter Bucks/Billies: Selection 1  135-145 lbs 162.00-200.00; 150-250 lbs 195.00-290.00. Selection 2 110-145 lbs 140.00-197.00; 155-165 lbs 152.00-180.00. Selection 3 100-140 lbs 100.00-158.00.   
 
Slaughter Whethers: Selection 1  80-100 lbs 178.00-182.00; 100-125 lbs 178.00-220.00; 125-150 lbs 138.00-250.00. Selection 2 80-110 lbs 114.00-142.00; 120-145 lbs 138.00-198.00. 
Source:  USDA Dept. of Ag Market News, New Holland-Lancaster County, PA