Daily Direct Prior Day Sow and Boar (Purchased Swine) - Eastern Cornbelt
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Des Moines, Iowa              Thu, Dec 07, 2017                 USDA Market News

EASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT BASED STATE OF ORIGIN
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Wednesday, December 6, 2017

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

                                           Actual          Actual         Actual
                                        Prior Day        Week Ago       Year Ago
Producer Sold
  Negotiated                                2,336           1,468          2,040
  Swine or Pork Market Formula                451             542            697
  Negotiated Formula
Packer Sold (all purchase types)              622             694            658
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                                      SOWS
                  NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 2,491

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               478         379       34.60-48.00       41.62
             400-449               356         427       34.26-49.00       41.00
             450-499               413         475       37.00-50.00       41.88
             500-549               925         521       40.46-50.50       44.83
             550/up                148         587       42.48-50.50       46.23
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis): 26
Price not reported due to confidentiality
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Illinois             1,119             Indiana                  309
Kentucky                90             Michigan                 184
North Carolina       1,175             Ohio                     178
Pennsylvania           286             Wisconsin                 68
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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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