The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Monday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Monday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

Barrows and gilts on a carcass basis: 27 cents lower.

BASE MARKET

On a carcass basis plant delivered (67-78.32 pct. lean):

72.97-76.19, weighted average 76.13.

Actual pricing with lean premiums added:

0.8-0.9 inches backfat: 74.00-81.83.

0.6-0.7 inches backfat: 76.50-84.57.

Total prior day negotiated sales: 3,394.

Monday's total movement: 69,425.

RESULTS FROM UNITED PRODUCERS AUCTION

Market trends for Tuesday:

Hogs steady, cattle steady, sows steady.

Summary of Monday's auctions at Creston and Hillsboro:

Hogs

Light 76.00 and lower.

Sows

Light 68.75-69.50; heavy 40.00-73.00.

Boars

Light 44.00 and lower; heavy 26.50 and lower.

Cattle

Choice Steers 127.00-138.00; heifers 124.00-140.00.

Select Steers 104.00-120.00; heifers 110.00-120.00.

Holstein Steers 101.00-132.00; heifers 65.00-128.00.

Cows

Commercial and Utility 80.00-92.00.

Canner/Cutter 50.00-79.00.

Bulls

All bulls 75.00-104.00.

Feeder cattle

Yearling steers 100.00-155.00.

Steer calves 89.00-155.00; heifers 85.00-140.00.

Holstein steers

550 lbs. and down 60.00-97.00.

550 lbs. and up 60.00-94.00.

Sheep and lambs

Choice wools 162.50 and lower.

Lite fats 120.00-207.00.

Feeder lambs 192.50 and lower.

Aged slaughter sheep 28.00-78.00.