Slaughter Sow and Boar
USDA - Thu Oct 12, 11:04AM CDT
GX_LS230        
Springfield, IL   Thu Oct 12, 2017 USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Todays estimated receipts:   1000      Wednesday's actual: 950
                  Week ago:  1025        
                  Year ago:  1225

Slaughter sows prices were 1.00 higher, with moderate demand, for 
moderate offerings.
	
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   23.00-26.00 
         400-500 lbs.   24.00-28.00 
         500-600 lbs.   26.00-29.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   27.00-32.00         

Boars: under 300 lbs.   13.00-18.00         
        over 300 lbs.    7.00-12.00

Barrows and gilts prices were 1.00 higher, with moderate to good demand 
for moderate offerings.

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 35.00 to 40.00.


      Source: USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News, Springfield, IL 
      Phone: 217-782-4925, in-state only toll free 888-458-4787
      www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GX_LS230.txt  

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