Daily Direct Prior Day Sow and Boar (Purchased Swine) - Eastern Cornbelt
USDA - Tue Mar 19, 7:57AM CDT
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Des Moines, Iowa              Tue, Mar 19, 2019                 USDA Market News

EASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT BASED STATE OF ORIGIN
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Monday, March 18, 2019

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

                                           Actual          Actual         Actual
                                        Prior Day        Week Ago       Year Ago
Producer Sold
  Negotiated                                1,049           1,154          1,642
  Swine or Pork Market Formula                270              87            285
  Negotiated Formula
Packer Sold (all purchase types)              157             163            246
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                                      SOWS
                  NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 1,016

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               193         336           *     *           *
             400-449               197         422           *     *           *
             450-499               278         476       34.00-46.35       43.37
             500-549               211         519       44.50-48.33       45.83
             550/up                 16         593           *     *           *
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis): 33
Price not reported due to confidentiality
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Illinois               545             Indiana                  207
Michigan                90             North Carolina           163
Ohio                   172             Pennsylvania              92
South Carolina          80             Wisconsin                127
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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
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