Slaughter Sow and Boar
GX_LS230        
Springfield, IL   Wed Oct 09, 2019 USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Todays estimated receipts:   775   Tuesday's actual: 925                           
                 Week ago:   1180
                 Year ago:   600

Slaughter sow prices were firm, with moderate demand for moderate 
offerings. 
	
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   18.00-20.00 
         400-500 lbs.   20.00-24.00 
         500-600 lbs.   22.00-27.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   23.00-30.00          

Boars: under 300 lbs.   12.00-15.00        
        over 300 lbs.    5.00-10.00

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

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 33.00 to 36.00.


      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  

1045c   dh





.