Lancaster farming. (Lancaster, Pa., etc.) 1955-current, August 27, 1977, Image 6

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    . Farming. Saturday, Aui
Livestock market and
August 24,1977
Compared to Tuesday’s
close, fresh pork cut trade
slow, demand moderate to
light. Fresh loins 1.25-1.50
lower than limited Tuesday
sales; Picnics 3.75 lower
than Monday; skinned hams
17-26 lbs. 3.004.00 lower;
Bellies 12-16 lbs. 2.00-3.50
lower; other cuts not
established.
FRESH PORK CUTS
Lions 14-DN lbs. 85.00-
85.25; load 91.00 export; 14-17
lbs. 84.00-84.25, 1.25-1.50
lower than limited Tues.
sales; load 20 & up lbs. 75.50
trimmed.
Picnic 4-8 lbs. 48.00, 3.75
lower than Mon.
Boston Butt no sales
reported.
Spareribs no sales
reported.
Skinned hams 17-20 lbs.
73.00- late 73.00-74.00,
3.00- lower; 20-26 lb.
73.00- 3.004.00 lower.
Bellies, SOLS 12-14 lbs.
70.00- late 70.00, 3.50
lower; 14-16 lbs. 70.00, 2.00
lower; load 16-18 lbs. 70.00.
BNLS CT BUTT l-% - 3 lbs.
96.25; 3-6 lbs. 96.25-97.25.
Pork Trim visual 80 lean
68.50 fresh; CHEM 90 lean
77.75-78.00 frozen; neck bone
trimmings 70.00 frozen.
Tenderloins 188.50.
Jowls 31.00 frozen.
Compared to Tuesday’s
dose, beef trade dosed slow,
demand light, steer beef not
Lancaster
Feeder Cattle
Lancaster, Pa.
Friday, August 19,1977 —'
Feeder Cattle"
453
Today
Last Friday 674
TREND: Small supply
feeder steers 50-1.00 lower.
Bulk of supply sold in lots of
three or less, with few
Good and mixed Good and
Choice sold in lots of five to
ten each.
FEEDER STEERS: One
lot Choice 470 lb. 42.85; one
lot fleshy Choice 950 lb.
37.50; mixed Good and
Choice 840-910 lb. 35.75-37.00,
one lot 740 lb. 38.00; couple
lots Good 885-920 lb. 34.00-
Des Moines
Carlot
established. Heifer beef
steady to 50 higher. Primal
beef cuts, forequarters
steady to 1.00 lower. No
comparable cow beef sales.
Sales on 29 loads steer and
heifer beef confirmed. 3 cow
beef loads.
STEER BEEF
4 Confirmed Loads
Choice 3 600-800 lbs. 62.00-
62.25, couple loads.
Choice 4 600-900 lbs. 58.00.
HEIFER BEEF
25 Confirmed Loads
Choice 3 500-700 lbs. 60.25-
61.25, mostly 60.75, steady to
50 higher.
Good 2-3 500-700 lbs. 56.75,
50 higher.
COW BEEF
3 Confirmed Loads
Utility (BNG) 2-3 45.00
load.
Canner & Cutter 49.00-
51.00.
CHOICES PRIMAL
BEEFCUTS
6 Confirmed loads
Fores 130-210 lbs. 48.50-
49.50, steady to 1.00 lower.
'Arm Chucks 45.0046.00.
Ribs 30 lbs.-down 95.00
load.
BEEF TRIMMINGS
12 Confirmed loads
Beef Trimmings 50 CHEM
lean (fresh) 26.00-26.50, few
27.50;
BONELESS BEEF
4 Confirmed Loads
Boneless beef '9O CHEM
Lean (fresh) 70.00.; 85
CHEM Fean (fresh) 63.00; 75
CHEM lean (fresh) 51.50.
35.75; one lot 700 lb.
Holsteins 32.00 and one lot
9001 b. 30.50.
REMEMBER US when you purchase cattle in
the South... call us collect from the sale.
HAPPY TO SERVE YOU!!
S. K. SHOTZBERGER. INC.
LIVESTOCK TRANSPORTATION
Gene Zwally, President
Marvin Johns, Secy.-Treasurer
P.O. Box 925, Lancaster, Pa. 17604
Phone: (717) 393-4641 (day or night)
[list 27. 1977
Compared to Tuesday’s
close: beef trade moderate
with 16 loads steer and heifer
beef reported by the USDA.
Choice steer beef generally
steady. Cow beef trade light
with one load confirmed, no
price comparison. Prime
Special fed veal steady,
Good and Choice boning veal
steady to 1.00 lower. Spring
lamb mostly 1.00 lower than
last week. Fresh pork loins
1.00 to 1.50 lower, no sales
reported other pork cuts.
STEER BEEF
(12 Loads Confirmed)
Choice 3 selected 600-700
lbs. 6625.
Choice 3 600-600 lbs. 6550-
6600, generally steady.
Choice 4 600-900 lbs. 6150.
HEIFER BEEF
(4 Loads Confirmed)
Choice 3 550-700 lbs. 6475.
COW BEEF
(1 Load Confirmed)
Canner-Cutter 1-2 350 lbs.
up 5550 part load; 35 lbs.
down 5300 part load.
CHOICES
PRIMAL BEEF CUTS
(11 Loads Confirmed)
Fores 130-210 lbs. 5200.
Arm Chucks 90-130 lbs.
4850-5000.
Steer Rounds 70-90 lbs.
7400.
Full Plates 3300.
Flanks untrimmed 2700-
3100.
VEAL CARCASS - HIDE ON
Prime (special fed) 180-250
lbs. 113.00-116.00 steady.
Good and Choice Boning
type, Northeastern supplies,
all mostly steady, 65-75 lbs.
5400-5600; 55-64 lbs. 5200-
5400; 45-54 lbs. 5000-5200; 35-
auction news
East Coast
Carlot Meats
Princeton, New Jersey
August 22,1977
44 lbs. 4800-5000; 34 lbs. down
46004800.
Midwest and west coast
suppliers all mostly 1.00
lower 70-80 lbs. 5600; 60-70
lbs. 5400; 5060 lbs. 5200; 40-
50 lbs. 5000.
SPRING LAMB,
CHOICE AND PRIME 34
(12 Loads Confirmed)
Compared to last week 55
lbs. down 102.00-103.00
mostly 1.00 lower; 65 lbs.
down limited 102.00.
FRESH PORK CUTS
Loins 14 lbs. down 8900,
1.50 lower; 14-17 lbs. 8800,
1.00 lower.
BEEF TRIMMINGS
(14 Loads Confirmed)
50 PCI CHEM lean, fresh
2850-3300.
Joliet
Cattle
Joliet, Illinois
August 25,1977
Friday through Wed
nesday’s salable receipts
7,175,5 days last week 7,950,
same-period last year 9,487.
At mid-week slaughter
steers and heifers SO to 1.00
higher than last Wednesday.
Supply mostly Choice steers
and heifers.
SLAUGHTER STEERS:
High Choice and Prime 3-4
1100-1300 lbs. 40.50-41.25
Monday, 41.25-42.00 Wed
nesday. Choice 24 1025-1250
lbs. 40.0040.75 Monday 40.50-
41.25 Wednesday; 2-3 950-
1050 lbs. 39.5040.50, load
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mostly 4 1400 lbs. 39.50. SLAUGHTER HEIFERS:
Mixed Good and Choice 2-3 Choice, few Prime, 24 900-
900-1250 lbs. 38.00-40.00. 1075 Monday, 38.75-39.50
Some Mixed Good and Wednesday, 850-900 lbs.
Choice holsteins 2-31250-1500 38.00-38.50, up to 38.75
lbs. 35.00-36.50. Good Wednesday. Mixed Good
holsteins 2 1200-1400 lbs. Choice 2-3 700-1000 lbs. 36.00- J
33.50-35.50. 38.00.
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