Slaughter Sow and Boar
GX_LS230        
Springfield, IL   Fri Aug 11, 2017 USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Todays estimated receipts:   500    Thursday's actual: 1150 
                  Week ago:  675        
                  Year ago:  400

Slaughter sows prices were weak, with light to moderate demand, for light 
to moderate offerings.
	
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   58.00-63.00 
         400-500 lbs.   61.00-66.00 
         500-600 lbs.   65.00-69.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   68.00-72.00         

Boars: under 300 lbs.   20.00-38.00         
        over 300 lbs.   10.00-21.00

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

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 48.00 to 55.00.


      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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