Daily Direct Prior Day Sow and Boar (Purchased Swine) - Eastern Cornbelt
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Des Moines, Iowa              Thu, Oct 12, 2017                 USDA Market News

EASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT BASED STATE OF ORIGIN
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Wednesday, October 11, 2017

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

                                           Actual          Actual         Actual
                                        Prior Day        Week Ago       Year Ago
Producer Sold
  Negotiated                                2,115           2,036          1,565
  Swine or Pork Market Formula                603             439            333
  Negotiated Formula
Packer Sold (all purchase types)              412             497            260
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                                      SOWS
                  NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 2,114

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               250         381       30.00-37.00       32.26
             400-449               277         427       20.00-38.00       31.95
             450-499               378         471       27.00-39.00       32.69
             500-549               746         527       32.00-40.00       36.09
             550/up                110         580       33.00-41.00       35.89
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis): 116
Price not reported due to confidentiality
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Georgia                 93             Illinois               1,053
Indiana             ***397***          Maine                     28
Michigan            ***270***          Mississippi               88
North Carolina         678             Ohio                      95
Pennsylvania           294             Wisconsin                134
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Source:    USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, Des Moines, IA
           515-284-4460      email:  desm.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
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           www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain
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