Created on Wednesday, 10 July 2013 Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — 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: 59 cents lower.
On a carcass basis plant delivered (54-62 pct. lean):
95.00-104.00, weighted average $98.15.
Actual pricing with lean premiums added:
0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 95.50-105.12.
0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 98.00-108.65.
Total prior day negotiated sales: 3,323.
Tuesday's total movement: 69,787.
RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION
Market trends for Wednesday:
Hogs 50 cents lower; cattle steady; sows steady.
Results of Tuesday's auctions unavailable.