Created on Wednesday, 16 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 3.00 lower.
Results of Tuesday's auctions at Caldwell, Eaton and Wapakoneta:
Market 66.50 and lower; light 65.00 and lower; heavy 67.25 and lower.
Light 62.00-67.00; heavy 69.75-71.00.
Light 51.00 and lower; heavy 26.00 and lower.
Choice steers 118.00-122.00.
Commercial and utility 65.00-88.50.
All bulls 70.25-96.50.
Yearling: steers 115.00-149.00; heifers 110.00-142.00.
Calves: steers 110.00-190.00; heifers 125.00-159.00.
Sheep and lambs
Choice wools 122.00 and lower.
Feeder lambs 129.00 and lower.
Aged slaughter sheep 51.00 and lower.