Slaughter Sow and Boar
GX_LS230        
Springfield, IL   Fri Sep 14, 2018 USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Todays estimated receipts:  650          Thursday's actual:  1125                               
                 Week ago:  750             
                 Year ago:  545

Slaughter sows prices were 1.00 higher, with light to moderate demand 
for moderate offerings. 
	
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   16.00-20.00 
         400-500 lbs.   18.00-23.00 
         500-600 lbs.   21.00-26.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   24.00-29.00          

Boars: under 300 lbs.   7.00-12.00         
        over 300 lbs.   5.00- 8.00

Barrows and gilts prices were 2.00 higher, with moderate demand for 
moderate offerings.

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 26.00 to 34.00.


      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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