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Ohio livestock prices

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Tuesday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

BASE MARKET

On a carcass basis plant delivered (54-62 pct. lean): 13 cents lower.

Base price range:

87.01-93.00, weighted average 89.61.

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 88.00-96.27.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 90.50-99.50.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 3,175.

Tuesday's total movement: 65,962.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Wednesday:

Hogs steady; cattle steady; sows 1.00 higher.

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

Hogs

Market 62.00-65.00; heavy 62.00-65.00.

Sows

Heavy 52.00 and lower.

Boars

Light 20.00-40.00.

Cattle

Choice steers 118.00-125.00; heifers 117.00-122.00.

Select steers 100.00-118.00; heifers 115.00-117.00.

Cows

Commercial and utility 70.00-85.00.

Canner/cutter 55.00-70.00.

All bulls 93.75 and lower.

Feeder cattle

Yearling steers 110.00-132.00; heifers 90.00-118.00.

Steer calves 110.00-139.00; heifers 100.00-126.00.

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