National Daily Direct Prior Day Slaughtered Swine
USDA - Tue Mar 13, 9:42AM CDT
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Des Moines, Iowa               Tue, Mar 13, 2018                USDA Market News

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT HOG PRIOR DAY REPORT - SLAUGHTERED SWINE
Slaughter Data for Monday, March 12, 2018

Barrows and Gilts (Live and Carcass Basis): 422,396

                      NEGOTIATED    OTHER     SWINE    OTHER NEGOTIATED  TOTALS/
                                   MARKET   OR PORK PURCHASE    FORMULA  WTD AVG
                                  FORMULA    MARKET ARRGMENT
                                (FUT/OPT)** FORMULA
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Producer Sold:

HEAD COUNT                11,964   34,752   129,185  100,921      1,646  278,468
CARCASS BASE PRICE         62.47    66.77     64.27    68.69          *    66.18
AVERAGE NET PRICE          64.21    68.98     66.80    70.14          *    68.24
LOWEST NET LOT             55.78    58.52     56.67    53.19          *    56.26
HIGHEST NET LOT            70.26    76.84     76.46    82.86          *    76.50
AVERAGE LIVE WT           277.08   284.60    284.83   282.64          *   283.65
AVERAGE CARCASS WT        201.24   215.44    214.66   212.42          *   213.47
AVERAGE SORT LOSS          -2.09    -2.07     -1.76    -1.29          *    -1.65
AVERAGE BACKFAT             0.66     0.60      0.63     0.67          *     0.64
AVG LOIN DEPTH (LD)         2.41     2.76      2.74     2.56          *     2.68
LEA (LD Converted)          7.22     8.29      8.23     7.69          *     8.04
AVERAGE LEAN PERCENT       54.20    56.58     56.43    55.81          *    56.19
(Packer Buying Programs)
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Packer Sold:                 TOTALS/WTD AVG
                           All Purchase Types
HEAD COUNT                       10,170
CARCASS BASE PRICE                63.76
AVERAGE NET PRICE                 65.55
AVERAGE OF LOWEST NET LOTS        60.35
AVERAGE OF HIGHEST NET LOTS       67.41
AVERAGE LIVE WT                  276.78
AVERAGE CARCASS WT               207.89
AVERAGE SORT LOSS                 -1.36
AVERAGE BACKFAT                    0.61
AVERAGE LOIN DEPTH (LD)            2.74
LOINEYE AREA (LD Converted)        8.24
AVERAGE LEAN PERCENT              56.62
(Packer Buying Programs)
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Packer Owned:                TOTALS/WTD AVG

HEAD COUNT                      133,758
AVERAGE LIVE WT                  281.96
AVERAGE CARCASS WT               214.23
AVERAGE BACKFAT                    0.62
AVERAGE LOIN DEPTH (LD)            2.48
AVERAGE LEAN PERCENT              54.36
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                MEASUREMENTS BASED ON SLAUGHTER DATA REPORTED:
Prior Slaughter Day's Average Market Hog based on reported slaughter data:
213.54 lbs carcass;  BF 0.64;  LD 2.63;  LEA 7.90;  FFLI  53.80%

                          CARCASS-BASED PURCHASES:
                    Wtd Avg Base             $66.09
                    Wtd Avg Net Price        $68.14
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SWINE SCHEDULED FOR DELIVERY TO PACKING PLANTS FOR SLAUGHTER

(Dates based on reporting days)     Head Count
   March 13, 2018                     439,206
   March 14, 2018                     412,586
   March 15, 2018                     403,848
   March 16, 2018                     375,004
   March 17, 2018                      77,160
   March 18, 2018                      35,002
   March 19, 2018                     167,787
   March 20, 2018                     169,057
   March 21, 2018                     168,794
   March 22, 2018                     161,333
   March 23, 2018                     148,444
   March 24, 2018                      24,665
   March 25, 2018                      12,018
   March 26, 2018                      93,387
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                          NEGOTIATED   NEGOTIATED    COMBINED
                                          FORMULA
Producer Sold:

HEAD COUNT                    11,964        1,646      13,610
CARCASS BASE PRICE             62.47            *       62.47
AVERAGE NET PRICE              64.21            *       64.21
LOWEST NET LOT                 55.78            *       55.78
HIGHEST NET LOT                70.26            *       70.26
AVERAGE LIVE WT               277.08            *      277.78
AVERAGE CARCASS WT            201.24            *      201.24
AVERAGE SORT LOSS              -2.09            *       -2.09
AVERAGE BACKFAT                 0.66            *        0.66
AVG LOIN DEPTH (LD)             2.41            *        2.41
LEA (LD Converted)              7.22            *        7.22
AVERAGE LEAN PERCENT           54.20            *       54.20
(Packer Buying Programs)
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* Price not reported due to confidentiality. For more information visit:
www.ams.usda.gov/sites/default/files/media/ConfidentialityGuidelines.pdf

** Futures/Options

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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