Daily Direct Prior Day Sow and Boar (Purchased Swine) - Eastern Cornbelt
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Des Moines, Iowa              Wed, Nov 21, 2018                 USDA Market News

EASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT BASED STATE OF ORIGIN
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Tuesday, November 20, 2018

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

                                           Actual          Actual         Actual
                                        Prior Day        Week Ago       Year Ago
Producer Sold
  Negotiated                                2,251           1,917          1,889
  Swine or Pork Market Formula                176             359            353
  Negotiated Formula                                          113
Packer Sold (all purchase types)              591             604            419
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                                      SOWS
                  NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis): 2,323

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               260         372       34.00-42.00       37.11
             400-449               304         426       37.50-51.25       40.73
             450-499               469         470       38.00-52.00       45.16
             500-549               954         522       33.00-53.00       47.34
             550/up                262         580       46.00-53.39       51.18
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis): 14
Price not reported due to confidentiality
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Georgia                 23             Illinois               1,348
Indiana                102             Kentucky                 102
Mississippi             64             North Carolina           563
Ohio                   430             Pennsylvania              86
South Carolina          86             Virginia                  77
Wisconsin              246
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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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