Wyalusing Livestock Market
Monday, Dec. 3, 2012
FEEDER SALE:  Dec. 15, 2012 at 2 p.m.
 
Cattle
Boners & Utilities  .72 – 76
Canners & Cutters  .68 - .73
Easy Cows  .58 & 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  .90-1.12
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, December 3, 2012
Sheep/Lamb Receipts: 1679; Last week: 2245; Year Ago: 1854
Goat Receipts:  1452     Last week: 1999    Year Ago: 1777
 
Sheep and Lambs: When compared to last Monday, slaughter lambs sold mostly 10.00-20.00 higher on good demand. Several very good quality light weight lambs in the offering. Slaughter ewes traded mostly 5.00-10.00 higher on good demand. Slaughter supply consisted of 78 percent lambs, 17 percent slaughter ewes, and 5 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.
 
Slaughter Lambs: Non-Traditional Markets: Wooled & Shorn Choice and Prime 2-3 50-60 lbs 170.00-175.00; 60-70 lbs 160.00-182.00; 70-80 lbs 154.00-174.00; 80-90 lbs 138.00-158.00; 90-105 lbs 140.00-160.00. Wooled and Shorn Choice and Prime 2-4 50-60 lbs 216.00-248.00; 60-65 lbs 220.00-236.00. Wooled and Shorn Good and Choice 1-3 50-60 lbs 160.00-175.00; 70-80 lbs 140.00-150.00; 80-90 lbs 122.00-130.00; 90-110 lbs 115.00-128.00; 110-120 lbs 112.00-126.00. Wooled and Shorn Utility and Good 1-2 90-110 lbs 108.00-114.00; 128 lbs 110.00.
 
Slaughter Ewes: Good 2-3 Medium Flesh 90-120 lbs 78.00-90.00; 120-190 lbs 76.00-88.00. Utility 1-2 Thin Flesh 90-120 lbs 75.00-80.00; 120-160 lbs 62.00-76.00; 200-215 lbs 64.00-66.00. 
 
Slaughter Bucks: 120-150 lbs 75.00-92.00; 160-200 lbs 80.00-98.00; 200-250 lbs 58.00-66.00. 
                       
Slaughter Goats: Compared to last week`s sale, slaughter kids sold mostly 5.00-10.00 higher. Nannies sold 10.00-20.00 higher. Demand was good for goats overall. Slaughter supply consisted of 71 percent Slaughter Kids, 14 percent Slaughter Nannies, and 15 percent miscellaneous stock. All Goats are sold by the head on estimated weights.
Slaughter Kids: Selection 1  45 lbs 96.00; 55 lbs 106.00; 60-65 lbs 124.00-135.00; 70-75 lbs 108.00-128.00; 80-100 lbs 110.00-134.00; 120 lbs 120.00. Selection 2  50-55 lbs 88.00-100.00; 60-65 lbs 100.00-118.00; 70-75 lbs 102.00-112.00; 80-100 lbs 90.00-110.00. Selection 3 45 lbs 68.00; 55 lbs 72.00-78.00; 65 lbs 90.00; 70-90 lbs 72.00-90.00. 
Slaughter Nannies/Does: Selection 1  100-125 lbs 124.00-137.00; 130-140 lbs 122.00-140.00. Selection 2 100-110 lbs 90.00-92.00. Selection 3 90-100 lbs 74.00-80.00. 
Slaughter Bucks/Billies: Selection 1  135 lbs 158.00-175.00; 160 lbs 184.00. Selection 2 120-135 lbs 137.00-158.00.    
Slaughter Whethers: Selection 1  90-125 lbs 146.00-208.00; 130-155 lbs 172.00-245.00. Selection 2 100-110 lbs 128.00-148.00; 120 lbs 160.00. 
Source:  USDA Dept. of Ag Market News, New Holland-Lancaster County, PA 
 
DEWART LIVESTOCK MARKET
Monday, December 3, 2012
Sale every Monday
Hay and grain at noon, livestock at 1:30 p.m.
All animals sold per 100 lbs unless otherwise stated.
 
CATTLE (210 head)
HOLSTEIN STEERS   High Choice/Prime 2-3  1416-1654 lbs $102.50 to $105.50
Choice 2-3  1392-1528 lbs   $100.00 to $103.50
Select 1-3  1214-1472 lbs   $95.50 to $98.00
 
COWS       Breakers     $71.00 to $73.00
Boners      $65.00 to $73.00
Lean      $58.50 to $70.00
 
BULLS  Grade 1   1326-1856 lbs     $73.00 to $80.50
 
FEEDER STEERS Med/Lg 1   300-500 lbs   $145.00 to $157.50
500-700 lbs   $120.00 to $142.50
Med/Lg 2   300-500 lbs   $120.00 to $142.50
500-700 lbs   $107.50 to $125.00
FEEDER HOLSTEIN STEERS   Lg 3   300-500 lbs   $62.50 to $75.00
FEEDER HEIFERS Med/Lg 1   300-500 lbs   $112.50 to $125.00
500-700 lbs   $95.00 to $105.00
Med/Lg 2   300-500 lbs   $95.00 to $115.00
500-600 lbs   $85.00 to $90.00
FEEDER BULLS  Med 1         400-600 lbs   $122.50 to $137.50
 
CALVES (196 head)
Bull Calves   #1  94-132 lbs    $95.00 to $102.50
#1  80-92 lbs     $85.00 to $100.00
#2  94-120 lbs    $80.00 to $95.00
#2  80-92 lbs     $80.00 to $90.00
#3  94-120 lbs    $57.50 to $77.50
#3  80-92 lbs     $50.00 to $72.50
Utility 70-112 lbs    $32.00 to $55.00
60-68 lbs    $12.50 to $32.50
Heifer Calves   #1  84-112 lbs    $130.00 to $160.00
#2  72-120 lbs    $50.00 to $115.00
 
HOGS   Sows US 1-3  300-500 lbs     $46.00 to $51.00
FEEDER PIGS  30-50 lbs      $30.00 to $42.50 PER HEAD
50-70 lbs      $40.00 to $50.00 PER HEAD
 
SHEEP  Lambs Choice 2-3  40-60 lbs    $110.00 to $130.00
80-90 lbs    $105.00 to $115.00
Ewes    102-116 lbs      $70.00 to $85.00
 
GOATS   Kids     Select 1         40-50 lbs   $72.00 to $80.00 PER HEAD
70 lbs    $107.00 PER HEAD
Select 2        30-40 lbs   $30.00 to $47.00 PER HEAD
Nannies Select 1  150 lbs    $122.00 PER HEAD
Select 2  100-120 lbs    $65.00 to $82.00 PER HEAD
Billies Select 2  130-150 lbs    $175.00 to $185.00 PER HEAD
100 lbs    $122.00 PER HEAD
 
HAY   Alfalfa      $250.00 to $360.00
Alfalfa/Grass     $220.00 PER TON
Grass      $55.00 to $340.00 PER TON
Mixed      $160.00 to $280.00 PER TON
Timothy/Grass     $140.00 to $300.00 PER TON
 
STRAW  Wheat      $90.00 PER TON
Mixed      $100.00 to $145.00 PER TON
 
FIREWOOD        $80.00 to $130.00 PER LOAD
OATS         $4.20 to $5.00 PER BUSHEL
EAR CORN        $225.00 PER TON
Source: Dewart Livestock Market