LM—HG209Des Moines, Iowa Wed, Jul 31, 2013 USDA Market NewsEASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT MORNING HOG REPORT BASED ON STATE OF ORIGINPLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Wednesday, July 31, 2013 (As of 9:30 AM)CURRENT VOLUME BY PURCHASE TYPEBARROWS & GILTS LIVE AND CARCASS BASISEstimated Actual Actual ActualToday Today Week Ago Year AgoProducer SoldNegotiated 7,521 5,516 2,962 3,369Other Market Formula 1,631 0 175 7,730Swine or Pork Market Formula 35,041 5,914 4,323 7,309Other Purchase Arrangement 19,795 7,302 5,539 4,740Packer Sold (all purchase types) 330 0 0 540--------------------------------------------------------------------------------NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 2,780Compared to Prior Day's closing weighted average (LM—HG207), 1.12 lowerBase Price Range $89.01 - $91.89, Weighted Average $90.99Base Price is the price from which no discounts aresubtracted and no premiums are added.--------------------------------------------------------------------------------EASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT NEGOTIATED HOG PURCHASE MATRIXREPRESENTING INDIVIDUAL PACKER CARCASS MERIT BUYING PROGRAMSbased on both Fat and Muscle Measurements for a 200 lb Carcass Basis*Price not reported due to confidentiality*--------------------------------------------------------------------------------CARCASS WEIGHT DIFFERENTIALS145# -30.00 -9.10 175# 0.00 1.00 205# -7.28 3.00155# -30.00 0.00 185# 0.00 1.50 215# -7.28 3.00165# -15.00 0.00 195# -1.82 3.00 225# -7.28 1.00--------------------------------------------------------------------------------MEASUREMENTS BASED ON SLAUGHTER DATA SUBMITTED*Price not reported due to confidentiality*--------------------------------------------------------------------------------SWINE OR PORK MARKET FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 4,300Base Price Range $93.29 - $106.98, Weighted Average $95.87--------------------------------------------------------------------------------NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (live basis, 240-300 lbs): 530*Price not reported due to confidentiality*--------------------------------------------------------------------------------BARROWS & GILTS PURCHASE BY STATE OF ORIGINIllinois 2,099 Indiana 715Kentucky 1,177 Michigan 1,145North Carolina 174 New York 180Ohio 7,510 Pennsylvania 845South Carolina 58 Tennessee 332--------------------------------------------------------------------------------*For more information, please visit www.ams.usda.gov/ConfidentialityGuidelines*Source: USDA Market News Service, Des Moines, IA515-284-4460 email: desm.lgmn@usda.gov24 Hour recorded market information 515-284-4830www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews1100C.