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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: 75 cents lower.

BASE MARKET

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

79.88-81.50, weighted average 80.33.

Actual pricing with lean premiums added:

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 80.00-85.79.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 83.00-88.67.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 3,938.

Thursday's total movement: 77,814.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Friday unavailable.

Results of Thursday's auctions at Bucyrus:

Hogs

Market 62.75-66.00; light 55.00-61.50; heavy 63.50-66.50.

Sows

Light 69.50-73.50; heavy 76.00-80.25.

Boars

Light 35.00-50.00; heavy 25.00 and lower.

Pigs

By head 15.00-68.75.

Cattle

Choice steers 120.00-135.00; heifers 120.00-132.00.

Select steers 112.00-120.00; heifers 110.00-120.00.

Holstein steers 112.00-125.75; heifers 95.00-109.00.

Cows

Commercial and utility 70.00-90.00.

Canner/cutter 50.00-72.00.

Bulls

All bulls 70.00-99.00.

Feeder cattle

Yearling steers 118.00-142.00; heifers 110.00-127.00.

Steer calves 115.00-150.00; heifers 100.00-140.00.

Holstein steers

550 lbs and down 73.00-118.00.

550 lbs and up 80.00-98.00.

Sheep and Lambs

Choice wools 139.00-164.00.

Choice clips 146.00-162.00.

Lite fats 145.00-152.00.

Roasters 145.00-155.00.

Feeder lambs 97.50-'145.00.

Aged slaughter sheep 31.00-60.00.

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