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

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT
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                                6,552           6,580          6,074
  Swine or Pork Market Formula              1,709           2,240          2,390
  Negotiated Formula
Packer Sold (all purchase types)            1,724           1,364            764
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                  NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 6,577

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               829         373       25.20-38.00       31.37
             400-449             1,073         426       20.00-39.00       31.06
             450-499             1,298         476       25.00-40.00       33.32
             500-549             1,582         524       28.18-41.00       35.54
             550/up                835         586       28.19-42.00       36.27
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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): 6,577

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               829         373       25.20-38.00       31.37
             400-449             1,073         426       20.00-39.00       31.06
             450-499             1,298         476       25.00-40.00       33.32
             500-549             1,582         524       28.18-41.00       35.54
             550/up                835         586       28.19-42.00       36.27
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          SWINE & PORK MARKET FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 2,652

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               171         376       27.80-34.83       32.55
             400-449               658         429       27.51-34.28       31.75
             450-499               592         476       31.48-35.63       33.72
             500-549               637         526       32.93-36.69       35.02
             550/up                500         586       35.43-38.51       36.38
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis):  756

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             200/Up                542         410       10.00-27.00       22.00
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Arkansas               176             Canada                 1,519
Georgia                 93             Illinois               1,053
Indiana             ***397***          Iowa                   2,045
Maine                   28             Michigan              ***270***
Minnesota              727             Mississippi               88
Missouri             1,004             Nebraska                 598
North Carolina         678             Ohio                      95
Oklahoma               372             Pennsylvania             294
South Dakota           338             Texas                     76
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
           24 Hour recorded market information 515-284-4830
           www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain
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