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    Philadelphia
Fruit Market
PHILADELPHIA
DECEMBER 20, 1995
CITRUS FRUITS
-GRAPEFRUIT: MARKET STEADY
4/5 buctni FL Interior Red 32s 6.00 36<
6.00 56i 5.00 Gulf Coast Red 32s 6.00 36s
6.00 56s 5.00
-LEMONS: MARKET STEADY ctns
AZ 95s fair qual 16.00115 s fair qual 14.00
140 s fr qual 11.00 165 s fr qual 10.00 200 s
fr qual 9.50 CA 95s fair qual 17.50 115 s
fair qual 15.50 I4os fr qual 12.00 165 s
14.00 fr qual 11.00
-LIMES: MARKET STEADY 10 lb
ctns FL Seedless Type 42s 6.00 MX Seed
less Type 42s 6.50 48s 6.50-7.00 S4s
6.50- 63s 7.00
-MISC CITRUS; 10 lb ctns FL Kum
qusts 12.00 2.5 kg cits SP BOAT Clemen
tine 28s 5.50-6.00 32s 5.50-6.00 36s
5.50- 40s 5.00-5.50 10 kg ms SP
BOAT Clementine 96s 18.00 100 s
16.00- 108 s 17.00 120 s 17.00 150 s
13.00- mostly 13.00-14.00
—ORANGES: MARKET ABOUT
STEADY ctns CA Navel 56s 16.00-16.50
72s 14.00-14.50 88s 12.00 113 s
10.00- mostly 10.50 138 s 9.00 4/5
buctns FL Navel 36s 8,00 40s 8.00 41s
7.00- S6s 7.00-8.00 64s 7.00-8.00
mostly 8.00 Hamlins fr qual 64s 5.00
10-IOOs 6.00 ctns 8 5-lb flmbgs FL Ham
lins 100 s 7.00
-TANGELOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT
4/5 buctns FL Orlando fr oond 64s 5.00
80-IOOs 6.00 125 s 8.00
-TANGERINES: MARKET STEADY
4/5 buctns/cits FL Dancy fr cond 100 s
12.00 Sunbunt 150 s 14.
BERRIES
—BLUEBERRIES: OFFERINGS
INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.
—CRANBERRIES; OFFERINGS
LIGHT cuts 24 12-oz flmbgs MA 29.00
—MISC BERRIES; OFFERINGS
LIGHT flu 12 1/2-pt hkU with lids GU
AIR Blackberries 15.00
-RASPBERRIES: MARKET LOWER
flu 12 6-oz cups with lids CL Red
15.00-16.00
-STRAWBERRIES: MARKET LOW
ER flu 121 -pt bkts CA med-lge poor cond
100-5.00 FL med-lge 18.00-20.00 some
16.00-17.00 few 15.00
MELONS
-CANTALOUPS: l/2ctns/crts DR 15s
19.00 EC 15s 19.00 GU 15s 19.00 18s
19.00 HD 9s 16.00 12s 16.00-17.00 15s
16.00-17.00 18s 16.00
-HONEYDEWS: MARKET HIGHER
113 cins BR 5s 16.00 6s 16.00 MX 6s 15.00
8i 15.00 9s 10.00
—MISC MELONS; OFFERINGS
INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE
-WATERMELONS: TOO FEW
SALES TO QUOTE.
NON-CITRUS FRUITS
—APPLES: MARKET ABOUT
STEADY ctni tiypk CA U.S. Util Fuji 72«
18.00 WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 881
19.00- preferred labels 24.00 100 a
18.00- Golden Delicious 100 s 19.00
U.S. ExFcy Golden Delicious 80s 17.00
88s 17.00 100 s 17.00 113 s 17.00 Gnumy
Smith 88s 22.00 WAFcy Red Delicious
64j 14.00 72s 14.00 80s 14.00 88s 14.00
100 s 15.00 113 s 15.00125 s 15.00 U.S. Fey
Red Delicious 88s 14.00 Golden Delicious
100 s 18.00 ctns 12 3-lb flmbgs NY U.S.
Fey Mcintosh 2 1/4“ min 6.00-7.00
Micoun 2 1/2" min 7.00-8.00 PA U.S. Fey
Rome 2 1/2“ min 8.00-9.00 2 1/4“ min
' V
Aj*f \
*6.00-7.00 Empire 2 1/2“ min 8.00 WA
WABxFcy Golden Delicious 2 1/4“ up
12.00-13.00 CONTROLLED ATMO
SPHERE* STORAGE ctns trypk WA
WAExFcy Royal Gala 80s 38.00 88s 38.00
100 s 36.00
—APRICOTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT
ctns 1 lyr trypk CL BOAT Castlebrite 40
series 12.00-13.00
—AVOCADOS: TOO FEW SALES
TO QUOTE
—BANANAS: MARKET STEADY 40
lb ctns IMPORT 11.00 fair qual 9.50-10.00
sml 8.00-8.50 40 lb ctns bagged IMPORT
11.00 ctns institutional pk IMPORT petite
13.00
---CHERRIES: NO SALES
REPORTED
—FRUITS OTHER; TOO FEW SALES
TO QUOTE
—GRAPES: MARKET ABOUT
STEADY 23 lb ctns/lugs CA Ribiera 17.00
Cabneria 12.00-13.00 some loss 10.00
Emperor 12.00-15.00 20-21 lb lugs bgd
CA Crimson Seedless med 15.00-16.00 18
lb lugs wrpd CL BOAT Perlette
30.00-32.00 few 33.00 occ 28.00 Ige 30.00
Thompson Seedless 32.00-34.00 Flame
Seedless 24.00-25.00 16 lb lugs bgd CA
Flame Seedless med 16.00 fr cond 11.00
—KIWIFRUIT; MARKET STEADY
fits 1 lyr NZ 33s 7.50 36s 7JO 39s 7JO
—MANGOES; TOO FEW SALES TO
QUOTE
—NECTARINES: OFFERINGS
INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE
—PAPAYA: TOO FEW SALES TO
QUOTE
—PEACHES: OFFERINGS LIGHT
ctns 2 lyr trypk CL BOAT Early Majestic
66s 12.00
--PEARS: MARKET ABOUT
STEADY 4/5 buctns wtpd OR U.S. One
Bose 80s 19.0090 s 19.00100 s 19.00 110 s
18.00120 s 17.00135 s 15.00 WA WAExF
cy D’Anjou 80s 19.00 90s 19.00 100 s
19.00 120 s 18.00
—PERSIMMONS: TOO PEW SALES
TO QUOTE
—PINEAPPLES: TOO FEW SALES
TO QUOTE
—PLANTAINS: 50 lb ctns CB 18.00
CR 18.00-19.50
—PLUMS: OFFERINGS INSUFFI
CIENT TO QUOTE. -
—POMEGRANATES: TOO FEW
SALES TO QUOTE
—PRUNES: OFFERINGS NONE
'Snyder County
Produce Auction
Open 12 noon Mon., FH.
Port Trevortoo, PA
December IS
Report Supplied by Auction
POTATOES: WHITE AND RED
4.00-7.00 50 LB. BAG.
SWEET POTATOES: 8.00-10.00 BU.
ONIONS: 3.00-8.25 50 LBS., RED
4.25-4.75 25 LBS.
LETTUCE: 4.00-7.00 24 CT.
ZUCCHINI: 6.00-7.50 24 CT.
PEPPERS: 8.00-10.00 BU.
CELERY: 3.75-6.00 24 CT.
CABBAGE: 2.00-4.00 50 LBS.
GRAPEFRUIT: 6.00-7.00 BOX.
ORANGES: 8.75-9.75 100 CT.
APPLES: RED AND GOLD DECLI
CIOUS 4.25-5.50 BU., ROME 3.75-4.25.
MUTSU 6.00-6.50, ALL BY THE BU.
BANANAS; 3.00-9.25 40 LB. BOX.
APPLE CIDER; .80-1.05 GAL., .40-.70
H GAL.
NEXT AUCTION IS FRIDAY, DEC. 29
AT NOON.
GIANT
Big Discount Savings on All Parts!!!
Look For Pro-Season Baler Twine,
Net Wrap & Plastic Wrap Specials
NOW THRU
DEC. 30, 1995
Buy Now
For Tax
Savings
MESSICK FARM EQUIPMENT, INC.
Rheems Exit - Rt. 283, Elizabethtown, PA
717-367-1319, 717-653-8867
Closed Mon., Dec. 25 & Jan. 1
®FOWD MEW HOLLAND
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MWHOUMD
CATTLE 115... SUPPLIED BY THE
AUCTION ..Compared with lan week's
sale...steers 1.00 to 2.00 higher, heifers
steady.
STEERS: High Choice and Prime
12S0/ISSO lbs. 68.00-69.35, one 70.00,
Choice 1080/1250 lbs. 66.35-69.00, Select
57.0 Q-64.50, Standard 42.00-45.00.
HOLSTBINS: High Choice and Prime
1200/1580 lbs. 59.00-62.75, Choice 1400
lbs. 62.25-64.50, Select 48.00-55.00, Stan
dard 38.00-44.00.
HEIFERS: High Choice and Prime 1200
lbs. 58.50-62.00, Choice 1150/1500 lbs.
59.00-65.00, Select 51.0056.50, Standard
41.50-46.00.
COWS: Breaking Utility and Commer
cial 32.0038.75, Cutter and Boning Utility
30.00-35.50, Canner and Low Cutter
20.0028.50. Shells down to 14.00.
BULLOCKS: Choice 52.00-SS.OO,
Select 47.5051.00.
BULLS: one Yield Grade No. 1 1750
lbs. 55.00, No. 2 985/1290 lbs.
40.0047.00.
FEEDER CATTLE; HEIFERS:
Medium Frame No. 1 400/450 lbs.
38.0043.00.
CALVES 44...VBALERS: Standard and
Good 70/140 lb(. 20:00-25.00. 80/120 Ibt.
40.00-SO.OO.
FARM CALVES; No. 1 Holt lain bulla
90/120 Iba. 80.00-87.00, No. 2 90/125 Ibi.
40.00-75.00; No. 1 Holateinheifera9o/110
Iba. 70.00-90.00, No. 2 80/140 Iba.
'30.00-70.00. Beef croaa bulla and heifeia
70/110 Iba. 20.00-60.00.
HOGS 138... BARROWS AND GILTS:
US 1-2 230/250 Iba. 44.00-46.00, two
48.50, US 1-3 230/250 Iba. 42.75-45.00.
SOWS: US 1-3 275/400 Iba.
28.50-3,2.00, 350/550 Iba. 31.00-34.50.
FEEDER PIGS NO HEADAGE
AVAILABLE ...US 1-3 40/60 Iba.
24.00-31.00. per head.
SHEEP 0...N0 MARKET TESTI
GOATS 0...N0 MARKET TESTI
New Holland Horses
New Holland Sake Stable*
New Holland, PA
Monday, December 18, 1995
Report Supplied By Auction
271 HEAD. MARKET STEADY.
DRIVING HORSES 410.00-725.00.
RIDING HORSES 275.00-950.00.
BETTER HORSES 1000.00-1375.00.
REGISTRED RIDING 660.00-1210.00.
KILLERS, 2 AT 885.00 AND 935.00,
HEAVYWEIGHTS 725.00r840.00;
LIGHTWEIGHTS 465.00-615.00.
PONIES 145.00-375.00.
LARGE PONIES 410.00-450.00, 1 AT
700.00.
COLTS 100.00-405.00.
YEAR-END
SALE
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Livestock
MERCER, PA
DECEMBER 19, 1995
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New Holland
Dairy
New Holland Sales Stables
Wednesday, December 20, 1995
Report supplied by auction
DAIRY COWS 90, HEIFERS 36; 3
BULLS. MARKET STEADY.
LOCAL FRESH COWS
675.001075.00.
FRESH HEIFERS 850.001175.00.
LOCAL SPRINGERS 785.001010.00.
UPSTATE LOADS FRESH
825.00-1325.00, SPRINGERS
885.001300.00.
LOAD OF CANADIAN FRESH
“800.00-1325.00, SPRINGERS
875.001475.00.
SPRINGING HEIFERS LARGE
825.001160.00. SMALL 635.00750.00.
SHORT BRED HEIFERS
650.00785.00.
OPEN BREEDING AGE HEIFERS
535.00650.00. SMALL OPEN HEIFERS
185.00410.00.
BULLS: 6500076000, PUREBRED
65000785.00.
Four States
Livestock
Hagerstown, Md.
December 20, 1995
Report supplied by Auction
SLAUGHTER COWS: 70 HEAD,
STEADYFRICES. UTILITY 32.00-37.00;
HIGH MESSING 37.00-39.25; CAN
NERS 28.00-33.00; SHELLY 28.00
DOWN.
BULLS; YG«2 1300-1500 LBS.
39.00-
FED STEERS: 1.00 LOWER. HIGH
CHOICE 1200-1400 LBS. 64.00-66.75;
CHOICE 1050-1200 LBS. 63.00-65.00;
SELECT 51.00-57.00; HOLSTBINS
46.00-
FED HEIFERS: HIGH CHOICE
1200-1400 LBS. 62.00-65.75; SELECT
TO LOW CHOICE 1000-1200 LBS.
50.00-
VEAL CALVES; 135 HEAD. CHOICE.
NONE; CULLS 85-110 LBS. 30.00-40.00;
50-80 LBS. 26.00-35.00.
FARM CALVES: GOOD DEMAND.
HOLSTEIN BULLS #1 90-120 LBS.
85.00- #2 80-100 LBS.
40.00- HOLSTEIN HEIFERS #1
95-120 LBS. FEW TO 115.00; #2 80-100
LBS. 75.00-90.00; BEEF X BULLS AND
HEIFERS TO 44.00.
BUTCHER HOGS; NO TOP WEIGHT-
S OFFERED. FEW 300 LBS. TO 43.00.
STOCK CATTLE: LIGHT RUN.
STEERS: FEW 400 LBS. TO 50.00;
FEW 900-1050 LBS. 49.00-55.00.
HEIFERS; 300-500 LBS. 33.00-41.00.
LAMBS: 6 HEAD 127 LBS. AT73.00; 1
75 LB. AT 86.00.
SHEEP: NONE.
PIGS AND SHOATS: 17 HEAD. BY
THE HEAD, 35-45 LBS. 21.00-25.00; 50
LBS. TO 29.00.
SOWS; NONE.
BOARS: 450 LBS. 24.25.
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Counsettor, tthe mighty Qod,
c The ever Casting father,
May we all remember the gift that
was given to all of mankind on that
Christmas morning so long ago...
ROAST-A-MATIC GRAIN ROASTING
Salea-Service Roast-Cool Unit Available Custom Work
SCHNUPP’S
GRAIN ROASTING
RD6, Lebanon, PA
; 1-800-462-4004 (717) 865-6611
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Lsncssttf Firming, Saturday, December 23, 1995-Al3
RESULTS OF SPECIAL DAIRY SALE
DEC. IS: 84 HEAD CONSIGNED. SPG
COWS 675.00960.00; FRESH COWS
600.00985; SPG HEIFERS LARGE
850001050.00, SMALL 550.00825.00;
BULLS 460.00650.00; BIG OPEN HEIF
ERS 550.00; SMALL OPEN HEIFERS
275.00-350.00; STARTED HFRS
120.00210.00.
DAIRY SALE INFORMATION; DUR
ING JAN., FEB., MARCH DAIRY CON
SIGNMENT SALES WILL BE HELD ON
THE 3RD WED. EVENING INSTEAD
OF FRI. EVENINGS UNLESS THERE’S
A SUBSTANTIAL NUMBER OF ANI
MALS PROMISED 2 WEEKS IN
ADVANCE. BARN AVAILABLE FOR
HERD DISPERSALS. MILKING FACIL
ITIES, PENS AND LOADING CHUTES,
HEATED RING, OFFICE AND LUNCH
ROOM CALL OFFICE FOR A PRICE.
HEALTH REGULATION CHANGES:
STATE HAS INFORMED US THAT
ANIMALS CONSIGNED TO OUR FRI.
(NOT WED.) DAIRY SALES WILL
NEED TO BE TESTED TO BE ELIGIBLE
FOR INTERSATB SHIPMENT. MANY
OUT-OF-STATE BUYERS
ATTENDING.
SLAUGHTER COWS: 100 HEAD, 1.00
HIGHER! UTILITY 31.00-36.25: HIGH
DRESSING 37.00-40.00; CANNERS
28.00-32,50; SHELLY 28.00 DOWN.
BULLS: FEW OFFERED.
FED STEERS: NONE
FED HEIFERS: 1 CHOICE HOL 1375
LBS. AT 50.75; 1 1260 LBS. AT 38.75.
VEAL CALVES: 242 HEAD. CHOICE
200-300 LBS. 64.00-70.00; LOW
CHOICE ISO LBS. 1 AT 40.00; CULLS
85-110 LBS. 30.00-40.00; 50-80 LBS.
25.00-
FARM CALVES; HOLSTEIN BULLS
#1 90-120 LBS. 85.00-104.00; #2 80-100
LBS. 50.00-10.00; HOLSTEIN HEIFERS
#1 90-120 LBS. 105.00-150.00; #2 70-90
LBS. 35.00-75.00; BEEF X BULLS
40.00- HEIFERS TO 41.00.
BUTCHER HOGS: 85 HEAD, 1.00
LOWER. US#l*3 225-260 LBS.
42.50-43.35; 200-215 LBS. 37.00-38.00;
270-290 LBS. 39.00-42.25.
SOWS: 400-600 LBS. 31.50-34.50.
BOARS; TO 25.50.
STOCK CATTLE; FEW OFFERED.
HEIFERS: 1 GOOD HOL 250 LBS. AT
90.00.
HATFIELD QUALITY MEAT5...45.25
PLUS BONUS ON QUALITY HOGS.
BUYING STATION HELD EVERY
TUBS. AT POUR STATES.
‘Wonderful.
Prince of Peace
Frederick Livestock
Auction
FMhM, Md.
Deeeebw 11, IMS
Report SapplM by Aactka
SHEEP; NONE.
GOATS: NONE
PIGS AND SHOATS: NONE.
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