Daily Direct Prior Day Sow and Boar (Purchased Swine) - Iowa So Minn
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Des Moines, Iowa                Fri, Mar 15, 2019               USDA Market News

IOWA/MINNESOTA DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT BASED ON STATE OF ORIGIN
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Thursday, March 14, 2019

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

                                           Actual          Actual         Actual
                                        Prior Day        Week Ago       Year Ago
Producer Sold
  Negotiated                                2,737           2,442          2,575
  Swine or Pork Market Formula                479             397            653
  Negotiated Formula
Packer Sold (all purchase types)                                6
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                                     SOWS
                   NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)
Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis):  2,493

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               634         367       26.00-48.00       40.03
             400-449               643         426       28.00-48.75       39.52
             450-499               581         475       33.00-51.75       44.24
             500-549               371         526       35.06-53.64       47.67
             550/up                161         590       34.45-52.50       46.19
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis): 432
Price not reported due to confidentiality
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Iowa                 2,280             Minnesota                936
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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
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