LM—HG209Des Moines, Iowa Thu, Aug 01, 2013 USDA Market NewsEASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT MORNING HOG REPORT BASED ON STATE OF ORIGINPLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Thursday, August 1, 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 5,594 3,464 2,860 3,181Other Market Formula 5,460 4,500 10,545 391Swine or Pork Market Formula 35,200 4,619 4,367 3,968Other Purchase Arrangement 15,027 4,500 4,267 3,694Packer Sold (all purchase types) 330 0 0 720--------------------------------------------------------------------------------NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 2,515Compared to Prior Day's closing weighted average (LM—HG207), 0.73 lowerBase Price Range $90.98 - $94.00, Weighted Average $91.13Base 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 Basis*Price not reported due to confidentiality*--------------------------------------------------------------------------------CARCASS WEIGHT DIFFERENTIALS145# -30.00 -9.10 175# -1.35 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): 4,693Base Price Range $94.16 - $106.86, Weighted Average $97.00--------------------------------------------------------------------------------NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (live basis, 240-300 lbs): 1,059*Price not reported due to confidentiality*--------------------------------------------------------------------------------BARROWS & GILTS PURCHASE BY STATE OF ORIGINIllinois 1,370 Indiana 1,629Kentucky 1,265 Michigan 650New York 180 Ohio 9,311Pennsylvania 890 South Carolina 266Tennessee 332 Wisconsin 344--------------------------------------------------------------------------------*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.