Slaughter Sow and Boar
GX_LS230        
Springfield, IL   Mon Aug 19, 2019 USDA-IL Dept. of Ag Market News

Illinois Direct Slaughter Sows and Boars

Todays estimated receipts:   1350   Friday's actual: 800                             
                 Week ago:   1175 
                 Year ago:   1250 

Slaughter sow prices were 3.00 lower, with moderate to good demand for 
heavy offerings. 
	
US 1-3 under 400 lbs.   30.00-35.00 
         400-500 lbs.   34.00-40.00 
         500-600 lbs.   36.00-44.00  
        Over 600 lbs.   37.00-45.00          

Boars: under 300 lbs.   25.00-27.00        
        over 300 lbs.    8.00-12.00

Barrows and gilts prices were steady with moderate demand for moderate 
offerings.

IL direct barrows and gilts: US 220-290 lbs. at 41.00 to 49.00.


      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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