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: 1.51 higher lower.

BASE MARKET

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:

Hogs

Market Hogs 56.50-57.50; heavy 55.00-56.50

Sows

Light 47.00 and lower.

Heavy 50.00-51.00

Boars

Light 37.50-38.00

Heavy 26.00 and lower.

Cattle

Choice steers 110.00-128.00.

Choice heifers 110.00-125.00.

Select steers 96.00-100.00.

Select heifers 90.00-109.00.

Cows

Commercial and utility 70.00-85.50.

Canner/cutter 50.00-74.00.

Bulls

All bulls 64.00-106.00.

Feeder cattle

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.

Roasters 225.00-325.00.

Feeder lambs 215.00 and lower.

Aged slaughter sheep 45.00-89.00