Daily Direct Prior Day Sow and Boar (Purchased Swine) - Eastern Cornbelt
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Des Moines, Iowa              Thu, Oct 11, 2018                 USDA Market News

EASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT BASED STATE OF ORIGIN
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Wednesday, October 10, 2018

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

                                           Actual          Actual         Actual
                                        Prior Day        Week Ago       Year Ago
Producer Sold
  Negotiated                                2,161           2,239          2,115
  Swine or Pork Market Formula                433             362            603
  Negotiated Formula
Packer Sold (all purchase types)              485             595            412
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                                      SOWS
                  NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 2,234

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               179         365            -
             400-449               350         427       20.71-32.35       27.86
             450-499               722         472       23.50-37.88       33.38
             500-549               633         521       23.00-42.50       35.83
             550/up                178         585       25.38-42.50       37.39
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis): 4
Price not reported due to confidentiality
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Illinois             1,108             Indiana                  353
Michigan               256             Mississippi              133
North Carolina         412             Ohio                     374
Pennsylvania           205             South Carolina           104
Virginia               154             Wisconsin                 60
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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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