2018-05-17 / Local & State

Livestock Report

GREENCASTLE

May 7

Compared to last Monday slaughter steers sold $1 to $2 higher. Slaughter Holsteins had no trend available. Slaughter heifers sold $4 to $5 higher. Slaughter cows sold $3 to $5 higher. Supply included 175 steers and heifers, 183 slaughter cows, 15 bulls and 91 feeder cattle.

Slaughter steers: high choice and prime 2-3, 1358- 1664 lbs., $ 123 to $ 126. Choice 2-3: 1350-1578 lbs., $118 to $121; 1718-1854 lbs., $108 to $115. Select 2-3: 1260- 1464 lbs., $111 to $114.

Slaughter Holstein steers: high choice and prime 2-3: 1466-1658 lbs., $78 to $95. Choice 2-3: 1360-1672 lbs., $83 to $88.

Slaughter heifers: high choice and prime 2-3: 1228- 1450 lbs., $118 to $123. Choice 2-3: 1200-1428 lbs., $115 to $119.

Slaughter cow: breakers, 75-805% lean, $57 to $62 average dressing; boners: 80- 85% lean, $52 to $56 average; $57 to $59.50 high; lean: 85- 90% lean, $52.50 to $56 average; $41 to $45 low.

Slaughter bulls: yield grade 1, 1262-2156 lbs., $79 to $90; high dress 1210-1592 lbs., $94 to $98.50; low dress 1282- 1600 lbs., $65 to $73.

Feeder cattle: steers, medium and large 1, 450-550 lbs., $112.50 to $115; 650-750 lbs., $130 to $132. Medium and large 2, 550-600 lbs., $120.

Holstein steers: no market test.

Heifers: medium and large 1, 600-700 lbs., $111 to $121; medium and large 2, 400-500 lbs., $111 to $128.

Bulls: medium and large 1, 500-600 lbs., $128 to $131. Medium and large 2, 400-450 lbs., $127.50; 600-650 lbs., $118 to $119.

Return to Farm Calves: Compared to last week Holstein bull calves sold $10 to $20 higher with spots of $30 to $50 higher.

Holstein bull calves: #1, 96-120 lbs., $185 to $125; 76-94 lbs., $100 to $120; #2: 96-120 lbs., $145 to $180; 76-94 lbs., $80 to $120; #3: 80-120 lbs., $50 to $130; utility 70-100 lbs., $10 to $50.

Holstein heifer calves: #1, 82-94 lbs., $60 to $75; #2: 68- 84 lbs., $45 to $60. Mixed breed calves: 88-100 lbs., $70 to $125. Beef calves: 86-116 lbs., $220 to $320.

Slaughter hogs: barrows and gilts 48-52% lean 298-372 lbs, $45 to $50. Sows, boars, roasters, feeder pigs: no market test.

Slaughter sheep: lambs, choice 2-3, 40-60 lbs., $207.50 to $217.50; 60-70 lbs., $207.50 to $222.50; 70-80 lbs., $200 to $217.50; 80-100 lbs., $182.50 to $122.50. Ewes and bucks: 100-200 lbs., $77.50 to $112.50

Slaughter goats: kids, selection 1, 20-30 lbs., $105 to $120; 30-50 lbs., $115 to $140; 60-70 lbs., $190 to $227.50. Selection 2: 20-30 lbs., $60 to $95; 30-40 lbs., $105; 70-80 lbs., $170 to $185. Selection 3: under 15 lbs., $15 to $32.50.

Nannies: selection 1, 80- 130 lbs., $180; 130-180 lbs., $165 to $185. Selection 2: 80-130 lbs., $125 to $135; 130-180 lbs., $155. Selection 3: $65 to $75.

Billies: selection 1, 100-150 lbs., $240; 150-250 lbs., $330 to $340. Selection 3: 150-250 lbs., $190. Wethers: selection 1, 100- 150 lbs., $ 200 to $252.50.

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