2009-12-31 / Local & State

Livestock Reports

GREENCASTLE MARKET

December 21

Slaughter steers: high choice and prime 2-3, 1280-1398 lbs., $84 to $84.75; y.g. 4-5 one 1524 lbs., $83; choice 2-3, 1256-1484 lbs., $79 to $82.75; couple 1564-1570 lbs., $82.75; high select and low choice 1-3, couple 1178-1350 lbs., $77 to $79.25; select 1-3, one 1314 lbs., $71.

Slaughter Holstein steers: Choice 2-3, 1412-1596 lbs., $69.50 to $70; one 1658 lbs., $70.50; Jerseys/ Crossbreds, 1270-1542 lbs., $71 to $75; high select ad low choice 1-3, 1326-1516 lbs., $65 to $68; Jerseys/Crossbreds, couple 1238-1292 lbs., $68 to $70; select 1- 3, couple 1342-1488 lbs., $61.50 to $64.50; standard 1-2, 1268-1430 lbs., $48 to $58.

Slaughter heifers: choice 2-3, one 1156 lbs., $77.50; full/y.g. 4-5, couple 1072-1282 lbs., $73; Holstein heifers, 1122-1464 lbs., $56.50 to $59.50; one $64. Select 1- 3, one 1100 lbs., $71.50; Holstein heifers, 1000-1240 lbs., $47 to $54.

Slaughter bulls: yield graduate 1, 1310-1842 lbs., $53 to $60.75; one high dressing, 1990 lbs., $63.25; yield grade 2, 1104-1302 lbs., $45 to $48; one 2000 lbs., $50.

Feeder cattle: steers, large 2, one 298 lbs., $62; large 3, one 234 lbs., $47; large 3 Holsteins, one 318 lbs., $59; couple 560-708 lbs., $45 to $49.

Heifers: large 1, one 454 lbs., $65; medium 3, one 262 lbs., $51. Bulls: medium 1, one 398 lbs., $75; medium 2, one 360 lbs., $59.

Feeder calves: Holstein bull calves, #1, 90-92 lbs., $52.50 to $55; 96-124 lbs., $70 to $90; #2, 82- 92 lbs., $37.50 to $50; 94-124 lbs., $50 to $82.50; #3, 80-92 lbs., $30 to $40; 94-112 lbs., $33 to $52.50.

Holstein heifers: calves, #1, 90-110 lbs., $135 to $200; #2, 72- 108 lbs., $40 to $135.

Slaughter hogs: barrows and gilts, 49-54% lean, 272-283 lbs., $48 to $49; 45-50% lean, 277-288 lbs., $44.50 to $48.

Slaughter sheep: slaughter lambs, choice 1-3, 44-66 lbs., $117.50 to $146; 76-102 lbs., $117.50 to $132.50; one 126 lbs., $120; good and choice 1-2, couple 60 lbs., $105. Slaughter yearlings; 122-126 lbs., $53 to $72.50; slaughter ewes: good 2-3, few 144-222 lbs., $40 to $60; slaughter rams, no market test.

Slaughter goats: slaughter kids, selection 1, 25-40 lbs., $49 to $66; 45-55 lbs., $67 to $90; 80- 90 lbs., $86 to $100; selection 2, one under 20 lbs., $15; 45-55 lbs., $47.50 to $70; one 70 lbs., $65. Slaughter yearlings: selection 1, couple 100-110 lbs., $102.50 to $130; selection 2, 90 lbs., $80 to $87.50; selection 3, one 70 lbs., $50. Slaughter nannies: selection 1, couple 100 lbs., $84; selection 2, couple 90-120 lbs., $65 to $75. Slaughter billies: selection 1, one 200 lbs., $215.

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