Daily Direct Prior Day Sow and Boar (Purchased Swine) - National
USDA - Fri Mar 15, 8:25AM CDT
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Des Moines, Iowa                Fri, Mar 15, 2019               USDA Market News

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Thursday, March 14, 2019

                        CURRENT VOLUME BY PURCHASE TYPE
                      SOWS & BOARS LIVE AND CARCASS BASIS

                                           Actual          Actual         Actual
                                        Prior Day        Week Ago       Year Ago
Producer Sold
  Negotiated                                7,631           7,615          7,212
  Swine or Pork Market Formula              1,353           1,426          2,156
  Negotiated Formula                                           37
Packer Sold (all purchase types)            1,188           1,580          1,202
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                  NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 7,587

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399             1,262         367       26.00-48.00       39.51
             400-449             1,491         426       28.00-50.25       39.52
             450-499             1,704         474       33.00-51.75       44.72
             500-549             1,904         524       35.06-53.64       47.51
             550/up                623         588       34.00-53.42       48.34
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               NEGOTIATED FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis):

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399                 0                        -
             400-449                 0                        -
             450-499                 0                        -
             500-549                 0                        -
             550/up                  0                        -
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    COMBINED NEGOTIATED & NEGOTIATED FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 7,587

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399             1,262         367       26.00-48.00       39.51
             400-449             1,491         426       28.00-50.25       39.52
             450-499             1,704         474       33.00-51.75       44.72
             500-549             1,904         524       35.06-53.64       47.51
             550/up                623         588       34.00-53.42       48.34
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          SWINE & PORK MARKET FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 1,567

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               119         378           *     *           *
             400-449               311         425       36.14-48.85       41.19
             450-499               351         477       36.14-51.01       46.94
             500-549               451         525       46.45-52.83       50.02
             550/up                335         592           *     *           *
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis):  1018

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             200/Up                611         382       10.00-21.50       20.33
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Arkansas               190             Canada                 1,172
Illinois             1,412             Indiana                  357
Iowa                 2,280             Kentucky                  31
Michigan               241             Minnesota                936
Missouri             1,151             Nebraska                 491
North Carolina         532             Ohio                     252
Oklahoma               353             Pennsylvania             178
South Carolina         150             South Dakota             326
Wisconsin              211
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*Price not reported due to confidentiality, For more information visit:
www.ams.usda.gov/sites/default/files/media/ConfidentialityGuidelines.pdf

Source:    USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, Des Moines, IA
           515-284-4460      email:  desm.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
           24 Hour recorded market information 515-284-4830
           www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain
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