Ohio livestock prices

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Wednesday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

Barrows and gilts on a carcass basis: 1.08 higher.

BASE MARKET

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

76.00-89.50, weighted average 83.58.

Actual pricing with lean premiums added:

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 76.00-87.00.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 79.00-90.00.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 5,357.

Wednesday's total movement: 83,856.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Thursday:

Hogs steady; cattle steady; sows steady.

Summary of Wednesday's auctions at Gallipolis and Mt. Vernon:

Hogs

Market 60.75-70.00.

Sows

Light 47.75-55.00; heavy 56.75-57.00.

Boars

Light 41.00 and lower.

Cows

Commercial and utility 72.00-91.00.

Canner/cutter 40.00-79.00.

Bulls

All bulls 62.00-98.00.

Feeder cattle:

Yearlings: steers 50.00-170.00; heifers 50.00-148.00.

Calves: steers 50.00-216.00; heifers 50.00-175.00.

Holstein steers

550 pounds and down: 90.00-115.00.

550 pounds and up: 90.00-110.00.

Sheep and lambs

Choice: wools 165.00-175.00; clips 170.00-180.00.

Lite fats 185.00-190.00.

New crop 215.00 and lower.

Aged slaughter sheep 60.00-126.00.