Ohio livestock prices

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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: 27 cents lower.

BASE MARKET

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

78.41 - 88.00, weighted average 79.04.

Actual pricing with lean premiums added:

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 82.63-84.21.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 84.00-87.04.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 3,418.

Wednesday's total movement: 74,448.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Thursday:

Hogs steady, cattle steady, sows steady.

Summary of Wednesday's auctions at Gallipolis and Mount Vernon:

Hogs

Market 20.00-63.00.

Sows

Light 50.00-57.00; heavy 55.00-57.50.

Cows

Commercial and utility: 72.00-89.00.

Canner/cutter: 37.00-65.00.

Bulls

All bulls 65.50-105.50.

Feeder cattle

Yearlings: steers 100.00-147.00; heifers 100.00-143.00.

Calves: steers 100.00-201.00; 100.00-185.00.

Holstein Steers

550 pounds and down 90.00-111.00.

Sheep & lambs

Choice wools 170.00-180.00; clips 170.00-175.00.

Lite fats 170.00 and lower.

Feeder lambs 175.00 and lower.

Aged slaughter sheep 50.00-87.00.