Created on Friday, 26 July 2013 Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Thursday reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:
Barrows and gilts on a carcass basis: 32 cents lower.
On a carcass basis plant delivered (54-62 pct. lean):
90.69-104.00, weighted average 92.12.
Actual pricing with lean premiums added:
0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 9.50-104.00.
0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 94.00-107.00.
Total prior day negotiated sales: 3,123.
Thursday's total movement: 164,953.
RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION
Market trends for Friday:
Hogs steady; cattle steady; sows 2.00 higher.
Results of Thursday's auctions unavailable.