Created on Wednesday, 30 October 2013 Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Tuesday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:
Barrows and gilts on a carcass basis: unavailable.
On a carcass basis plant delivered (54-62 pct. lean): unavailable.
Actual pricing with lean premiums added:
0.8-0.9 inches backfat: unavailable.
0.6-0.7 inches backfat: unavailable.
Total prior day negotiated sales: 2,295.
Tuesday's total movement: 99,128.
RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION
Market trends for Wednesday:
Hogs steady, cattle steady, sows steady.
Results of Tuesday's auctions at Caldwell, Eaton and Wapakoneta:
Choice steers 117.00-125.00; heifers 115.00-123.00.
Select steers 95.00-107.00; heifers 90.00-108.00.
Commercial and utility 65.00-82.00.
All bulls 82.00-97.00.
Yearling steers 110.00-158.00; heifers 108.00-145.00.
Steer calves 110.00-170.00; heifers 100.00-150.00.
Sheep and lambs
Feeder lambs 110.00-120.00.