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: 2.59 higher.

BASE MARKET

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

77.00-87.50, weighted average 83.83.

Actual pricing with lean premiums added:

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 77.00-87.25.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 80.00-90.25.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 6,201.

Wednesday's total movement: 75,079.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Thursday unavailable.

Summary of Wednesday's auctions at Mount Vernon:

Hogs

Market 61.50 and lower.

Sows

Light 55.00 and lower; heavy 60.00 and lower.

Boars

Light 32.00 and lower; heavy 26.00 and lower.

Pigs

By head 41.00 and lower.

Cattle

Choice: steers 127.00 and lower, heifers 125.00 and lower.

Cows

Commercial and utility 40.00-87.00.

Bulls

All bulls 89.00 and lower.

Feeder cattle

Yearlings: steers 65.00-160.00, heifers 65.00-160.00.

Calves: steers 65.00-160.00, heifers 65.00-160.00.

Sheep and lambs

New crop 190.00-200.00.

Roasters 230.00-265.00.

Feeder lambs 198.00-220.00.

Aged slaughter sheep 69.00-100.00.