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

WESTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT BASED STATE OF ORIGIN
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                                3,493           3,192          2,932
  Swine or Pork Market Formula                782             906            865
  Negotiated Formula
Packer Sold (all purchase types)              999           1,001          1,074
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                                      SOWS
                  NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 3,156

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               875         371       23.00-46.75       35.27
             400-449               816         425       25.00-47.25       34.75
             450-499               636         474       30.00-50.30       39.23
             500-549               525         524       31.98-49.82       43.53
             550/up                282         580       32.19-48.00       42.54
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis): 968
Price not reported due to confidentiality
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Iowa                 1,905             Minnesota                981
Missouri               981             Nebraska               1,194
South Dakota           213
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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
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           www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain
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