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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: 5 cents higher

BASE MARKET

On a carcass basis plant delivered (67-78.32 pct. lean):

76.00-79.00, weighted average 77.81.

Actual pricing with lean premiums added:

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 78.00-83.41.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 80.50-86.20.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 4,748.

Friday's total movement: 80,832.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Thursday:

Hogs lower, cattle steady, sows steady.

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

Hogs

Market 40.00-71.00; light 30.00-45.00; heavy 50.00 and lower.

Sows

Light 60.00-62.50; heavy 68.00-70.00.

Boars

Light 15.00-23.00; heavy 22.00-23.00.

Pigs

By head 23.00-76.00.

Cattle

Holstein steers 85.00-115.00.

Cows

Commercial and utility 55.00-86.00.

Canner/cutter 20.00-71.00.

All bulls 78.00-94.00.

Feeder cattle

Yearling steers 90.00-166.00; heifers 90.00-150.00.

Steer calves 90.00-201.00; heifers 90.00-175.00.

Sheep and lambs

Choice wools 160.00-170.00.

Choice clips 169.00-179.00.

Lite fats 154.00-170.00.

Roasters 185.00-240.00.

Feeder lambs 175.00 and lower.

Aged slaughter sheep 43.00-77.00.

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