2013-12-19 / Local & State

Livestock Reports

GREENCASTLE

MARKET

December 9

Slaughter steers: high choice and prime 2-3, 1262- 1584 lbs., $132 to $134; choice 2-3, 1222-1560 lbs., $127 to $131; select 2-3, 1078-1452 lbs., $122 to $126.

Slaughter Holstein steers: high choice and prime 2-3, 1260-1690 lbs., $110 to $116; choice 2-3, 1290-1574 lbs., $105 to $110.

Slaughter heifers: high choice and prime 2-3, 1240- 1462 lbs., $129 to $133.50; choice 2-3, 1224-1406 lbs., $127 to $129.

Holstein steers: large 3, 400-550 lbs., $62 to $82; 700- 900 lbs., $80 to $87. Heifers: medium and large 2, 400-550 lbs., $123 to $141; 600-650 lbs., $113 to $128; medium and large 3, 600-900 lbs., $68 to $79.

Return to farm calves; compared to last week’s sale Holstein bull calves over 96 lbs. sold $15 to $20 lower while lighter calves sold steady.

Holstein bull calves; #1, 96-126 lbs., $140 to $165; 80- 94 lbs., $115 to $140; #2, 90- 126 lbs., $122 to $142.50; #3, 80-126 lbs., $90 to $132.50; utility 60-124 lbs., $32.50 to $67.50.

Holstein heifer calves; # 1, 90- 104 lbs., $ 90 to $132.50; #2, 80-104 lbs., $80 to $90. Beef cross calves: 68-90 lbs., $62.50 to $80.

Slaughter hogs; barrows and gilts, no market test. Sows: no market test. Boars: no market test.

Lambs: choice 1, 50-70 lbs., $142.50 to $157.50; 70- 80 lbs., $166; 80-100 lbs., $130 to $ 137.50; 120- 160 lbs., $167.50 to $180.

Slaughter ewes: choice 2- 3, 140-206 lbs., $55 to $57.50.

Slaughter goats: sold per head on estimated weights. Kids: selection 1, 20-30 lbs., $57.50; 80-90 lbs., $90; 90-100 lbs., $105 to $117.50; selection 2 40-50 lbs., $65; 60-70 lbs., $77.50 to $87.50; 90-100 lbs., $97.50.

Nannies: selection 1, 80- 130 lbs., $105 to $135; 130- 160 lbs., $125 to $130; selection 2, 130-160 lbs., $100. Wethers; selection 1, 100-150 lbs., $125; 150-250 lbs., $170; selection 3, 150-250 lbs., $122.50.

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