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Ohio livestock prices

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: 9 cents higher.

BASE MARKET

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

78.00-84.00, weighted average 81.13.

Actual pricing with lean premiums added:

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 78.00-85.79.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 81.00-88.67.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 3,917.

Tuesday's total movement: 77,158.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Wednesday unavailable.

Results of Tuesday's auctions at Caldwell, Eaton and Wapakoneta:

Hogs

Market 63.50 and lower; light 64.00 and lower; heavy 69.50-73.50.

Sows

Light 71.50-75.25; heavy 77.00-79.50.

Boars

Heavy 26.50 and lower.

Cattle

Choice steers 122.00 and lower.

Cows

Commercial and utility 40.00-83.00.

Canner/cutter 51.25-78.00.

Bulls

All bulls 83.00-97.00.

Feeder cattle

Yearling steers 120.00-146.00; heifers 115.00-141.00.

Steer calves 130.00-180.50; heifers 120.00-150.00.

Sheep and Lambs

Choice wools 155.00-157.00.

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