Slaughter Sow and Boar
USDA - Fri Dec 07, 11:02AM CST
GX_LS230        
Springfield, IL   Fri Dec 7, 2018 USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Todays estimated receipts:  575            Thursday's actual: 750                                 
                 Week ago:  900                  
                 Year ago:  800     

Slaughter sows prices were weaker, with moderate demand for 
moderate offerings. 
	
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   21.00-32.00 
         400-500 lbs.   26.00-35.00 
         500-600 lbs.   29.00-38.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   32.00-40.00          

Boars: under 300 lbs.   12.00-18.00         
        over 300 lbs.    7.00-10.00

Barrows and gilts prices were 1.00 lower, with moderate demand for 
moderate offerings.

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 25.00 to 34.00.


      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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