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Ohio livestock prices

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

Barrows and gilts on a carcass basis: 51 cents lower.

BASE MARKET

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

72.97-77.21, weighted average 76.40.

Actual pricing with lean premiums added:

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 72.00-82.92.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 75.00-84.31.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 1,825.

Friday's total movement: 142,763.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Friday:

Hogs steady, cattle steady, sows steady.

Summary of last week's Ohio auctions:

Hogs

Light 76.00 and lower.

Sows

Light 61.50-66.00; heavy 70.50-71.75.

Boars

Light 47.00 and lower; heavy 27.50 and lower.

Cattle

Choice Steers 119.00-129.00; heifers 117.00-130.00.

Select Steers 1105.00-123.00; heifers 85.00-111.00.

Holstein Steers 94.00-114.00; heifers 85.00-110.00.

Cows

Commercial and Utility 74.00-94.00.

Canner/Cutter 50.00-81.50.

Bulls

All bulls 63.00-105.50.

Feeder cattle

Yearling steers 100.00-145.00; heifers 100.00-137.50.

Steer calves 100.00-155.00; heifers 100.00-148.00.

Sheep and lambs

Choice wools 162.50 and lower.

Lite fats 170.00-185.00.

Feeder lambs 170.00-190.00.

Aged slaughter sheep 52.00-102.50.

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