Daily Direct Prior Day Sow and Boar (Purchased Swine) - Iowa So Minn
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Des Moines, Iowa                Wed, May 16, 2018               USDA Market News

IOWA/MINNESOTA DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT BASED ON STATE OF ORIGIN
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Tuesday, May 15, 2018

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

                                           Actual          Actual         Actual
                                        Prior Day        Week Ago       Year Ago
Producer Sold
  Negotiated                                2,359           2,366          1,824
  Swine or Pork Market Formula                683             287            819
  Negotiated Formula
Packer Sold (all purchase types)               48                            228
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                                     SOWS
                   NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)
Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis):  1,929

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               290         377       27.00-47.75       39.33
             400-449               323         426       29.00-48.25       40.25
             450-499               531         472       34.00-51.00       42.75
             500-549               383         524       43.93-53.00       49.42
             550/up                285         586       45.97-52.00       49.16
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis): 539
Price not reported due to confidentiality
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Iowa                 1,933             Minnesota              1,157
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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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