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Thursday, November 15, 2018

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Columbia, SC    	    Wed Nov 14, 2018        USDA-SC Dept Ag Market News
                                                                                                  

   SC Farm Report on Wednesday: No comparisons due to light receipts as 
a result of inclement weather in the trading area. Feeder Steers: Medium 
and Large 1-2 450-500 lbs 138.00-151.00, 500-600 lbs 135.00-142.00.  
Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 126.00-145.00; 500-600 lbs 
120.00-131.00. Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 120.00-
135.00; 500-600 lbs 114.00-131.00.  Slaughter cows: Breakers 75-80% lean 
N/A; Boners 80-85% lean 41.00-55.00; Lean 85-90% lean 42.00-43.00; Lean 
Low Dressing 36.00-38.00.  Slaughter Bulls: 1400-1570 lbs 60.00-79.00.
   Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium 2 100 lbs Young Age Cow with 120 lbs calf 
660.00 per pair.  Small 1-2 825-925 lbs Young Age Cows with 200-250 lbs 
calves 925.00-1025.00 per pair.
   Hogs on Tuesday: Plant delivered weighted average. National Direct 
Barrows & Gilts US 1 50-54% lean 240-300 lbs was 0.91 lower at 41.05.  
Sows live price 300-450 lbs 39.84; 450-500 lbs 42.93; 500-550 lbs 46.81.
   SC Grain on Wednesday:  Corn was steady to 1 cent lower; elevator bids 
3.67-3.95, processor bids 3.87-4.40. Soybeans were 2 to 5 cents higher; 
elevator bids 8.13-8.20, processor bid 8.73, and export 8.73.  New crop 
wheat bids were 1 to 5 cents lower; elevator bids 4.90-5.30.  
   Cotton on Wednesday. Southeast base price for 41-4/34 grade was 0.53 
higher at 75.39.  
   Fruits & Vegetables: Prices paid to SC growers at the Columbia State 
Farmers Market on Wednesday. Beans bucrts Snap type 25.00, KY type 25.00, 
Half Runners 30.00, 8 lb filmbags Lima Green frozen 18.00; Beets dz bnchs 
Red type 20.00; Cabbage 50 lb ctns Green 20.00; Cilantro ctns bnchd 30s 
12.00; Cucumbers 1 1/9 bucrts Pickles Small-Medium 35.00; Eggplant 1 1/9 
buctns Medium 15.00; Greens dz bnchs Collards/Turnips/Mustard 20.00, 1.35 
buctns bnchd Kale 24s 12.00, 1 1/9 buctns Mustard/Turnip Tops 12.00; 
Onions, Green crts bnchs 24s 12.00, ctns bnchd 48s 22.00; Parsley ctns 
bnchd Flat type 30s 14.00; Peanuts bucrts/sks Red Skin 40.00, busks White 
Skin Jumbo 40.00-45.00; Peas 8 lb filmbags Shelled Frozen 18.00; Pecans 
per pound Stuarts 5.00, per pound Shelled 10.00; Peppers, Other 1/2 
buctns Jalapeno/Banana Hot 12.00, 1/2 buctns Long Hot 15.00, 1 1/9 buctns 
Jalapeno Red 25.00; Rutabagas dz bnchs 20.00; Squash 1/2 buctns Zucchini 
Small 12.00, 3/4 buctns Crookneck Small 20.00; Sugar Cane per cane Red 
type 2.00-3.00; Sweet Potatoes 40 lb ctns Orange type U.S. Number One 
18.00-23.00, Jumbo/Fair quality 15.00-20.00, Red Fair Quality 20.00, 
White Jumbo 20.00, 1/2 bubskts U.S. Number One 13.00; Tomatoes 10 lb flts 
Heirloom fair quality 15.00.  SEASONAL MISC: Straw per bale Wheat 4.00.  
OUT OF STATE PRODUCE: Apples buctns Red/Golden/Rome 20.00, Arkansas 
Black/Granny Smith 20.00-22.00, Ambrosia/JonaPrince 20.00-22.00, Pink 
Lady 20.00-25.00, Fuji/Kandi Krisp 20.00-22.00, Stayman/Gala/Mutsu 20.00-
22.00, Cortland/Cameo 20.00-22.00, Honeycrisp 25.00-32.00, tray pack Rome 
72s/88s 18.00, Golden Delicious 88s 18.00; Bananas 40 lb ctns 18.00; 
Beets 25 lb sks Red Type Topped 14.00; Carrots 50 lb sks Jumbo 22.00; 
Corn, Sweet 4 dz crts Yellow/Bi-Color 26.00; Cucumbers 1 1/9 buctns Long 
Green Select 16.00-18.00; Mangoes 1 layer ctns Tommy Atkins 10s 9.00; 
Onions, Dry 50 lb sks Yellow Jumbo 16.00, 25 lb sks Red Jumbo 16.00, 40 
lb ctns Peruvian Sweet Jumbo 22.00-23.00, 10 5-lb sks Peruvian Sweet 
Medium 26.00; Pears 2 layer ctns Asian type CA 25.00; Peppers, Bell 1 1/9 
buctns Yellow Choice 22.00, Green Choice 15.00; Persimmons 10 2-lb sks
Percinnamon CA 20.00; Pineapple 1 layer ctns Golden Ripe MX 7s 14.00; 
Plums 28 lb ctns Black/Red types CA 20.00; Pomegranates 2 layer ctns 
Wonderful 16.00; Potatoes 50 lb sks Red Size A 16.00, 50 lb cntrs Red 
Size A/B 14.00; Squash 1/2 buctns Straightneck Small 10.00; Sweet 
Potatoes 40 lb ctns Orange type US Number 1 NC 16.00-20.00, US Number 
1 MS 22.00, US #2 NC/MS 12.00-15.00, Jumbo NC/MS 15.00, Purple MS 
25.00-28.00, Japanese type NC 25.00; Tomatoes 25 lb ctns Vine Ripes 
Turning Red Extra Large/Jumbo 25.00-28.00, 6x6sz/5x6sz 22.00-28.00,  
Green All Sizes 24.00-26.00; Turnips 25 lb sks Topped Large 14.00.  
CITRUS:  Citrus, Other 10 3-lb sks Satsuma CA Large Holdovers 15.00; 
Lemons 7/10 buctns MX 140s 30.00; Oranges 4/5 buctns Navel FL 56s 
27.00, Navel FL 64s/80s 20.00-22.00, 24 inch bins Navel FL 80s 
360.00; Pummelos 4/5 buctns FL 22.00; Tangerines 15.6 kg ctns CL 
18.00-20.00, 24 inch bins Fallglo FL 360.00.  

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.

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