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.
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:
Light 65.00 and lower; heavy 65.25 and lower.
Light 55.00-56.00; heavy 61.00 and lower.
Light 41.00 and lower; heavy 31.25 and lower.
Choice: steers 126.00 and lower.
Commercial and utility 70.00-104.00.
All bulls 95.00-109.00.
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.