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Ohio livestock prices

The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Wednesday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

 

Barrows and gilts on a carcass basis: 47 cents lower.

BASE MARKET

On a carcass basis plant delivered (54-62 pct. lean):

88.00-93.00, weighted average 90.27.

Actual pricing with lean premiums added:

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 88.00-96.42.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 91.00-99.66.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 3,810.

Wednesday's total movement: 83,409.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Thursday:

Hogs steady; cattle steady; sows steady.

Results of Wednesday's auctions at Gallipolis and Mt. Vernon:

Hogs

Market 75.00-78.00.

Sows

Light 72.00 and lower; heavy 78.00-79.00.

Boars

Heavy 24.00 and lower.

Pigs

By head 26.00-45.00.

Cattle

Choice: steers 105.00-118.00; heifers 104.00-110.00.

Select: steers 90.00-102.00; heifers 85.00-90.00.

Holstein steers 90.00-107.00.

Cows

Commercial and utility 62.00-82.00.

Canner/cutter 19.00-67.00.

Bulls

All bulls 80.00-100.00.

Feeder cattle

Yearling: steers 65.00-135.00; heifers 74.00-183.00.

Calves: steers 90.00-200.00; heifers 90.00-175.00.

Holstein steers

550 lbs. and down 50.00-80.00.

550 lbs. and up 50.00-80.00.

Sheep and lambs

Choice: wools 120.00-136.00; clips 120.00-130.00.

Lite fats 115.00-132.00.

Roasters 142.50-235.00.

Feeder lambs 130.00 and lower.

Aged slaughter sheep 20.00-65.00.

 

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