Ohio livestock prices

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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: 25 cents higher.

BASE MARKET

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

78.00-87.01, weighted average 84.56.

Actual pricing with lean premiums added:

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 81.00-90.02.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 81.00-93.04.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 5,118.

Tuesday's total movement: 70,514.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Wednesday:

Hogs 1.00 higher, cattle steady, sows 1.00 lower.

Summary of Tuesday's auctions at Caldwell, Eaton and Wapakoneta:

Hogs

Light 65.00 and lower; heavy 65.25 and lower.

Sows

Light 55.00-56.00; heavy 61.00 and lower.

Boars

Light 41.00 and lower; heavy 31.25 and lower.

Cattle

Choice: steers 126.00 and lower.

Cows

Commercial and utility 70.00-104.00.

Canner/cutter 30.00-70.00.

Bulls

All bulls 95.00-109.00.

Feeder cattle

Yearlings: steers 120.00-170.00; heifers 115.00-150.00.

Calves: steers 150.00-200.00; heifers 130.00-170.00.

Sheep and lambs

Choice wools 178.00 and lower.

Feeder lambs 178.00 and lower.

Aged slaughter sheep 81.00-114.00.