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

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT
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                                6,631           6,971          5,895
  Swine or Pork Market Formula              1,910           2,147          2,151
  Negotiated Formula
Packer Sold (all purchase types)            1,876           1,961          1,405
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                  NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 6,611

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399             1,222         375       33.57-48.00       40.26
             400-449             1,127         426       33.00-49.00       39.60
             450-499             1,062         476       28.00-50.00       41.39
             500-549             2,017         524       35.60-50.50       44.97
             550/up                695         589       42.17-50.50       46.19
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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): 6,611

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399             1,222         375       33.57-48.00       40.26
             400-449             1,127         426       33.00-49.00       39.60
             450-499             1,062         476       28.00-50.00       41.39
             500-549             2,017         524       35.60-50.50       44.97
             550/up                695         589       42.17-50.50       46.19
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          SWINE & PORK MARKET FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 2,628

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               400         375       33.66-43.22       40.39
             400-449               589         429       36.95-44.31       40.47
             450-499               544         475       38.95-46.69       43.54
             500-549               753         522       45.85-48.65       47.53
             550/up                342         582       46.01-49.53       47.35
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis):  1178

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             200/Up                676         378       14.07-32.50       29.41
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Arkansas               180             Canada                 1,688
Illinois             1,119             Indiana                  309
Iowa                 1,841             Kentucky                  90
Michigan               184             Minnesota                389
Missouri             1,235             Nebraska               1,044
North Carolina       1,175             Ohio                     178
Oklahoma               269             Pennsylvania             286
South Dakota           452             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
           24 Hour recorded market information 515-284-4830
           www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain
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