Daily Direct Prior Day Sow and Boar (Purchased Swine) - National
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Des Moines, Iowa                Thu, Apr 18, 2019               USDA Market News

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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

                                           Actual          Actual         Actual
                                        Prior Day        Week Ago       Year Ago
Producer Sold
  Negotiated                                6,852           6,985          7,176
  Swine or Pork Market Formula              1,779           2,284          1,798
  Negotiated Formula                                           81
Packer Sold (all purchase types)            1,240           1,536          1,102
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                  NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 6,541

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               892         367       31.93-55.50       46.07
             400-449             1,213         426       31.93-56.50       47.72
             450-499             1,418         474       41.00-60.00       52.98
             500-549             1,599         525       41.00-60.99       54.23
             550/up              1,049         586       44.25-61.99       56.80
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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): 6,541

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               892         367       31.93-55.50       46.07
             400-449             1,213         426       31.93-56.50       47.72
             450-499             1,418         474       41.00-60.00       52.98
             500-549             1,599         525       41.00-60.99       54.23
             550/up              1,049         586       44.25-61.99       56.80
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          SWINE & PORK MARKET FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 2,065

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               309         372       42.24-47.42       46.07
             400-449               414         427       41.17-48.42       44.69
             450-499               357         476       43.29-54.78       52.38
             500-549               554         522       44.35-59.39       54.45
             550/up                272         588           *     *           *
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis):  1265

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             200/Up                785         361       15.00-43.60       36.72
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Arkansas               191             Canada                 1,363
Georgia                140             Illinois                 817
Indiana                351             Iowa                   1,999
Michigan               184             Minnesota                728
Missouri               877             Nebraska                 969
North Carolina         586             Ohio                     130
Oklahoma               468             Pennsylvania             347
South Dakota           462             Virginia                  80
Wisconsin              228
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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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