Created on Tuesday, 10 September 2013 Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Monday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:
Barrows and gilts on a carcass basis: 36 cents lower.
On a carcass basis plant delivered (54-62 pct. lean):
85.07-94.00, weighted average 86.37.
Actual pricing with lean premiums added:
0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 87.00-94.00.
0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 89.50-97.00.
Total prior day negotiated sales: 3,540.
Monday's total movement: 101,209.
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 57.00-63.75; light 85.00 and lower.
Light 42.00-69.00; heavy 55.00-76.25.
Light 47.25 and lower; heavy 22.00 and lower.
By head 12.00-70.00.
Choice: steers 117.00-125.00; heifers 116.00-122.00.
Select: steers 108.00-117.00; heifers 102.00-116.00.
Holstein: steers 97.00-119.00; heifers 90.00-111.00.
Commercial and utility 78.00-94.00.
All bulls 66.00-103.00.
Yearling: steers 82.00-130.00; heifers 79.00-127.00.
Calves: steers 105.00-160.00; heifers 100.00-140.00.
Sheep and lambs
Choice wools 106.00-108.50.
Lite fats 120.00-135.00.
Feeder lambs 81.00-122.00.
Aged slaughter sheep 30.00-60.00.