Weekly National Direct Swine Report (Mon)
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Des Moines, Iowa                 Mon, Feb 11, 2019              USDA Market News

WEEKLY NATIONAL DIRECT SWINE REPORT
For Week Ending Saturday, February 9, 2019

WEEKLY VOLUME and PERCENTAGES OF BARROWS & GILTS BY PURCHASE TYPE
FROM PRIOR DAY SLAUGHTERED SWINE REPORTS (Live and Carcass Basis)
                                                                             YTD
PRODUCER SOLD:                           Head Count        Percent       Percent
NEGOTIATED                                   45,925          1.97%         1.84%
OTHER MARKET FORMULA (FUTURES/OPTIONS)      224,722          9.64%         9.74%
SWINE OR PORK MARKET FORMULA                757,399         32.50%        31.82%
OTHER PURCHASE ARRANGEMENT                  465,623         19.98%        20.17%
NEGOTIATED FORMULA                           10,203          0.44%         0.35%
PACKER SOLD (ALL PURCHASE TYPES)             43,605          1.87%         1.93%
PACKER OWNED                                783,147         33.60%        34.16%
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WEEKLY VOLUME & WEIGHTED AVERAGE PRICES OF BARROWS & GILTS
FROM PRIOR DAY PURCHASED SWINE REPORTS (Includes Packer Sold)

                                NATIONAL        IOWA        WESTERN      EASTERN
                                             MINNESOTA     CORNBELT     CORNBELT
Negotiated (Carcass)
     Head Count                   33,659       15,380        16,819       15,970
     Wtd Avg                      $49.92       $49.56        $49.57       $50.44
Other Market Formula (Futures/Options) (Carcass)
     Head Count                  230,144      108,528       144,278       85,866
     Wtd Avg                      $56.73       $55.21        $55.49       $58.80
Swine/Pork Market Formula (Carcass)
     Head Count                  775,283      508,735       569,898      186,541
     Wtd Avg                      $54.48       $54.67        $54.62       $54.48
Other Purchase Arrangement (Carcass)
     Head Count                  492,898      280,658       330,877      160,616
     Wtd Avg                      $61.33       $60.98        $60.81       $62.46
Negotiated Formula (Carcass)
     Head Count                      360                                     360
     Wtd Avg                           *                                       *
Negotiated Combined (Carcass)
     Head Count                   34,019       15,380        16,819       16,330
     Wtd Avg                           *            *             *            *
Negotiated (Live)
     Head Count                    8,478        2,894         3,381        4,974
     Wtd Avg                      $39.48       $39.40        $39.03       $40.01
Negotiated Formula (Live)
     Head Count                    8,508        5,836         5,836        2,271
     Wtd Avg                           *            *             *            *
Negotiated Combined (Live)
     Head Count                   16,986        8,730         9,217        7,245
     Wtd Avg                           *            *             *            *
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WEEKLY VOLUME & WEIGHTED AVERAGE PRICES OF NEGOTIATED SOWS
FROM PRIOR DAY PURCHASED SWINE REPORTS

              NATIONAL             IOWA            WESTERN           EASTERN
                                MINNESOTA         CORNBELT          CORNBELT

Weight   Head   Avg         Head   Avg        Head   Avg         Head  Avg
Range    Count  Wgt  Price  Count  Wgt Price  Count  Wgt Price   Count Wgt  Price
300-399   6,294 370  27.82   3,059 370 28.34   4,737 370 27.57     870 363  27.69
400-449   6,530 426  28.02   2,489 427 28.72   4,415 426 27.33   1,181 427  29.39
450-499   8,905 475  33.04   2,783 475 32.59   4,003 475 31.93   3,472 474  34.23
500-549   8,000 523  35.12   2,616 522 35.38   3,480 523 34.82   2,680 522  35.77
550/up    3,901 588  36.19   1,184 591 37.07   1,817 590 36.48   1,047 581  36.51
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STATE OF ORIGIN


                  B & G     SOW    BOAR                    B & G    SOW     BOAR
Arkansas             671    906       0 California           324      0        0
Canada             7,072  7,000     521 Colorado             510     84        0
Georgia              880    187       0 Iowa             680,210  9,715    1,823
Illinois         121,630  4,949       1 Indiana          113,946  1,449        8
Kansas            13,179    293       0 Kentucky           5,628     13        0
Michigan          37,689    763       0 Minnesota        252,891  4,068      330
Missouri          17,358  3,000     959 Mississippi            0    125        0
Montana            2,486      0       0 N Carolina        76,154  2,598        0
N Dakota           1,825      0       0 Nebraska          93,611  4,850      273
New York             914      0       0 Ohio             100,486  1,065        0
Oklahoma          12,744  1,535     424 Pennsylvania      17,421    780        5
S Carolina         1,440    232       0 S Dakota          46,310    642      239
Tennessee          5,346      0       0 Texas                  0    263        0
Utah               2,339      0       0 Virginia               0     78        0
Wisconsin          3,545    188     103
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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
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