Slaughter Sow and Boar
GX_LS230        
Springfield, IL   Thu Nov 8, 2018 USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Todays estimated receipts:     575        Wednesday's actual:  775                                
                 Week ago:     625              
                 Year ago:     875 

Slaughter sows prices were weaker, with moderate demand for light to 
moderate offerings. 
	
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   29.00-33.00 
         400-500 lbs.   32.00-36.00 
         500-600 lbs.   36.00-41.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   38.00-44.00          

Boars: under 300 lbs.   12.00-18.00         
        over 300 lbs.    7.00-10.00

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

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 31.00 to 39.00.


      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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