Slaughter Sow and Boar
GX_LS230        
Springfield, IL   Fri Jun 16, 2017 USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Today's estimated receipts:  975   Thursday's actual: 675
                  Week ago:  650         
                  Year ago:  700

Slaughter sows prices were 1.00 higher, with moderate demand, for 
light to moderate offerings.
	
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   34.00-41.00 
         400-500 lbs.   37.00-43.00 
         500-600 lbs.   40.00-45.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   44.00-47.00         

Boars: under 300 lbs.   20.00-40.00         
        over 300 lbs.   10.00-15.00

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

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 53.00 to 59.00.


      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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