Bellefontaine Examiner

Switch to desktop

Ohio livestock prices

The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Thursday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

Barrows and gilts on a carcass basis: 1.47 higher.

BASE MARKET

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

91.88-97.50, weighted average 94.96.

Actual pricing with lean premiums added:

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 91.88-99.92.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 94.88-103.03.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 6,720.

Thursday's total movement: 81,799.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Friday:

Hogs steady; cattle steady; sows 1.00 higher.

Results of Thursday's auctions at Bucyrus:

Hogs

Market 71.75-73.25; light 59.00-69.50; heavy 70.00-72.50.

Sows

Light 74.00-76.50; heavy 80.00-84.75.

Boars

Light 51.00-53.50; heavy 25.00 and lower.

Cattle

Choice: steers 118.00-127.30; heifers 113.00-125.25.

Select: steers 106.00-117.00; heifers 102.00-112.00.

Holstein: steers 107.00-120.25; heifers 96.00-105.00.

Cows

Commercial and utility 72.00-94.50.

Canner/cutter 72.00 and lower.

Bulls

All bulls 70.00-105.00.

Sheep and lambs

Choice: wools 109.00-124.00; clips 110.00-119.00.

Lite fats 109.00-117.00.

Roasters 111.00-136.00.

Feeder lambs 70.00-100.00.

Aged slaughter sheep 35.00-60.00.

Share this post

Submit to FacebookSubmit to Google BookmarksSubmit to TwitterSubmit to LinkedIn