Daily Direct Prior Day Sow and Boar (Purchased Swine) - National
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Des Moines, Iowa                Wed, May 01, 2019               USDA Market News

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Tuesday, April 30, 2019

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

                                           Actual          Actual         Actual
                                        Prior Day        Week Ago       Year Ago
Producer Sold
  Negotiated                                6,745           8,427          7,664
  Swine or Pork Market Formula              1,435           1,733          1,363
  Negotiated Formula                           64
Packer Sold (all purchase types)              586           1,044          1,334
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                  NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 6,686

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399             1,061         371       42.00-64.00       55.35
             400-449             1,137         424       41.00-65.75       56.16
             450-499             1,656         474       46.00-68.58       60.76
             500-549             1,884         523       57.39-72.73       63.13
             550/up                822         590       46.00-72.73       64.25
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               NEGOTIATED FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 64

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399                64         374           *     *           *
             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): 6,750

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399             1,125         371           *     *           *
             400-449             1,137         424       41.00-65.75       56.16
             450-499             1,656         474       46.00-68.58       60.76
             500-549             1,884         523       57.39-72.73       63.13
             550/up                822         590       46.00-72.73       64.25
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          SWINE & PORK MARKET FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 1,803

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               222         378           *     *           *
             400-449               543         425       49.10-56.30       53.60
             450-499               216         474           *     *           *
             500-549               307         524       60.80-63.47       62.40
             550/up                180         591           *     *           *
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis):  277

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             200/Up                259         398       16.00-40.00       35.62
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Canada               1,010             Illinois               1,095
Indiana                173             Iowa                   2,005
Kansas                 166             Michigan                 244
Minnesota            1,196             Missouri                 895
Nebraska               564             North Carolina           587
Ohio                   212             Oklahoma                 277
Pennsylvania           182             South Dakota              87
Wisconsin              137
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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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