Created on Wednesday, 09 October 2013 Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service is unavailable due to the federal government's partial shutdown.
RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION
Market trends for Wednesday:
Hogs steady; cattle steady; sows 2.00 lower.
Results of Tuesday's auctions at Caldwell, Eaton and Wapakoneta:
Market 66.75-67.50; light 66.75 and lower; heavy 68.00 and lower.
Light 68.50-72.00; heavy 73.50-74.00.
Light 55.00 and lower; heavy 24.00 and lower.
Choice steers 122.00 and lower.
Select steers 408.00 and lower.
Holstein steers 108.00 and lower.
Commercial and utility 60.00-94.00.
All bulls 76.25-104.00.
Yearling: steers 115.00-150.00; heifers 107.00-135.00.
Calves: steers 120.00-188.00; heifers 115.00-168.00.
Sheep and lambs
Choice wools 114.00 and lower.
Feeder lambs 84.00-121.00.
Aged slaughter sheep 40.00 and lower.