Slaughter Sow and Boar
USDA - Mon Feb 12, 11:24AM CST
GX_LS230        
Springfield, IL   Mon Feb 12, 2018 USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Todays estimated receipts:   925    Friday's actual: 1350
                  Week ago:  1400        
                  Year ago:  1075


Slaughter sows prices were 1.00 higher, with good demand for 
moderate to heavy offerings. 
	
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   46.00-48.00 
         400-500 lbs.   48.00-52.00 
         500-600 lbs.   51.00-54.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   53.00-57.00         

Boars: under 300 lbs.   19.00-35.00         
        over 300 lbs.   10.00-15.00

Barrows and gilts prices were weak, with moderate demand for 
moderate offerings.

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 43.00 to 49.00.


      Source: USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News, Springfield, IL 
      Phone: 217-524-1083, in-state only toll free 888-458-4787
	www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GX_LS230.txt  

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