LM—HG209Des Moines, Iowa Tue, Apr 29, 2014 USDA Market NewsEASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT MORNING HOG REPORT BASED ON STATE OF ORIGINPLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Tuesday, April 29, 2014 (As of 9:30 AM)CURRENT VOLUME BY PURCHASE TYPEBARROWS & GILTS LIVE AND CARCASS BASISEstimated Actual Actual ActualToday Today Week Ago Year AgoProducer SoldNegotiated 3,703 907 418 4,524Other Market Formula 5,184 969 541 21,600Swine or Pork Market Formula 37,892 5,568 6,261 4,899Other Purchase Arrangement 14,989 4,449 4,223 4,978Packer Sold (all purchase types) 0 0 0 0--------------------------------------------------------------------------------NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 79Compared to Prior Day's closing weighted average (LM—HG207), 1.26 lowerBase Price Range $106.00 - $108.11, Weighted Average $107.53Base 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# -30.00-14.62 175# -3.00 1.00 205# 0.00 3.00155# -30.00 -9.00 185# 0.00 1.50 215# 0.00 3.00165# -15.00 -3.37 195# 0.00 3.00 225# -1.33 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): 4,592Base Price Range $108.77 - $116.83, Weighted Average $112.01--------------------------------------------------------------------------------NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (live basis, 240-300 lbs): 674*Price not reported due to confidentiality*--------------------------------------------------------------------------------BARROWS & GILTS PURCHASE BY STATE OF ORIGINIllinois 3,893 Indiana 989Kentucky 218 Michigan 1,191North Carolina 228 New York 350Ohio 2,234 Pennsylvania 1,065Wisconsin 184--------------------------------------------------------------------------------*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.