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USDA - AMS: Daily Farm Report (2020-04-22)

USDA U.S. Department of Agriculture - April 22, 2020



CO_LS146
Columbia, SC     Wed April 22, 2020     USDA-SC Dept Ag Market News

                                                                                               
SC Farm Report on Wednesday

   Cattle at SC auctions on Tuesday:  No comparisons available due to 
limited comparable sales.  Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 
lbs 135.00-151.00, 500-600 lbs 127.50-140.00.  Feeder Bulls: Medium and 
Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 130.00-142.50; 500-600 lbs 121.00-133.00.  Feeder 
Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 116.00-131.00; 500-600 lbs 
114.00-121.00. Slaughter cows: Breakers 75-80% lean 62.00-67.00; Boners 
80-85% lean 52.00-67.00; Lean 85-90% lean 56.00-62.00; Lean Low Dressing 
36.00-45.00. Slaughter bulls: Average Dressing none reported; Low 
Dressing 1450 lbs one @ 75.00.
   Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 1105 lbs Young Age Cow with calf 
over 300 lbs 1090.00 per pair.  Medium and Large 1-2 1175-1210 Young Age 
Cows with calves under 300 lbs 700.00-790.00 per pair.
   Hogs on Tuesday: Plant delivered weighted average. National Direct 
Barrows & Gilts US 1 50-54% lean 240-300 lbs was 0.33 higher at 26.40. 
Sows live price 300-450 lbs 28.04; 450-500 lbs 30.79; 500-550 lbs 36.64.
   SC Grain on Wednesday:  Corn was 6 to 9 cents higher; elevator 
bids 3.57-3.87, processor bids 3.87-4.27.  Soybeans were 4 cents higher; 
elevator bids 7.94-8.40, processor bid 8.80, and export 8.95. New Crop 
Wheat bids were 2 to 3 cents lower; elevator bids 5.13-5.68.  
   Cotton on Wednesday. Southeast base price for 41-4/34 grade was N/A. 
   Fruits & Vegetables: Prices paid to SC growers at the Columbia State 
Farmers Market on Wednesday. Beets dz bnchs Red type 20.00, 25 lb filmbag 
Red type Topped 12.00; Cilantro ctns bnchd 30s 12.00; Greens 1.35 buctns 
bnchd 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; Squash 3/4 buctns 
Crookneck small 30.00; Strawberries gallon cntrs Medium-Large 12.00-
13.00; Turnips 25 lb sks Topped Large 12.00.  OUT OF STATE PRODUCE: 
Apples buctns loose Red/Gold/Rome 20.00-22.00, Granny Smith/Fuji 22.00, 
Pink Lady 22.00, Tray Pack Gala 125s 26.00, tray pack Gala WA Extra Fancy 
72s 25.00, tray pack Granny/Fuji 113s 26.00; Bananas 40 lb ctns #1 18.00-
20.00, #2 14.00; Beans bucrts Snap type 22.00-25.00, KY type 25.00-28.00, 
Cranberry type 28.00-35.00; Broccoli 20 lb ctns 22.00; Brussels Sprouts 1 
1/9 buctns Medium 25.00; Cabbage 50 lb ctns Round Green Medium 12.00-
13.00; Cantaloupes 24 inch bins Athena FL 180s 325.00; Corn, Sweet 4 dz 
crts Bi-Color/Yellow/White 15.00-16.00; Cucumbers 1 1/9 buctns Long 
Greens Select FL 15.00, 1 1/9 bucrts Pickles Small-Medium FL 25.00-30.00; 
Mangoes 1 layer flats Kent 9s 10.00-11.00; Onions, Dry 50 lb sks Yellow 
Jumbo/Col 12.00-15.00, 50 lb sks 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, Vidalia 
District of Georgia 50 lb sks Jumbo 32.00, 40 lb ctns Jumbo 26.00-27.00, 
25 lb sks Jumbo 16.00-17.00; Peanuts, Green bucrts New Crop 45.00-50.00; 
Peppers, Bell 1 1/9 buctns Green Extra Large 25.00,  Choice 20.00; 
Peppers, Other 1 1/9 buctns Jalapeno Green/Red 16.00-20.00, Banana Hot 
18.00, 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 
25.00-28.00; Potatoes 50 lb sks Red Size A #2 22.00-28.00; Squash 1/2 
buctns Zucchini Small 15.00, Medium 12.00, 3/4 buctns Crookneck Small 
30.00; 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 14.00-16.00; Tomatoes 25 lb ctns 
Vine Ripes Pink-Light Red Extra Large/Jumbo 17.00-20.00, 5x6 sz 15.00-
18.00, 6x6 sz 12.00-15.00, Green 16.00-23.00, Yellow 5x6 sz 15.00; 
Tomatoes, Grape 20 lb cntrs loose Red type 17.00; Watermelons 24 inch 
bins Red Flesh Seedless FL 45s/60s 200.00-220.00, 36s 190.00-220.00, Red 
Flesh Seeded FL 35s/45s 160.00-175.00.  CITRUS: Grapefruit 4/5 buctns Red 
type FL 40s 20.00-24.00; Oranges 7/10 buctns Navel CA 72s/88s 22.00-
26.00, 4/5 buctns Valencia 100s 18.00-19.00, Valencia 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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