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AB—Lancaster Farming, Saturday, May 16,1981
MAY 18-24, 1981
Watch out for celestial kettle drums.
Is your will up to date, or do you have one? Bonnie Parker and
Clyde Barrow ambushed by lawmen May 23, 1934 Full moon
May 18 (Mon) Average length of days for the week, 14 hours,
49 minutes Mt St Helens erupted 839 a m May 18, 1980
Wilbur and Orville Wright patented airplane May 22, 1906 If
you would enjoy the fruit, pluck not the flower
Ask the Old Fanner: I recently
JAk, inherited a "Green Bone Cutter *
B 6r!t What are green bones 7 LM,
L Green bones are merely raw ones
that have not been cooked or
Home Hints: To keep mildew from
forming inside your refrigerator or on
the gaskets, wipe it occasionally with
p ure vinegar
OLD FARMER'S WEATHER FORECASTS
New England: Nor'easter, heavy rain east, moderate west, cool
with sun by midweek, then thundershowers.
Greater New York-New Jersey: Cold becoming sunny and warm
with rain by weekend
Middle Atlantic Coastal: Week begins cold and wet, turns sunny
and warm, then cool and rainy
Piedmont & Southeast Coastal: Cool, some ram at week's start,
sunny and warm, weekend turns hot
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SEE YOUR INDEPENDENT DEALER FOR SERVICE
Wenger Implement Co
L H. Brubaker, Inc
Shotzberger's Farm Machinery Ph 397-5179
Goodyear Tires Distributed by P. Lebzelter & Son Co,, Lancaster
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Livestock market and auction news
East Coast Carlot
Wednesday, May 13
Report supplied by USDA
Compared to Tuesday’s close:
Prime special fed veal 1.00 higher.
Good & Choice boning veal not
enough sales reported to establish
trends; inshipped firm compared
to Friday’s last test. Compared to
last week, lamb and spring lamb
5.00 to 6.00 higher. Boneless beef
not well tested; however, firm
180-240 lbs. 186.00-189.00, 1.00
Good and Choice
65-75 lbs. 98.00, all limited, trends
not established; 55-64 lbs. 96.00; 45-
54 lbs. 94.00; 35-44 lbs. 92.00; 34 lbs.
Instupped: 71-80 lbs. 104.00, all
limited, all firm with Friday; 61-70
lbs. 102.00; 51-60 lbs. 100.00; 41-50
lbs. 98.00; 30-40 lbs. 96.00.
Choice & Prime 3-4
■- Compared to last week: 55 lbs.
Grumelli Farm Service
R S HollmgerftSon
down 136.00, 6.00 higher; 55-65 lbs.-
136.00,6.00 higher; 65-75 lbs. 136.00.
SPRING LAMB CARCASS
Choice Sc Prime 3-4
Compared to last week: 55 lbs.
down 138.00, 5.00-6.00 higher, few
4 % Loads
(U.S. and Canadian Origin)
90 pet chem lean fresh 125.00,
85 pet chem lean fresh 111.00-
50 pet chem lean fresh 57.00.
CURED AND PROCESSED
Semi-Boneless Hams: 14-17 lbs.
Semi-Boneless Hams: 17-20 lbs.
Bonless Hams: 13-17 lbs. 117.00
No. 1 Sliced Bacon Vacuum Pack
1 lb. pkg. 92.00-93.00, ’Steady-weak.
Franks, 70 Beef, 30 Pork 1 lb.
pkg. 82.00-83,00, steady-firm.
Extra FOR PORK
Custom Processing, Instead of Going To Market,
Gives You Extra Prof It... Check These Figures:
400 Lb. Sow (Live Weight) at 35* lb. ..
Gives Market Value of ✓ I
VALUE THRU PROCESSING:
Processing4oo Lb. Sow (Yields 220 Lbs/Pork Roil) 1 04
Market Value of Sow ... * 140
Total Investment *244
Cost Per Lb. of Pork Roll (220 Lb. @ $244) is -
$l.ll Per Lb. Resale Value at $1.50 Lb OdU
Less Total Investment *244
Extra Gross Profit *
We Can Also Make Hog Dogs, Ring
Bologna, Lebanon Bologna, Sweet
r kOVtiUw’ Bologna, Salami, Minced Bologna and
Other Meat Specialties From
For Your Custom Processing Call For Appointment
Bi Located 2 Miles North of
URKHOLDER S Myerstown, PA, alongßt.64s
■JTCUPD CHAD Phone 717-933-4104 Collect
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Sat. 9 to 2
Saturday, May 9
Report supplied by auction
STOCKER, FEEDER, AND
SLAUGHTER' CATTLE: Good
Light Steer Calves 70.00-75.00;
Medium 65.00-69.75; Flam 64.00
and down; Good Heavy Steers
65.00- Medium 60.0064.75;
Plain 59.00 and down; Holstein
Steers 43.50-55.00; Good Light
Heifer Calves 55.0060.50; Medium
50.00- Plain 49.00 and down;
Good Heavy Heifers 52,00-57.00;
Medium 47.0051.75; Plain 46.00
and down; Slaughter Cows 43.00-
48.75; Utilities 36.0042.00; Canners
& Cutters 35.50 and down; Milk &
Stock Cows 627.50 and down; Stock
Bulls 40.0065.00; Slaughter Bulls
CALVES: Veal Calves 82.00 and
down; Baby Calves 125.00 and
SHEEP & LAMBS: Spring
Lambs Wool Lambs 58.50; Choice
Blue 0 71.50; Good Red O 66.00;
Slaughter Ewes 18.00 and down;
Stock Ewes 90.00 and down.
HOGS: Top 40.35; Heavy 33.00;
Medium 39.00; Light 30.00; Sows
32.75-41.00; Boar's 29.00-31.00.