Created on Tuesday, 16 July 2013 Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Monday reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:
Barrows and gilts on a carcass basis: 1.06 lower.
On a carcass basis plant delivered (54-62 pct. lean):
85.00-102.00, weighted average 94.95.
Actual pricing with lean premiums added:
0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 85.00-102.00.
0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 88.00-105.00.
Total prior day negotiated sales: 3,313.
Monday's total movement: 73,749.
RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION
Market trends for Tuesday:
Hogs steady, cattle steady, sows steady.
Results of Monday's auctions at Creston and Hillsboro:
Market 71.00 and lower; light 94.50 and lower.
Light 40.50-68.00; heavy 71.00-73.00.
Light 48.00 and lower; heavy 23.25 and lower.
By head 11.00-35.00; CWT 60.00-69.50.
Choice steers 118.00-128.00; heifers 117.00-124.00.
Select steers 108.00-115.00; heifers 105.00-115.00.
Holstein steers 90.00-112.00; heifers 84.00-110.00.
Commercial and utility 75.00-94.00; canner/cutter 50.00-76.00.
All bulls 83.50-107.00.
Yearling steers 100.00-130.00; heifers 100.00-113.00.
Steer calves 110.00-145.00; heifers 110.00-135.00.
Sheep and lambs
Choice wools 110.00-114.50.
Lite fats 120.00-142.50.
Feeder lambs 100.00-132.50.
Aged slaughter sheep 30.00-50.00.