Lancaster farming. (Lancaster, Pa., etc.) 1955-current, July 26, 1975, Image 2

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    —Lancaster Farming. Saturday, July 26.1975
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Local Livestock Market, Auction News
Lancaster
Market
Monday July 21
Cattle Calves Hogs Sheep
Today
977 212 713 112
Last Monday
1735 220 568 161
Last Year
1034 143 528 .148
Monday’s Auction
839 221 687 112
Last Monday’s Auction
1422 309 730 205
CATTLE: Compared to
last Wednesday slaughter
steers uneven, Choice and
Prime steady to weak, Good
to low Choice 25-75 higher,
Standard steady; cows,
bullocks and bulls all 50*1.00
lower.
SLAUGHTER STEERS:
High Choice and Prime 1100-
1260 lb. 52.85-54.60, 10 head
54.85-55.00; Choice 1058-1325
lb. 49.5052.50, 950-1030 lb.
48.00- high Good and
low Choice 1000-1250 lb. 44.75-
48.50, few 48.50-49.75; 900-
1000 lb. 42.75-46.00; Good
42.00- Standard 36.50-
39.10, few 950-1050 lb. 30.00-
32.00.
SLAUGHTER HEIFERS:
Choice 850-1000 lb. 41.00-
43.50, few 43.30-44.35; Good
35.0041.00.
COWS: Utility and high
dressing Cutter 20.50-22.50,
few 22.60-23.50; Cutter 19.00-
21.50; Canner and low Cutter
15.00-18.00.
BULLOCKS: Choice 1000-
1200 lb. 37.5041.00, few 34.25-
37.00; Good 30.0054.00.
BULLS: Yield grade 1
1200-1600 lb. 23.50-30.75, few
30.7554.00; yield grade 2
1000-1450 lb. 26.00-28.50, few
950-1050 lb. 23.50-25.50.
VEAL CALVES: Vealers
1.00- higher, instances
4.00 higher on Standard and
low Good.
VEALERS: Prime 60.00-
65.00, few 70.00-75.00; Choice
52.00- Good to low
Choice 38.00-50.00, Good
27.00- Standard and
Good 90-105 lb. 19.00-28.00,65-
85 lb. 17.00-20.00.
SHEEP: Spring lamb 1.00-
2.00 higher.
SPRING LAMBS: Choice
60-95 lb. 44.50-48.50, one
small lot 51.50; Good 70-85 lb.
38.00-42.00.
SLAUGHTER
ANIMALS
SALE
BULLS-HEIFERS
STEERS-COWS
WEEKLY - Mon & Wed
12 Noon
FEEDER
Vintage
Auction
Tuesday July 22
Cattle Calves Sheep
Today
1131 657 65
Last Tuesday
1080 653 43
Last Year
1174 581 55
CATTLE: Compared to
last Tuesday slaughter
steers grading average
Choice to Prime steady to
weak, Good and Choice SO
LDO lower, Standard mostly
steady; cows steady to 50
cents lower with late trading
50-1.00 lower; small supply
of bullocks steady; bulls 1.00-
1.50 lower.
SLAUGHTER STEERS;
High Choice and Prime 1100-
1250 lb. 52.7 554.60, few head
54.75- Choice 1000-1300
lb. 48.00-53.00, mainly 49.50-
51.25; Choice 870-950 lb.
46.5049.00; high Good and
low Choice 54.5048.75, few
43.0045.50; Good 39.5044.00,
few 38.25-40.00; Standard
and low Good 29.75-35.50, few
25.75-
SLAUGHTER HEIFERS:
Few Choice 800-925 lb. 41.75-
42.25, Choice 750-825 lb. 38.00-
40.00; Good 32.50-37.50.
COWS; Utility and high
dressing Cutter 22.50-24.25,
few mainly early sales 24.50-
24.85; Cutter 19.00-23.00;
Canner and low Cutter 15.00-
18.50.
BULLOCKS; Choice 1000-
1200 lb. 34.00-36.75; Good
28.00-34.00.
BULLS: Yield grade 1
1200-1800 lb. 29.00-30.00,
couple 30.75-32.00, three head
2125-2290 lb. 27.75-28.75; yield
grade 2 1000-1600 lb. 25.00-
28.00, few 23.50-25.00.
VEAL CALVES: Vealers
uneven, Good to Prime 1.00-
2.00 lower. Standard and low
Good 1.00-2.00 higher.
VEALERS: Choice 40.00-
47.00; few Choice to low
Prime 49.00-53.00; Good to
low Choice 33.00-40.00; Good
110-130 lb. 23.00-32.00;
Standard and Good 90-105 lb.
18.00-22.50, 65-85 lb. 12.00-
18.00.
RETURNED TO FARM:
Bulk 90-115 lb. Holstein bulls
30.00-31.50, around 50 head
100-105 lb. 36.00-37.50; few
lots 90-115 lb. Holstein
heifers 22.00-26 .00.
SHEEP: Spring lambs
mostly steady.
SPRING LAMBS: Choice
40-70 lb. 42.00-48.00, couple
head 50.00-55.00; Good 35.00-
43.00.
LEBANON
VALLEY
LIVESTOCK
MARKET, INC.
1 mile East of
Fredericksburg
along Route 222
PHONE JONESTOWN
865-2881
Sale every Tuesday at 1:30 1
P.M start'd* with feeder cattle ;
and pigs.
Lancaster
Auction
Wednesday, July 23
Cattle Calves Hogs Sheep
Today
897 43 785 0
Last Wednesday
1386 72 733 30
Last Year
1034 58 441 19
Wednesday’s Auction
881 73 790 0
Last Wednesday’s Auction
1202 97 770 30
CATTLE: Compared to
Monday slaughter steers
mostly steady, instances 50
higher on high Good and
Choice 925-1050 lb. cows 50-75
higher; bullocks uneven,
Choice mostly steady, Good
50-1.00 lower, instances 2.00
lower; bulls steady to 50
lower.
SLAUGHTER STEERS:
Mixed Choice and Prime
1100-1250 lb. 52.35-53.00; one
lot high Choice and Prime
54.85; Choice 950-1275 lb.
48.75-53.00, few 48.00-49.00;
high Good and low Choice
54.50-48.00, couple lots 48.75-
49.35; Good 40.25-46.00; 14
head Standard and Good
1335-1390 lb. Holsteins 38.85-
39.60; Standard 32.00-37.00.
SLAUGHTER HEIFERS:
Good 650-850 lb. 35.50-41.00;
few Choice 42.00-47.00;
Standard 23.25-26.75.
COWS: Utility and high
dressing Cutter 21.00-23.50,
few 23.85-24.50; Cutter 19.50-
22.00; Canner and low Cutter
16.25-19.00.
BULLOCKS: Choice 1000-
1250 lb. 37.00-39.00, few 40.00-
42.50; Good 1000-1225 lb.
28.00- 900-1000 lb. 25.50-
30.00.
BULLS: Yield grade 1
1200-1800 lb. 28.00-29.50, few
30.00- yield grade 2 950-
1050 lb. 22.75-26.75.
VEAL CALVES: Small
supply vealers mostly
steady.
VEALERS: Choice 52.00-
60.00; couple Prime 65.00-
70.00; Good 27.00-35.00;
Standard 85-105 lb. 18.00-
23.00.
SHEEP: None on offer:
Lancaster
Feeder Pip
Tuesday, July 22
Feeder Pigs
Today 1810
Two Weeks Ago 2213
TREND: Compared to two
weeks ago feeder pigs 4.00-
6.00 higher, some sales as
much as 10.00 higher. All
prices on a per hundred
basis.
US 1-2 44-50 lb. 109.00-
115.00, 58-66 lb. 89.00-102.50;
180 head Reputation 61-64 lb.
VINTAGE SALES
STABLES, INC.
PARADISE. PENNA.
BULLS STEERS, BUTCHER COWS,
LAMBS AND VEAL CALVES
SOLD ON COMMISSION
SALE EVERY TUESDAY 12 NOON
HOG SALES
Every Saturday At 9:00 A.M.
Every Wednesday At 9:00 A.M.
FOR MARKETING INFORMATION
PHONE AREA CODE 717-442-4181
For 24 Hour Market Reporting Service,
, Call 717-768-31!?- -- - ~, ‘
Box 100 ' Paradise Fa '
10 miles East ol Lancaster on Rt 30
New Holland
Auction
Thursday, July 24
Cattle Calves Sheep
Today
1199 500 9
Last Thursday
1485 428 25
Last Year
1357 592 28
CATTLE: Compared to
last Thursday slaughter
steers uneven, Choice and
Prime steady to strong,
instances 50 higher on
Choice, Good to low Choice
25-50 higher, Standard 75-1.50
higher; cows 50-1.00 higher,
instances 2.00 higher;
bullocks 1.00-1.25 higher;
bulls steady to strong, in
stances 1.00 higher on yield
grade 2.
SLAUGHTER STEERS:
High Choice and Prime 1075-
1325 lb. 52.35-55.75, 10 head
56.25-56.35; Choice 1000-1300
lb. 49.25-53.50, few 48.00-
49.00; high Good and low
Choice 44.75-47.75, few 900-
1000 lb. 43.00-45.50; Good
41.0046.75; Standard and low
Good 35.0040.00; load Utility
723-870 lb. 18.35-19.10.
SLAUGHTER HEIFERS:
Good 740-900 lb. 32.00-36.25;
couple Choice 41.25; Stan
dard 22.75-24.50.
COWS: Utility and high
dressing Cutter 23.50-25.50,
few 25.75-26.75, couple 27.00-
27.75; Cutter 19.50-24.00;
Canner and low Cutter 18.00-
19.75.
BULLOCKS: Choice 1000-
1300 lb. 35.50-39.25, few 40.50-
42.00; Good 29.50-35.00.
BULLS: Yield grade 1
1100-1575 lb. 28.75-31.00, few
33.60-34.25; yield grade 2
1000-1400 lb. 26.00-28.75, few
24.50-26.00.
VEAL CALVES: Vealers
1.00-2.00 higher.
VEALERS: Choice 45.00-
56.00; couple Prime 58.00-
60.00; Good to low Choice
33.00- Good 25.00-34.00;
Standard and low Good 90-
105 lb. 15.00-21.00, 65-85 lb.
11.00-
RETURNED TO FARM:
Bulk 95-115 lb. Holstein bulls
and heifers 19.00-26.00, few
28.00-
SHEEP:, Insufficient
volume for a market test.
107.00- One lot 74 lb.
90.00; US 2 40-55 lb. 102.50-
107.50, 55-60 lb. 97.50-99,00;
US 2-3 33-60 lb. 97.00-108.50;
70 head 33-43 lb. 110.00-113.00,
65-70 lb. 90.00-95.00, 71-92 lb.
77.00- US 3 25-30 lb.
105.00- 31-45 lb. 101.00-
109.50; Few 45-50 lb. 90.00-
95.00.
Composite
Report
Cattle Calves
Today 5300 1425
Last Week 6189 1373
Last Year 5377 1176
CATTLE: Slaughter steers
uneven, choice and prune
mostly steady, instances
50.00 higher on choice 950-
1050 lb. weights good strong
to 1.00 higher, standard and
low good mostly 1.00 higher;
cows 50.00 to 1.00 higher than
last week’s close; bullocks
generally steady with last
week’s close although
closing steady to strong.
Supply included an
estimated 55 percent.
SLAUGHTER STEERS:
15 percent cows, 15 percent
bulls with the balance
mainly feeder steers.
Slaughter steers high choice
and prime 1075-1325 lb. 52.75
to 55.75; around 10 head 56.25
to 56.35; choice 1000 -1300 lb.
48.75 to 53.00; choice 870-950
lb. 46.50-50.50; high good and
low choice 44.75 to 48.75;
choice 900-1000 lb. 43.00-
45.50; good 39.50-45.50; few
at the close 45.00-46.75;
standard and low good 33.50-
40.00; few low standard
29.75-35.50; low utility 720-
1870 lb. 18.35-19.10.
SLAUGHTER HEIFERS;
Choice 850-1000 lb. 41.00-
43.50; choice 44.35-47.00;
good 650-900 lb. 32.00-41.00;
standard 22.75-26.75.
COWS: Utility and high
dressing cutter 22.50-25.50;
few at the close 25.75-26.75,
cutter 19.50-23.50, canner and
low cutter 15.00-19.50.
BULLOCKS: Choice 1000-
1300 lb. 35.50-39.50, choice
40.00-42.50, good 28.00-35.00,
choice 900-1000 lb. 25.50-30.00.
BULLS: Yield grade 1
1100-1800 lb. 28.00-31.00. Few
31.50-34.25; yield grade 2 950-
1400 lb. 26.00-29.00, few 900-
: TRariIRLOAD*
1 SUGAR SALE I
• Pure Cane or Beet :
• Sugarman will be at New Holland Sales Stables on •
• Monday, July 28. “Domino”, “Jack Frost”, other *
2 famous brand names. •
• Call for 1 ton to trailer load pnces. «
• Elmer P. Weaver Jr. & Sons :
• Dealers in Sugar and Institutional Bulk Food Items. 2
• WHOLESALE - RETAIL •
• Box 197 RDI Richland, Pa. 17087 •
• Phone 717-866-6381 |
NEW HOLLAND The Action Auction
AUCTIONS make the difference in
marketing livestock!
NEW HOUAND makes the difference
in auctions!
MONDAY S ACTION
9 00 A M - Fat Hogs
10 00 A M - Horse Sale
11 00 A M - Hay Straw & Ear Corn
2 30 P M - Fat Steers Bulls. Cows & Veal
WEDNESDAY’S ACTION:
12 00 Noon Hay, Straw & tar Corn
1230 PM Dairy Sale
THURSDAY’S ACTION:
1100 AM - Beef Sale
Order of Sale Bulls Fat Steers Cows A Veal
i KUHN SMB STABLES MC.
New HoHuit.PA
Abram W. DHfenbach, Manafer
1050 lb. 22.75-26.00.
VEAL CALVES: Vealers
1.00- higher, demand
good for calves returned to
farm..
VEALERS: Prime 58.00-
65.00, few 68.00-75.00; choice
48.00- good to low
choice 35,0(M8.00, good 27.00-
35.00; standard and low good
90-105 lb. 15.00-23.00, few
23.00- 65-85 lb. 11.00-
18.00.
RETURN TO FARM:
Bullocks 90-115 lb.; Holstein
bulls 26.00-31.50 around 50
head 100-105 lb. 36.00-37.50,
few 90-115 lb. Holstein
Heifers 20.50-26.50.
Editors Quote Book
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be of use tn teaching us, not
what we are. but what we
ought to be
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