Ohio livestock prices

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — 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: 0.43 higher.

BASE MARKET

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

77.80-85.00, weighted average 78.95

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 79.56-86.00.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 81.20-87.50.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 4,835.

Wednesday's total movement: 76,674.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Thursday:

Hogs steady; cattle steady; sows 1.00 lower.

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

Hogs

Light 57.50-58.00; heavy 40.00-54.50.

Sows

Light 30.00-41.50; heavy 42.00-44.00.

Boars

Light 38.00 and lower; heavy 17.00-20.00.

Pigs

By head 42.00 and lower.

CWT 35.00 and lower.

Cattle

Holstein steers 95.00-108.00

Cows

Commercial and utility 65.00-89.75.

Canner/cutter 32.00-60.00.

Bulls

All bulls 75.00-89.75.

Feeder cattle

Yearling steers: 65.00-140.00; yearling heifers 65.00-140.00.

Steer calves: 65.00-166.00; heifer calves 65.00-150.00.

Holstein steers

550 lbs. and down 60.00-80.00.

Sheep & Lambs

Choice wools 110.00-120.00.

Choice clips 110.00-117.00.

Lite fats 116.00-125.00.

Roasters 170.00-250.00.

Feeder lambs 120.00 and lower.

Aged slaughter sheep 45.00-63.00.

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