Slaughter Sow and Boar
GX_LS230        
Springfield, IL   Mon Sep 24, 2018 USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Todays estimated receipts:  1050          Friday's actual:  900                               
                 Week ago:  1025            
                 Year ago:  1100

Slaughter sows prices were firmer, with light to moderate demand 
for moderate offerings. 
	
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   18.00-22.00 
         400-500 lbs.   21.00-25.00 
         500-600 lbs.   23.00-27.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   25.00-29.00          

Boars: under 300 lbs.   7.00-14.00         
        over 300 lbs.   5.00- 8.00

Barrows and gilts prices were firmer, with moderate demand for 
moderate offerings.

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 31.00 to 42.00.


      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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