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

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT
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                                7,439           7,322          4,547
  Swine or Pork Market Formula              1,484           1,745          2,005
  Negotiated Formula
Packer Sold (all purchase types)            1,363           1,248            776
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                  NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 7,137

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399             1,093         371       24.00-42.00       35.73
             400-449             1,081         426       25.00-43.25       36.07
             450-499             1,365         474       24.00-44.50       38.91
             500-549             1,716         522       36.72-45.00       40.76
             550/up              1,058         585       34.82-45.50       41.97
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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): 7,137

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399             1,093         371       24.00-42.00       35.73
             400-449             1,081         426       25.00-43.25       36.07
             450-499             1,365         474       24.00-44.50       38.91
             500-549             1,716         522       36.72-45.00       40.76
             550/up              1,058         585       34.82-45.50       41.97
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          SWINE & PORK MARKET FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 1,913

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               258         375           *     *           *
             400-449               376         424       28.54-35.54       32.96
             450-499               542         477       36.54-39.50       37.95
             500-549               434         524       39.01-41.06       40.02
             550/up                302         588           *     *           *
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis):  1377

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             200/Up                579         373       14.00-28.00       23.85
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Arkansas               191             Canada                 1,518
Illinois               749             Indiana                  186
Iowa                 2,126             Kansas                    18
Michigan               352             Minnesota              1,462
Missouri               609             Nebraska               1,076
North Carolina         471             Ohio                      90
Oklahoma               634             Pennsylvania             311
South Dakota           304             Texas                     79
Wisconsin              251
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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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