Slaughter Sow and Boar
GX_LS230        
Springfield, IL   Tue Oct 22, 2019 USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Todays estimated receipts:   1075   Monday's actual: 1200                           
                 Week ago:   1050
                 Year ago:   800

Slaughter sow prices were 2.00 to 3.00 higher, with very good demand for 
moderate to heavy offerings. 
	
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   28.00-31.00 
         400-500 lbs.   30.00-34.00 
         500-600 lbs.   33.00-37.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   36.00-40.00          

Boars: under 300 lbs.   15.00-22.00        
        over 300 lbs.    5.00-12.00

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

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 36.00 to 41.00.


      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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