2010-04-08 / Local & State

Livestock Reports

GREENCASTLE

March 29

Slaughter cattle: high choice and prime 2-3, 1354- 1556 lbs., $93.50 to $96.50; choice 2-3, 1112-1504 lbs., $89.50 to $93.50; select 1-3, 1116-1410 lbs., $84.50 to $86.50; standard 1-2, 1018- 1180 lbs., $81 to $83.

Slaughter Holsteins: high choice and prime 2-3, 1314- 1582 lbs., $79 to $82.75; choice 2-3, 1192-1574 lbs., $73.50 to $78.50; 1640-1724 lbs., $70 to $72.50; select 1-3, few 1236-1440 lbs., $66 to $72.

Slaughter heifers; high choice and prime 2-3, few 1348-1476 lbs., $90 to $93.50; choice 2-3, 1264-1530 lbs., $85.50 to $88.

Slaughter bulls: yield grade 1, 1082-2032 lbs., $57.25 to $63.50; high dressing, new 1556-1876 lbs., $65.50 to $66.75; low dressing, one 1708 lbs., $54.

Feeder cattle: steers, large 2, 852-1134 lbs., $73 to $82; large 3 Holsteins, 580- 850 lbs., $59 to $60; large 3, 463-681 lbs., $57 to $69.

Heifers: large 1, 394-492 lbs., $94 to $107; one 702 lbs., $72.50; large 2, couple 292 lbs., $91.50; couple 99 lbs., $68.

Bulls: large 1, couple 394 lbs., $17 few 579 lbs., $100; medium and large 2, 350-496 lbs., $87 to $104; 556-902 lbs., $78.50 to $90; large 3 Holsteins, one 352 lbs., $53.

Feeder calves: compared to last week sold steady to $5 lower. Holstein bull calves, #1, 94-126 lbs., $77.50 to $97.50; few $100 to $105; 84-92 lbs., $65 to $77.50; #2, 84-126 lbs., $62.50 to $82.50; 80-92 lbs., $55 to $70; #3, 80-114 lbs., $30 to $62.50.

Holstein heifer calves: no market test. Beef cross calves: 72-122 lbs., $67.50 to $95; one $130.

Vealers: utility, 70-102 lbs., $20 to $35; 48-68 lbs., $2 to $12.

Slaughter hogs: barrows and gilts, 45-50% lean, 232-271 lbs., $49 to $51. Sows: U.S. 1-3, one 414 lbs., $32; one 514 lbs., $46.

Slaughter sheep: lambs, high choice and prime 2-3, couple 32-34 lbs., $300 to $310; choice 2-3, 26-29 lbs., $205 to $270; 39-50 lbs., $220 to $270; 58-104 lbs., $120 to $135. Good and choice 1-3, 30-36 lbs., $140 to $150.

Ewes: good 1-2, 74-188 lbs., $65 to $77.50; utility 1-2, 125- 206 lbs., $61 to $77.50. Bucks: 134-236 lbs., $59 to $67.50.

Slaughter goats: kids: selection 1 under 20 lbs., $40 to $55; 20-40 lbs., $57.50 to $75; 50-60 lbs., $90 to $96; 70-80 lbs., $95 to $100; 90-100 lbs., $120 to $140; selection 2, under 20 lbs., $18 to $30; 20-40 lbs., $37 to $55; 50-60 lbs., $56 to $80; 70-80 lbs., $80 to $82.50; selection 3, under 20 lbs., $4 to $18; one 30 lbs., $52.50; 50-60 lbs., $36 to $47; one 70 lbs., $52.50.

Nannies: selection 1, 120- 160 lbs., $90 to $109; selection 2, 80-150 lbs., $64 to $91; selection 3, 80-120 lbs., $47.50 to $55.

Billies: Selection 1, 130- 170 lbs., $145 to $177.50; selection 2, 120-150 lbs., $92.50 to $145. Whethers: selection 2, couple 100-120 lbs., $70 to $80.

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