Slaughter Sow and Boar
GX_LS230        
Springfield, IL   Tue Feb 13, 2018 USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Todays estimated receipts:   875    Monday's actual: 975
                  Week ago:  1250        
                  Year ago:  1250


Slaughter sows prices were 3.00 higher, with very good demand for 
moderate offerings. 
	
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   46.00-50.00 
         400-500 lbs.   48.00-53.00 
         500-600 lbs.   51.00-57.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   53.00-60.00         

Boars: under 300 lbs.   19.00-35.00         
        over 300 lbs.   10.00-15.00

Barrows and gilts prices were 1.00 lower, with moderate demand for 
moderate offerings.

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 42.00 to 48.00.


      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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