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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: 1.11 higher.

BASE MARKET

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

86.40-94.00, weighted average 87.48.

Actual pricing with lean premiums added:

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 91.24-94.00.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 94.00-94.59.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 3,825.

Tuesday's total movement: 103,572.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Wednesday:

Hogs 2.00 higher; cattle steady; sows 1.00 higher.

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

Hogs

Market 55.00 and lower; light 60.00 and lower; heavy 61.00 and lower.

Sows

Light 68.00-74.00; heavy 77.00-79.00.

Boars

Light 57.00 and lower; heavy 25.50 and lower.

Pigs

By head 51.00 and lower.

Cattle

Choice: steers 120.00-125.50; heifers 119.00-120.00.

Select steers 114.00-118.00.

Cows

Commercial and utility 65.00-89.00.

Canner/cutter 30.00-80.00.

Bulls

All bulls 85.00-102.00.

Feeder cattle

Yearling: steers 82.00-140.00; heifers 80.00-130.00.

Calves: steers 85.00-179.00; heifers 80.00-155.00.

Holstein steers

550 lbs. and down 65.00 and lower.

Sheep and lambs

Choice: wools 105.00 and lower; clips 104.00 and lower.

Feeder lambs 71.00 and lower.

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