Labor day was our largest sale yet at Thorp and sold over 1000 head in a week. Grilled 300 burgers and those were all gone too!
Overall quality and prices were lower today. Top 2200, 2000 Consignment, Loyal. Many cows 1250-1850.
Springing Holstein heifers 1400-1700. Opens 95-115. Single birth Holstein heifer calves 10-80
Breeding bulls 850-1550. Market Bulls 95-118.
Cow calf pairs 1000-1450. Bred beef cows to 1300.
Choice and Prime Holstein steers 137-145. Beef cross steers and Heifers up to 145. Holstein feeder steers 120-151. Beef feeders to 185NT. Holstein bull calves mostly 45-135. Beef cross bull and heifer calves 150-350
20 % of market cows sold 77-91. 50% sold 65-76.50.
Sows 76-83. Butchers 80-94
3x3x8 Alfalfa grass mix 50-80. Rounds and squares grass 35-60.
John W Oberholtzer