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USDA - AMS: Daily Farm Report (2020-04-09)

USDA U.S. Department of Agriculture - April 9, 2020



CO_LS146
Columbia, SC     Thurs April 09, 2020    	USDA-SC Dept Ag Market News

SC Farm Report on Thursday  
  	
   Cattle at SC Auctions on Thursday:  Trends not available due to 
limited comparable cattle sales.  Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2 
400-500 lbs 132.50-137.50; 500-600 lbs 125.00. Feeder Bulls: Medium and 
Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 130.00-145.00; 500-600 lbs 125.00-140.00. Feeder 
Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2 400-450 lbs 116.00-125.00; 500-600 lbs not 
available. Slaughter cows: Breakers 75-80% lean average dressing not 
available; Boners 80-85% lean 53.00-76.00; Lean 85-90% lean 50.00-59.00; 
Lean Low Dressing 36.00-49.00.  Slaughter bulls: Average Dressing 1150-
2105 lbs 77.00-87.00.
   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2 825-1210 lbs Young Age cows with 
calves under 300 lbs 760.00-1075.00 per pair. Medium and Large 2 820-1075 
lbs Young Age Cow with calf over 300 lbs 900.00-1000.00 per pair.  Small 
1-2 640-655 lbs Young to Middle Age Cow with calf under 300 lbs 550.00-
735.00 per pair.
   Hogs on Wednesday: Plant delivered weighted average. National Direct 
Barrows & Gilts US 1 50-54% lean 240-300 lbs 1.47 lower at 32.43. Sows 
live price 300-450 lbs 35.16; 450-500 lbs 40.07; 500-550 lbs 43.81. 
   SC Grain on Thursday.  Corn was mostly 1 to 2 cents higher; elevator 
bids 3.71-3.81, processor bids 4.02-4.75.  Soybeans were 9 cents higher; 
elevator bids 8.23-8.69, processor bid 9.09 and export at 9.14. New Crop 
Wheat was 9 cents higher; elevator bids 5.37-5.82. 
  Cotton on Thursday. Southeast base price for 41-4/34 grade was 0.53 
higher at 52.12. 
   Fruits & Vegetables: Prices paid to SC growers at the Columbia State 
Farmers Market on Thursday.  Beets dz bnchs Red type 20.00, 25 lb 
filmbag Red type Topped 12.00; Cilantro ctns bnchd 30s 12.00; Greens Kale 
24s 15.00, dz bnchs Collards 20.00, dz bnchs Mustard/Turnips 20.00, 1 1/9 
buctns loose Turnip tops/Mustard 12.00-15.00, Creasy type 12.00; Onions, 
Green crts bnchs 24s 10.00, ctns bnchd 48s 14.00, Sweet type 24s 20.00; 
Parsley ctns bnchd Curly 30s 12.00; Rutabagas 1 1/9 buctns Topped Large 
10.00, dz bnchs with tops 20.00; Turnips 25 lb sks Topped Large 12.00.  
OUT OF STATE PRODUCE: Apples buctns loose Red/Gold/Rome 18.00-22.00, 
Granny Smith/Gala/Fuji 20.00-22.00, Pink Lady/Stayman/Winesap 20.00-
22.00, Tray Pack Gala 125s 26.00, tray pack Granny/Fuji 113s 26.00, tray 
pack Gala WA ExFcy 72s 25.00; Bananas 40 lb ctns #1 18.00-20.00, #2 
14.00; Beans bucrts Snap type 15.00, KY type 25.00-30.00, Cranberry type 
35.00; Broccoli 20 lb ctns 22.00; Brussels Sprouts 1 1/9 buctns Medium FL 
25.00; Cabbage 50 lb ctns Round Green Medium 12.00-15.00; Cantaloupes 24 
inch bins Athena FL 225s/180s 275.00-325.00; Corn, Sweet 4 dz crts 
Bi-Color/Yellow/White 16.00-20.00; Cucumbers 1 1/9 buctns Long Greens 
Select 15.00, 1 1/9 buctns Pickles Small-Medium MX 38.00; Mangoes 1 layer 
flats Kent 9s PE 10.00-11.00; Onions, Dry 50 lb sks Yellow Jumbo/Col 
12.00-15.00, 50 lb Peru Sweet #2 Col/Jbo 15.00, 25 lb sks Red Jumbo 
13.00, 40 lb ctns Peru Sweet Jumbo 24.00-26.00, 16 3-lb sks Peru Sweet 
Medium 30.00, 10 5-lb sks Peru Sweet Jumbo 34.00; Peppers, Bell 1 1/9 
buctns Green Extra Large 25.00, Choice/Suntan 14.00-20.00, Red/Yellow 
20.00; Peppers, Other 1 1/9 buctns Jalapeno Green/Red 16.00-20.00, 1 1/9 
buctns Banana Hot/Cubanelle 18.00, 1/2 buctns Habanero orange 20.00; 
Pineapple ctns 1 layer Golden Ripe 7s 12.00-13.00; Plums ctns filmbags 
Black type CL 28.00; Potatoes 50 lb sks Red Size A #2 22.00-28.00; Squash 
1/2 buctns Zucchini Small 12.00-15.00, 1/2 buctns Zucchini Medium 10.00-
12.00, 3/4 buctns Crookneck Small 16.00-20.00; Sweet Potatoes 40 lb ctns 
Orange type US Number 1 NC 18.00-22.00, US Number 2 NC 12.00-17.00, Jumbo 
NC 15.00-16.00; Tomatoes 25 lb ctns Vine Ripes Pink-Light Extra 
Large/Jumbo 9.00-14.00, 6x6 sz 10.00-12.00, 5x6 sz 11.00-14.00, Green 
16.00-22.00, Yellow 5x6 sz 16.00; Tomatoes, Cherry 12 1-pt bskts Red 
12.00; Tomatoes, Grape 20 lb cntrs loose Red type 16.00; Tomatoes, Plum 
25 lb ctns Roma FL Extra Large 12.00;  Watermelons 24 inch bins Red Flesh 
Seedless FL 36s 210.00-220.00, 45s/60s 220.00-230.00, Red Flesh Seeded FL 
35s/45ss 180.00-200.00.  CITRUS:  Grapefruit 4/5 buctns Red type FL 40s 
20.00; Oranges 7/10 buctns Navel CA 72s/88s 22.00-26.00, 4/5 buctns Mid 
Season 125s 15.00-18.00; Tangelos 7/10 buctns Minneola CA 100s 25.00-
30.00.

For detailed reports go to www.ams.usda.gov/marketnews.htm or 
www.agriculture.sc.gov or phone USDA-SCDA Market News at 803-737-4491 
or 4497.

Source: South Carolina Dept of Ag-USDA Market News, Columbia, SC 803-
737-4491. http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/CO_LS146.txt

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