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: 1.51 higher lower.
On a carcass basis plant delivered (54-62 pct. lean)
71.00-83.00, weighted average 78.51.
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: 5,670.
Tuesday's total movement: 72,039.
RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION
Market trends for Thursday:
Hogs 1.00 lower, cattle steady, sows steady.
Summary of Wednesday's auctions at Gallipolis and Mt. Vernon:
Market Hogs 56.50-57.50; heavy 55.00-56.50
Light 47.00 and lower.
Heavy 26.00 and lower.
Choice steers 110.00-128.00.
Choice heifers 110.00-125.00.
Select steers 96.00-100.00.
Select heifers 90.00-109.00.
Commercial and utility 70.00-85.50.
All bulls 64.00-106.00.
Yearling steers 75.00-160.00; yearling heifers 75.00-160.00.
Calves: steers 75.00-160.00; heifers 75.00-160.00.
Sheep and lambs
Choice clips 180.00-190.00.
New crop 190.00-210.00.
Feeder lambs 215.00 and lower.
Aged slaughter sheep 45.00-89.00