Slaughter Sow and Boar
GX_LS230        
Springfield, IL   Fri May 24, 2019 USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News

***No report on Mon, May 27, due to the holiday.***

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Todays estimated receipts:   775     Thursday's actual:   550                                 
                 Week ago:   800                        
                 Year ago:   650   

Slaughter sow prices were weak, with light demand for light offerings. 
	
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   38.00-49.00 
         400-500 lbs.   42.00-51.00 
         500-600 lbs.   46.00-56.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   50.00-58.00          

Boars: under 300 lbs.   25.00-30.00         
        over 300 lbs.   10.00-15.00

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

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 50.00 to 58.00.


      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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