Daily Direct Prior Day Sow and Boar (Purchased Swine) - Eastern Cornbelt
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Des Moines, Iowa              Fri, Mar 15, 2019                 USDA Market News

EASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT BASED STATE OF ORIGIN
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Thursday, March 14, 2019

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

                                           Actual          Actual         Actual
                                        Prior Day        Week Ago       Year Ago
Producer Sold
  Negotiated                                2,621           2,520          2,170
  Swine or Pork Market Formula                260             272            349
  Negotiated Formula                                           37
Packer Sold (all purchase types)              392             536            574
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                                      SOWS
                  NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 2,743

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               374         356       26.00-47.50       40.94
             400-449               414         427       34.00-50.25       42.13
             450-499               624         471       34.00-51.00       45.10
             500-549               842         523       44.44-52.00       48.26
             550/up                195         599       34.00-53.33       50.48
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis): 46
Price not reported due to confidentiality
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Illinois             1,412             Indiana                  357
Kentucky                31             Michigan                 241
North Carolina         532             Ohio                     252
Pennsylvania           178             South Carolina           150
Wisconsin              211
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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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