2012-08-30 / Local & State

Livestock Market

GREENCASTLE

MARKET

August 6

Slaughter steers: high choice and prime 2-3, 1304- 1400 lbs., $120.50 to $123; choice 2-3, 1210-1464 lbs., $116.50 to $118; heavy cattle, 1518-1614 lbs., $116.50 to $119.50.

Slaughter Holstein steers: high choice and prime 2-3, 1320-1572 lbs., $103 to $105; choice 2-3, 1280-1602 lbs., $94 to $100.

Slaughter heifers: high choice and prime 2-3, 1270- 1388 lbs., $117.50 to $119.50; choice 2-3, 1024-1338 lbs., $111 to $115; select 1-3, 1182- 1284 lbs., $104.50 to $109.50.

Slaughter bulls: yield grade 1, 1228- 1788 lbs., $ 94.50 to $ 104.50; high dressing, 1508-1896 lbs., $ 104.50 to $ 110.50; low dressing, 926-1186 lbs., $86 to $88.

Holstein heifer calves: #1, 74-94 lbs., $117.50 to $127.50; #2 78-98 lbs., $72.50 to $85. Holstein/beef cross calves; 84-113 lbs., $85 to $125.

Slaughter hogs: barrows and gilts, 49-54% lean, 233- 279 lbs., $60 to $64.

Lambs: choice 2-3, 40-50 lbs., $150; 60-80 lbs., $122.50 to $140; 90-120 lbs., $120 to $125; Ewes, 148-314 lbs., $37 to $55; rams: no market test.

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