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Ohio livestock prices

 

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

Barrows and gilts on a carcass basis: 3 cents lower.

BASE MARKET

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

85.00-89.01, weighted average 86.98.

Actual pricing with lean premiums added:

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 85.00-92.63.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 88.00-95.74.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 4,191.

Wednesday's total movement: 71,947.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Thursday:

Hogs 1.00 lower; cattle steady; sows steady.

Results of Wednesday's auctions at Gallipolis and Mt. Vernon:

Hogs

Market 64.25-64.50; light 55.00 and lower; heavy 61.50 and lower.

Sows

Light 61.50-62.50.

Boars

Light 44.00 and lower; heavy 23.00 and lower.

Pigs

By head 24.00-45.00.

Cattle

Choice steers 118.00-125.00; heifers 110.00-120.00.

Cows

Commercial and utility 45.00-80.00.

Canner/cutter 30.00-65.00.

Bulls

All bulls 76.00-97.00.

Feeder cattle

Yearling steers 90.00-115.00; heifers 80.00-145.00.

Steers calves 75.00-196.00; heifers 70.00-160.00.

Sheep and lambs

Choice wools 137.00-147.00.

Choice clips 130.00-140.00.

Lite fats 130.00-141.00.

Roasters 158.00-245.00.

Feeder lambs 152.50 and lower.

Aged slaughter sheep 30.00-80.00.

 

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