Daily Farm Report
CO_LS146
Columbia, SC    	    Thur Oct 11, 2018        USDA-SC Dept Ag Market News

***THIS IS YESTERDAY'S REPORT.  STATE OFFICES WERE CLOSED THURSDAY, 
OCTOBER 11, 2018 DUE TO HURRICANE MICHAEL.***
                                                                                                  

   SC Farm Report on Wednesday: Compared to last week, all classes of 
feeder cattle were unevenly steady. Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2 
400-500 lbs 144.00-160.00, 500-600 lbs 133.00-155.00.  Feeder Bulls: 
Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 144.00-160.00; 500-600 lbs 120.00-
132.50. Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 122.00-139.00; 
500-600 lbs 115.00-132.00.  Slaughter cows were mostly steady.  Slaughter 
bulls were steady. Slaughter cows: Breakers 75-80% lean 49.00-56.00; 
Boners 80-85% lean 49.00-59.00; Lean 85-90% lean 46.00-51.00; Lean Low 
Dressing 30.00-46.00. Slaughter Bulls: 1060-2120 lbs 63.00-86.00.
   Cow/Calf Pairs: N/A. 
   Hogs on Tuesday: Plant delivered weighted average. National Direct 
Barrows & Gilts US 1 50-54% lean 240-300 lbs was 1.48 higher at 49.68.  
Sows live price 300-450 lbs 28.14; 450-500 lbs 33.30; 500-550 lbs 35.12.
   SC Grain on Wednesday:  Corn was 2 cents lower; elevator bids 3.62-
3.88, processor bids 3.82-4.32. Soybeans were 9 to 11 cents lower; 
elevator bids 8.02-8.12, processor bid 8.42, and export N/A.  Wheat bids 
were steady to 6 cents lower; elevator bids 4.70.  
   Cotton on Wednesday. Southeast base price for 41-4/34 grade was 0.21 
lower at 76.55.  
   Fruits & Vegetables: Prices paid to SC growers at the Columbia State 
Farmers Market on Wednesday. Beets 25 lb sks Red type topped 14.00, dz
bnchs Red type 20.00; Corn, Sweet 4 dz crts Yellow/White/Bi-Color 20.00; 
Cucumbers 1 1/9 bucrts Pickles Small-Medium 35.00, 1/2 bubskts Pickles 
Small-Medium 18.00, Long Greens 12.00; Eggplant 1 1/9 buctns Medium 
15.00, 1/2 bubskts Indian 16.00; Grapes 1/2 bubskts Scuppernongs 28.00-
35.00, Muscadines 30.00-35.00; Greens dz bnchs Collards/Mustards/Turnips 
20.00, 1.35 buctns bnchd Kale 24s 13.00, 1 1/9 buctns Mustard/Turnip Tops 
13.00; Peanuts bucrts/sks Red Skin 40.00, busks White Skin Jumbo 40.00-
45.00; Peas approx. 26 lb sks Field type 22.00, 8 lb filmbags Shelled 
Frozen 18.00; Peppers, Bell 1 1/9 buctns Green Extra Large 20.00, 1/2 
bubskts Green Extra Large 12.00; Squash 3/4 buctns Crookneck Small 20.00, 
1/2 buctns Zucchini Small 20.00, 1/2 buctns Crookneck Small/Medium 18.00, 
bucrts Delicata/Acorn/Butternut/Spaghetti 15.00; Sweet Potatoes 40 lb 
ctns Orange type U.S. Number One 18.00-23.00, Jumbo 15.00-20.00, 1/2 
bubskts U.S. Number One 13.00; Tomatoes 25 lb ctns Vine Ripes Turning Red 
5x6sz 12.00, 6x6sz 10.00; Watermelons per melon Red Flesh Seedless 12-18 
lbs 3.00.  SEASONAL MISC: Deer Corn 60 lb sks Cob type 7.00-9.00, Corn 
Stalks per bundle 10s 6.00, Straw per bale Wheat 5.00-6.00.  OUT OF STATE 
PRODUCE: Apples buctns Red 15.00-20.00, Golden/Rome 18.00-22.00, 
Ambrosia/JonaPrince 20.00, Fuji/Kandi Krisp 20.00-22.00, JonaGold 18.00-
22.00, Stayman/Gala/Mutsu 20.00-22.00, Cortland/Cameo 20.00-22.00, 
Honeycrisp 25.00-32.00; Bananas 40 lb ctns 18.00; Beans bucrts Snap type 
31.00, approx. 26 lb sks Lima Green/Speckled TN 22.00, 8 lb filmbags 
Shelled Lima 25.00; Cabbage 50 lb ctns Green type Medium 18.00; Carrots 
50 lb sks Jumbo MX 22.00; Cilantro ctns bnchd 30s 13.00; Cucumbers 1 1/9 
buctns Long Green Select GA 15.00; Gourds 1/2 bubskts Winged type 20.00; 
Mangoes 1 layer ctns Tommy Atkins 6s/9s 9.50-10.00; Onions, Dry 50 lb sks 
Yellow Jumbo 16.00, 25 lb sks Red Jumbo 18.00, Vidalia District of 
Georgia 50 lb sks Jumbo 22.00-24.00, 25 lb sks Jumbo 12.00-13.00, 5 10-lb 
sks Jumbo 25.00; Parsley ctns bnchd Flat type 30s 14.00; Pears 2 layer 
ctns Asian type Hosui 28s 25.00; Peas, Other approx. 26 lb sks 
Pinkeye/White Acre 22.00, 8 lb filmbags Shelled 25.00; Peppers, Bell 1 
1/9 buctns Red MX 25.00, Green Choice NC 14.00; Peppers, Other 1 1/9 
buctns Jalapeno 18.00, 1/2 bubskts Banana Hot/Poblano 14.00; Persimmons 
1/2 buctns Fuyu GA 30.00; Pineapple 1 layer ctns Golden Ripe MX 7s 14.00; 
Plums 28 lb ctns Black/Red/Pluots CA 20.00; Potatoes 50 lb sks Red Size A 
15.00; Pumpkins 24 inch bins White Howden Jumbo 160.00, Cinderella 
150.00, Orange Warty/Peanut type 165.00-180.00, White Warty 140.00, Pink 
175.00, New York Cheese 150.00, Pie type 200.00, 36 inch bins Howden 
Medium/Large/Extra Large 150.00, Fairytale 180.00, Grey type 175.00, Pink 
200.00, 1/2 bubskts Mini Orange/White/Striped 20.00; Squash buctns 
Acorn/Butternut 25.00; Sweet Potatoes 40 lb ctns Orange type US Number 1 
NC 16.00-18.00, US Number 1 MS 22.00, US #2 NC/MS 12.00-15.00, Jumbo 
NC/MS 15.00, Purple MS 25.00; Tomatoes 25 lb ctns Vine Ripes Turning Red 
Extra Large/Jumbo 14.00-15.00, 6x6sz/5x6sz 10.00-13.00, Red All Sizes 
10.00-12.00, Green 15.00-21.00; Tomatoes, Cherry 12 1-pt bksts Red type 
13.00; Tomatoes, Grape 12 1-pt cntrs Red type 11.00, 20 lb ctns Red type 
18.00; Tomatoes, Plum 25 lb ctns Roma Large 14.00; Turnips 25 lb sks 
Topped Large 14.00; Watermelons per melon Red Flesh Seedless 15-20 lbs 
4.50, Red Flesh Seeded 20-24 lbs 4.00, 24 inch bins Red Flesh Seeded 
38s/36s 120.00, 24 inch bins Red Flesh Seedless 36s/45s 140.00.  CITRUS:  
Lemons 7/10 buctns MX 115s 32.00; Oranges 7/10 buctns Valencia CA 72s 
35.00; Tangerines 15.6 kg ctns CL 25.00, 14 2-lb sks 20.00.  SEASONAL 
MISC:  Corn Stalks per bundle 10s 5.00-6.00.

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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