LM—HG209Des Moines, Iowa Mon, Dec 02, 2013 USDA Market NewsEASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT MORNING HOG REPORT BASED ON STATE OF ORIGINPLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Monday, December 2, 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 5,136 3,117 2,791 6,290Other Market Formula 2,743 0 435 176Swine or Pork Market Formula 31,427 4,225 4,477 5,782Other Purchase Arrangement 16,315 3,940 10,295 9,513Packer Sold (all purchase types) 1,350 525 0 720--------------------------------------------------------------------------------NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 3,177Compared to Prior Day's closing weighted average (LM—HG207), 0.31 higherBase Price Range $77.00 - $80.00, Weighted Average $78.12Base 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 80.00 85.98 81.50 86.99 82.50 89.09 83.50 90.64 84.00 92.200.5 77.00 84.58 80.00 85.59 81.00 87.69 82.50 89.25 82.50 90.800.6 77.00 83.18 79.50 84.19 81.00 86.29 81.00 87.85 82.50 89.400.7 77.00 82.25 77.00 83.00 79.50 84.89 79.50 86.45 81.00 88.000.8 76.00 81.50 77.00 82.25 78.00 83.49 78.00 85.05 79.50 86.600.9 75.00 80.75 77.00 81.50 77.00 82.25 78.00 83.65 78.00 85.201.0 74.00 79.00 75.00 80.75 75.00 81.50 77.00 82.25 78.00 83.801.1 73.00 77.50 73.00 79.00 75.00 80.75 75.00 81.50 77.00 82.401.2 71.00 75.00 71.00 77.50 73.00 79.00 73.00 80.75 75.00 81.501.4 65.00 75.00 68.00 75.00 68.00 75.00 71.00 77.50 71.00 79.00--------------------------------------------------------------------------------CARCASS WEIGHT DIFFERENTIALS145# -30.00 -7.77 175# -3.00 1.00 205# -6.22 3.00155# -30.00 0.00 185# 0.00 1.50 215# -6.22 3.00165# -15.00 0.00 195# -1.55 3.00 225# -6.22 1.00--------------------------------------------------------------------------------MEASUREMENTS BASED ON SLAUGHTER DATA SUBMITTED5-Day Rolling Average Market Hog: 201.32 lb carcass, 0.69 inch back-fat,7.21 square inch loin/2.40 inch loin depth, FFLI: 52.39%Price Range $79.50 - $86.45--------------------------------------------------------------------------------SWINE OR PORK MARKET FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 4,490Base Price Range $75.10 - $84.76, Weighted Average $79.56--------------------------------------------------------------------------------NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (live basis, 240-300 lbs): 0--------------------------------------------------------------------------------BARROWS & GILTS PURCHASE BY STATE OF ORIGINIllinois 546 Indiana 889Michigan 1,660 New York 180Ohio 6,842 Pennsylvania 1,230Wisconsin 178--------------------------------------------------------------------------------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.