LM—HG209Des Moines, Iowa Mon, Dec 30, 2013 USDA Market NewsEASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT MORNING HOG REPORT BASED ON STATE OF ORIGINPLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Monday, December 30, 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 5,384 3,404 3,695 3,185Other Market Formula 2,900 1,486 170 2,180Swine or Pork Market Formula 30,352 5,483 3,777 3,726Other Purchase Arrangement 18,954 5,570 6,720 3,505Packer Sold (all purchase types) 825 0 0 0--------------------------------------------------------------------------------NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 3,394Compared to Prior Day's closing weighted average (LM—HG207), 0.27 lowerBase Price Range $72.97 - $76.19, Weighted Average $76.13Base 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 BasisLOIN AREA/DEPTH (INCHES)BF 4.0/ 1.4 5.0/ 1.7 6.0/ 2.0 7.0/ 2.3 8.0/ 2.70.4 78.00 84.27 79.50 85.26 79.50 87.31 81.00 88.84 81.00 90.360.5 75.33 82.89 78.00 83.89 78.00 85.94 79.50 87.47 79.50 88.990.6 75.33 81.52 76.50 82.51 78.00 84.57 78.00 86.09 79.50 87.620.7 75.00 80.15 75.00 81.14 76.50 83.20 76.50 84.72 78.00 86.250.8 74.00 78.78 75.00 79.77 75.00 81.83 75.00 83.35 76.50 84.880.9 72.00 77.41 74.00 78.40 74.00 80.46 75.00 81.98 75.00 83.501.0 72.00 76.04 72.00 77.03 72.00 79.09 74.00 80.61 75.00 82.131.1 70.00 74.67 70.00 75.66 72.00 77.71 72.00 79.24 74.00 80.761.2 68.00 72.38 68.00 73.50 70.00 75.43 70.00 76.95 72.00 78.481.4 62.00 71.00 65.00 71.33 65.00 72.33 68.00 74.33 68.00 75.33--------------------------------------------------------------------------------CARCASS WEIGHT DIFFERENTIALS145# -30.00 -7.62 175# -3.00 1.00 205# -6.10 3.00155# -30.00 0.00 185# 0.00 1.50 215# -6.10 3.00165# -15.00 0.00 195# -1.52 3.00 225# -6.10 1.00--------------------------------------------------------------------------------MEASUREMENTS BASED ON SLAUGHTER DATA SUBMITTED5-Day Rolling Average Market Hog: 191.61 lb carcass, 0.68 inch back-fat,6.84 square inch loin/2.28 inch loin depth, FFLI: 52.39%Price Range $76.50 - $84.72--------------------------------------------------------------------------------SWINE OR PORK MARKET FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 4,773Base Price Range $75.11 - $78.90, Weighted Average $76.56--------------------------------------------------------------------------------NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (live basis, 240-300 lbs): 10*Price not reported due to confidentiality*--------------------------------------------------------------------------------BARROWS & GILTS PURCHASE BY STATE OF ORIGINIllinois 590 Indiana 1,038Kentucky 1,880 Michigan 1,390Ohio 7,958 Pennsylvania 170Tennessee 336--------------------------------------------------------------------------------*For more information, please visit www.ams.usda.gov/ConfidentialityGuidelines*Source: USDA Market News Service, Des Moines, IA515-284-4460 email: desm.lpgmn@usda.gov24 Hour recorded market information 515-284-4830www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews1100C