LM—HG209Des Moines, Iowa Wed, Jul 24, 2013 USDA Market NewsEASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT MORNING HOG REPORT BASED ON STATE OF ORIGINPLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Wednesday, July 24, 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 5,735 2,962 4,249 3,623Other Market Formula 2,915 175 0 0Swine or Pork Market Formula 24,203 4,323 2,719 6,135Other Purchase Arrangement 13,097 5,539 6,456 4,447Packer Sold (all purchase types) 990 0 0 361--------------------------------------------------------------------------------NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 2,734Compared to Prior Day's closing weighted average (LM—HG207), 0.68 lowerBase Price Range $90.69 - $94.50, 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 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 97.50 100.30 99.00 101.48 99.00 103.93 100.50 105.74 100.50 107.560.5 96.00 98.67 97.50 99.85 97.50 102.30 99.00 104.11 99.00 105.930.6 96.00 97.24 96.00 98.28 97.50 100.67 97.50 102.48 99.00 104.290.7 94.50 96.30 94.50 97.34 96.00 99.03 96.00 100.85 97.50 102.660.8 93.50 95.26 94.50 96.30 94.50 97.40 94.50 99.21 96.00 101.030.9 91.50 94.50 93.32 95.35 93.50 96.39 94.50 97.58 94.50 99.401.0 90.51 92.70 91.50 94.50 91.50 95.35 93.50 96.39 94.50 97.811.1 88.88 91.19 89.50 92.80 91.50 94.50 91.50 95.45 93.50 96.771.2 86.16 89.78 87.33 91.29 89.50 92.80 89.50 94.50 91.50 95.821.4 79.81 84.20 80.99 88.36 83.43 89.87 85.25 91.38 87.06 94.50--------------------------------------------------------------------------------CARCASS WEIGHT DIFFERENTIALS145# -30.00 -9.07 175# -3.00 1.00 205# -7.26 3.00155# -30.00 0.00 185# 0.00 1.50 215# -7.26 3.00165# -15.00 0.00 195# -1.81 3.00 225# -7.26 1.00--------------------------------------------------------------------------------MEASUREMENTS BASED ON SLAUGHTER DATA SUBMITTED5-Day Rolling Average Market Hog: 191.36 lb carcass, 0.70 inch back-fat,7.02 square inch loin/2.34 inch loin depth, FFLI: 52.18%Price Range $96.00 - $100.85--------------------------------------------------------------------------------SWINE OR PORK MARKET FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 4,680Base Price Range $82.53 - $106.64, Weighted Average $94.45--------------------------------------------------------------------------------NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (live basis, 240-300 lbs): 223Compared to Prior Day's closing weighted average (LM—HG207), 0.58 higherPrice Range $63.77 - $76.40, Weighted Average $75.40--------------------------------------------------------------------------------BARROWS & GILTS PURCHASE BY STATE OF ORIGINGeorgia 29 Illinois 1,489Indiana 1,306 Kentucky 819Michigan 1,200 New York 180Ohio 6,062 Pennsylvania 1,165South Carolina 35 Tennessee 170Wisconsin 172--------------------------------------------------------------------------------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