Daily Direct Prior Day Sow and Boar (Purchased Swine) - Western Cornbelt
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Des Moines, Iowa                Mon, Apr 16, 2018               USDA Market News

WESTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT BASED STATE OF ORIGIN
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Friday, April 13, 2018

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

                                           Actual          Actual         Actual
                                        Prior Day        Week Ago       Year Ago
Producer Sold
  Negotiated                                4,046           3,722          2,578
  Swine or Pork Market Formula                748             628          1,282
  Negotiated Formula
Packer Sold (all purchase types)              660             601            613
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                                      SOWS
                  NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 3,724

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               940         373       24.00-42.00       35.69
             400-449               817         424       25.00-43.00       36.10
             450-499               645         475       24.00-44.50       38.95
             500-549               634         523       37.88-45.00       40.81
             550/up                592         586       34.82-45.50       42.33
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis): 942
Price not reported due to confidentiality
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Iowa                 2,126             Kansas                    18
Minnesota            1,462             Missouri                 609
Nebraska             1,076             South Dakota             304
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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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