Created on Thursday, 17 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 Thursday:
Hogs 1.00 lower; cattle 1.00 higher; sows 1.00 lower.
Results of Wednesday's auctions at Gallipolis and Mt. Vernon:
Light 60.00-71.50; heavy 63.50-65.00.
Light 35.00 and lower; heavy 17.00-35.00.
CWT 25.00 and lower.
Choice: steers 97.00-122.00; heifers 104.00-116.00.
Select steers 95.00-105.00.
Commercial and utility 65.00-83.00.
All bulls 62.50-91.50.
Yearling: steers 68.00-155.00; heifers 68.00-153.00.
Calves: steers 68.00-190.00; heifers 68.00-175.00.
Sheep and lambs
Choice: wools 127.00-137.00; clips 124.00-134.00.
Lite fats 120.00-134.00.
Feeder lambs 130.00 and lower.
Aged slaughter sheep 15.00-65.00.