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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: 27 cents higher

BASE MARKET

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

75.82-80.00, weighted average 78.08.

Actual pricing with lean premiums added:

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 75.82-83.41.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 78.82-86.20.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 4,305.

Thursday's total movement: 85,244.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Friday:

Hogs lower, cattle steady, sows steady.

Results of Thursday's auctions at Bucyrus:

Hogs

Market 59.50-63.00; light 50.00-61.00; heavy 56.00 and lower.

Sows

Light 63.00-69.00; heavy 74.00-79.00.

Boars

Light 40.00-46.50; heavy 24.00 and lower.

Pigs

By head 8.00-50.00.

Cattle

Holstein steers 126.00-139.00; heifers 122.00-137.75.

Select steers 118.00-126.00; heifers 113.00-121.00.

Holstein steers 110.00-129.00; heifers 95.00-108.00.

Cows

Commercial and utility 55.00-86.00.

Canner/cutter 72.00-93.00.

All bulls 75.00-109.50.

Feeder cattle

Yearling steers 110.00-130.00; heifers 100.00-140.00.

Steer calves 100.00-140.00; heifers 95.00-130.00.

Sheep and lambs

Choice wools 160.00-175.00.

Choice clips 175.00 and lower.

Lite fats 160.00-178.00.

Feeder lambs 100.00-140.00.

Aged slaughter sheep 46.00-51.00.

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