2009-02-12 / Local & State

Livestock Market Reports

GREENCASTLE MARKET February 2

Slaughter steers: choice 2-3, 1304-1500 lbs., $82.50 to $85; 1528- 1598 lbs., $81.25 to $84.25; one 1686 lbs., $77.50; full/y.g. 4-5, one 1388 lbs., $82; high select and low choice 1-3, 1248-1490 lbs., $79.50 to $82.75; few 1536-1546 lbs., $79.75 to $81; one 1778 lbs., $75; select 1-3, 1048-1498 lbs., $75.50 to $80.50; standard 1-2, 966-1534 lbs., $67 to $75.

Slaughter Holstein steers: choice 2-3, 1288-1552 lbs., $59 to $72.25; couple 1616-1620 lbs., $71.25 to $72.50; high select and low choice 1-3, 1210-1310 lbs., $65.50 to $69.50; one 1680 lbs., $65.50; select 1-3, 1192-1394 lbs., $63 to $65.25; standard 1-2, 1220- 1398 lbs., $56 to $61.

Slaughter heifers: high choice and prime 2-3, couple 1386-1404 lbs., $83.75 to $84.75; choice 2-3, couple 1288-1456 lbs., $81.50 to $83.25; full/y.g. 4-5, one 1386 lbs., $79.50; Holstein heifers, couple 1490-1696 lbs., $65 to $66; high select and low choice 1-3, few 1256-1374 lbs., $78 to $81.50; select 1-3, couple 1260-1312 lbs., $74.50 to $78.50; standard 1-2, 986-1450 lbs., $56 to $69.50.

Slaughter bulls: yield grade 1, couple 1718-1772 lbs., $62.25 to $66.75; yield grade 1-2, 1346-2228 lbs., $59 to $62.25; one low dressing, 2358 lbs., $52; yield grade 2 couple 1344-1384 lbs., $56.50 to $58.25; bullocks, few 904-1020 lbs., $59 to $64.

Feeder cattle: steers, medium 1, few 596-608 lbs., $81 to $91; small 2, one 386 lbs., $62; medium 2, one 640 lbs., $66; large 3 Holsteins, couple 570-958 lbs., $49 to $53.

Heifers: small 1 one, 667 lbs., $65; medium 2, few 445-464 lbs., $78 to $83; few 564-858 lbs., $72 to $77; large 2 couple 534-658 lbs., $72; medium 2 couple 314-332 lbs., $61 to $65; few 586-708 lbs., $35 to $51.

Bulls: medium 2, 329-440 lbs., $89 to $96; couple 573 lbs., $87; small 3, one 372 lbs., $35; medium 2, couple 316-494 lbs., $40 to $51; one 756 lbs., $48; large 3, Holsteins, 286-412 lbs., $41 to $51; 560-669 lbs., $40 to $53.

Feeder calves: Holstein bull calves, #1, 88-92 lbs., $55 to $67.50; 94-130 lbs., $70 to $95, mostly $80 to $92.50; #2, 84-92 lbs., $27.50 to $50; 94-124 lbs., $40 to $75; Holstein heifer calves: #1, no market test; #2, 76-112 lbs., $70 to $135. Beef cross calves; 86- 120 lbs., $35 to $105.

Vealers: standard and good, 76-92 lbs., $10 to $25; 94-124 lbs., $13 to $40; Utility, 106 lbs., $2 to $15.

Slaughter hogs: barrows and gilts, 45-50% lean, one 216 lbs., $41; 298-340 lbs., $45 to $49. Sows: US. 1-3, one 580 lbs., $40.

Slaughter sheep: compared to last week, slaughter lambs were lightly tested. Slaughter lambs: choice 1-3, 90-98 lbs., $132.50 to $135; good and choice 1-2, couple 40-44 lbs., $120 to $122.50; slaughter yearlings, no market test; slaughter ewes: good 1-3, few 152-192 lbs., $45 to $53; slaughter rams: no market test.

Slaughter goats: slaughter kids, selection 1, one 45 lbs., $83; one 65 lbs., $105; selection 2 under 20 lbs., $17 to $25; 30-40 lbs., $40 to $42.50; selection 3, under 20 lbs., $8 to $11; slaughter yearlings, selection 1, 80-100 lbs., $80 to $90; one $132.50; 110-130 lbs., $87.50 to $92; selection 2, one 80 lbs., $67.50. Slaughter nannies: selection 2, few 110-120 lbs., $65 to $77.50; selection 3, one 70 lbs., $55. Slaughter billies: selection 2, 130-150 lbs., $120 to $160; selection 3, one 120 lbs., $70. Slaughter whethers: no market test.

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