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

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Todays estimated receipts:   1025      Tuesday's actual: 975
                  Week ago:  1025        
                  Year ago:  600

Slaughter sows prices were 1.00 lower, with light to moderate demand, for 
moderate offerings.
	
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   22.00-26.00 
         400-500 lbs.   24.00-28.00 
         500-600 lbs.   26.00-29.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   27.00-31.00         

Boars: under 300 lbs.   13.00-17.00         
        over 300 lbs.    7.00-12.00

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

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 33.00 to 39.00.


      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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