Slaughter Sow and Boar
GX_LS230        
Springfield, IL   Thu Sep 14, 2017 USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Todays estimated receipts:   1350    Wednesday's actual: 1900
                  Week ago:  1200        
                  Year ago:  850

Slaughter sows prices were 1.00 lower, with light to moderate demand, 
for very heavy offerings.
	
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   25.00-29.00 
         400-500 lbs.   27.00-31.00 
         500-600 lbs.   29.00-33.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   30.00-35.00         

Boars: under 300 lbs.   19.00-25.00         
        over 300 lbs.   10.00-12.00

Barrows and gilts prices were steady, with light to moderate demand 
for moderate offerings.

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 33.00 to 40.00.


      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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