Daily Direct Prior Day Sow and Boar (Purchased Swine) - National
USDA - Thu Dec 06, 8:04AM CST
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Des Moines, Iowa                Thu, Dec 06, 2018               USDA Market News

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Wednesday, December 5, 2018

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

                                           Actual          Actual         Actual
                                        Prior Day        Week Ago       Year Ago
Producer Sold
  Negotiated                                7,493           6,494          6,631
  Swine or Pork Market Formula              1,562           1,933          1,910
  Negotiated Formula                          116              97
Packer Sold (all purchase types)            2,090           2,062          1,876
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                  NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 7,219

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399             1,162         371       23.00-46.75       35.14
             400-449             1,269         426       25.00-48.75       35.37
             450-499             1,444         476       30.00-50.30       40.83
             500-549             1,668         524       31.50-50.50       43.74
             550/up                730         588       32.19-50.53       44.38
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               NEGOTIATED FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 116

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               116         363           *     *           *
             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): 7,335

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399             1,278         371           *     *           *
             400-449             1,269         426       25.00-48.75       35.37
             450-499             1,444         476       30.00-50.30       40.83
             500-549             1,668         524       31.50-50.50       43.74
             550/up                730         588       32.19-50.53       44.38
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          SWINE & PORK MARKET FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 2,670

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               497         367       31.12-38.27       36.88
             400-449               589         426       31.98-38.85       36.09
             450-499               447         476       32.20-47.06       41.79
             500-549               632         523       33.28-47.51       44.96
             550/up                421         586       33.28-47.54       44.97
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis):  1256

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             200/Up                821         355       14.00-23.00       20.87
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Arkansas               269             Canada                 1,957
Georgia                 74             Illinois                 889
Indiana                356             Iowa                   1,905
Michigan               276             Minnesota                981
Mississippi            119             Missouri                 981
Nebraska             1,194             North Carolina           531
Ohio                   177             Oklahoma                 537
Pennsylvania           192             South Carolina           107
South Dakota           213             Texas                     80
Virginia               111             Wisconsin                312
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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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