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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: 4 cents higher.

BASE MARKET

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

85.00-88.50, weighted average 87.02.

Actual pricing with lean premiums added:

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 85.00-91.91.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 88.00-94.99.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 5,215.

Wednesday's total movement: 100,790.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Friday:

Hogs 1.00 lower; cattle steady; sows 2.00 higher.

Results of Thursday's auctions at Bucyrus:

Hogs

Market 61.00-67.50; light 59.00-66.00; heavy 65.00 and lower.

Sows

Light 59.50-64.00; heave 62.50-68.00.

Boars

Light 45.50-46.50; heavy 24.50 and lower.

Pigs

By head 48.00-60.00.

Cattle

Choice steers 120.00-134.25; heifers 118.00-133.00.

Select steers 110.00-119.00; heifers 106.00-117.00.

Holstein steers 108.00-124.00; heifers 95.00-107.00.

Cows

Commercial and utility 70.00-86.50.

Canner/cutter 60.00-72.00.

Bulls

All bulls 74.00-105.00.

Feeder cattle

Yearling steers 115.00-130.00.

Steers calves 100.00-140.00; heifers 100.00-135.00.

Sheep and lambs

Choice wools 135.00-147.00.

Lite fats 145.00-151.00.

Roasters 148.00 and lower.

Feeder lambs 95.00-135.00.

Aged slaughter sheep 31.00-65.00.

 

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