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Ohio livestock prices

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

Barrows and gilts on a carcass basis: unavailable

BASE MARKET

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

75.00-78.00, weighted average 77.85.

Actual pricing with lean premiums added:

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: unavailable.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: unavailable.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 3,490.

Tuesday's total movement: 68,554.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Wednesday:

Hogs steady, cattle steady, sows steady.

Results of Tuesday's auctions at Caldwell, Eaton and Wapakoneta:

Hogs

Market 62.00-64.50; light 65.00 and lower; heavy 64.00-64.50.

Sows

Light 62.75-72.25; heavy 74.75-76.00.

Boars

Light 49.50-51.50; heavy 27.50 and lower.

Cattle

Holstein steers 123.00-130.00; heifers 123.00-131.75.

Select steers 116.00-123.00; heifers 120.00-123.00.

Cows

Commercial and utility 60.00-96.00.

Canner/cutter 55.00-80.00.

All bulls 88.25-91.00.

Feeder cattle

Yearling steers 110.00-148.00; heifers 92.00-155.00.

Steer calves 120.00-170.00; heifers 120.00-155.00.

Sheep and lambs

Choice wools 162.00 and lower.

Feeder lambs 140.00-160.00

Aged slaughter sheep 29.00

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