2018-11-08 / Local & State

Livestock Reports

GREENCASTLE
October 29

Compared to last Monday slaughter steers sold $1 to $2 higher. Slaughter Holsteins sold $2 to $3 higher. Slaughter heifers sold $3 to $5 higher. Slaughter cows sold $1 to $2 higher. Supply included 90 steers and heifers, 285 slaughter cows, 25 bulls and 157 feeder cattle.

Slaughter steers: high choice and prime 2-3: 1374- 1648 lbs., $ 110 to $ 116; choice 23: 1120-1420 lbs., $104 to $109.50. Select 2-3 1180-1370 lbs., $96 to $103.

Slaughter Holstein steers: high choice and prime 2-3, 1520-1680 lbs., $85 to $88; choice 2-3: 1240-1480 lbs., $72 to $81.

Slaughter heifers: high choice and prime 2-3, 1180- 1326 lbs., $ 110 to $ 111; choice 2-3: 1198-1320 lbs., $103 to $107. Select 2-3: 1100-1330 lbs., $95 to $98.

Slaughter cows: breakers: 75-80% lean $47.50 to $52 average; $53.50 to $56 high; $44.50 to $46 low. Boners: 80- 85% lean, $43.50 to $47.50 average; $48 high; $42 to $43 low. Lean: 85-90% lean, $38.50 to $43 average; $32 to $35 low.

Slaughter bulls: yield grade 1, 1478-2050 lbs., $68 to $73. Low dress 1122- 1700 lbs., $59 to $66.50.

Steers: medium and large 1, 300-500 lbs., $140 to $155; 500-700 lbs., $115 to $137. Medium and large 2, 300-500 lbs., $112.50 to $115.

Holstein steers: large 3, 250- 300 lbs., $ 62.50 to $67.50; 300-500 lbs., $57 to $70.

Heifers: medium and large 1, 300-500 lbs., $129 to $140; 500-700 lbs., $107 to $110; 700-900 lbs., $103 to $105; medium and large 2, 300-500 lbs., $107 to $115; 500-700 lbs., $103 to $110.

Bulls: medium and large 1, 500- 700 lbs., $ 110 to $117.50; medium and large 2, 300-500 lbs., $106 to $112.50.

Return to farm calves: Compared to last week Holstein bull calves sold $5 to $10 higher.

Holstein bull calves: #1, 96-120 lbs., $95 to $125; 76-94 lbs., $75 to $90; #2: 96-120 lbs., $80 to $100; 76-94 lbs., $40 to $60; #3: 80-120 lbs., $30 to $80. Utility: 70-100 lbs., $10 to $30.

Holstein heifer calves: #1, 80-92 lbs., $30 to $80; #2: 68-96 lbs., $20.

Beef types calves: 80-132 lbs., $130 to $205.

Slaughter hogs: barrows and gilts, sows, boars, roasters, feeder pigs: no market test.

Slaughter sheep: lambs, choice 2-3, 80-95 lbs., $165 to $170. Ewes: good 2-3, 167- 252 lbs., $62.50 to $67.50.

Slaughter goats: kids, selection 1, 40-50 lbs., $90 to $105; 75-80 lbs., $130; 100- 120 lbs., $180 to $215; selection 2: 50-60 lbs., $60 to $65. Nannies: selection 1, 80-130 lbs., $155 to $175. Billies: selection 1, 100-150 lbs., $200; selection 2, 100- 150 lbs., $130 to $175.

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