2009-01-08 / Local & State

Livestock Reports

GREENCASTLE LIVESTOCK

December 29

Slaughter steers: high choice and prime 2-3, 1294-1534 lbs., $86.25 to $88.50; choice 1-3, 1210- 1540 lbs., $83.25 to $85; select 1- 2, 1198-1500 lbs., $76 to $80; standard 1-2, few 1440-1540 lbs., $72 to $74.50.

Slaughter Holsteins: high choice and prime 2-3, 1348-1566 lbs., $73 to $75.25; 1612-1732 lbs., $72 to $75; choice 2-3, 1206-1584 lbs., $69 to $72.25; 1620-1762 lbs., $68.50 to $72; 1808-1954 lbs., $63.75 to $66; high select and low choice 1-3, 1258-1580 lbs., $65 to $70; select 1-2, 1232-1422 lbs., $57.50 to $62.75.

Slaughter heifers: high choice and prime 2-3, couple 1248-1426 lbs., $86 to $86.25; choice 1-3, 1196-1262 lbs., $81.50 to $85.25; select 1-2, couple 1132-1184 lbs., $75 to $78.50.

Slaughter bulls: yield grade 1- 2, 1390-2008 lbs., $50 to $56; couple high dressing, 1610-1800 lbs., $72 to $73.

Heifers: medium 2, one 870 lbs., $63; large 2, few 706-872 lbs., $5 to $6. Bulls: large 2, few 640-694 lbs., $68 to $76.

Feeder calves: Holstein bulls calves, #1, 94-140 lbs., $55 to $95, mostly $80 to $92.50; 86-92 lbs., $22.50 to $55; #2, 94-138 lbs., $30 to $65; 82-92 lbs., $5 to $30.

Holstein heifer calves: #1, couple 92-116 lbs., $130 to $132.50; #2, few 92-98 lbs., $100 to $125. Beef cross calves: 64-90 lbs., $5 to $10; 96-112 lbs., $30 to $45.

Vealers: standard and good, 94-120 lbs., $7 to $30; utility, 48- 108 lbs., $2 to $10.

Slaughter hogs: barrows and gilts, 45-50% lean, 241-298 lbs., $38 to $44; couple 312 lbs., $46. Sows: U.S. 1-3, one 440 lbs., $29.

Slaughter sheep: slaughter lambs, choice 2-3, one 38 lbs., $150; one 94 lbs., $115; one 116 lbs., $112.50; standard and good 1-2, 45 lbs., $84.

Slaughter goats: selection 1 kids, 40 lbs., $38 to $45; 50-60 lbs., $44 to $51; one 70 lbs., $80. Selection 2 kids, 30-40 lbs., $30 to $39; 50 lbs., $22.50 to $35; selection 3 kids, couple under 20 lbs., $10; one 30 lbs., $25.

Nannies: selection 1, 100-140 lbs., $70 to $92; pygmys, 80 lbs., $36; selection 2, 90-120 lbs., $55 to $75; selection 3, few 100 lbs., $52.50 to $62.50.

Billies: selection 1, 100-140 lbs., $110 to $150; couple 140-150 lbs., $190 to $200; selection 2, couple 100-110 lbs., $57.50 to $72.50; few pygmys, $53.

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