Daily Direct Prior Day Sow and Boar (Purchased Swine) - Iowa So Minn
USDA - Thu Dec 06, 8:04AM CST
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Des Moines, Iowa                Thu, Dec 06, 2018               USDA Market News

IOWA/MINNESOTA DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT BASED ON STATE OF ORIGIN
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Wednesday, December 5, 2018

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

                                           Actual          Actual         Actual
                                        Prior Day        Week Ago       Year Ago
Producer Sold
  Negotiated                                2,402           2,248          1,943
  Swine or Pork Market Formula                340             415            261
  Negotiated Formula
Packer Sold (all purchase types)              144             206             26
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                                     SOWS
                   NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)
Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis):  2,010

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               365         373       23.00-46.00       35.56
             400-449               489         426       25.00-46.50       35.49
             450-499               557         475       30.00-50.30       39.31
             500-549               430         523       31.98-49.82       43.88
             550/up                168         581       32.19-48.00       42.23
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis): 548
Price not reported due to confidentiality
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Iowa                 1,905             Minnesota                981
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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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           www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain
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