Heifer prices remain firm

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Most recent dairy heifer auctions showed steady to firm prices for springing heifers compared to a month ago. Top springing heifers topped out at $1,395 in Stratford Wis., compared to $1,350 at that location a month ago. Heifer calf prices topped at $150 at both Stratford, Wis., and Sulphur Springs, Texas, compared to the top price last month of $190 and $185, respectively, reports Greg Scheer, dairy analyst with Doane Advisory Services in St. Louis, Mo.

 
Springing heifers
Heifer calves
 Location (sale date)
Supreme/top grade
Approved/medium grade
90-120 pounds
Turlock, Calif.
NR
NR
NR
Stratford, Wis. (1/4/11
$1,100-$1,395
$700-$1,100
$70-$150
Sulphur Springs, Texas (12/30/10)
$1,000-$1,225
$700-$1,000
$25-$150
New Holland, Pa. (1/5/11)
$1,200-$1,325
    $1,000-$1,175
NR


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greenwood acres    
kennedyville, md 21645  |  February, 18, 2011 at 08:16 AM

Would like to know prices of fresh first calf heifers at this week's auction. thank yoou


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