Slaughter Sow and Boar
GX_LS230        
Springfield, IL   Tue Mar 19, 2019 USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Todays estimated receipts:      1225     Monday's actual:  1250                                  
                 Week ago:      1000                    
                 Year ago:      1150  

Slaughter sows prices were 1.00 higher, with light to moderate demand for 
moderate to heavy offerings. 
	
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   28.00-33.00 
         400-500 lbs.   31.00-36.00 
         500-600 lbs.   34.00-40.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   38.00-44.00          

Boars: under 300 lbs.   13.00-17.00         
        over 300 lbs.    7.00-10.00

Barrows and gilts prices were 1.00 higher, with good demand for moderate 
offerings.

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 31.00 to 39.00.


      Source: USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News, Springfield, IL 
      Phone: 217-524-1083, in-state only toll free 888-458-4787
	www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GX_LS230.txt  

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