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

IOWA/MINNESOTA DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT BASED ON 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                                2,914           2,756          2,120
  Swine or Pork Market Formula                514             408            667
  Negotiated Formula
Packer Sold (all purchase types)              160              46            180
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                                     SOWS
                   NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)
Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis):  2,512

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               717         369       24.00-42.00       36.31
             400-449               404         427       25.00-43.00       36.26
             450-499               505         475       24.00-44.50       39.34
             500-549               352         523       37.88-45.00       41.04
             550/up                438         585       34.82-45.50       42.36
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis): 667
Price not reported due to confidentiality
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Iowa                 2,126             Minnesota              1,462
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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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