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USDA-GX: Slaughter Sow and Boar

Springfield, IL - Mon Jun 19, 2017 USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Today's estimated receipts:  750   Friday's actual: 875
                  Week ago:  1100         
                  Year ago:  850

Slaughter sows prices were firm, with moderate demand, for light to 
moderate offerings.
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   35.00-42.00 
         400-500 lbs.   38.00-43.00 
         500-600 lbs.   41.00-45.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   44.00-47.00         

Boars: under 300 lbs.   25.00-40.00         
        over 300 lbs.   10.00-15.00

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

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 54.00 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

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