Daily Direct Prior Day Sow and Boar (Purchased Swine) - Eastern Cornbelt
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Des Moines, Iowa              Fri, Aug 10, 2018                 USDA Market News

EASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT BASED STATE OF ORIGIN
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Thursday, August 9, 2018

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

                                           Actual          Actual         Actual
                                        Prior Day        Week Ago       Year Ago
Producer Sold
  Negotiated                                2,583           2,370          1,972
  Swine or Pork Market Formula                257             225            482
  Negotiated Formula
Packer Sold (all purchase types)              544             420            168
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                                      SOWS
                  NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 2,526

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               420         371       29.86-35.00       32.13
             400-449               244         425       27.00-40.75       32.98
             450-499               668         476       27.00-41.50       35.37
             500-549               721         523       32.25-42.50       37.00
             550/up                162         585       32.75-42.50       38.30
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis): 134
Price not reported due to confidentiality
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Illinois             1,729             Indiana                  386
Michigan               407             Mississippi               59
North Carolina       1,139             Ohio                     287
Pennsylvania           193             South Carolina            93
Virginia                44             Wisconsin                138
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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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