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CO_LS146
Columbia, SC        Monday, Nov 20, 2017      USDA-SC Dept Ag Market 
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SC Farm Report on Monday

   National direct slaughter cattle weekly summary. Weighted averages
for all grades, Standard to Prime, mostly Select and Choice. Live FOB
steers 1,456 lbs 119.35, heifers 1,309 lbs 119.42. Dressed delivered 
steers 932 lbs 189.31, heifers 850 lbs 189.38. Weekly boxed beef cutout 
values for 600-900 carcass weights Choice 210.22, up 2.37, and Select 
190.72, up 6.13.
   National direct feeder pigs last Friday, per head weighted average
prices are delivered to the buyer's farm.  Early weaned pigs 4.00 per 
head higher.  All feeder pigs 1.00 per head higher. Demand good for 
moderate offerings. Receipts include 49% formulated prices. Feeder 
pigs 10-12 lbs cash basis 47.06; 40 lbs cash basis 56.21.
   Hogs on Friday. Plant delivered weighted average. National direct 
Barrows & Gilts US 1 50-54% lean 240-300 lbs was 0.33 higher at 45.69. 
Sows live price 300-449 lbs 88.44, 450-499 lbs 48.05, and 500-549 lbs 
49.39.    
   SC Grain on Monday.  Corn was 1 to 2 cents higher; elevator bids 
3.30-3.94, processor bids 3.85-4.15. Soybeans were steady to 1 cent 
higher; elevator bids 9.23-9.39, processor bid 9.75, and export at 9.85. 
New Crop wheat was mostly 4 to 5 cents lower; elevator bids 3.62-4.37. 
   Cotton on Monday. Southeast base price for 41-4/34 grade 1.50 higher 
at 71.60.    
   Fruits & Vegetables: Prices paid to SC growers at the Columbia State 
Farmers Market on Monday. Beans bucrts Snap type 30.00, KY type/Half
Runners 25.00; Beets dz bnchs Red and Gold types 20.00, 25 lb sks Red
type 12.00; Broccoli 20 lb ctns Crown Cut 20.00; Cabbage 50 lb ctns 
Green type 15.00; 50 lb sks Green type 12.00; Cilantro ctns bnchd 30s 
12.00; Greens dz bnchs Collards/Mustard 18.00-20.00, Turnips 18.00-20.00, 
Rutabagas 20.00, 1.35 buctns bnchd Kale 24s 12.00, 1 1/9 buctns loose 
Turnip Tops/Mustard/Creasy type 12.00; Onions, Green crts bnchd 24s 
10.00, 48s 14.00; Parsley ctns bnchd Flat type 15.00; Peanuts, Green 
bucrts Red Skin type 45.00, busks/crts Jumbo 40.00; Pecans per lb Stuarts 
3.00-4.00, 50 lb sks Stuarts 150.00, 25 lb sks Stuarts 75.00, per lb 
Shelled 10.00; Peppers, Bell 1 1/9 buctns Green Jumbo 22.00; Sugarcane 
per stalk Red type 1.50-2.00; Sweet Potatoes 40 lb ctns Orange Flesh US 
Medium/Large 15.00-18.00, Small 12.00-14.00, Red type Small/Large 18.00-
20.00, Japanese type 20.00-25.00, White type 20.00-25.00; Tomatoes 25 lb 
ctns Vine Ripes Turning Red Extra Large 22.00-26.00, Medium and Large 
18.00-20.00, Green Medium 15.00-25.00; Turnips 25 lb sks Topped Large 
12.00.  SEASONAL MISC:  Deer Corn 60 lb sks Cob type 7.00-10.00.  OUT OF 
STATE PRODUCE: Apples Red/Golden/Granny Smith 14.00-20.00, Gala/Fuji/ 
Jonagold 18.00-22.00, Rome/Mutsu/Braeburn 18.00-20.00, Stayman/Winesap 
18.00-20.00, Cameo/Pinata/York 18.00-20.00, Honeycrisp NC 25.00-35.00, 25 
lb ctns Gala/Fuji/Gold/Jonaprince/Red 14.00-15.00, Honeycrisp/Pink Lady 
15.00; Bananas 40 lb ctns 18.00; Cabbage 50 lb ctns Green type 15.00; 
Cucumbers 1 1/9 buctns Pickles Small-Medium MX 35.00, 1 1/9 buctns 
Long Greens Small MX/GA 20.00; Grapes 19 lb ctns bagged Red Globe 20.00; 
Okra 1/2 bucrts Small-Medium FL 25.00; Onions, Dry 50 lb sks Yellow 
Jumbo 17.00, 25 lb sks Red Jumbo 15.00, 16 3-lb sks Yellow Small 21.00, 
40 lb ctns Sweet type Jumbo PE 24.00, 16 3-lb sks Sweet type Medium PE 
28.00; Pears 2 layer ctns Asian type 24s/12s 25.00; Peppers, Bell 1 
1/9 buctns Red type 25.00, 11 lb ctns Yellow CD 10.00; Pineapple 1 layer 
ctns Golden Ripe MX 7s 13.00-14.00; Plums 25 lbs ctns loose Black and 
Red CA 20.00; Potatoes 50 lb sacks New Crop Red B type #2 16.00-18.00; 
Squash buctns Acorn 18.00, Butternut 20.00, Spaghetti 23.00-26.00; 
Sugarcane per bundle Red/Green 10ct 18.00; Sweet Potatoes 40 
lb ctns Orange type US Number 1 MS 23.00, US 2 NC/MS 12.00-14.00, 
Jumbo NC/MS 14.00, Purple NC/MS 25.00; Tomatoes 25 lb ctns Vine Ripe 
Turning Red 5x6sz and Extra Large 22.00-30.00, 6x6sz 20.00; Tomatoes, 
Plum 25 lb ctns Roma Large 12.00-16.00.  CITRUS: Clementines 15 kg ctns 
Chile 18.00; Grapefruit 4/5 buctns Red type FL 48s 25.00; Lemons 7/10 
buctns MX 140s 25.00; Oranges 7/10 buctns Valencia 72s MX 28.00, 4/5 
buctns Navel White and Red FL 25.00; Pummelo 4/5 buctns FL 25.00; 
Tangerines 4/5 buctns Sunburst 150s 33.00; Miscellaneous Citrus 25 lb 
ctns Satsuma FL Extra Large 20.00-25.00.  NUTS:  Mixed Nuts 50 lb sks 
Fair Condition 75.00-100.00; Walnuts 50 lb sks English type CA 150.00.

For detailed reports go to www.ams.usda.gov/marketnews.htm or 
www.agriculture.sc.gov or phone USDA-SCDA Market News at 803-737-4491 
or 4497.

Source: South Carolina Dept of Ag-USDA Market News, Columbia, SC 803-
737-4491. http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/CO_LS146.txt

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