COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- 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: 34 cents lower.
On a carcass basis plant delivered (54-62 pct. lean)
71.00-86.00, weighted average 77.00.
Actual pricing with lean premiums added:
0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 71.00-81.55.
0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 74.00-84.28.
Total prior day negotiated sales: 3,652.
Tuesday's total movement: 67,807.
RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION
Market trends for Wednesday:
Hogs 1.00 lower, cattle steady, sows 1.00 lower.
Summary of Tuesday's auctions at Caldwell, Eaton and Wapakoneta:
Light 59.50 and lower; heavy 52.00-59.00.
Light 48.00-53.25; heavy 59.25 and lower.
Light 53.50 and lower; heavy 31.25 and lower.
Choice steers 123.00 and lower.
Commercial and utility 70.00-104.00.
All bulls 70.00-80.00.
Yearling: steers 120.00-150.00; heifers 110.00-145.00.
Calves: steers 120.00-184.00; heifers 120.00-165.00.
Sheep and lambs
Choice wools 170.00 and lower.