2012-04-26 / Local & State

Livestock Reports

GREENCASTLE

MARKET

April 16

Slaughter steers: choice 2-3, 1178-1520 lbs., $122 to $127; full/y.g. 4-5, $117 to $ 121.50; 1606- 1656 lbs., $121.50 to $122; select 1-3, 1006-1590 lbs., $116.50 to $122.

Slaughter Holstein steers: high choice and prime 2-3, 1276-472 lbs., $109 to $112; choice 2-3, 1342-1602 lbs., $103.50 to $108; 1635-1638 lbs., $105.50 to $107; select 1- 3, 1438-1536 lbs., $98 to $103.

Slaughter heifers: choice 2-3, 1166-1526 lbs., $117 to $120; full/y.g. 4-5, $111 to $113.50; Holstein heifers, 1246-1336 lbs., $99.50 to $101; select 1-3, 1048-1408 lbs., $110 to $115.

Slaughter bulls: yield grade 1, 826-1716 lbs., $98 to $106; high dressing, $112.50 to $115; low dressing, $94.50 to $98; 2030-2168 lbs., $93 to $93.50; yield grade 2, 1096- 1546 lbs., $89 to $96.50.

Steers: small 1, 665 lbs., $122.50; large 1, 1115 lbs., $141; small 2, 575 lbs., $90; medium and large 2, 300-430 lbs., $142.50 to $147.

Holstein steers: large 3, 300-400 lbs., $95 to $127.50; 530-1095 lbs., $92 to $114.

Heifers: medium and large 2, 360 lbs., $170; 570-670 lbs., $129 to $133; herefords, $115; 920 lbs., $120; medium and large 2, 325-490 lbs., $130 to $144; 540-680 lbs., $101 to $140.

Bulls: medium 1, 315 lbs., $197.50; medium and large 2, 410- 485 lbs., $ 140 to $142.50; 515-645 lbs., $126 to $140; 790-824 lbs., $97; Herefords, $94.

Holstein bulls: large 3, 355-445 lbs., $100 to $106; 500-675 lbs., $93 to $102.

Return to farm calves: compared to last week’s sale, Holstein bull calves returning to special fed veal barns, 95-120 lbs., sold $20 to $40 higher. Lighter Holstein bull calves returning to dairy beef programs, 70-92 lbs., sold $15 to $20 higher. All prices per cwt.

Holstein bull calves: #1, 94- 116 lbs., $ 202.50 to $237.50; 84-92 lbs., $197.50 to $212.50; #2, 94-110 lbs., $175 to $205; 80-92 lbs., $160 to $200; #3, 70-114 lbs., $90 to $160; utility, 54-94 lbs., $45 to $92.50.

Holstein heifer calves; #1, no market test. #2, 82-88 lbs., $130 to $200.

Holstein/ beef cross calves: no market test.

Slaughter hogs: all prices per cwt. Barrows and gilts: no market test. Sows: U.S. 1-3, 488 lbs., $48. Boars: no market test. Feeder pigs: sold per head on estimated weights unless otherwise noted.

U.S. No. 1-3: no market test.

Feeder pigs: no market test.

Lambs: choice 2-3, 32-70 lbs., $192.50 to $260; 72-102 lbs., $185 to $245. Yearling: 120-146 lbs., $135. Ewes: good 2-3, 154-198 lbs., $77.50 to $95; 218 lbs., $67.50.

Slaughter goats: kids, selection 1, 70 lbs., $160; selection 2, under 20 lbs., $22 to $42.50; 20-40 lbs., $45.00 to $77.50; 50-80 lbs., $102.50 to $137.50.

Nannies: selection 1, 120- 150 lbs., $140 to $145; selection 2, 100 lbs., $107.50. Billies: selection 1, 160 lbs., $195; selection 2, 120-140 lbs., $120 to $150. Wethers: selection 2, 100 lbs., $157.50 to $177.50.

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